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This Week in Ashburn: May 4-10

We love our teachers here in Ashburn, and for Teacher Appreciation Week the kids and parents went all out!

Monday, May 4

Teacher Appreciation Week kicks off!
photo courtesy of  Cedar Lane ES

Hero teacher!

Hero teacher!

photo courtesy of Discovery Elementary School

Clever use of candy. :)

Clever use of candy. ūüôā

Baby ducks hatch!
photo courtesy of Farmwell Station MS

Taking a dip!

Taking a dip!

We welcome another new business to Ashburn!

Ribbon cutting for the Bank of Clarke County at One Loudoun.

Ribbon cutting for the Bank of Clarke County at One Loudoun.

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This Week in Ashburn: November 10-16

High school playoffs continue this week in Ashburn, along with theatre productions and special remembrances for our veterans.

November 11

Ashburn celebrates Veteran’s Day.
photo courtesy of Discovery Elementary

A special program to honor veterans at Discovery Elementary in Ashburn.

A special program to honor veterans at Discovery Elementary.

photo courtesy of Hillside Elementary

The Wall of Honor at Hillside Elementary in Ashburn.

The Wall of Honor at Hillside Elementary.

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This Week in Ashburn: October 20-26

The weeks leading up to Halloween are extra fun in Ashburn! Many elementary schools had special events, Eagle Ridge’s 6th graders enjoyed their social and trick or treating begins!

October 22

The club fair at Rock Ridge offers students fun extracurricular activities.
photo courtesy of Rock Ridge High School

The crew club looks to entice new members.

The crew club looks to entice new members.

October 24

Playground ribbon cutting for Discovery Elementary School.
photo courtesy of Dominion Trail Elementary ES

Discovery Elementary's new adaptive playground in Ashburn.

Discovery Elementary’s new adaptive playground.

A bear wandered near the tool road, where it was injured, presumably hit by a car. It’s now at the Virginia Wildlife Center receiving care.
photos courtesy of Loudoun County Animal Services

Injured bear on the shoulder of the toll road in Ashburn.

Injured bear on the shoulder of the toll road in Ashburn.

Officer Shires captured the injured animal.

Officer Shires captured the injured animal.

Monster Mash!
photo courtesy of Discovery Elementary School

"We did the Mash. We did the Monster Mash."

“We did the Mash. We did the Monster Mash.”

Spooky Kooky Bingo at Belmont Station Elementary
photo courtesy of Gwen Meehan

"I-4"   "Bingo!"

“I-4” “Bingo!”

And more Bingo!
photo courtesy of Hillside Elementary

Halloween Bingo at Hillside in Ashburn.

Halloween Bingo at Hillside.

The 6th graders get their own social.
photo courtesy of  Eagle Ridge

Time to mix and meet new friends!

Time to mix and meet new friends!

October 25

Ashburn Farmer’s Market at One Loudoun
photo courtesy of Loudoun Entertainment

Buy fresh & local!

Buy fresh & local!

October 26

Prepping for trick or treating at the Brambleton Town Center!
photo courtesy of Brambleton Town Center

Here are the goodies, my pretties!

Here are the goodies, my pretties!

2014 Spooktackular at Ashburn Village
photo courtesy of Ashburn Village Pavilion

Skeletons and pirates by the lake in Ashburn Village!

Skeletons and pirates by the lake!

This Week in Ashburn: August 25-31

This week in Ashburn saw the final prep for the opening of schools, with back-to-school nights, open houses, picnics and more. Plus it was the kickoff of football season!

August 26

Flight Day at RRHS
photo courtesy of Rock Ridge High School

Time for Phoenix to gather at the new school in Ashburn.

Time for Phoenix to gather at the new school.

First Battle of the Burn of the 2014-15 school year!

Yikes! Kind of a lopsided score, huh? ;)

Yikes! Kind of a lopsided score, huh? ūüėČ

August 28

Open house at Discovery ES.
photo courtesy of Discovery Elementary 

Welcoming new and returning students.

Welcoming new and returning students.

Mill Run’s Open House.
photo courtesy of Mill Run ES

Ready to serve lunch!

Ready to serve lunch!

August 29

Stone Bridge students making cars sparkle for a good cause.
photo courtesy of Stone Bridge High School

Bulldogs supporting Special Olympics.

Bulldogs supporting Special Olympics.

Are you ready for some football???
photo courtesy of Rock Ridge PTSO

Phoenix JV kick off the inaugural football season at Rock Ridge!

Phoenix JV kick off the inaugural football season at Rock Ridge!

photo courtesy of Rock Ridge PTSO

Phoenix marching band takes the field.

Phoenix marching band takes the field.

photo courtesy of Kevin Ahearn

Spartans ready to take the field for the 2014 season in Ashburn.

Spartans ready to take the field for the 2014 season.

Pre-game fun at Briar Woods!
photo courtesy of Falcon Frenzy

White out at Briar!

White out at Briar!

Taking the field!

And the new season begins at Briar Woods in Ashburn!

And the new season begins at Briar Woods!

This Week in Ashburn: April 21-27

Now that everyone in Ashburn is back from spring break, the spring event schedule is in full swing! We have lots of great photos to share with you this week, from fundraisers to staff basketball to Earth Day celebrations. Enjoy!

April 22

Celebrating Earth Day!
photo courtesy of Primrose School of Ashburn

The kids at Primrose School of Ashburn getting their hands on Mother Earth.

The kids at Primrose School of Ashburn getting their hands on Mother Earth.

First meeting of Rock Ridge’s¬†volleyball team.
photo courtesy of Rock Ridge High School

Coach O'Brien talks to his future volleyball team.

Coach O’Brien talks to his future volleyball team.

April 23

There’s more than wine¬†at Parallel Wine Bistro!
photo courtesy of Loudoun Entertainment

Taste testing Fat Cat beer!

Taste testing Fat Cat beer!

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This Week in Ashburn: March 24-30

The week began and ended with snow and gloom. Everyone in Ashburn is desperate for warm, sunny weather!

March 24

Construction coming along for the new Starplex Cinema.
photo courtesy of Loudoun Station

Starplex Cinema

Starplex Cinema

A great time had by all at the Spirit Night for Discovery Elementary School!
photo courtesy of Zazu Frozen Yogurt & Crepes

Zazu Frozen Yogurt & Crepes host Discovery Elementary.

Zazu Frozen Yogurt & Crepes host Discovery Elementary.

March 25

Spring?
photo courtesy of Patti Bottcher

Was there really 3-6 inches of snow in late March?

Was there really 3-6 inches of snow in late March?

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