Today, we remember seven Virginians who put everything on the line. Pledging their fortunes and their sacred honor, they and 49 others signed their names to the Declaration of Independence, daring King George: Here we are come and get us.
The Virginian-Pilot, Sat, Jul 4 2015 @ 11:29 AM
Did you know that more fires are reported on July Fourth than on any other day of the year in the U.S.? Nearly half of these fires are caused by fireworks. Did you know that most often, children and teens between the ages of 10 and 14 are injured while using consumer fireworks? The good news is you can enjoy your holiday and the fireworks with just a few simple safety tips: In Loudoun County, consumer fireworks, namely sparklers and ground-based fountains, are legal to possess and use on private property.
Patch.com, Fri, Jul 3 2015 @ 05:05 PM