Welcome to The Burn, a news and lifestyle website covering what people are buzzing about in and around Ashburn, Virginia. Or as the kids and hipsters call it: The Burn.

We cover new restaurants and local businesses, big community events, our never-ending road construction, amazing Ashburn homes, interesting neighbors, fun history facts, and more.

Our coverage area is all of eastern Loudoun County — the booming communities of Ashburn, Leesburg, Sterling, South Riding, Stone Ridge, Aldie, Dulles and more.

Finally, we really hope you’ll be part of the community here at The Burn. Bookmark this page on your computer or phone. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter. Read and share our posts, leave comments and discuss news with other readers and, most importantly, send us ideas, questions or tips on interesting things you spot around Loudoun County. Direct ’em to: [email protected]