26th Annual Vintage Virginia Wine Festival, Bull Run Park, Centreville, Saturday and Sunday, June 2 and 3.
Month: May 2007
Press Pass: The Machine
Off Track: Damien Rice
Longing For Lisa Damien Rice played a sold-out D.A.R. Constitution Hall last Friday night and, while his creative side was on full display, the absence of recently-departed female vocalist Lisa Hannigan was keenly felt.
Dowd on Drinks: Beverage Giant Plays Tequila Card
The Orendain family has been an economic and political force in Mexico’s Tequila city and Jalisco state since 1926.
Restaurant Spotlight: Mie N Yu
Upon walking down M Street in Georgetown, one may completely miss the oriental gem that is Mie N Yu. But in fact, this silk road-themed restaurant and bar has proven to be a staple among locals. Mie N Yu prides itself on its delicious Asian-fusion cuisine, its eclectic décor that […]
Northern Virginia Art Beat
“Game Theory” by John Fasano is one of 15 recent RISD graduates on display at KNEW Gallery in Georgetown through June 24.
Daniel Negreanu on Poker: Why Professionals Hate To Play Ace-Queen
Ask professional poker players which hole cards cause them the most difficulty and I would bet that more than half would say ace-queen. A-Q is a powerful starter, but the problem with it is that it matches up poorly against other premium hands.
Falls Church Kiwanis Little League Report
MAJORS A’s v. Red Sox — After having lost four consecutive games in the bottom of the sixth inning, The Swingin’ A’s found a way to right their ship. Determined not to let another game slip away, starting pitcher Clint Rock turned in a strong performance as the A’s defeated […]
Mason High Sends 10 To State Championships
Entering the Region B meet with high hopes for many state qualifiers, the George Mason High School track and field team was not disappointed, as seven girls and three boys qualified as All-Region athletes and advanced to the state meet in Radford, Va. this Saturday.
Mustangs, Repper Roll On; Mason Hosts Finals Thursday
After claiming the decisive third match against district rival Clarke County, the Mason High School girls varsity tennis team is still rolling in Region B competition, along with their ailing top player.