2024-06-22 8:00 AM

Anything But Straight: A Fractious Movement

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In an online discussion forum, a respected activist recently lamented the decentralization of gay community advocacy. He made a powerful case that we would be better off if our efforts were more regimented and unified.

Mustangs Again Halted in Finals

Mason High Girls Tennis Falls in State Finals for 3rd Straight Year   The third time was not the charm for the George Mason High School girls varsity tennis team. After advancing to the Virginia Group A state finals for the third time in three years, the Mustangs were again halted on the brink of […]

Lady Mustangs Again State Runners-Up in Girls Tennis

The third time was not the charm for the George Mason High School girls varsity tennis team. After advancing to the Virginia Group A state finals for the third time in three years, the Mustangs were again halted on the brink of a championship, this time by Region D champions John Battle, 5-3, on the […]

Musical

W.T. Woodson High School senior Matt Savoca was riding the bus home from a chorus trip when he first conceived what has now blossomed into a completely student-run, -directed and -choreographed production. Complete with 18 performers, a full pit and a constantly growing technical crew, “Pippin the Musical” is the latest fundraising expenditure being sponsored […]

Sports Briefs: Going Pink

All Northern Virginia region women’s basketball coaches and teams will be sporting a rosier hue on the court in a couple of weeks. The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) is sponsoring a global “Think Pink” week from Feb. 8-17 to raise breast cancer awareness among fans and players alike. Coaches from competing teams are encouraged […]

Jody’s Jam of the Week

Safeway’s 15th Annual National Barbecue Battle, Saturday, June 23 Pennsylvania Ave., between 9th and 14th  

Pair of Blowouts Set Up Mustang Showdown Versus Clarke

In what turned out to be merely tune-ups for their Friday battle against perennial powerhouse Clarke County, the George Mason High School varsity girls soccer team released some of its anger from their previous loss to Clarke with two seven-goal outbursts in a row.