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Memorial Day 2024 Issue!

Senator Whipple’s Richmond Report

It was a great week of “firsts” What a great time we had last week as the Democrats took control of the Senate for the first time in a decade. At noon on Wednesday, all newly-elected Senators took the oath of office, pledging to uphold the Constitutions of the United States and the Commonwealth of […]

Senator Whipple

Training for new Senate chairs was held in Richmond on December 20th.

Restaurant Spotlight: Orleans House


Orleans House, an Arlington dining staple for over five decades, will be closing its doors this coming January 15th, so if you haven’t already I strongly, strongly, STRONGLY recommend you make a lunch or dinner reservation and get your butt over there before then. Located right across the street from the Rosslyn Metro stop, Orleans […]

Restaurant Spotlight: Iota Club and Caf

IOTA Club and Cafe

Iota Club and Café looks like your relatively typical café/music venue. Competent abstract art adorns the walls, and the lighting, consisting of rows of hanging Christmas lights and candles in jars, is kept relatively low at a hip, possibly romantic, level. Posters of bands that have played in the venue hang on one wall while […]

Restaurant Review: Clare and Don’s Beach Shack


Leftover snow clings to the ground, blustery winds hit the faces of Falls Church residents and temperatures keep dropping — and yet sounds of an island party can be heard not too far away. It sounds like Bob Marley and the Wailers and it smells like burning Tiki torches and spiced rum … and it […]