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School News & Notes

Thomas Jefferson H.S. Hosts Benefit Gift Show Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology will host a craft festival, titled the “TJ Gift Show,” which will feature handmade crafts, art, inventions and upbeat music.

Restaurant Spotlight: T.H.A.I. in Shirlington

For an authentic Thai dinner, T.H.A.I. in Shirlington hits the spot. Nestled in the middle of Arlington’s Village at Shirlington, it is extremely identifiable by its bright yellow awning. T.H.A.I., an acronym standing for “Tasty Thai Cuisine, Hospitality and Warmth, Architectural Elegance, Innovative Seasonal Menus,” mixes those ingredients well to create a successful recipe for […]

Restaurant Spotlight: Aladdin’s Eatery


Looking for a meal that’s light-yet-satisfying with an exotic twist? Aladdin’s Eatery is your place to try Lebanese cuisine with flavorful and well-spiced dishes at a good price. The restaurant specializes in Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine, from grilled kabobs to rolled pitas, with ample fresh vegetables making their way into every dish.

Restaurant Spotlight: M


Where most dining establishments have trended towards complicated fusion tastes, gigantic menus and what can only be described as desperate gimmicks, one often wonders what ever happened to the restaurant that sticks to one thing and does that one thing fantastically.

Restaurant Review: Vienna Inn


Full disclosure time: I like chili. I really like it. In fact, with the exception of milkshakes, I can not think of anything which is not enhanced with the addition of chili. Add chili to a hamburger – delicious. Top a baked potato with some chili and cheese – exquisite! You can even spruce up […]

Our Man In Arlington

Labor Day opened with a cup of coffee and our putting out the flag. This has always been something of a ritual with us. We always fly the flag on our secular and patriotic holidays.