2024-07-20 8:19 PM

Dowd on Drinks: The Season To Use Your Noggin

My introduction to eggnog came at about the age of 7 in the form of my grandmother’s do-it-yourself kit: One egg, an 8-ounce glass, a spoonful of sugar, a little bottle of vanilla extract and a fork.

Restaurant Spotlight: Sichuan Wok


Sichuan Wok resides in a small house amid the residential high-rises of Ballston – iconic of Northern Virginia’s urban-suburban evolution. In the same way, the Sichuan Chinese restaurant resists the neighborhood gentrification and offers hearty meals with plenty of tang at little cost.

School News and Notes

Next Year, Sky’s the Limit for St. James On Saturday, May 19, students on the rocketry team at St. James Catholic School competed and received recognition for being the youngest group entered in the Team America Rocketry Challenge in The Plains, Virginia. Their rocket reached a height of 91-feet, but the parachute failed to deploy […]