2024-05-27 11:39 PM

Memorial Day 2024 Issue!

Northern Virginia Art Beat

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A profusion of interesting, significant and just plain wacky upcoming shows and artist opportunities dictates we run listings this week.

Restaurant Spotlight: Sichuan Wok

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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.

Delegate Scott’s Richmond Report

Weekend before last, Barter Theater in Abingdon, Virginia, celebrated its 75th birthday. Nancy and I traveled the 357 miles from Fairfax in approximately seven hours and enjoyed the evening celebrating with several hundred attendees, including Delegates Joe Johnson, Brian Moran, Frank Hall and Terry Kilgore. Delegate Johnson received a well-deserved award for his long and […]

Our Man in Arlington

  Jean and I spent last weekend in Williamsburg attending the 50th reunion of William and Mary’s Class of 1958. It was Jean’s class, not mine, but it was a great weekend nonetheless.

Hoopin

IT WAS AN EVENING OF LAUGHTER and good will at the Falls Church Community Center last Friday night, the second annual fundraiser for F.C.’s Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation in recognition of Black History Month.

Hoopin

IT WAS AN EVENING OF LAUGHTER and good will at the Falls Church Community Center last Friday night, the second annual fundraiser for F.C.’s Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation in recognition of Black History Month.