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Northern Virginia Art Beat


The Impressionists were the first generation to break with rote realism as proffered by the traditional Academy.

‘Office’ Mate Teams With Tahirih Justice Center


Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 Most people know him as the quick-witted Dwight Schrute on NBC’s “The Office,” but Rainn Wilson proved he’s more than just a funny face last Sunday during “An Afternoon with Rainn Wilson” at George Washington University, an alumni event sponsored by the Falls Church-based Tahirih Justice […]

Community News and Notes

The Dulin United Methodist Church will be holding an Epiphany Music Concert starting at 4 p.m. Jan. 6. Dave Kirkland, the pastor of Dulin Church and Mary Mateer, Director of Music Ministries, will host the event, which will feature four hand piano, organ, piano and piano-organ duets. The event is located at the church at […]

Stuart Players Pull Off Primo Performance of Arthur Miller

Repressed desires, festering grudges and a few kids looking for power and attention. A dangerous mix in any century, J.E.B. Stuart's recent production of “The Crucible” brought to life the consequences of such a situation and took them to their frightening conclusion.

Obituary: Kay Pierce

Kay Pierce, a native of Buhl, Minnesota, and a resident of Falls Church for the past seven years, passed away Thursday, September 28, after an extended illness. She was 79. She was the sixth of 10 children of Matilda (Bacich) and John Strilich.

In Schools Across U.S., the Melting Pot Overflows

STERLING, Va. — Some 55 million youngsters are enrolling for classes in the nation’s schools this fall, making this the largest group of students in America’s history and, in ethnic terms, the most dazzlingly diverse since waves of European immigrants washed through the public schools a century ago.