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Mason High I.B. Artists Display Talents

Sixty George Mason High School students from the International Baccalaureate (IB) program put their hard work on display last week with an end-of-year art show.

Northern Virginia Art Beat


Art Open House   Spring Open Studios, at the Jackson Art Center (3048 ½ R St. NW, Washington D.C.). These exhibits are open on Sunday, May 3 from noon – 5 p.m. The Jackson Art Center houses studio space for over 40 artists, all of whose works will be open to the public Sunday for […]

Moran Touts Light Rail on Rt. 7 to F.C. Council


The prospect of a light rail line extending the length of Route 7, through the City of Falls Church, from Bailey’s Crossroads to Tysons Corner was the focus of U.S. Rep. Jim Moran’s remarks to the F.C. City Council Monday.

Restaurant Spotlight: Anthony’s Restaurant


A very pleasant, friendly and amicable environment at Anthony’s Restaurant on West Broad Street in Falls Church makes it a quaint place to have just a nice basic dinner, with a little Italian feeling.

Our Man in Arlington

I have been rooting through huge amounts of memorabilia for the past several days; four old suitcases and four large boxes to be exact.

Restaurant Spotlight: PJ Skidoos


As Tropical Storm Hanna’s showers and gloom finally dissipated, I stumbled upon a a restaurant in Fairfax that was comforting in any weather – P.J. Skidoos.

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.

A Penny for Your Thoughts: News from Greater Falls Church

One of the inevitable realities of life is that everyone ages. Francis Bacon (1561-1625) wrote that “age appears to be best in four things – old wood best to burn, old wine to drink, old friends to trust, and old authors to read.”