MAJORS A’s v. Red Sox — After having lost four consecutive games in the bottom of the sixth inning, The Swingin’ A’s found a way to right their ship. Determined not to let another game slip away, starting pitcher Clint Rock turned in a strong performance as the A’s defeated […]
A Penny For Your Thoughts: The News of Greater Falls Church
Has spring finally arrived? Sunny weather early this week portends eagerly-sought relief from a winter that seemed to hang on too long. Mason District homes are simply gorgeous during azalea time, and the bright sunshine seems to make the colors more vivid, even in shady corners. The sunny weather encourages […]
MCLEAN HIGH’S SARAH KENWORTH and her Highlander teammates flexed their muscles Saturday, Feb. 3 at the 2007 Mid-Atlantic Erg Sprints. McLean High won the team trophy, while 15 of its athletes medaled in the competition. Connor Dent and Michael Kitson each claimed individual gold medals, while Steven Silverstein, Kensie Blodgett […]
Anything But Straight: A Dangerous Fraud
The anti-gay groups, the American Family Association and Americans for Truth should be immediately shut down for committing wanton and craven acts of fraud. They are unabashed con artists duping their own members by selling a product both groups have admitted was misleading.
Picking Splinters: New Year
Columnist Mike Hume starts off the new year by delving into his Magical Mail Bag.
Obituary: Timothy Michael Toureau
Timothy Michael Toureau of St. Pete Beach, Florida died on Saturday, December 16, 2006. Mr. Toureau was the former Chief of Police of the Falls Church Police Department.
Wineline: News From The World Of Wine
Michael-David Becomes A Goliath Is a person who believes that terroir (referring to the earth or soil where grapes are grown, and sometimes the climate there as well) is the most important factor in wine prominence … a terroirist?
Anything But Straight: I Want Your Sex
The world of men can be divided into two groups: Those who feel empty after the completion of a one night stand and those who roll over and go to bed feeling completely satisfied.
Anything But Straight: A Couple of Disasters
A few years ago, my boyfriend (now an ex) and I walked into a chain bookstore while on vacation. Only minutes before, we had mended fences over a fight about nothing. While traversing the maze of books, my boyfriend noticed an unusually hot young man staring at me. “Do you […]