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Letters to the Editor: April 30 – May 6, 2009

Why Are Schools Flourishing on Back of City? Editor, Last year the school system was adamant in telling us all that the positions they were giving up would not mean anyone would lost their jobs – now there are two letters stating positions were lost.

Press Pass: Juliana Hatfield


With over 20 years spent performing in the music industry, Juliana Hatfield has seen just about everything. She’s seen two-inch tape decks give way to the digital recording revolution.

Mason Swim Shines at Region, States


Both the George Mason High School boys and girls swim teams continued their undefeated campaigns last Friday, Feb. 13, dominating the field during the Region B Meet. The Mason boys were crowned Region champs for the second time, while the girls squad won their first-ever Region title.

Mustangs Roar Past Clarke County H.S.


The George Mason H.S. Mustangs boys basketball team treated the home fans to a fourth quarter scoring blitz, combined with tenacious defense, to overcome a third quarter deficit and roar past the Clarke County Eagles, 64-50, at the Mason gym Friday night.

Mason Boys Hoops Coach Upbeat on Team’s Future

The second half of its Bull Run District season stalled by the weather-induced postponement of last night’s scheduled game at Madison County, the George Mason High School boys basketball team awaits Clarke County this Friday night at home.

Northern Virginia Art Beat


“Exchanged Glances/ Regards Croisés; Arlington VA & Reims, France : Sister Cities,” at the Ellipse Arts Center (4350 Fairfax Dr., Suite 125, Arlington).