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School News & Notes

FCPS Modifies Admissions Test Fairfax County Public Schools will modify the admissions test for Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology beginning with the December 2008 test session. The test is comprised of standardized mathematics and verbal reasoning questions that assesses the knowledge and skills needed for success in a high school program for […]

Jody’s Jam of The Week

What: The Food & Wine Festival at National Harbor When:Sat-Sun, May 17-18, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. (6 p.m. on Sun) Where: 137 National Plaza, Oxon Hill, MD 20745 See www.foodandwineh.com for tickets and for more info

Restaurant Spotlight: Luna Grill and Diner


Located in Arlington, the Luna Grill and Diner stands firm under its motto “Not your usual diner!” This was certainly evident upon my visit. Without even having a bite of anything at all, it already struck me as exceptional. The décor is original and innovative. It is always nice when a restaurant immediately feels welcoming. […]

Restaurant Review: Busboys and Poets


Busboys and Poets is where intellects, political-artistic types, and all those in-between flock to in Washington D.C. Here you’ll find comfortable surroundings for the wireless internet fiend to the fashionable trendsetter. Just grab a couch, or sink into the spacious booths of the back room, or enjoy standard seating arrangements with tables and chairs in […]

Restaurant Review: White Tiger Restaurant


301 Massachusetts Avenue, NE Washington, D.C. 20002 (202) 546-5900   The White Tiger Restaurant manages to find the unique balance of catering to Indian authenticity while providing dishes that won’t scare off first-timers.