The Mustang boys lacrosse team finished its season on the same note as it began — a dominant string of victories, firmly entrenching the team in the upper echelon of the Dulles District.
Lady Mustangs Tune Up for Tourney With Wins
The Mason High girls lacrosse team ended their regular season in strong fashion, winning their final two Dulles District games last week in preparation for the upcoming district playoffs.
Press Pass: Jeremy Fisher
It’s hard not to have empathy for the protagonist featured in Jeremy Fisher’s self-made music video of his most popular song to date. The main character in the rock and roll love ballad is the sort that gives temporary satisfaction and because of it, often finds him or herself being […]
Mason Boys Lax Hits 6-0
The George Mason Mustangs boys varsity lacrosse team continued their red-hot start last week after having their game against Park View last Thursday postponed. On Monday night, the Mustangs headed to Dominion High School, where, for a while, it looked like Dominion had the Mustangs’ number. Mason, who put up […]
Scoring Blitz Sends GMHS to 3-0 Start; Blakemore, Johansen Combine for 15 Goals
The George Mason High School varsity girls lacrosse team opened its season with a very busy first week, playing and winning three games.
Mustang Boys Torch Park View, 19-2; GMHS Girls Follow Suit, 18-5
The George Mason boys lacrosse program has begun its Spring ’08 campaign with a mission in mind: erase the memories hardships of last year’s hardships.
Nicholas F. Benton: Will Oscar Smell
I am proud to report that I achieved one of my New Year’s resolutions this week by, for my first time, seeing all five Academy Award “Best Picture” nominees prior to the Oscar ceremonies this weekend. It was hard to make it to a screen still showing “Michael Clayton,” but […]
In its coverage of the Falls Church City Council’s vote on the City Center plan last week, the News-Press inadvertently failed to accurately characterize the testimony of citizens Nader Baroukh and Bernadette Fancuberta. Both are adamantly opposed to the project as it is currently being proposed, and have spearheaded efforts […]
Helen Thomas: Presidential Candidates Should Come Clean About Iraq
WASHINGTON — Thinking of his legacy, President Bush says he views himself as a “peacemaker” but he at the same time he acknowledges that some may see him as a “warmonger.”
Helen Thomas: Bush Is Leaving Judgment Of His Presidency To History
WASHINGTON — As if there were any doubt, a new book titled “Dead Certain” asserts that President Bush is deeply convinced that he did the right thing by invading Iraq.