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As an open-air museum, Civil War Trails continue to serve visitors in a safe and socially responsible way. With summer quickly approaching, this is why the historical program is a great option for people wanting to take safe day trips close to home.

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Fan-band connection. Local history connection. What does this mean? As you read our conversation with Enter The Haggis’ singer-songwriter Trevor Lewington, you will learn how these words explain the secret behind the success of this Canadian-based Celtic rock band, whose members kept going f…

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As Christmas nears, you see them outside your local supermarket. More likely, you hear them first. They are the folks who ring the Salvation Army bell and encourage passers-by to contribute. But who are they? Why are they devoting their time in this way? Each story is different. Here are two.

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Since 1991, holiday season celebrations have begun at Reston Town Center on the Friday after Thanksgiving. This year, this day of cheer and charity will be presented on Friday, Nov. 23, highlighted with the 28th annual Reston Holiday Parade at 11 a.m. and many more festive activities all day…

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My generous gyro platter arrived at the right temperature, and if there’s one word to describe the feel of the food, it is sincere, just like the founders of Amphora, a local family-run business that offers culturally diverse meals made from scratch 24 hours a day; 365 days a year. The busin…