Restaurant’s legacy in Kristin Simons’s life for the last 24 years
Fairfax nonprofit homeless services provider The Lamb Center and leading nonprofit affordable housing developer Wesley Housing announced a strategic partnership May 10 to create much-needed supportive housing in the City of Fairfax.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, the Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority (FCRHA), Amazon, APAH and Virginia Housing joined May 3 to announce the commitment of $55 million from the Amazon Housing Equity Fund to support the Dominion Square apartment community slated for …
Mark Rubley saw his team down 2-0 to Westfield minutes into the first quarter. Typically, it would be a sign that the night was not meant to be—quite the contrary.
Bridgewater College track & field standout Aaron Moon has earned special honors as determined by the league’s head coaches from the recently completed ODAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
Westfield Bulldogs pitcher Jason Chiefetz didn’t exactly have a glorious start to last Friday night’s showdown against cross-town rival Centreville.
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DIY & Homes
With temperatures rising and spring bulbs poking through the earth, we offer these tips/services to get your lawn and garden ready for spring.
With spring officially here, homeowners and landscape professionals alike will be reaching for their shovels to start digging projects - from planting trees and creating garden beds to installing new mailboxes, fences or pools. Before you put your shovel in the ground, don’t miss the critica…
Now is the time to prep your garden so you’ll be ready for planting. Throughout the fall and winter the garden can be exposed to the elements and the mess left behind by wind and storms.
Health & Food
Have you ever wanted something so badly you willed it to happen? The power of the brain to create a deep focus is very powerful. We can set the wheels in motion to create the life we want -- it just takes some practice.
For several weeks, cases and outbreaks of COVID-19 have continued to increase in Fairfax County and across Northern Virginia. Several jurisdictions in the region have transitioned from low to medium COVID-19 Community Level, as defined by CDC, including Fairfax County.
The Fairfax County Health Department is one of the recipients across the nation receiving funding from the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO). NACCHO is the voice of the country’s nearly 3,000 local health departments, and with support from the Centers for Dise…
An unexpected event such as a seasonal storm can wreak havoc on your business. While you may not be able to manage Mother Nature, you can take steps to protect your business against the impact of a natural disaster.
StarKist, the Pennsylvania-based tuna company, will soon move their headquarters to Fairfax County.
The COVID-19 pandemic has been difficult on small businesses. Whether it’s a local eatery, service provider, retail store or another type of business, when you shop small, you’re supporting a real person who is striving to keep his or her entrepreneurial dream alive.
Parenting & Family
Program to bring new outdoor opportunities to military families across the country
Creative gift ideas for children
The holiday season is a time to spread cheer, spend time with loved ones and give back to those in need in both small and big ways. Individuals are often inspired this time of year to help transform the world into a better place by contributing, donating and fundraising for communities, both…
The Honorable Robert Marshall Hurst, 89, of Longboat Key, Florida passed away Friday April 22, 2022.
Ngoc Ho, passed away at age 65, on March 26, 2022. He is survived by his wife, Van, and his children Anh, Julian, and Allison. Ngoc was born in Vung Tau, Vietnam on April 2, 1956. His humble beginnings taught him the value of hard work. As a boy he worked as a street vendor to support his la…
Robert Erven Sawyer (Bob), was born at Sibley Hospital, Washington D.C. on July 11, 1937. Bob grew up in southern Maryland and Northern Virginia and graduated from Fairfax High School in 1956. He was a talented athlete, who excelled in both basketball and baseball and was also a powerful …