The William P. Knight Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol, the official civilian auxiliary of the U.S. Air Force, held an open house in Herndon September 16, where current members showcased the opportunities offered by joining.
A Fairfax resident who has voted Democrat for as long as she can remember was recently featured in a video ad in support of Glenn Youngkin.
The Northern Virginia Science Center Foundation announced September 21 that Dominion Energy is the first Title Partner and Gallery Sponsor for the Northern Virginia Science Center.
The Robinson Rams handily beat the Chantilly Chargers and continued their undefeated streak September 17 during their first full-crowd home football game since fall 2019, handing the Chargers their first loss of the season. The score was 48-20.
Led by high-flying 6’2” Senior, Outside Hitter, Nicole Mallus, the McLean High Volleyball team went undefeated to win the Crossroads Classic Tournament at Justice High School, Saturday, September 18th. Second year varsity coach Samantha Stewart steered the Highlanders to victories over Fair…
It was the first Friday night since fall 2019 that fans could pack the stands at Westfield High School to watch varsity football, and the gridiron action did not disappoint.
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DIY & Homes
There’s no better time than the present to upgrade your house with space-saving door hardware. Swapping out traditional swinging doors for smooth-gliding, wall-mounted sliding door hardware can add up to 14 square feet of floor space, which leaves more room for spreading out toys and games w…
Cooler fall temperatures mean you’re likely to spend more time indoors. Taking time to spruce up inside and out can make you more comfortable and give you peace of mind that your home is tidy, clean and prepared to weather the months ahead.
Whether you’re a stylist with an eye for fashion who chooses each garment carefully or the laid-back type who can rock the first outfit you find each morning, the closet provides a location for inspiration. Turning bland closet space into a truly eye-catching room calls for a little planning…
Health & Food
When you are hungry and searching for something filling, juicy and rich, turning to your pantry for on-hand ingredients can make dinner a breeze. Dodge snack cravings and avoid the temptation to swing by the drive-thru; instead, you can have a homemade meal ready in a matter of minutes by pu…
The same bowl of cereal can get boring after eating it for breakfast day in and day out. You may find yourself looking for something new and exciting to start your whole family’s morning off on the right foot.
For the last few weeks, I have been using a continuous glucose monitor or CGM. While these devices are typically used in diabetic individuals, they are gaining popularity among those of us who want to improve our health, specifically, our blood sugar management.
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
The pandemic has deeply impacted learning experiences for students across America. As educators and students return to school this year, they will continue to navigate these challenges as they look for ways to redefine learning. The pandemic also put a stark spotlight on inequities in the sc…
Family reunions this summer are sure to take on special meaning as families reunite after months apart. Organizing such a momentous event may feel like a lot of work, but thinking of it in smaller pieces can make it easier to manage.
The spread of new COVID-19 variants and lower vaccination rates in developing countries continue to impact the ability to move freely throughout the world.