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Obama Lifts Cuban Trade Embargo; Sony Cancels ‘The Interview’ Release

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Thursday, Dec. 18

Buzz Bin | Thursday, December 18, 2014 @11:36 am

Vietnamese Hot Dogs

Ready for a Pho Hot Dog: Woodbridge Resident Chris Fitzner Starts Crowdfunding Campaign for Mobile Truck, Sijang

Another mobile truck hopes to enter the NoVA food scene.

Gut Check | Thursday, December 18, 2014 @10:10 am

Photo Courtesy of Polyvore/dd-harvey

Holiday-Inspired Hair and Beauty Looks

Upgrade your favorite beauty looks for the holidays with these three ideas.

S.W.A.G. | Thursday, December 18, 2014 @9:00 am

Lacoste Eau de Lacoste Sensuelle

Scent of the Month: Lacoste Eau de Lacoste Sensuelle

This month’s scent is a relatively light blend with a sweetness and warmth typically sought after in cold-weather fragrances.

S.W.A.G. | Thursday, December 18, 2014 @6:28 am

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Cuba releases US prisoner Alan Gross; Johns Hopkins mistakenly accepts hundreds of rejected applicants

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Wednesday, Dec. 17.

Buzz Bin | Wednesday, December 17, 2014 @10:47 am

Photo by Mike Ramm

Hungry for Linkage: Gift a Virginia-Shaped Cutting Board + New Salty Wolfe Oysters at Hank’s + The Fake Food of Signature Theatre

Virginia-made cheese would look just right on this cutting board that doubles as a serving tray.

Gut Check | Wednesday, December 17, 2014 @10:29 am

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Lea Gabrielle

Former U.S. Navy pilot and officer celebrates one year with FOX News.

Buzz Bin, Faces | Tuesday, December 16, 2014 @5:09 pm

Brown Sugar by Libbie Summers

Q: What can brown sugar do that white sugar can’t?

Cookbook writer Libbie Summers talks about the versatility of brown sugar in her eponymous book, which is volume 12 in her cookbook collection.

Books on the Burner, Gut Check | Tuesday, December 16, 2014 @12:19 pm

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Taliban storm high school in Pakistan; Metro service restored

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Tuesday, Dec. 16.

Buzz Bin | Tuesday, December 16, 2014 @10:43 am

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Gifts Ideas for the Beauty Queen in Your Life

Nine gifts for the woman who can give Pat McGrath a run for her money.

S.W.A.G. | Tuesday, December 16, 2014 @9:00 am

Water & Wall

The Making of Water & Wall’s Silk Road Noodle Pop-Up, Debuting January 5th

Behind-the-scenes of the making of Water & Wall’s Silk Road Noodle Pop-Up, debuting in January.

Gut Check | Tuesday, December 16, 2014 @7:23 am

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Where to Eat Christmas Eve Dinner, Christmas Day Brunch and Christmas Day Dinner (and Chanukah Dinner) in Northern Virginia

Whether you need brunch, dinner or both, here are Northern Virginia restaurants ready to take care of those who are too worn out from holiday shopping to cook this Christmas.

Gut Check | Monday, December 15, 2014 @4:38 pm

STEAM classes at Fairfax schools

FCPS programs are picking up STEAM

An art scientist and arts center collaborate to put art in STEM programs at four Fairfax schools.

Buzz Bin, Education | Monday, December 15, 2014 @3:45 pm

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‘The Gingerbread Chase’ Features Local Talent and Fun

Run, run as fast as you can—StageCoach Theatre Company presents “The Gingerbread Chase” at Oatlands Plantation this weekend.

The Game Plan | Monday, December 15, 2014 @3:00 pm

Covet Boutique in Arlington

Covet Boutique

From charming knickknacks to stunning jewelry and pop art, this Arlington boutique is packed with gifts for all tastes.

S.W.A.G., Shop Talk | Monday, December 15, 2014 @12:20 pm



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