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Aye! Lake Fairfax Park to Bring First Pirate Fest

This Saturday, Lake Fairfax Park provides families with a welcome alternative to watching Pirates of the Caribbean for the sixty-seventh time.

The Game Plan | Monday, July 21, 2014 @3:30 pm

‘Abominable’ by Helen Pafumi.

Fearing the Beast

A story of isolated terror, “Abominable” takes audiences on a journey of how fear can strike any of us, at any time.

The Game Plan | Monday, July 21, 2014 @3:00 pm

Laura Mercier Crème de Pistache Scrub

Best in Beauty

Spice up your summer with these five beauty must-haves.

Best in Beauty, S.W.A.G. | Monday, July 21, 2014 @1:42 pm

Photo by Allison Michelli

City Tavern Moving to New Location within Old Town Manassas

After 20 years, City Tavern in Old Town Manassas is relocating, though only less than a mile from the original location.

Gut Check | Monday, July 21, 2014 @11:48 am

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Hungry for Linkage: Wildfire Hosts Brewery Dinner + Electronic Music Sriracha Festival + Coffee Infused Wine in a Can

“Pairing fun music with fine wine is good for business.”

Gut Check | Monday, July 21, 2014 @10:06 am


Silver Line Opens Saturday, Tyson’s to feel parking pinch

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Monday, July 21.

Buzz Bin | Monday, July 21, 2014 @9:39 am

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Cravings: Native American Taco from Urban Bumpkin BBQ Food Truck

A series on our favorite dishes in Northern Virginia.

Gut Check | Friday, July 18, 2014 @11:32 am

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The Fall Collections Are On Sale – For A Limited Time at Nordstrom

Tomorrow marks the start of Nordstrom’s annual Anniversary Sale. Get first dibs on your favorite fall fashions now.

S.W.A.G. | Thursday, July 17, 2014 @12:01 pm


$20 Matchmaking Service

People simply don’t know what they’re looking for in a lot of cases. And, from my experience, self-perception is a quality that a lot of individuals lack as well.

Mating Call | Thursday, July 17, 2014 @11:38 am


Powerful Beyond Measure (Part I)

What if proving to myself that I am powerful beyond measure was a crazy hare-brained idea? But what if it worked?

The Wannabe Health Junkie | Thursday, July 17, 2014 @11:12 am

Sloppy Mama's

Oakton High School Teacher Trades In Classroom and Textbooks for Barbecue Food Truck, Sloppy Mama’s

“It is kind of like our life turned into a menu.”

Gut Check | Thursday, July 17, 2014 @10:54 am


Alexandria introduces bus-only lanes; FCPS considers later start times for high-school students

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Thursday, July 17.

Buzz Bin | Thursday, July 17, 2014 @9:53 am

Andrew Tufano with Guitar

Andrew Tufano and his Mustached Guitar Take Jammin’ Java

The 19-year-old singer/songwriter returns to Jammin’ Java, this time to headline. For what the Sterling native lacks in his ability to navigate Tyson’s, he makes up for with music, having released two EPs and will record an album this fall.

The Game Plan | Wednesday, July 16, 2014 @2:48 pm

South Moon Under and Spicy Candy collaborate for Summer fashion.

Spicy Candy x South Moon Under Collaborate on Summer Lookbook

These local style mavericks will bring you high-end lookbooks on a monthly basis – all summer long.

S.W.A.G. | Wednesday, July 16, 2014 @12:57 pm

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