Stories for March 2004

Stories for March 2004

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Wednesday, March 31

Giving Voice to Needs

More than 230 speakers try to influence Board of Supervisors.

Giving Voice to Needs

Volunteer Notes

Volunteer Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

People Notes

People Notes

Clubs

Clubs

Police Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

People Notes

People Notes

Two Die in Truck Crash

Teen driver charged.

Two Die in Truck Crash

Political Notes

Political Notes

Supervisors Retract Some Cuts

Delgaudio opposes votes to restore several budget items.

Supervisors Retract Some Cuts

19th Century Fun

19th Century Fun

Clubs

Clubs

People Notes

People Notes

Supervisor Questions Use of County Vehicles

Supervisor Questions Use of County Vehicles

Business Notes

Business Notes

Festival Named for Student

Arts Council oversees Travis Film Festival competition for high school students.

Festival Named for Student

Volunteer Fairfax Gets New Director

Volunteer Fairfax Gets New Director

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Parents Learn About Teen-Age Sex

Parents Learn About Teen-Age Sex

Joyce's: African Caribbean Cuisine

New restaurant offers taste of Ghana and the Caribbean.

Joyce's: African Caribbean Cuisine

Eastwood OK'd by Planning Commission

Eastwood OK'd by Planning Commission

Vicinski Publishes 'Daddy's Girl'

Vicinski Publishes 'Daddy's Girl'

Back from Iraq, but Memories Still Fresh

Back from Iraq, but Memories Still Fresh

Week in Herndon

Week in Herndon

Clifton Election Will Have 4 Write-Ins

Clifton Election Will Have 4 Write-Ins

2 Win ROTC Scholarships

2 Win ROTC Scholarships

London Towne's Wax Museum: Living History

Some 125 students take on personas in culmination of two-month project.

London Towne's Wax Museum: Living History

Biotech Magnet School?

Institute announces aid for schools; tax exemption controversy continues.

Biotech Magnet School?

Principal Pam Latt Retiring

After 30 years in education, Centreville's leader wants to do all the things she never had time for before.

Principal Pam Latt Retiring

Supervisors Approve New Restaurants in Westfields

Supervisors Approve New Restaurants in Westfields

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

Classes

Classes

At the Movies

At the Movies

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

School Notes

School Notes

Retaining Walls Combat Water Pressure

Retaining Walls Combat Water Pressure

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Volunteer Notes

Volunteer Notes

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Roundups

Roundups

Health Notes

Health Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Tuesday, March 30

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Oakton Coach Charged with Indecent Liberties

Oakton Coach Charged with Indecent Liberties

What's Best for Metro West?

Vienna raises concerns about proposed development.

What's Best for Metro West?

Crime Log

Crime Log

Oakton Woman New Volunteer Fairfax Director

Oakton Woman New Volunteer Fairfax Director

News Briefs

News Briefs

Crime Log

Crime Log

School Bus in Crosshairs of Paintball Gun

School Bus in Crosshairs of Paintball Gun

The Alarm Turns Back The Clock in Rock

The Alarm Turns Back The Clock in Rock

Springfield Little League Leads Off

Springfield Little League Leads Off

News Briefs

News Briefs

First Miss Greater Springfield Crowned at Greenspring Village

First Miss Greater Springfield Crowned at Greenspring Village

Military Notes

Military Notes

Columbine Victim Travels on Spiritual Mission

Nicole Nowlen works to prevent another Columbine.

Columbine Victim Travels on Spiritual Mission

Medical Program Aims at Real Life Training

Medical Program Aims at Real Life Training

Reston's Needy Have Own Accountants

Reston's Needy Have Own Accountants

Workers Rescued After Construction Site Accident

Workers Rescued After Construction Site Accident

McLean Man Wins Air Miles

McLean adds a new million air to its ranks

McLean Man Wins Air Miles

Artwork Helps Heal the Heart

Artwork Helps Heal the Heart

Habitat For Humanity Dedicates Three Homes

Habitat For Humanity Dedicates Three Homes

Budget Very Much On the Minds of Council Members

Budget Very Much On the Minds of Council Members

Helping By the Book

Eagle Scout project delivers books to after-school reading center

Helping By the Book

Night Fire Drives Two From Home

Night Fire Drives Two From Home

Mueller Dubbed Citizen of the Year

Judith Mueller's work to empower women is honored

Mueller Dubbed Citizen of the Year

Disabled Community Unites

Networking and empowerment emerge from accessibility summit

Disabled Community Unites

'Uncharted Waters' Affects Local Budgets

Plum, Howell describe implications of state budget impasse.

'Uncharted Waters' Affects Local Budgets

Garden Centers Abloom

Local nurseries offer flowers, tips and knowledge

Garden Centers Abloom

Preventing Risky Behavior in Students

Middle School forum aims to educate students and parents

Preventing Risky Behavior in Students

Helping By The Book

Eagle Scout project delivers books to after-school reading center

Helping By The Book

Little Street Rezoning Passes

Little Street Rezoning Passes

A Community Center for Fairfax?

A draft plan for a community center on Old Lee Highway is under way.

A Community Center for Fairfax?

School Bus in Crosshairs of Paintball Gun

School Bus in Crosshairs of Paintball Gun

6-Acre Lot May Be Developed in Burke Centre

6-Acre Lot May Be Developed in Burke Centre

Citizens Speak Out on Budget

Citizens Speak Out on Budget

Roundup

Roundup

Warner Speaks Out On Iraq and Afghanistan

Rotarians hear from senior senator.

Warner Speaks Out On Iraq and Afghanistan

Marcia Baldanza Selected to Head Jefferson-Houston School

Marcia Baldanza Selected to Head Jefferson-Houston School

Gunshot Wound Sends City Man to Hospital

Another resident attacked, knifed.

Gunshot Wound Sends City Man to Hospital

T.C. Career Day Draws Interest

T.C. Career Day Draws Interest

Bored with the Board

Vienna woman creates imaginative board game employing strategy.

Bored with the Board

Local Red Cross Chapter Names 2004 Burke Award Winner

Theodore A. Jones, Sr. honored in ceremony.

Local Red Cross Chapter Names 2004 Burke Award Winner

Add Senior Extraordinaire to Ticer's Credentials

State senator honored by Senior Services at recognition gala.

Add Senior Extraordinaire to Ticer's Credentials

Preventing Risky Behaviors in Students

Middle School forum aims to educate students and parents

Preventing Risky Behaviors in Students

Lake Braddock Shutterbug Wins DECA Award

Lake Braddock Shutterbug Wins DECA Award

Columbine Victim Travels on Spiritual Mission

Nicole Nowlen works to prevent another Columbine.

Columbine Victim Travels on Spiritual Mission

'Uncharted Waters' Affects Local Budgets

Plum, Howell describe implications of state budget impasse.

'Uncharted Waters' Affects Local Budgets

Lake Braddock Shutterbug Wins DECA Award

Lake Braddock Shutterbug Wins DECA Award

Citizens Opine over City Budget

Fairfax City Council conducts subdued budget outreach meeting.

Citizens Opine over City Budget

Crime Log

Crime Log

News Briefs

News Briefs

Volunteer Fairfax Gets a New Director

Volunteer Fairfax Gets a New Director

Mueller Dubbed Citizen of the Year

Judith Mueller's work to empower women is honored

Mueller Dubbed Citizen of the Year

HOT Lanes Proposed for I-95, Again

Fluor Daniel's plan is the second for the congested corridor.

HOT Lanes Proposed for I-95, Again

Military Notes

Military Notes

Last of Three Defendants Sentenced

Juvenile ordered into detention until 21st birthday.

Last of Three Defendants Sentenced

School Bus in Crosshairs of Paintball Gun

School Bus in Crosshairs of Paintball Gun

Lake Braddock Shutterbug Wins DECA Award

Lake Braddock Shutterbug Wins DECA Award

6-Acre Lot May Be Developed in Burke Centre

6-Acre Lot May Be Developed in Burke Centre

Call Comes to Lower Taxes

At annual hearing, County Board hears same message from 25 speakers: lower tax rate more than a little.

Call Comes to Lower Taxes

Citizens Speak Out on Budget

Citizens Speak Out on Budget

Last of Three Defendants Sentenced

Juvenile ordered into detention until 21st birthday.

Last of Three Defendants Sentenced

Tree Loss Signals Another Battle of Burke

Tree Loss Signals Another Battle of Burke

Friends Bid Happy Retirement to Beverly Steele

30-year career with city.

Friends Bid Happy Retirement to Beverly Steele

Mystery Fire Destroys Jungle Gym

Mystery Fire Destroys Jungle Gym

Budget Impasse Continues

By Carla Branch

Budget Impasse Continues

The Army Says 'Thank You'

Ceremony held at Fire Station 204.

The Army Says 'Thank You'

Community Center Trumps Arts Center

Proposed CIP Goes To Council April 5

Community Center Trumps Arts Center

Alexandria's Commercial Heart Pumping Strong

King Street corridor changes but is still thriving.

Alexandria's Commercial Heart Pumping Strong

Westward Ho

Proposed development at Vienna Metro station may define smart growth for Fairfax County.

Westward Ho

News Briefs

News Briefs

CAPPIES REVIEW: Yorktown Cultivates 'The Secret Garden'

CAPPIES REVIEW: Yorktown Cultivates 'The Secret Garden'

History Restored at Gunston

American Century revives little-seen Hecht play, ‘A Flag Is Born.’

History Restored at Gunston

A Greek Revival

Taverna Cretekou celebrates Summer Olympics with authentic cuisine.

A Greek Revival

Classes

Classes

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Royal Welcome Home

Royal Welcome Home

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Budget Session Sparks Spending Fight

Board members complain that policies were ignored in hiring assistants.

Budget Session Sparks Spending Fight

Partridge Named Teacher of Year

Swanson math teacher picked as top teacher in Arlington for 2004.

Partridge Named Teacher of Year

MVO Joins with NOVA Community Chorus for Concert

MVO Joins with NOVA Community Chorus for Concert

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Caught in the Middle

Hudgins and citizens grapple with budgets on the county and state level.

Caught in the Middle

Westward Ho

Proposed development at Vienna Metro station may define smart growth for Fairfax County.

Westward Ho

Crossing the Line

Students challenge themselves to create community at Marshall High School.

Crossing the Line

Citizens Speak Out on Budget

Citizens Speak Out on Budget

See How They Run ... Why They Run

RA candidates near end of race with Friday deadline.

See How They Run ... Why They Run

RA's Consensus Builder Steps Down

Suzi Jones completes her term as RA president.

RA's Consensus Builder Steps Down

Woodlawn Little League — Safe At Home

Ceremony marks opening of season, new home to Little Leaguers.

Woodlawn Little League — Safe At Home

Where the Jobs Are

Special Report on South County SkillSource Center.

Where the Jobs Are

Crossing the Line

Students challenge themselves to create community at Marshall High School.

Crossing the Line

MOM Clinic Provides Dental Care to Working Poor

Professionals Volunteer to Help

MOM Clinic Provides Dental Care to Working Poor

Garden Centers Abloom

Local nurseries offer flowers, tips and knowledge

Garden Centers Abloom

Budget Hearing Draws Spending Requests

At annual hearing, 64 speakers ask county to firm up support for spending measures.

Budget Hearing Draws Spending Requests

Health Notes

Health Notes

Military Notes

Military Notes

A Partnership Grows

West Potomac Academy program takes root.

A Partnership Grows

Town Looks To Strengthen Definition of Family

Controlling Over Crowding Through Math

Town Looks To Strengthen Definition of Family

College Notes

College Notes

Mysterious Park Spawns Rumors

Closed access at Upper Potomac Properties has kept park on Seneca Road a virtual secret.

Mysterious Park Spawns Rumors

News Briefs

News Briefs

Tree Loss Signals Another Battle of Burke

Tree Loss Signals Another Battle of Burke

Oakton Coach Charged with Indecent Liberties

Oakton Coach Charged with Indecent Liberties

The Remix: Offering Styles of a Bygone Era

Vintage clothing shop brings in customers of all ages.

The Remix: Offering Styles of a Bygone Era

Disabled Community Unites

Networking and empowerment emerge from accessibility summit

Disabled Community Unites

Great Things Happening at MetroStage

Griffin visits Canada and Olympia Dukakis comes to town.

Great Things Happening at MetroStage

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Monday, March 29

Quarry Plan Delayed

Quarry Plan Delayed

No Longer in The Wilderness

Church finds temporary home.

No Longer in The Wilderness

Changes Coming to Power Service

Pepco execs appear before County Council.

Changes Coming to Power Service

Plan Reflects Some Concerns, But Not All

Greenbriar local park draws compliments, complaints.

Plan Reflects Some Concerns, But Not All

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Anthony Mario Natelli, Developer of Avenel, 67

Obituary

Anthony Mario Natelli, Developer of Avenel, 67

Bridging the Divide

Tobytown’s computer lab opens.

Bridging the Divide

Thursday, March 25

Waiting for Fiscal Shoe To Drop

Reston agencies prepare for county budget cuts.

Waiting for Fiscal Shoe To Drop

RA Candidates Face Off at Forum

RA election will fill three seats on Board of Directors.

RA Candidates Face Off at Forum

Become Town, Gain Clout

Rail project re-ignites interest in incorporating Reston as a town.

Become Town, Gain Clout

Cleveland: Building Bridges

Cleveland: Building Bridges

Wednesday, March 24

Police Notes

Police Notes

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Police Notes

Police Notes

News Briefs

News Briefs

$16 Million Here, $44 Million There

Supervisors slice into proposed school and county budgets.

$16 Million Here, $44 Million There

Community Notes

Community Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

'The Teen Species — Up Close and Personal'

'The Teen Species — Up Close and Personal'

Lowe's Opens in Chantilly

New store at Sully Place Shopping Center.

Lowe's Opens in Chantilly

Police Seek Information About Home Burglaries

Police Seek Information About Home Burglaries

Roundups

Roundups

News Briefs

News Briefs

Teachers Praise and Wish Wittmann Well

Teachers Praise and Wish Wittmann Well

Wittmann Leaving Chantilly Academy

Wittmann Leaving Chantilly Academy

McGraw Chosen 2004 Psychologist of Year

McGraw Chosen 2004 Psychologist of Year

'The Teen Species — Up Close and Personal'

'The Teen Species — Up Close and Personal'

Wittmann Leaving Chantilly Academy

Wittmann Leaving Chantilly Academy

Teachers Praise and Wish Wittmann Well

Teachers Praise and Wish Wittmann Well

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Clubs

Clubs

Ambulance Fees Worry Volunteers

Ambulance Fees Worry Volunteers

Jayson Blair in His Own Words

Former Centreville resident and his mother speak out.

Jayson Blair in His Own Words

Business Notes

Business Notes

Jayson Blair in His Own Words

Former Centreville resident and his mother speak out.

Jayson Blair in His Own Words

Author Gauld Discusses 'Parenting with Honesty'

Author Gauld Discusses 'Parenting with Honesty'

Roundups

Roundups

Volunteer Notes

Volunteer Notes

News Briefs

News Briefs

Ambulance Fees Worry Volunteers

Ambulance Fees Worry Volunteers

Author Gauld Discusses 'Parenting with Honesty'

Author Gauld Discusses 'Parenting with Honesty'

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

McGraw Chosen 2004 Psychologist of Year

McGraw Chosen 2004 Psychologist of Year

At the Movies

At the Movies

HCTV Schedule

HCTV Schedule

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

Clubs

Clubs

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Teen Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter

Broad Run student dies of gunshot wound.

Teen Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter

People Notes

People Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Week in Herndon

Week in Herndon

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Condos Offer Affordability, Conveniences

Condos Offer Affordability, Conveniences

Police Seek Information About Home Burglaries

Police Seek Information About Home Burglaries

Lowe's Opens in Chantilly

New store at Sully Place Shopping Center.

Lowe's Opens in Chantilly

Chess Champs Head for Nationals

Cold Spring Elementary Chess

Chess Champs Head for Nationals

Volunteer

Volunteer

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Tuesday, March 23

Garfield Grant Highlights County Program, Process

Garfield Grant Highlights County Program, Process

Picking Up The Pieces

Picking Up The Pieces

West Springfield House Engulfed in Flames

West Springfield House Engulfed in Flames

New Alexandria Pioneer Turns 100

Friends, family embrace M.D. Cooper on his birthday.

New Alexandria Pioneer Turns 100

Steakhouse Celebrates 30 Years

JR's Stockyards Inn marks milestones with benefit dinner.

Steakhouse Celebrates 30 Years

Groveton Holds NCLB Forum

School Board members speak out on the issues.

Groveton Holds NCLB Forum

Sound Barriers Coming to Beltway

Sound Barriers Coming to Beltway

Former School Board Chair Still Tied to Education

Isis Castro appointed to State Board, teaching classes.

Former School Board Chair Still Tied to Education

Volunteers Kick Off Watershed Cleanup

Lewinsville Park cleanup volunteers have a ball ad find some.

Volunteers Kick Off Watershed Cleanup

McLean Woman Named Agent of the Year

McLean Woman Named Agent of the Year

It's Brinitzer Way

Large Crowd Celebrates Dedication

It's Brinitzer Way

Woodlawn Road is History

Woodlawn Road is History

Minister Makes a Joyful Noise

Minister Makes a Joyful Noise

Promoting Reading

Promoting Reading

Herndon Robot Survives Semifinals

Herndon Robot Survives Semifinals

Lining Up for Sewer, Water

Boards to Decide Fate of Utilities in Transition Area

Lining Up for Sewer, Water

Volunteers Kick off Watershed Cleanup

Lewinsville Park cleanup volunteers have a ball and find some

Volunteers Kick off Watershed Cleanup

Watershed Clean Up Day At Hidden Pond

Watershed Clean Up Day At Hidden Pond

Parental Involvement Goes A Long Way

Parental Involvement Goes A Long Way

Fairfax to Get New Fire Station

Station 40 on Legato Road and Route 29 is estimated to open in spring 2005.

Fairfax to Get New Fire Station

Community Center Moves Forward

Community Center Moves Forward

Picking Up The Pieces

Picking Up The Pieces

Protecting Providence

Fifth annual county-sponsored workshop aims to educate citizens about protecting the environment.

Protecting Providence

Tenants, Cabbies Dominate Council Attention

Tenants, Cabbies Dominate Council Attention

Local Youth Discover Ancient Landmarks

Caring for Witness Trees.

Local Youth Discover Ancient Landmarks

A Boat is Christened

Shell bears Schuyler Jones' name.

A Boat is Christened

Watershed Clean Up Day At Hidden Pond

Watershed Clean Up Day At Hidden Pond

Today's Rally for Tomorrow's Alexandria

Second Presbyterian site lauded by citizens as perfect open space opportunity.

Today's Rally for Tomorrow's Alexandria

Residents Furious With Landlord

Tenants of Hunting Terrace told to vacate; VDOT fears for their safety.

Residents Furious With Landlord

Police Report

Police Report

Lady Fairfax Looking Out For Disabled

Lady Fairfax Looking Out For Disabled

Lady Fairfax Looking Out For Disabled

Lady Fairfax Looking Out For Disabled

Pushing for the Community Center

Order of Road Projects Questioned

Pushing for the Community Center

PTA President Look to Past, Future

PTA President Look to Past, Future

Always in Demand

School Board members share thoughts on budget, search for superintendent.

Always in Demand

Metro Hearing Draws Crowd

Speakers split on higher fares, but many support more advertising on Metro trains, buses.

Metro Hearing Draws Crowd

Chamber Celebrates Route 1 Successes

Extent of economic revitalization shown at Chamber dinner.

Chamber Celebrates Route 1 Successes

Warner Pushes Compromise

During local stop, governor urges Assembly members to pass a state budget.

Warner Pushes Compromise

Historic House Felled

Old Great Falls school for colored demolished to build new home.

Historic House Felled

Roundup

Roundup

Parental Involvement Goes A Long Way

Parental Involvement Goes A Long Way

Protecting Providence

Fifth annual county-sponsored workshop aims to educate citizens about protecting the environment.

Protecting Providence

A Way with People

Longtime Vienna resident receives honors for his contributions to Little League and county parkland.

A Way with People

Herndon Company Develops Imaging Technology

V3 Makes Debut

Herndon Company Develops Imaging Technology

Governor Urges Passage of Budget

Warner stops off in Alexandria to rally support.

Governor Urges Passage of Budget

VDOT Felt the Pain

Hunting Terrace tenants get concessions, but will still vacate for repairs.

VDOT Felt the Pain

Breathing Easy is Getting Harder

Pollution and solutions aired at league forum.

Breathing Easy is Getting Harder

Volunteer Bureau Expanding Services

AVB's annual silent auction is this Friday.

Volunteer Bureau Expanding Services

Goodbye Upholstery, Hello Land Design

City business landmark moves out to make way for new venture.

Goodbye Upholstery, Hello Land Design

Week in Herndon

Week in Herndon

WMD Response Garners 2004 Tech Award

WMD Response Garners 2004 Tech Award

Great Falls Dancer Passes on Tradition

From student dancer to teacher and performer Kris Beery carries on tradition

Great Falls Dancer Passes on Tradition

What’s Next at Whitey’s?

New owners work on the successor to an Arlington landmark.

What’s Next at Whitey’s?

20 Years of Consistency

Le Refuge a mainstay in Old Town.

20 Years of Consistency

Great Falls Dancer Passes on Tradition

From student dancer to teacher and performer Kris Beery carries on a tradition.

Great Falls Dancer Passes on Tradition

MetroStage — A Happening Venue

Griffin visits Canada; Olympia Dukakis comes to town.

MetroStage — A Happening Venue

Pioneering Women

Pioneering Women

'The Music Man, Jr.' Stops in Vienna

Kilmer Middle School Presents Broadway Classic.

'The Music Man, Jr.' Stops in Vienna

Calming Traffic on Church Street

Town's Transportation Safety Commission plans to conduct a public hearing on pedestrian safety on Church Street.

Calming Traffic on Church Street

Lady Fairfax Looking Out For Disabled

Lady Fairfax Looking Out For Disabled

Watershed Clean Up Day at Hidden Pond

Watershed Clean Up Day at Hidden Pond

Stylists Sidestep Snacks

Stylists Sidestep Snacks

VFW Recognizes Honor Service

The two are named police officer and firefighter of the year.

VFW Recognizes Honor Service

Minister Makes a Joyful Noise

Minister Makes a Joyful Noise

Steakhouse Celebrates 30 Years

JR's Stockyards In marks milestoes with benefit dinner

Steakhouse Celebrates 30 Years

Filtering the Potomac

Looking ahead to 16th annual Watershed Cleanup, river advocates hope to raise awareness year-round.

Filtering the Potomac

Back to School

Providence Elementary teacher returns to normal life after spending a year in Iraq as a soldier.

Back to School

Picking Up The Pieces

Picking Up The Pieces

‘Glory’ Goes Beyond the Battles

Lang brings one-man show, based on lives of Medal of Honor recipients, to Women’s Memorial.

‘Glory’ Goes Beyond the Battles

Monday, March 22

Phase II: Condos and Commercial

Second phase of Fortune Parc gets site plan approval.

Phase II: Condos and Commercial

Changes to Fire Service

Changes to Fire Service

Children Helping Children

Children Helping Children

Hoover’s World

Hoover’s World

It’s That Time of Year

Annual Potomac River cleanup set for April 3.

It’s That Time of Year

Board Puts Off Land Decision

New school approved on Kendale, other sites to be studied.

Board Puts Off Land Decision

It’s The Water

WSSC explains why it needs a new pipe.

It’s The Water

Thursday, March 18

HHS, SLHS Rank High in Violent Incidents

Students say they feel safe despite statistics.

HHS, SLHS Rank High in Violent Incidents

Wednesday, March 17

Eyes for the Blind

Area family and beneficiary talk about life with a guide dog.

Eyes for the Blind

Police Notes

Police Notes

News Briefs

News Briefs

Police Notes

Police Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Retired Officer Combats Intolerance

orld War II veteran and Jew talks with Madison students about his experiences.

Retired Officer Combats Intolerance

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

McLaughlin-Williams, Blake Plead Guilty

McLaughlin-Williams pleads guilty of counterfeiting in federal court while John Adam Blake pleads guilty in Fairfax Circuit Court.

McLaughlin-Williams, Blake Plead Guilty

News Briefs

News Briefs

Mel Gibson's Passion Play

Area theologians, academics and citizens discuss Mel Gibson's movie 'The Passion of the Christ' after Fairfax City screening.

Mel Gibson's Passion Play

Church Street's Bookend Buildings

Town Council designates Berry House an historic property and addresses traffic congestion at the post office.

Church Street's Bookend Buildings

Shaving Heads Raises Money for Children

Shaving Heads Raises Money for Children

Business Notes

Business Notes

Shaving Heads Raises Money for Children

Shaving Heads Raises Money for Children

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

People Notes

People Notes

Volunteer Notes

Volunteer Notes

Clubs

Clubs

Mel Gibson's Passion Play

Area theologians, academics and citizens discuss Mel Gibson's movie 'The Passion of the Christ' after Fairfax City screening.

Mel Gibson's Passion Play

Last Look at Alternatives

Residents view Battlefield Bypass proposals; new alternative to G is added.

Last Look at Alternatives

Honoring Pat

Local community remembers friend and longtime athletic director at Fairfax High School.

Honoring Pat

Eight Years Prison for Centreville Man

Eight Years Prison for Centreville Man

Thumbs Up for Residential Project

Thumbs Up for Residential Project

Check for $729,250 To Buy Hunter-Hacor Site

Check for $729,250 To Buy Hunter-Hacor Site

Working at Beautifying Centreville

Virginia Run Home and Garden Club is planting trees.

Working at Beautifying Centreville

A Fix for Route 29/Gallows Intersection?

Fairfax County puts money toward an unpopular road plan.

A Fix for Route 29/Gallows Intersection?

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Eight Years Prison for Centreville Man

Eight Years Prison for Centreville Man

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Check for $729,250 To Buy Hunter-Hacor Site

Check for $729,250 To Buy Hunter-Hacor Site

Working at Beautifying Centreville

Virginia Run Home and Garden Club is planting trees.

Working at Beautifying Centreville

Week in Reston

Week in Reston

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Going for the Goal

Sports marketing students partner with DC United.

Going for the Goal

Volunteer Notes

Volunteer Notes

Top of Her Police Class

Caroline Morgan is top Criminal Justice Academy graduate.

Top of Her Police Class

Clubs

Clubs

Clubs

Clubs

Around Town

Around Town

Classes

Classes

Top of Her Police Class

Caroline Morgan is top Criminal Justice Academy graduate.

Top of Her Police Class

Gym Helping Women Lose 2,004 lbs. in '04

The Women's Club is a ladies-only facility stressing individualized weight-loss programs.

Gym Helping Women Lose 2,004 lbs. in '04

Last Look at Alternatives

Residents view Battlefield Bypass proposals; new alternative to G is added.

Last Look at Alternatives

News Briefs

News Briefs

Gym Helping Women Lose 2,004 lbs. in '04

The Women's Club is a ladies-only facility stressing individualized weight-loss programs.

Gym Helping Women Lose 2,004 lbs. in '04

Around Town

Around Town

News Briefs

News Briefs

Studying the Might of the Minuscule

Oakton 17-year-old and TJ student advances to the finals of a national science talent search.

Studying the Might of the Minuscule

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Hugo's Drag-Racing Bill Passes General Assembly

Supervisors Approve Lincoln Rezoning

Gallows Road to Gain 570 New Homes

Supervisors Approve Lincoln Rezoning

From Scalpel to Machete

Supervisors trade line item departmental reviews for $40 million cut in proposed budget; Bowers told to make recommendations.

From Scalpel to Machete

Classes & Workshops

Classes & Workshops

Tarnished Reporting?

Letter to the Editor

Tarnished Reporting?

Calendar

Calendar

Volunteers

Volunteers

Classes & Workshops

Classes & Workshops

At the Movies

At the Movies

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

HCTV Schedule

HCTV Schedule

Calendar

Calendar

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Volunteers

Calendar

Calendar

Volunteers

Volunteers

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Volunteers

Volunteers

Calendar

Calendar

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Celebrating St. Pat’s

Celebrating St. Pat’s

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Health Notes

Health Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

A Fix for Route 29/Gallows Intersection?

Fairfax County puts money toward an unpopular road plan.

A Fix for Route 29/Gallows Intersection?

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Deputy Charges He's Forced Out

Deputy claims harassment for his support of Simpson's opponent.

Deputy Charges He's Forced Out

Community Notes

Community Notes

Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Around Town

Around Town

News Briefs

News Briefs

Around Town

Around Town

Thumbs Up for Residential Project

Thumbs Up for Residential Project

College Notes

College Notes

Clubs & Organizations

Clubs & Organizations

Around Town

Around Town

Volunteers

Volunteers

Classes

Classes

Junk Piles Up, Filling Valuable Real Estate Space

Junk Piles Up, Filling Valuable Real Estate Space

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Tuesday, March 16

A Question of Answers

A Question of Answers

HHS, SLHS Rank High in Violent Incidents

Students say they feel safe despite statistics.

HHS, SLHS Rank High in Violent Incidents

Exploravision Students Venture Out On a Limb

Exploravision Students Venture Out On a Limb

Citizen Groups in Mount Vernon

Part Two: Mount Vernon Community Coalition, Inc.

Citizen Groups in Mount Vernon

Wootton Carrie on 'Fiddler' Tradition

Wootton Theater

Wootton Carrie on 'Fiddler' Tradition

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

A Day of Giving Back

Residents help around the community.

A Day of Giving Back

Pedestrian Issues in Annapolis

Pedestrian Issues in Annapolis

New Bus Service — Benefit or Detriment?

New Bus Service — Benefit or Detriment?

Almanac Named ‘Newspaper of the Year’

Third year in a row as ‘Newspaper of the Year,’ plus three ‘Best of Show’ awards.

Almanac Named ‘Newspaper of the Year’

They’re Not Playing Around

Wayside students raise money for playground equipment.

They’re Not Playing Around

Sharon Kelso Honored for her 24 Years of Service

Supervisors pay tribute to UCM director.

Sharon Kelso Honored for her 24 Years of Service

Potomac Pharmacy Robbed

Potomac Pharmacy Robbed

Septic Tank Tax

Septic Tank Tax

Bringing Worlds Together

Bringing Worlds Together

Student Art on Display

Student Art on Display

Principal Focuses on What's Right

Principal Focuses on What's Right

Gems Spurt Easter Egg Treasure Hunt

Gems Spurt Easter Egg Treasure Hunt

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

A Question of Answers

A Question of Answers

King Street Metro Enhancements to Proceed

Some citizens want city to deny the building of the new platform.

King Street Metro Enhancements to Proceed

Warner Calls Special Session

City budget may be affected.

Warner Calls Special Session

Local Projects Moving Forward

Traffic, education, environment issues at the forefront for Democratic veteran.

Local Projects Moving Forward

What's In a Name? — Honor and Emotion

What's In a Name? — Honor and Emotion

First Night Expands to Mt. Vernon Avenue

New restaurant permit approved near waterfront.

First Night Expands to Mt. Vernon Avenue

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Lynbrook 'Leans' On Inova Healthplex

Lynbrook 'Leans' On Inova Healthplex

State Underfunds County, Hudgins Says

At Reston hearing, focus is on services, not taxes.

State Underfunds County, Hudgins Says

Hands On History

Hands On History

Anyone Care about RA Cap?

Fee break for those on fixed incomes recommended.

Anyone Care about RA Cap?

Langley Seniors Explore Ethics

Langley Seniors Explore Ethics

Lead No Cause for Concern, Says County

Lead No Cause for Concern, Says County

A Woman's Place Is In the Military

March is Women In History Month

A Woman's Place Is In the Military

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Exploravision Students Venture Out On a Limb

Exploravision Students Venture Out On a Limb

Hearings Set on VRE Rate Adjustments

Hearings Set on VRE Rate Adjustments

Exploravision Students Venture Out On a Limb

Exploravision Students Venture Out On a Limb

History Comes Alive for Hollin Meadows Students

By Gale Curcio

History Comes Alive for Hollin Meadows Students

Roundup

Roundup

Water Worries Bubble to Surface

While county says tests show no concern, confusion and worry spark demand for filters, test kits in stores.

Water Worries Bubble to Surface

Assembly Nixes Defenders

Bills to establish public defender’s office in Arlington are delayed until 2005.

Assembly Nixes Defenders

Burke Centre Residents Writing Bigger Checks

Burke Centre Residents Writing Bigger Checks

Tornadoes — They Still Occur Here

City takes part in statewide tornado drill.

Tornadoes — They Still Occur Here

Hearings Set on Proposed VRE Rate Adjustments

Hearings Set on Proposed VRE Rate Adjustments

TB Case Still Has Parents Concerned

TB Case Still Has Parents Concerned

A Decade of Music

Iota marks 10 years of expansion, poetry and music.

A Decade of Music

Southern Italian Cuisine Drawing Rave Reviews

A la lucia is newest city restaurant.

Southern Italian Cuisine Drawing Rave Reviews

Aldersgate Mounts A Charmer

Theater Review

Aldersgate Mounts A Charmer

Bringing Worlds Together

Bringing Worlds Together

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

Diamond in Health

Arlington hospital celebrates Diamond Jubilee on 60th anniversary.

Diamond in Health

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

A Clearing Crops Up in Springfield

A Clearing Crops Up in Springfield

'Best of Reston' Recognizes Linda Miller

From Reston Town Center to community service projects, Miller's focused on what's best for Reston.

'Best of Reston' Recognizes Linda Miller

Hearings Set on VRE Rate Adjustments

Hearings Set on VRE Rate Adjustments

Langley Seniors Explore Ethics

Langley Seniors Explore Ethics

In Search of Clean Water

In Search of Clean Water

New Park at Glen and Travilah?

New Park at Glen and Travilah?

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

Resurrection of Bypass

Supervisors To Reconsider WTC

Resurrection of Bypass

School Notes

School Notes

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

Veteran Volunteer Now Teaches About Non-Profits

A Question of Answers

A Question of Answers

Plaugher Announces Retirement

Fire chief will leave department at end of June, after his successor is chosen.

Plaugher Announces Retirement

RCI Officially Underway

Ceremony marks start of new housing at Ft. Belvoir.

RCI Officially Underway

Springhouse Gets Second Chance

Springhouse Gets Second Chance

A New Day for Landmark Mall?

A mix of residential and commercial use envisioned.

A New Day for Landmark Mall?

Gangs Growing in Schools

School Board considers how to intervene.

Gangs Growing in Schools

Wednesday, March 10

Police Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

Reston Founder Reflects on 40 Years

Community to celebrate Founder's Day.

Reston Founder Reflects on 40 Years

Parkway Accident Leaves Two Hospitalized

Parkway Accident Leaves Two Hospitalized

Clubs

Clubs

Volunteer

Volunteer

It's Public's Turn Next

RA board, after approving changes for governing documents, plans two hearings.

It's Public's Turn Next

People Notes

People Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Tax Debate Divides County

While some decry any tax increase, others want to pay more.

Tax Debate Divides County

Clubs

Clubs

Speed, Alcohol Factors in Burke Accident

In Burke Centre, a road through the Woods community is often looked on as a cut-through.

Speed, Alcohol Factors in Burke Accident

Man Charged with Brandishing Firearm

Man Charged with Brandishing Firearm

Highlights from Clifton Town Council Meeting

Highlights from Clifton Town Council Meeting

News Briefs

News Briefs

Two Bank-Robbery Charges Go to Grand Jury

Two Bank-Robbery Charges Go to Grand Jury

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

A Potluck Fund-Raiser

Barber shop farewell benefits American Cancer Society.

A Potluck Fund-Raiser

Cuccinelli: A Strong Advocate of Education?

Cuccinelli: A Strong Advocate of Education?

Teaching About Elections

Virginia Run's Carol Ann Coryell takes trip to Russia to teach about election process.

Teaching About Elections

Highlights from Clifton Town Council Meeting

Highlights from Clifton Town Council Meeting

Two Bank-Robbery Charges Go to Grand Jury

Two Bank-Robbery Charges Go to Grand Jury

It's 'Coffee Time' in Centreville

New store opens in the Pickwick Shopping Center.

It's 'Coffee Time' in Centreville

A New Challenge

Westfield High Principal Dale Rumberger leaves to open South County high school.

A New Challenge

Teaching About Elections

Virginia Run's Carol Ann Coryell takes trip to Russia to teach about election process.

Teaching About Elections

Food Handllng Fails Inspections

All but two Reston school cafeterias cited for "critical" health code violations.

Food Handllng Fails Inspections

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

Week in Herndon

Week in Herndon

Westfield's Improv Team Wins Event and Trophy

Westfield's Improv Team Wins Event and Trophy

Staff Grateful for Principal's Support

Staff Grateful for Principal's Support

A New Challenge

Westfield High Principal Dale Rumberger leaves to open South County high school.

A New Challenge

People Notes

People Notes

News Briefs

News Briefs

Staff Grateful for Principal's Support

Staff Grateful for Principal's Support

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Crime Log

Crime Log

Majority of Speakers: 'Raise My Taxes'

Supervisors hear majority attest to quality of schools.

Majority of Speakers: 'Raise My Taxes'

News Briefs

News Briefs

Volunteer

Volunteer

Cuccinelli: A Strong Advocate of Education?

Cuccinelli: A Strong Advocate of Education?

Vocalizing with Verlette Simon

Vocalizing with Verlette Simon

Vocalizing with Verlette Simon

Vocalizing with Verlette Simon

HCTV

HCTV

At the Movies

At the Movies

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Thomas Jefferson's 'The Crucible'

Cappies Review

Thomas Jefferson's 'The Crucible'

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Rumberger Named South County High Principal

Rumberger Named South County High Principal

Rumberger Named South County High Principal

Rumberger Named South County High Principal

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Rumberger Named South County High Principal

Rumberger Named South County High Principal

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Honoring Director of Surgery Unit

Nancy Susco to receive Best of Reston award.

Honoring Director of Surgery Unit

Westfield's Improv Team Wins Event and Trophy

Westfield's Improv Team Wins Event and Trophy

From Middle to Elementary

Supervisors cite "pressing need."

From Middle to Elementary

Volunteer

Volunteer

It's 'Coffee Time' in Centreville

New store opens in the Pickwick Shopping Center.

It's 'Coffee Time' in Centreville

'Le Chateau de Murder'

Westfield High thespians present murder mystery.

'Le Chateau de Murder'

Roundups

Roundups

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Man Charged with Brandishing Firearm

Man Charged with Brandishing Firearm

'Le Chateau de Murder'

Westfield High thespians present murder mystery.

'Le Chateau de Murder'

Roundups

Roundups

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

A Potluck Fund-Raiser

Barber shop farewell benefits American Cancer Society.

A Potluck Fund-Raiser

Classes

Classes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Tuesday, March 9

Women's Center Hosts Annual Leadership Conference

Women's Center Hosts Annual Leadership Conference

Familiar Faces on May Ballot

Races for the Vienna Town Council are unopposed this year.

Familiar Faces on May Ballot

Helping Fellow Burn Survivors

Vienna man creates foundation to help burn survivors.

Helping Fellow Burn Survivors

Police Roll Out New Bus

Mobile Command system to allow greater communications at crime scenes, disasters.

Police Roll Out New Bus

Fish Are Biting At Accotink

Fish Are Biting At Accotink

Tapestry Raffled for Water Garden

Tapestry Raffled for Water Garden

Only Exception Gets Approval

Eleven houses to be built on Piney Meetinghouse.

Only Exception Gets Approval

Just One More Thing

Committee deals with bill to change county’s fire service.

Just One More Thing

Bob's Printing: Successful Family Business on Route 1

Business Profile

Bob's Printing: Successful Family Business on Route 1

Women's Center Hosts Annual Leadership Conference

Women's Center Hosts Annual Leadership Conference

Percussionist Describes Sound and Silence

Evelyn Glennie inspires creative soundscape at Kent Gardens Elementary School

Percussionist Describes Sound and Silence

Making Beautiful Music Together

Vienna Choral Society to host upcoming March concert.

Making Beautiful Music Together

Belle View Elementary Students Win Honors in 'Reflections' Arts Contest

Belle View Elementary Students Win Honors in 'Reflections' Arts Contest

Taste of McLean Satisfies Variety of Appetites

Taste of McLean Satisfies Variety of Appetites

Another Pipe in the River

Another Pipe in the River

Super Tuesday Takes On Special Significance

For third and fourth graders.

Super Tuesday Takes On Special Significance

Moving from Tech World to Dollhouses

Tiny Heirlooms lets them eat cake and more

Moving from Tech World to Dollhouses

Maybe Not Today …

Public hearing draws more than 100 opposed to giving up land.

Maybe Not Today …

DAR Honors McLean's Tree Man

Dick Poole receives DAR conservation award

DAR Honors McLean's Tree Man

Town Campaign Season Begins

Town Campaign Season Begins

Budget too Tight for Salona

County budget constraints could hinder purchase of Salona for park use.

Budget too Tight for Salona

Making Beautiful Music Together

Vienna Choral Society to host upcoming March concert.

Making Beautiful Music Together

Assembly Session Proves Good to Herndon

Assembly Session Proves Good to Herndon

Women's Center Hosts Annual Leadership Conference

Women's Center Hosts Annual Leadership Conference

Local Remodeler Ranked as Largest in the Nation

Local Remodeler Ranked as Largest in the Nation

Speed, Alcohol Factors in Burke Accident

Speed, Alcohol Factors in Burke Accident

Korean Karate Teaches Life Lessons For Teens

Korean Karate Teaches Life Lessons For Teens

City Budget Presented

Council hears city manager outline fully funded theme items.

City Budget Presented

Citizens Count Down to Election Day

Citizens will vote in May for mayor, City Council, School Board.

Citizens Count Down to Election Day

Korean Karate Provides Lessons For Teens

Korean Karate Provides Lessons For Teens

DAR Honors McLean's Tree Man

Dick Poole receives DAR conservation award

DAR Honors McLean's Tree Man

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Re-thinking School Sites

Re-thinking School Sites

Community Center Searching for Board Members

Community Center Searching for Board Members

Springfield Interchange Adopts Fire and Rescue Response

Springfield Interchange Adopts Fire and Rescue Response

Students Gain Living History Lesson

Wheelan Combines Black, Women History Months

Students Gain Living History Lesson

City Unveils Proposed Budget for '04-05

Proposed real estate tax rate is at 92 Cents.

City Unveils Proposed Budget for '04-05

Landscape Center Relocates to Great Falls

High-end garden design center blooms in Great Falls

Landscape Center Relocates to Great Falls

A Perfect Lift Off For Ballyshaners' 23rd Parade

A Perfect Lift Off For Ballyshaners' 23rd Parade

Around Town

Around Town

Gas Station Fire

Quick actions by George Mason Shell employees prevent major calamity.

Gas Station Fire

Two Teens Sentenced

Juvenile detention, probation handed out in Jones' murder case.

Two Teens Sentenced

An Honor Guard is Revitalized

City's fire department has full contingent with new uniforms.

An Honor Guard is Revitalized

Accused Art Thief Pleads Guilty

By Carla Branch

Accused Art Thief Pleads Guilty

Burst Pipe Floods Marina Towers

No utilities for residents in high-rise.

Burst Pipe Floods Marina Towers

Roundup

Roundup

Two Teens Sentenced

Juvenile detention, probation handed out in Jones' murder case.

Two Teens Sentenced

CARE Sets a Deadline

Group wants to keep pressure on Inova Health System.

CARE Sets a Deadline

Assembly Punts Nominees to Governor

Dawkins, Niebauer up for court appointments, appear in Richmond hearings.

Assembly Punts Nominees to Governor

Korean Karate Teaches Life Lessons For Teens

Korean Karate Teaches Life Lessons For Teens

Ox Road Widening Project Comes To a Halt

Ox Road Widening Project Comes To a Halt

New Principal Named for GW Middle School

New Principal Named for GW Middle School

Military Notes

Military Notes

Game Company Imagines Another World

Fairfax-based company creates online games played worldwide.

Game Company Imagines Another World

Lead Levels Ebb on Second Tests

Concern over preliminary tests prompts second round. But results show no widespread contamination.

Lead Levels Ebb on Second Tests

A Celebration to Success

Burke Library observes second anniversary.

A Celebration to Success

Citizens Have Their Say at Final Session

Citizens Have Their Say at Final Session

The Berg Morphs Into Chatham Square

Official groundbreaking held Wednesday.

The Berg Morphs Into Chatham Square

Freedom Memorial Design Altered

Great Falls Freedom Memorial will include remembrance of 9/11 victims.

Freedom Memorial Design Altered

Doctor Dreams Reap Reward

Fairfax student's entry about wanting to be a doctor wins contest.

Doctor Dreams Reap Reward

Capturing Food As Art

Maremi Hooff likes the shapes and colors.

Capturing Food As Art

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

New Look at Village Wharf

Dining

New Look at Village Wharf

Arlington Theaters Honored

Local companies nab 22 Hayes nominations, two WATCH awards.

Arlington Theaters Honored

New Look at Village Wharf

Dining

New Look at Village Wharf

Chronic Problems on Falls

Chronic Problems on Falls

As Budget Approval Nears, Teachers, Watchdogs Look at Details

As Budget Approval Nears, Teachers, Watchdogs Look at Details

Women Learn To Be Fit for Life

Y-Me Supports Local Breast Cancer Survivors

Women Learn To Be Fit for Life

Health Notes

Health Notes

Speed, Alcohol Factors in Burke Accident

Speed, Alcohol Factors in Burke Accident

Making Beautiful Music Together

Vienna Choral Society to host upcoming March concert.

Making Beautiful Music Together

Art Finds a New Home

The Vienna Arts Society opens new center.

Art Finds a New Home

Truck Occupants Raise Alarm at West Springfield

Truck Occupants Raise Alarm at West Springfield

Classes & Workshops

Classes & Workshops

Mailbox Removed from Community Center

Post Office says box is not used enough.

Mailbox Removed from Community Center

Budget too Tight for Salona

County budget constraints could hinder purchase of Salona for park use.

Budget too Tight for Salona

Auction Brings in Money for Crew Team

Auction Brings in Money for Crew Team

Odyssey of the Mind Continues to Energize Young Minds

Problem solving competition held at Mount Vernon High School.

Odyssey of the Mind Continues to Energize Young Minds

Senior Center Incorporates Chapter of Red Hat Society

Senior Center Incorporates Chapter of Red Hat Society

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ox Road Widening Project Comes To a Halt

Ox Road Widening Project Comes To a Halt

Roundup

Roundup

All in the Family

Father/daughter team pairs up to produce one-act.

All in the Family

Capturing Food As Art

Maremi Hooff likes the shapes and colors.

Capturing Food As Art

Wednesday, March 3

Police Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

Police Notes

Tysons Expansion Changes Traffic

Tysons Expansion Changes Traffic

Cartersville Baptist Offers 'Caring Community'

An African-American church in Oakton recently commemorated its 140th anniversary.

Cartersville Baptist Offers 'Caring Community'

Fairfax's Long Road to Integration

Fairfax Museum looks at desegregation within Fairfax County Public Schools while commemorating history of Brown v. Board of Education.

Fairfax's Long Road to Integration

Who May Marry Whom?

Potomac’s legislators weigh in on marriage bills.

Who May Marry Whom?

Commuters Back Rail Project

Informal survey comes after polls conducted by both advocates and opponents.

Commuters Back Rail Project

Business Notes

Business Notes

Volunteer

Volunteer

Clubs

Clubs

Clifton Fuel-Oil Smell Creates a Mystery

Clifton Fuel-Oil Smell Creates a Mystery

Rumberger Leaves Westfield, Goes South

Rumberger Leaves Westfield, Goes South

Fairfax's Long Road to Integration

Fairfax Museum looks at desegregation within Fairfax County Public Schools while commemorating history of Brown v. Board of Education.

Fairfax's Long Road to Integration

Chantilly Academy Students Compete in Robotics Event

Chantilly Academy Students Compete in Robotics Event

Time for a Trail?

Area residents discuss Woodglen Lake Park's future.

Time for a Trail?

The End of an Era

Centreville Barber Shop closing after 49 years.

The End of an Era

Westfield Football Team Honored in Richmond

Westfield Football Team Honored in Richmond

Man Charged With Assaulting Police Officer

Man Charged With Assaulting Police Officer

Chantilly High Senior Wins $40K Scholarship

Chantilly High Senior Wins $40K Scholarship

Going Bald for Cancer Research

Centreville man shaving head for St. Baldrick's Day fund-raiser

Going Bald for Cancer Research

Clifton Fuel-Oil Smell Creates a Mystery

Clifton Fuel-Oil Smell Creates a Mystery

Rumberger Leaves Westfield, Goes South

Rumberger Leaves Westfield, Goes South

Chantilly Academy Students Compete in Robotics Event

Chantilly Academy Students Compete in Robotics Event

The End of an Era

Centreville Barber Shop closing after 49 years.

The End of an Era

Westfield Football Team Honored in Richmond

Westfield Football Team Honored in Richmond

Chantilly High Senior Wins $40K Scholarship

Chantilly High Senior Wins $40K Scholarship

Volunteer

Volunteer

People Notes

People Notes

Roundups

Roundups

Going Bald for Cancer Research

Centreville man shaving head for St. Baldrick's Day fund-raiser

Going Bald for Cancer Research

Community Notes

Community Notes

Lake Flap Pits Neighbor Against Neighbor

Lake Werowance residents ask tht a watershed improvement district be established.

Lake Flap Pits Neighbor Against Neighbor

Caring for the Community

Two Woodson students recognized for commitment to volunteering.

Caring for the Community

Tailgaters Operating in Tysons

County police urge office workers at Tysons to monitor belongings and pay attention to who is in the office.

Tailgaters Operating in Tysons

Man Charged With Assaulting Police Officer

Man Charged With Assaulting Police Officer

Girl Dances in New York City Ballet

Teresa Reichlen of Clifton performs at The Kennedy Center this week.

Girl Dances in New York City Ballet

Lake Flap Pits Neighbor Against Neighbor

Lake Werowance residents ask that a watershed improvement district be established.

Lake Flap Pits Neighbor Against Neighbor

Classes

Classes

At the Movies

At the Movies

Classes

Classes

HCTV Schedule

HCTV Schedule

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

School Notes

School Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Garden Gala Explores Sanctuary Escapes

Garden Gala Explores Sanctuary Escapes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Tailgaters Operating in Tysons Offices

Tailgaters Operating in Tysons Offices

Roving Robots

Vienna high schools prepare for robotics competition.

Roving Robots

Business Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Democratic Adjustment

RCC board re-institutes one person, one vote.

Democratic Adjustment

Volunteer

Volunteer

Week in Reston

Week in Reston

Clubs

Clubs

Ellen Graves Serves Through Volunteerism

Helping needy runs through her family.

Ellen Graves Serves Through Volunteerism

Health Notes

Health Notes

Board Funds New Elementary School

Dulles area of county witnesses rapid residential growth.

Board Funds New Elementary School

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Clubs

Clubs

Roundups

Roundups

Girl Dances in New York City Ballet

Teresa Reichlen of Clifton performs at The Kennedy Center this week.

Girl Dances in New York City Ballet

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Tuesday, March 2

Around Town

Around Town

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Bridge Coming To Hillside After 21 Years

Bridge Coming To Hillside After 21 Years

Historic Hickory Hill Remembered

Kennedy family home in McLean is for sale

Historic Hickory Hill Remembered

McLean's Salona Offered for Sale

Owners of historic property are offering it to Fairfax County for a park.

McLean's Salona Offered for Sale

Turner Farm Reaches for Stars

Observatory Park could be national flagship

Turner Farm Reaches for Stars

Logging on to History

Storm claims 140-year-old tree at GW estate.

Logging on to History

Making an Adoptive Match

County takes holistic approach to finding adoptive families

Making an Adoptive Match

Historic Hickory Hill Remembered

Kennedy family home in McLean is for sale.

Historic Hickory Hill Remembered

Making an Adoptive Match

County takes holistic approach to finding adoptive families

Making an Adoptive Match

ESL School Fails to Gain Support

Curves Could Be Coming to Grant Street

ESL School Fails to Gain Support

McLean's Salona Offered for Sale

Owners of historic property are offering it to Fairfax County for a park.

McLean's Salona Offered for Sale

Silverbrook Road Closure Gives VDOT Time

Silverbrook Road Closure Gives VDOT Time

Police Seek Missing Woman

Police Seek Missing Woman

Crestwood Celebrates Suess' 100th Birthday

Crestwood Celebrates Suess' 100th Birthday

Political Sign Debate Aired

Planning tables decision.

Political Sign Debate Aired

Ballot Set

Ballot Set

Traffic Jam Marmalade Jams Coffeehouse

Traffic Jam Marmalade Jams Coffeehouse

Gas Leak Near HHS

By Jennifer Lesinski

Gas Leak Near HHS

A Trace of Compassion

Alexandria Red Cross volunteer sleuths worldwide.

A Trace of Compassion

Murder Evidence Presented

Charged with murder, Mauricio Cerritos to appear before Loudoun grand jury on March 9.

Murder Evidence Presented

Rezonings Reshape South Dulles

Rezonings Reshape South Dulles

Norovirus Ousted At Terra Centre

Norovirus Ousted At Terra Centre

The More Things Change...

The More Things Change...

History and Nostalgia Captured in Needlework Exhibition

Historic Woodlawn hosts colorful and creative works.

History and Nostalgia Captured in Needlework Exhibition

Silverbrook Road Closure Gives VDOT Time

Silverbrook Road Closure Gives VDOT Time

Traffic Jam Marmalade Jams Coffee House

Traffic Jam Marmalade Jams Coffee House

Norovirus Ousted From Terra Centre

Norovirus Ousted From Terra Centre

Ballot Box Busy For Burke Centre Elections

Ballot Box Busy For Burke Centre Elections

Residential, Retail To Cover Laurel Hill Costs?

Residential, Retail To Cover Laurel Hill Costs?

Psych Unit Closure Set For Sept. 1

Psych Unit Closure Set For Sept. 1

A DASHing 20th

Local bus service celebrates a milestone.

A DASHing 20th

City Graduates Largest CERT Class

City Graduates Largest CERT Class

Church Site Debate Continues

Open space and McMansions proposed.

Church Site Debate Continues

Council Will Adhere to Public Hearing Guidelines

Council Will Adhere to Public Hearing Guidelines

Alexandria Police Investigate Robbery at Wachovia Bank

Police Report

Alexandria Police Investigate Robbery at Wachovia Bank

Turner Farm Reaches for Stars

Observatory Park could be national flagship.

Turner Farm Reaches for Stars

Traffic Jam Marmalade Jams Coffee House

Traffic Jam Marmalade Jams Coffee House

Week in Herndon

Week in Herndon

Council Will Address Flag Flying At Future Meeting

Council Will Address Flag Flying At Future Meeting

Friends of Stratford Hall Hold a Tea

Dining

Friends of Stratford Hall Hold a Tea

ONGOING EVENTS

ONGOING EVENTS

Murder, Deceit, Betrayal Come to McLean

Character development lies at heart of Great Falls Players' 'Hound of the Baskervilles'

Murder, Deceit, Betrayal Come to McLean

Classes & Workshops

Classes & Workshops

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Fat Times in Clarendon

Fat Times in Clarendon

Directors Join Forces on Chekhov

Classika’s ‘Vanya’ may suffer from directors’ opposing visions.

Directors Join Forces on Chekhov

Calendar

Calendar

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Protest Cries Out Against Rising Rents

As apartments are renovated, residents and organizers say the underlying motive is greed.

Protest Cries Out Against Rising Rents

Heart Disease Is Biggest Medical Threat to Women

Women At Risk for Heart Disease and Stroke

Heart Disease Is Biggest Medical Threat to Women

Congressman Brings Dr. Seuss' Words to Life

Brooksfield School in McLean celebrates Dr. Seuss's birthday with a week of activities.

Congressman Brings Dr. Seuss' Words to Life

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

March 3: Education Notebook

March 3: Education Notebook

Schools Seek Funds for Teachers

School Board wants $39 million more than the county wants to give.

Schools Seek Funds for Teachers

Bye, Dan

Bye, Dan

Crime Report

Crime Report

Around Town

Around Town

Clearing a Path to the Future

Work continues at army's proving grounds.

Clearing a Path to the Future

Residential, Retail To Cover Laurel Hill Costs

Residential, Retail To Cover Laurel Hill Costs

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Books Take Center Stage at Schools This Week

Mount Vernon schools celebrate Reading Across America.

Books Take Center Stage at Schools This Week

Task Force Tells IHS 'Keep It Here'

Report outlines blueprint for Inova Mount Vernon Hospital.

Task Force Tells IHS 'Keep It Here'

Judge Moves Murder Case to Grand Jury

Charged with murder, Mauricio Cerritos to appear before Loudoun grand jury on March 9.

Judge Moves Murder Case to Grand Jury

Foundation Lobbies for Arts Center

CIP Hearing Attracts Few Speakers

Foundation Lobbies for Arts Center

Bringing the Fight Home

Support and opposition on amendment against gay marriage finds a center in Arlington.

Bringing the Fight Home

Mills Announces Move

Mall ownership group plans move to Chevy Chase.

Mills Announces Move

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Roundup

Roundup

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

ONGOING EVENTS

ONGOING EVENTS

Classes & Workshops

Classes & Workshops

Monday, March 1

A Different ‘Point of View’

Potomac’s Naomi Ulmer prepares to move on.

A Different ‘Point of View’

‘The Titans’ of Potomac

‘The Titans’ of Potomac

Neighbors Kept in the Dark

Board of Ed doesn’t notify neighbors of pending land use issues.

Neighbors Kept in the Dark

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Restaurant Has Landmark Anniversary

Tally-ho celebrates 35 years in Potomac.

Restaurant Has Landmark Anniversary

Furnace Fire at First Agape

Historic church nearly destroyed in Ash Wednesday fire.

Furnace Fire at First Agape