Stories for February 2008

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Thursday, February 28

Reflective Surfaces

South Lakes, Langston Hughes students display self portraits in GRACE show.

Reflective Surfaces

Wednesday, February 27

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Get Ready for 'Footloose the Musical'

Get Ready for 'Footloose the Musical'

School Notes

School Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Classes & Workshops

Classes & Workshops

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Civic Calendar

Civic Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Getting To Know …

Joshua Coyne

Getting To Know …

Tuesday, February 26

Obituary: Charles Keith Lingelbach

Obituary: Charles Keith Lingelbach

Community Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Community Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

On the Menu

Food Notes for Great Falls, McLean, Vienna, Reston and Herndon

On the Menu

Business Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Business Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

People Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

People Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Faith Notes Feb. 27-March 4

Faith Notes Feb. 27-March 4

School Notes Feb. 27-March 4

School Notes Feb. 27-March 4

Health & Fitness Feb. 27-March 4

Health & Fitness Feb. 27-March 4

Volunteering, Feb. 27-March 4

Volunteering, Feb. 27-March 4

Bruins' Buzzer-Beater Scores Major Win

Lake Braddock tops Mount Vernon, head to region final four.

Bruins' Buzzer-Beater Scores Major Win

The Arts, Feb. 27-March 4

The Arts, Feb. 27-March 4

Symphony’s Journey

The Loudoun County Symphony Orchestra offers classical music performances and education.

Symphony’s Journey

Lee Girls Take Out Edison

Lancers head to semifinals to face Madison.

Lee Girls Take Out Edison

Majors On Both Ends of Buzzer

Mount Vernon wins first round, loses in quarterfinal of regional tournament.

Majors On Both Ends of Buzzer

Cavs Fall to Titans in Quarterfinals

Woodson held to 13 first-half points in 48-32 loss to T.C. Williams.

Cavs Fall to Titans in Quarterfinals

Warhawks Fly to Liberty Title

In third-consecutive Liberty District final, the Madison girls cut down the net.

Warhawks Fly to Liberty Title

West Potomac Narrowly Misses Patriot Center

Wolverines ousted in second round for second straight season.

West Potomac Narrowly Misses Patriot Center

Hayfield Finishes Seventh at State Wrestling Meet

Hayfield Finishes Seventh at State Wrestling Meet

Oakton's LoRusso Wins Two Titles

Oakton's LoRusso Wins Two Titles

Burke Briefs: Lake Braddock Wins Dual Track Titles

Burke Briefs: Lake Braddock Wins Dual Track Titles

Pet of the Week, Feb. 27-March 4

Pet of the Week, Feb. 27-March 4

Butts wins three individual medals at region track meet

Butts wins three individual medals at region track meet

Clubs & Organizations, Feb. 27-March 4

Clubs & Organizations, Feb. 27-March 4

Arlington Fine Arts Feb. 27-March 4

Arlington Fine Arts Feb. 27-March 4

Paintings in Transition

Artist Profile: Clarissa Jaffe

Paintings in Transition

Alexandria/Mount Vernon Fine Arts Feb. 28-March 5

Alexandria/Mount Vernon Fine Arts Feb. 28-March 5

Colors at the Reston Community Center

Artist Profile: Salima Sa Feh

Colors at the Reston Community Center

Butts wins three individual medals at region track meet

Butts wins three individual medals at region track meet

Health & Fitness Feb. 28-March 5

Health & Fitness Feb. 28-March 5

Getting To Know... Larry Bowring

This Arlington mapmaker knows the way

Getting To Know... Larry Bowring

Schools Feb. 28-March 5

Schools Feb. 28-March 5

Bulletin Board, Feb. 27-March 4

Bulletin Board, Feb. 27-March 4

Bulletin Board Feb. 27-March 4

Bulletin Board Feb. 27-March 4

Obituary: Miriam Louise Norris

Obituary: Miriam Louise Norris

Clubs & Organizations Feb. 27-March 5

Clubs & Organizations Feb. 27-March 5

Faith Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Faith Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Faith Notes Feb. 28-March 5

Faith Notes Feb. 28-March 5

Schools Feb. 28-March 5

Schools Feb. 28-March 5

Business Notes Feb. 28-March 5

Business Notes Feb. 28-March 5

Classes & Workshops, Feb. 27-March 4

Classes & Workshops, Feb. 27-March 4

Senior Living Feb. 27-March 4

Senior Living Feb. 27-March 4

Health Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Health Notes, Feb. 27-March 4

Arlington Calendar Feb. 27-March 4

Arlington Calendar Feb. 27-March 4

Loudoun Calendar, Feb. 20-26

Loudoun Calendar, Feb. 20-26

Loudoun Calendar, Feb. 27-March 4

Loudoun Calendar, Feb. 27-March 4

Majors Fall to Edison, W.T. Woodson in Tournaments

Edison Captures District Crown Over Majors, 77-61.

Majors Fall to Edison, W.T. Woodson in Tournaments

Alexandria/Mount Vernon Calendar Feb. 28-March 5

Alexandria/Mount Vernon Calendar Feb. 28-March 5

North County Calendar, Feb. 27

Events in McLean, Great Falls, Vienna, Herndon and Reston

North County Calendar, Feb. 27

Fine Arts Feb. 28-March 5

Fine Arts Feb. 28-March 5

Loudoun Arts, Feb. 2-27

Loudoun Arts, Feb. 2-27

Centreville Runners Shine at Meet

Centreville Runners Shine at Meet

Flying High

Northern Virginians gather to watch the birds.

Flying High

Calendar Feb. 27-March 5

Calendar Feb. 27-March 5

Local Players Participate at NFL Combine

Local Players Participate at NFL Combine

Cougars Claim Concorde

Oakton girls basketball edges Herndon, 53-52, to win fourth consecutive district title.

Cougars Claim Concorde

Centre View Briefs

Centre View Briefs

Bringing the Best People to the Table

Transplanted staff opens Wildfire in Tysons Galleria.

Bringing the Best People to the Table

Bulldogs Are Concorde Champs

Westfield wins second Concorde District title in four years.

Bulldogs Are Concorde Champs

‘Inspiration Comes with Each Sunrise and Sunset’

Artist Profile: Walt Lawrence

‘Inspiration Comes with Each Sunrise and Sunset’

Monday, February 25

Neighbors Need Help in Shipping Cookies to Troops

Sponsorship sought for mailing cookies to Iraq and Afghanistan.

Neighbors Need Help in Shipping Cookies to Troops

Patriots Take National District, but Bounced in First Round

Yorktown upset in region tournament for second straight year.

Patriots Take National District, but Bounced in First Round

O’Connell’s WCAC Bid Comes Up Short

Jason Clark has 26 points in championship defeat.

O’Connell’s WCAC Bid Comes Up Short

T.C. Williams Girls Season Ends in Tears

Ruffin-Pratt's injury proves too severe to overcome.

T.C. Williams Girls Season Ends in Tears

Yorktown girls advance to second round, Washington-Lee girls ousted

Yorktown girls advance to second round, Washington-Lee girls ousted

Back to the Past

Antique show recalls bygone days.

Back to the Past

T.C. Williams Girls Season Ends in Tears

Ruffin-Pratt's injury proves too severe to overcome.

T.C. Williams Girls Season Ends in Tears

Saturday, February 23

Wolverine Girls Finish Fifth in Region Meet

Mount Vernon has lone individual winner.

Wolverine Girls Finish Fifth in Region Meet

Patriots Take National District — Again

Yorktown wins second straight district crown.

Patriots Take National District — Again

Yorktown’s Smith Posts Strong Showing

Patriots girls finish 11th at Northern Region track meet.

Yorktown’s Smith Posts Strong Showing

Friday, February 22

Majors Fall at Home in District Championship

Yorktown boys have won back-to-back district titles.

Majors Fall at Home in District Championship

Tuesday, February 19

Students Display ‘Emerging Visions’

Students Display ‘Emerging Visions’

Close Competition at Region Wrestling

Westfield win team title, Langley takes second at region meet.

Close Competition at Region Wrestling

Flag Design Contest

Springfield Chamber asks students to create a community flag.

Flag Design Contest

Success No Surprise For Madison, Oakton

Local teams are confident heading into districts

Success No Surprise For Madison, Oakton

'Listen' to This

Area high-school students take show about communication to their peers.

'Listen' to This

Robinson Rolls Chargers

Rams upset bounces Chargers from tournament.

Robinson Rolls Chargers

Surrounded by Spirituals

Springfield resident conducts Metropolitan Chorus' Black History Month concert.

Surrounded by Spirituals

Cappies Review

‘Moreau’ Haunts Lake Braddock

Cappies Review

Flag Design Contest

Springfield Chamber asks students to create a community flag.

Flag Design Contest

Lake Braddock Takes Two Region Wrestling Titles

Lake Braddock Takes Two Region Wrestling Titles

Hayfield Hawks Win Twice at Region Wrestling

Hayfield Hawks Win Twice at Region Wrestling

The Light Fantastic

Local artist Jim Emery and his fascination with light are on display at the Ashburn Library.

The Light Fantastic

End of an Era for Fairfax Wrestling

End of an Era for Fairfax Wrestling

The End of a Journey

Months of work come down to a handful of games as district tournaments start in the Northern Region.

The End of a Journey

Chantilly Coasts to 2nd Round

Charger boys fluster Fairfax at home, 76-45.

Chantilly Coasts to 2nd Round

Tuesday, February 12

Remembering Dave Armendaris

Clifton resident Dave Armendaris lost fight with leukemia on Feb. 4.

Remembering Dave Armendaris

Obituary

Joshua Grant Tilly

Obituary

Remembering Dave Armendaris

Clifton resident Dave Armendaris lost fight with leukemia on Feb. 4.

Remembering Dave Armendaris

George Slept Here

Five spots to visit in honor of President’s Day.

George Slept Here

Too Close for Comfort

2nd Flight debuts in Loudoun with edgy "Closer."

Too Close for Comfort

Getting To Know …

Francis Esposito, devotional writer.

Getting To Know …

Getting To Know …

Marcus Clarke, student and filmmaker.

Getting To Know …

A World of Song

A World of Song

Obituary: Jeffery O. Wellborn

Obituary: Jeffery O. Wellborn

Getting To Know …

Marcus Clarke, student and filmmaker.

Getting To Know …

Young Inventors Conquer Everyday Problems

Students find new solutions at Clifton Elementary's Innovation and Invention Fair.

Young Inventors Conquer Everyday Problems

Obituary: Jeffery O. Wellborn

Obituary: Jeffery O. Wellborn

Getting To Know …

Francis Esposito, devotional writer.

Getting To Know …

Raising Up

Far-flung band seeks stage time at D.C.-area venues.

Raising Up

Obituary

Joshua Grant Tilly

Obituary

Young Inventors Conquer Everyday Problems

Students find new solutions at Clifton Elementary's Innovation and Invention Fair.

Young Inventors Conquer Everyday Problems

Wednesday, February 6

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Tuesday, February 5

Teen Scores Big with Online Game

Lake Braddock sophomore co-develops animation game for Internet site.

Teen Scores Big with Online Game

Obituary: David Halperson

Obituary: David Halperson

Obituary: David Halperson

Obituary: David Halperson

Local Flavor

Local Flavor

Teen Scores Big with Online Game

Lake Braddock sophomore co-develops animation game for Internet site.

Teen Scores Big with Online Game

Making Gifts Exciting

Sterling’s Excitations Inc. offers gifts of experience.

Making Gifts Exciting

Riding Program Back in the Saddle

After 2007 barn fire, therapeutic riding program finds new home.

Riding Program Back in the Saddle

Riding Program Back in the Saddle

After 2007 barn fire, therapeutic riding program finds new home.

Riding Program Back in the Saddle