<b><I>Connection Newspaper Advertiser Profiles</b></I>
<b>The Madeira School</b>
<a href="www.madeira.org "> www.madeira.org </a>
8328 Georgetown Pike
McLean, VA 22102
<b>The Madeira School</b> is a girls' boarding and day school, grades 9–12, located 12 miles outside Washington, D.C. in McLean, Virginia. Madeira is committed to providing an exemplary preparatory school education with a global emphasis and a unique Co-Curriculum program offering off-campus Washington, D.C. and Capitol Hill internship opportunities for every student. Our mix of three hundred girls from twenty-seven states and sixteen countries enhances our community and expands our curriculum. What Madeira girls have in common is curiosity, energy, integrity, and acceptance. Madeira is proud of its outstanding faculty, nearly 90 percent of whom possess advanced degrees. Visit <a href="www.madeira.org "> www.madeira.org </a> to learn more about our programs, our beautiful campus and facilities, student aid and more.
<ul><li>Boarding and day school for girls grades 9-12 provides exemplary prep school education with a global emphasis
<li>Unique co-curriculum program off campus
<li>Diverse student population
<li>Quality prep school education, student aid available
<li>Quality faculty, unique curriculum in cosmopolitan setting, self-reliant, curious and energetic student learners</ul>
<b>Real Estate Resolution Corp</b>
<a href="www.realestateresolutioncorp.net "> www.realestateresolutioncorp.net</a>
14408 Chantilly Crossing Lane #808
Chantilly, VA 20151
<b>Real Estate Resolution Corp</b> brings real estate buyers and sellers together by creating the best possible arena to buy and sell all types of properties. The slowdown in the market has made auctions the method of choice for buyers, sellers, banks, and REO managers. We speed up the time frame of selling properties and achieve their actual market value through the public auction process. On the buying side, we offer first-time home-buyers and first-time investors, as well as highly experienced real estate investors, the opportunity to take advantage of the deals at our auctions. On the selling side, our team of real estate marketing and auction professionals with over 100 years combined experience helps home owners, estate executors, builders, REO Managers, loss mitigation specialists, and others. This means you can expect the best auction marketing program possible and the best service in the industry.
<ul><li>Bring buyers and sellers together in best arena for all kinds of properties
<li>Speed up timeframe for buying and selling and achieve actual market value
<li>Arrange and conduct auctions, market auctions, assist marketing your property
<li>Accelerated sales time frame; actual market value; most experienced auctioneers</ul>
<b>The Maids Home Services</b>
<a href="www.maids.com "> www.maids.com </a>
9518 Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22031
<b>The Maids Home Services</b> qualified staff of professional cleaning team members and management help you and your family enjoy a cleaner, healthier home. Our cleaning services are based on the backbone of The Maids Home Services’ cleaning regimen, our unique 22-step deep-cleaning Healthy Touch® cleaning system. We use only environmentally-preferable cleaning supplies and state-of-the-art equipment, including backpack vacuums with HEPA filters, to remove more dust, dirt and other allergens than conventional cleaning practices. Nobody can out-clean us! We do things the "old fashioned way," including cleaning hard-surface floors on hands and knees, and we add personal touches to our cleans that let you know we care about you and your home. Contact us for all your cleaning jobs in Annandale, Dunn Loring, Fairfax, Falls Church, Great Falls, McLean, Oakton, Reston, Vienna.
<ul><li>100% Satisfaction Guaranteed; unique 22-step Healthy Touch cleaning system
<li>Backpack vacuums with HEPA filters
<li>Environmentally preferable cleaning supplies
<li>Housecleaning, maid service, move-in/move out cleaning
<li>State of the art equipment, highest quality clean; qualified, professional staff; personal touch; healthier clean</ul>
<b>Maison Du Vin</b>
756 Walker Road
Great Falls, VA 22066
Whether you’re having a special occasion or just having a quiet meal at home, <b>Maison Du Vin</b> is the place to go for wine that will please the palate. Maison Du Vin is the Great Falls upscale wine shop with a hearty variety of fines wines for all tastes. Speaking of taste, Maison Du Vin offers free wine tastings to let you sample new vintages you may not have tried before. And, we offer wine seminars to introduce the basics of discerning fine wines and the ones that most suit you. At Maison Du Vin, we offer coolers for your wine and all the accoutrements for serving fine wines.
<ul><li>Free wine tasting; hearty variety of wines
<li>Wine seminars, wine gadgets
<li>Coolers for wines
<li>Upscale, attentive customer service, vast selection</ul>
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<b>Roberts Carpets & Oriental Rug Company</b>
681 Spring Street
Herndon, VA 20170
<b>Robert’ Carpets & Oriental Rug Company</b>, under the same ownership for 45 years, is a full-range flooring store offering flooring and services which include: runners, area rugs, hand-made and machine-made oriental rugs, pre-finished hardwood flooring, laminate flooring, vinyl flooring, cork flooring, and rug and carpet cleaning, repair, reweaving. Roberts Carpets and Oriental Rug Company is an authorized agent for Karastan Carpet and Oriental Rugs, Ralph Lauren Floorcovering, Shaw Carpet, Mohawk Carpet, Shaw Hardwood, Bruce Hardwood, Mirage Hardwood, Zickgraf Hardwood, Wilsonart Laminate Flooring, and Oriental Weavers Rug Co.
<ul><li>Largest oriental rug selection in northern Virginia
<li>Full product selection with installation by staff. Carpet & rug cleaning
<li>Installation and take-up of flooring
<li>Agent for Karastan Carpet and Oriental Rugs, Ralph Lauren Floor covering; Shaw and Mohawk Carpet; Bruce, Mirage, and Zickgraf Hardwoods; Wilsonart Laminate Flooring, and Oriental Weavers Rug Co.
<li>Quality workmanship, all done by Robert’s employees</ul>
<b>Vienna Floors & Wall Coverings</b>
208 Dominion Road, NE
Vienna, VA 22180
At <b>Vienna Floors and Wall Coverings</b>, you’ll find professionals with 20+ years of real-world flooring experience and knowledge not often found in large national chain stores. Because we are locally owned, we will help you make the right flooring and installation decisions for your home and your satisfaction for years to come. We have a tremendous selection for you. In hardwood flooring, select from: Bruce, Harris, Mannington, BR-111, Century, and many more. In vinyl, pick from Armstrong, Congoleum and other top brands. Start your carpet choices with Mohawk and Shaw. If you want ceramic tile, choose from top domestic names, e.g., Florida Tile or DalTile; and, imported names such as Marazzi or Ricchetti. Go to our web site or drop in to our showroom to see our complete selection to meet your flooring and wall covering needs.
<ul><li>Full range of flooring & wall covering (ceramic tile) products
<li>Free estimate and installation
<li>Large selection of products and installation
<li>Hardwood: e.g., Bruce, Harris; Vinyl: Armstrong, Congoleum
<li>Carpet: Shaw, Mohawk; Domestic imported ceramics
<li>Vast selection; experience and knowledge not found in big chain stores</ul>
<b>Vienna Quilt Shop</b>
396 Maple Street East
Vienna, VA 22180
<b>Vienna Quilt Shop</b> is a family-owned business providing luxury quilts, textile art, and designer pillows in a rich palette of colors and timeless designs. Established in 1987 and located in metropolitan Washington, DC, our staff of needle artisans excels in exquisite detail. We also offer custom quilts, quilt top completion, complete quilt repair and restoration, and quilt cleaning and supplies to meet all your quilt needs. We also carry baby quilts, apparel and toys as well as pillows and home decorations. Check out our web site, www.quiltdoctor.com to learn more about what you’ll find at Vienna Quilt Shop.
<ul><li>Extensive selection of handmade quilts, gifts, home accessories
<li>Quilt restoration; custom quilts; baby boutique
<li>Personal consultation on quilt repair, design
<li>Personable & knowledgeable staff</ul>
111 Church Street
NW Suite 201 (Upstairs)
Vienna, VA 22180
When you shop at <b>Valerianne</b> in Vienna, you know you’ll always get the finest. Valerianne serves Vienna and all of northern Fairfax County, offering decorating accessories for your home to meet your special needs. We offer high end and the highest quality luxury linens, gifts and home accessories. And, when you shop at Valerianne’s, our friendly store environment and attentive and knowledgeable sales staff will make you feel special. Whether you’re shopping for yourself or for someone special, come to Valerianne’s for luxurious home accessories you are unlikely to find elsewhere.
<ul><li>Luxury linens, home accessories, gifts
<li>High end home products
<li>Selection of top brand goods
<li>Customer friendly environment, good selection, high end home products</ul>
<b>Tysons Dental Associates</b>
8239 Boone Blvd., Suite 410
Vienna, VA 22182
<b>Tysons Dental Associates</b> is a patient-driven cosmetic dentistry practice serving Northern Virginia, including: Tysons Corner, Vienna, McLean, and Fairfax. We specialize in full dental services for the whole family. Whether you want your teeth discreetly straightened using the revolutionary Invisalign® technique, or you crave a whiter, brighter smile using a combination of porcelain veneers and teeth whitening, Tyson's Dental can give you the smile you’ve always dreamed of. Our team of talented, compassionate and highly trained dentists takes great pride in ensuring that each patient receives the utmost in care and treatment in our comfortable state-of-the-art facility.
<ul><li>Full service dentistry specializing in cosmetic, periodontal and implant dentistry
<li>Cosmetic, periodontal, implant, bridges, dentures, teeth straightening
<li>Talented, highly trained dentists; holistic, compassionate & comfortable</ul>
<b>Sunrise Assisted Living </b>
8315 Turning Leaf Lane
McLean, VA 22102
<b>Sunrise</b> has been caring for and serving seniors since 1981. Today, we are one of the most experienced and innovative providers of senior living services in the world. We offer a wide range of services to meet any senior's needs: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's Care, Nursing & Rehabilitative Care, Hospice Care, Home Care and Short-term Stays. The Sunrise operating philosophy and services encourage independence, enabling freedom of choice and preserving the dignity of Sunrise residents. All Sunrise team members are trained to provide services and care in a manner that supports these principles in the service of our residents.
<ul><li>Resident centered approach, offers options for service, activities and day-to-day living
<li>Comprehensive care, full range of care according to individual needs
<li>Independent living, assisted living, nursing and rehabilitative care, Alzheimers and Hospice care
<li>Experienced, resident-centered, innovative, personal, open to choices
<li>Community location in Mclean, Va. </ul>
<b>Pluto Learning Center</b>
2565 Chain Bridge Road
Vienna, VA 22181
<b>Pluto learning Center</b> is a newly established tutoring company operating under the goal of providing superb educational services in the areas of Math, Science, and English for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students. Our qualified Tutors have years of experience in their subject fields and are committed to providing excellent academic help to their students. At Pluto Learning Center, we evaluate students’ knowledge base to determine strengths and weaknesses. After doing so, we create an individual program tailored to the students’ needs in order to meet the expectation of the student and his or her parents. After completion of each topic, the student is evaluated to ensure that he/she has a complete understanding of the material covered before moving on. Success is built on this solid foundation student by student.
<ul><li>Tutoring school in Vienna, Va.
<li>One-on-one & group tutorials in math- algebra, geometry, trigonometry, calculus, and SAT (math)
<li>Tutoring in math, English & science
<li>Superb facility, highly trained and experienced tutors</ul>
<b>Pine Tree Cottage</b>
130 Maple Avenue East
Vienna, VA 22180.
Conveniently located in downtown Vienna on Maple Avenue, <b>Pine Tree Cottage</b> is a family-owned business offering the quaint charm of Europe and modern articles as well. Drop in and see our extensive collection of fine accessories for your home and your garden. The selection is constantly changing with the continual arrival of new stock. Indeed, we offer a beautiful selection of cottage vintage European antiques and modern elements for the casual or the more elegant home setting.
<ul><li>Extensive selection of accessories for home and garden
<li>Continual arrival of new stock
<li>Beautiful collection of European antiques, cottage vintage; and modern elements for casual or elegant home</ul>
<b>NVS Kitchen & Bath</b>
8982 Hornbaker Road
Manassas, VA 20110
<b>NVS Kitchen & Bath</b> of Northern Virginia proudly offers our clients top quality designs, service excellence and superior products. We are an experienced, full-service design and build remodeler, specializing in high quality design and craftsmanship. Recently, we were selected by Remodeling Magazine as the winner of the 2008 Big 50 Award as a "Mover and Shaker." NVS offers a great selection of top brand cabinets such as Dura Supreme, Wellborn Forest, Home Crest, Rich Maid, and Cartier Kitchens. We also offer top appliances, including: Amana, Dacor, Jenn-Air, Magic Chef, Maytag, Kitchen-Aid, and Whirlpool, among others. Our top plumbing fixtures include: Blanco, Delta, Elkay, Grohe, Kohler, Mico and Justyna. With the very best products and the very best team, we are the best choice to give you the new, personal space you’ll love.
<ul><li>Full service design and build remodeler
<li>Over 20 years design and craftsmanship experience
<li>Professional design, remodel new kitchen, bath or entire addition to your home
<li>Carpentry, production management
<li>Professional, experienced, award-winning remodelers, quality products</ul>
<b>Northern Virginia Community College</b>
8333 Little River Turnpike
Annandale, VA 22003
<b>Northern Virginia Community College</b> offers a quality and convenient educational experience at an affordable price. NOVA is the largest educational institution in Virginia and the second-largest community college in the U.S., with more than 60,000 students and 2,300 faculty and staff members. NOVA is also one of the most internationally diverse colleges in the US. NOVA is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and offers more than 160 certificate programs and degrees at the associate's level, along with distance learning programs. Located near Washington, D.C., NVCC has campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield and Woodbridge; along with educational centers in Reston and Arlington
<ul><li>Affordable college education
<li>Convenient, quality education with five campuses and two educational centers in Northern Virginia
<li>More than 160 certificate programs and degrees at associate's level; distance learning programs; and continuing education
<li>Quality, convenient, affordable, diverse
<li>Campus locations in Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Springfield, Woodbridge, Reston and Arlington</ul>
6101 Redwood Square, Circle #305
Centreville, VA 20121
<b>Miller Orthodontics</b> is dedicated to providing the finest quality orthodontic treatment in a friendly, enjoyable and caring environment. It is our goal to create: extremely satisfied patients; wonderful smiles and healthy bites; raving and confident patients; and, an enthusiastic and dedicated staff to serve our patients. Drs. Miller and Miller have the specialized facility, equipment and staff to properly address today’s most demanding orthodontic needs in a warm and caring environment. Dr. Robert A. Miller and Dr. Juliana F. Miller of Miller Orthodontics share time in their three convenient locations: Centreville, Culpeper and Warrenton, Virginia.
<ul><li>Beautiful smiles, straight teeth
<li>Proper allignment for optimal facial balance
<li>Traditional metal braces; Invisalign; IBraces; Clear Braces
<li>Digital technology, specialized equipment, facility and staff properly address most demanding orthodontic needs in a warm and caring environment
<li>Community locations in Centreville, Warrenton, Culpeper, VA</ul>
<b>Lisa Clayborne—Long & Foster</b>
6101 Red Wood Square Centre
Centreville, VA 20124
Born and raised in Fairfax County, <b>Lisa Clayborne</b> combines a passion for helping people sell their home or buy their dream home with her experience, skill and extraordinary knowledge of the county to make her an effective real estate professional. She is also known for her integrity and negotiating skill. If you are buying a home, perhaps even for the first time, her comprehensive, high-quality services can save you time and money, as well as make the experience more enjoyable and less stressful. If you are selling your home, particularly in this complicated market, it is essential to have an experienced professional handle the details involved in the successful sale for top dollar. Lisa Clayborne is the one you can trust whether it’s buying or selling!
<ul><li>Comprehensive real estate services to both home buyers and sellers
<li>Local real estate expert in Fairfax County, specializing in Clifton, Fairfax Station and Centreville
<li>Comparative market analysis of your home to prepare for sale, Buyers search to find your dream home, Investment searches to capitalize in a tough market
<li>Experienced, expert in local real estate; comprehensive services to buy or sell; integrity, in-depth community and market knowledge, marketing savvy, effective negotiation skills</ul>
142 Branch Road, SE,
Vienna, VA 22180
At <b>Ketterman's Jewelers</b>, you will find quality offerings and unsurpassed service. Whether you are looking for a special gift, something to help you celebrate a big day or just a little something for yourself, Ketterman's Jewelers offers the finest quality jewelry at the best price. Our knowledgeable staff is always pleased to show you our distinctive selection of fine jewelry, watches and accessories. Be assured that we strive to ensure your absolute delight with each selection. When you want the best in jewelry, watches, customer service and value, there is only one name to consider: Ketterman's Jewelers.
<ul><li>Finest quality jewelry at the best price; family owned & operated
<li>Best quality, reasonable, distinctive selection, unsurpassed service</ul>
<b>Huntington Learning Center</b>
8290-B Old Courthouse Road,
<b>Huntington Learning Center</b> gives your child the kind of one-to-one attention he or she needs to catch up quickly and stay ahead in the future. With diagnostic testing and personalized learning programs, children get precisely the help they need at Huntington Learning Center. At Huntington Leaning Center, we offer tutoring for children from 5 to 17 in reading, writing, mathematics, study skills, preparation for SAT/PSAT & Act and more. Our certified, highly trained tutors do more than fill children with knowledge. They teach them how to think, learn and, ultimately, how to succeed. Setting your child on this path to success begins with a phone call. Call 1-800 CAN LEARN to get started.
<ul><li>One-on-one attention; diagnostic testing and personalized learning programs
<li>Certified, highly trained tutors
<li>Tutoring in reading, writing, math, study skills, SAT/PSAT and ACT preparation
<li>One-on-one, personalized, highly trained, skilled and certified
<li>Tutoring in Vienna; Bethesda; Washington, D.C.; Fairfax; Herndon; Arlington, Springfield; Alexandria</ul>
<b>Hair for All Seasons</b>
6716 Whittier Avenue,
McLean, VA 22101
<b>Hair For All Seasons</b> is a full service beauty salon that has been meeting all your beauty needs in McLean and the Washington Metro area since 1983. For your hair, we offer our precision hair cutting, color or highlighting, styling and setting, or a perm. Feel like new with an expert body massage or wrap and polish. And, bring your nails to us for the care they need, from a manicure or pedicure, to polish and addition of new acrylic or silk nails. We also offer complete waxing and electrolysis hair removal services. At Hair For All Seasons, we use only the finest brand name products, including: Loreal, Paul Mitchell, Back to Basics, Nailtiques, Redken, Nexxus, KMS, Goldwell & Dixon, Brocato and more in meeting all your beauty needs.
<ul><li>Full service salon providing a large variety of services
<li>Experienced professionals for serving Metro area for over 25 years
<li>Hair cutting, coloring & highlighting, facial, skin care, body massage, bridal services, manicure, nail sculpturing
<li>Loreal, Schwartzkopf, Paul Mitchell, Goldwell & Dixon, Back to Basics and more
<li>Full service, experience, professional, precision, convenient</ul>
<b>Environmental Enhancements, Inc. </b>
103 Shaw Road
Sterling, VA 20166
<b>Environmental Enhancements, Inc. </b> (EEI) is a Northern Virginia expert on landscape and hardscape design and implementation for commercial and residential customers. For 12 years, we’ve based our reputation on our firm commitment to quality, value and personal attention that results in lifelong satisfied customers. We offer creative high-end garden design and installation,; excellent commercial landscaping and maintenance services; and, attractive hardscaping of walls, walkways and stairs by experienced designers and certified installers. Also, we take pride in creating custom landscape environments with elements such as outside lighting, irrigation, elaborate plantings and maintenance services from mowing and mulching to ornamental tree and shrub care. We guarantee our work and are dedicated to giving our clients the best value for their investment.
<ul><li>Unique planting design and installation to transform your property, creating beautiful areas
<li>Creating custom landscape environments with elements such as outside lighting, irrigation, elaborate plantings
<li>High-end garden design and installation, commercial landscaping and maintenance; hardscaping walls, stairs
<li>Outstanding, creative, customer-focused landscape design</ul>
<b>Cook’s Photo-Art Studio</b>
134 Park Street, NE
Vienna, VA 22180
<b>Cook’s Photo-Art Studio</b> is a family-owned business, which has served Vienna and surrounding area for over 40 years. Personal and commercial photographic services include individual, family & group portraits, wedding, Bar/Bat Mitzvah and other event coverage, plus copies and restoration of old or damaged photographs. Cook’s Photo-Art Studio also provide artist paintings from photographs. Excellent black and white, color and digital photography, service to our customers, and a commitment to community service are the hallmarks of Cook’s Photo-Art Studio.
<ul><li>Portraits in studio or on location by experienced photographers
<li>Portraits and photos available in B & W, color or digital
<li>Individual, family & group portraits, wedding, Bar/Bat Mitzvah and event coverage; photo restoration
<li>Full range of photo and portrait services, personal & commercial</ul>
<b>Blinds for Less</b>
2234 Abbotsford Drive
Vienna, VA 22181
At <b>Blinds for Less</b>, we offer quality blinds and window treatments for lower prices than you will find elsewhere. We offer a wide selection of blinds, including: aluminum, budget, cheap, custom, discount, faux wood, horizontal, mini, plantation, shutter, Venetian, vertical, vinyl, window and wooden. In shades, select from bamboo, blind, cellular, pleated, roller, roman, room darkening and silhouette. Our products come in a variety of sizes and colors to fit all your needs for window treatments, coverings, blinds or shades. For personal, in-home blinds and window treatments for your individual needs, come to Blinds for Less.
<ul><li>Personal in-home blinds and window treatments
<li>Excellent selection of treatments
<li>Affordable custom window treatments and great customer service
<li>Affordable, low prices; personal and customized window treatments</ul>
132 Branch Road, SE
Vienna, VA 22180
Maplewood Grill offers casual cuisine in a comfortable and relaxed environment at a convenient location with ample free parking. The menu includes a selective choice of meat, salads, shellfish and fish. In addition, Wolf Trap carryout as well as picnic dinners or lunches are available. Entertainment is offered on Wednesday through Saturday nights. After a splendid dinner, guests can end the pleasant evening at the piano bar where someone knows their song.
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