Stories for August 2010

Stories for August 2010

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Tuesday, August 31

Vienna and Oakton Real Estate in 2010

Most expensive homes sold and neighborhoods with the most homes sold in 2010 so far.

Vienna and Oakton Real Estate in 2010

Herndon/Oak Hill Real Estate 2010:

Most expensive homes sold; neighborhoods with most home sales; general real estate facts

Herndon/Oak Hill Real Estate 2010:

McLean Real Estate In 2010

Most expensive homes sold; neighborhoods with most home sales; general real estate facts

McLean Real Estate In 2010

Reston Real Estate 2010

Most expensive homes sold and general real estate facts about Reston

Reston Real Estate 2010

Tysons Corner: Five Years From Now

Metro won’t bring "overnight change" to Fairfax’s largest commercial district.

Tysons Corner: Five Years From Now

Great Falls Real Estate in 2010

Most expensive homes sold; neighborhoods with the most homes sold

Great Falls Real Estate in 2010

First-Year Majors Coach Opens with Rival

Barry Wells leads Mount Vernon against West Potomac

First-Year Majors Coach Opens with Rival

Rock Sisters To Lead Yorktown Volleyball

Patriots in search of success without standout Bush.

Rock Sisters To Lead Yorktown Volleyball

Sports Briefs: O’Connell Looks Sharp in Scrimmage

Sports Briefs: O’Connell Looks Sharp in Scrimmage

TC Looks To Build from 5-Win ‘09 Season

Titans hoping to end playoff drought from back to 1990.

TC Looks To Build from 5-Win ‘09 Season

Sports Briefs: Burch Trying To Change TC Volleyball

Sports Briefs: Burch Trying To Change TC Volleyball

Sunday, August 29

Insiders: Things To Do All Year Long

Insiders: Things To Do All Year Long

“Flourishing After 55”

“Flourishing After 55”

Insiders: Walking through History

Insiders: Walking through History

Classified Advertising

Classified Advertising

Thursday, August 26

Insiders: Early History of Fort Hunt Park

Insiders: Early History of Fort Hunt Park

Insiders: Year-Round Activities

Insiders: Year-Round Activities

Insiders: Living in Mount Vernon

Residents reflect on their community.

Insiders: Living in Mount Vernon

Insiders: What Makes Mount Vernon Special?

Insiders: What Makes Mount Vernon Special?

Insiders: National Treasure Right Here

Glenda C. Booth, President, Friends of Dyke Marsh, www.fodm.org

Insiders: National Treasure Right Here

Insiders: Senior Centers

Insiders: Senior Centers

Insiders: 10 Fun Things To Do in Arlington

Insiders: 10 Fun Things To Do in Arlington

Insiders: What’s Ahead for Mount Vernon?

Insiders: What’s Ahead for Mount Vernon?

Insiders: New Arrivals Learn Their Way Around Arlington

In the First Person

Insiders: New Arrivals Learn Their Way Around Arlington

Insiders: Places To Go, People To Meet, Things To Do

Insiders: Places To Go, People To Meet, Things To Do

Insiders: Parks

With More than 100 Parks, There°Øs Something for Everybody

Insiders: Parks

Insiders: Don’t Overlook Senior Center

Insiders: Don’t Overlook Senior Center

Insiders: Confused Identity But Great Place To Live

Much To Do in Mount Vernon

Insiders: Confused Identity But Great Place To Live

Insiders: Hidden Gems

Five must-see attractions in the Mount Vernon area.

Insiders: Hidden Gems

Neighborhoods: Taylor Run

Neighborhoods: Taylor Run

Bulletin Board Aug. 26-Sept. 1

Bulletin Board Aug. 26-Sept. 1

Insiders: Early History of Hollin Hall

Insiders: Early History of Hollin Hall

Insiders: Living in Alexandria

Residents reflect on their community.

Insiders: Living in Alexandria

Insiders: Living in Arlington

Residents reflect on their community.

Insiders: Living in Arlington

Insiders: Walking Alongside History

Insiders: Walking Alongside History

Wednesday, August 25

A Sense of Place

Boasting a rich history, Clifton, Fairfax Station and Lorton offer a multitude of activities for its residents.

A Sense of Place

Post Offices

Post Offices

Knowing the Nuts and Bolts

Fischer has been serving Springfield for more than 30 years.

Knowing the Nuts and Bolts

Get Back to Nature

Burke Lake Park offers a variety of activities for area residents.

Get Back to Nature

Where the Vinyl Lives On

Second-hand music store survives in increasingly digital world.

Where the Vinyl Lives On

Take a Bite

Hopsfrog Grille offers great food and a friendly atmosphere.

Take a Bite

Libraries

Libraries

Take the Train

Burke residents have two VRE stations where they can catch a train to Washington, D.C.

Take the Train

A Place That Has it All and More

With shops, a theater and restaurants, Fairfax Corner has become a nearby entertainment mecca.

A Place That Has it All and More

Springfield's Hidden Treasure

Hidden Pond Nature Center offers lessons for young and old.

Springfield's Hidden Treasure

By the Numbers

Census data

By the Numbers

Springfield's Playground

Lake Accotink Park offers a green oasis for local residents.

Springfield's Playground

All Aboard

Take a ride on the Burke Lake train.

All Aboard

By the Numbers

Census data

By the Numbers

Insiders: Meet the City Council

Insiders: Meet the City Council

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Post Offices

Post Offices

Public Libraries

Three public libraries serve the Burke community.

Public Libraries

Public Libraries

Public Libraries

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

By the Numbers

By the Numbers

Insiders: What’s Ahead for Alexandria

Insiders: What’s Ahead for Alexandria

Taste of Burke

Spring, summer and fall, Burke Farmers Market serves up farm fresh produce, baked goods.

Taste of Burke

Down at the Firehall

For a night out, why not bingo?

Down at the Firehall

Community Centers

Community Centers

Post Office

Post Office

Sip a Hot Brew

Part of national chain, Caribou Coffee in Kings Park serves as community hangout.

Sip a Hot Brew

Public Libraries

Public Libraries

History Is All Around

Want to learn more about Fairfax? Visit the Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center

History Is All Around

Schools

Schools

Enjoyable Destination

Van Dyck Park in Fairfax is a fun time for the whole family.

Enjoyable Destination

Little Museum with Expansive History

Franconia Museum warehouses artifacts, tells tale of community's growth.

Little Museum with Expansive History

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Bringing History to Life

County’s Virginia Room adds 574 photos to Library of Virginia’s online database.

Bringing History to Life

Insiders: Board Leads Public Schools

Insiders: Board Leads Public Schools

Post Offices

Post Offices

By the Numbers

Census data

By the Numbers

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Schools

Schools

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Schools

Schools

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Tuesday, August 24

The Voice of Citizens

Citizens Associations work with government to meet community’s needs.

The Voice of Citizens

Insiders: Governance

Insiders: Governance

Wednesday, August 18

Calendar

Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Fairfax Station, Lorton, Clifton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Lorton, Clifton & Springfield Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Fairfax Station, Lorton, Clifton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Lorton, Clifton & Springfield Calendar

Theater

Theater

Classified Advertising

Classified Advertising

Monday, August 16

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Faith

Faith

Faith

Faith

Thursday, August 12

Classified Advertising

Classified Advertising

Wednesday, August 11

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Bethesda Art Walk is Aug. 13

Bethesda Art Walk is Aug. 13

Theater

Theater

Calendar

Calendar

Civil War Living History with the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry at Fort Ward

Civil War Living History with the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry at Fort Ward

Alexandria Restaurant Week is Aug. 20-29

Alexandria Restaurant Week is Aug. 20-29

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Old Town Merchants to Hold Summer Sidewalk Sale

Old Town Merchants to Hold Summer Sidewalk Sale

Calendar

Calendar

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Monday, August 9

Calendar

Calendar

Faith

Faith

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Calendar

Calendar

Faith

Faith

Thursday, August 5

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Health Notes

Health Notes

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Wednesday, August 4

Calendar

Calendar

Alexandria Restaurant Week is Aug. 20-29

Alexandria Restaurant Week is Aug. 20-29

Conversational Drama in Gunston’s Theatre Two

American Century Revives a Lanford Wilson Play

Conversational Drama in Gunston’s Theatre Two

Theater

Theater

Calendar

Calendar

Classified Advertising

Classified Advertising

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Monday, August 2

Calendar

Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Faith

Faith

Faith

Faith

Calendar

Calendar

Chabad of Reston-Herndon Offers Free Month of Hebrew School

Chabad of Reston-Herndon Offers Free Month of Hebrew School

Faith

Faith