Stories for July 2010

Stories for July 2010

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Thursday, July 29

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Wednesday, July 28

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"Capital Porties" Features Local Portugese Water Dogs

"Capital Porties" Features Local Portugese Water Dogs

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Health Notes

Health Notes

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fund-raiser Set for Alexandria United Way

Fund-raiser Set for Alexandria United Way

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Calendar

Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Tuesday, July 27

For Love of the Game

For Love of the Game

Rec Sports Provide Competition, Fitness, Friendship

Rec Sports Provide Competition, Fitness, Friendship

For Love of the Game

For Love of the Game

Faith

Faith

Faith

Faith

Rec Sports Provide Competition, Fitness, Friendship

Rec Sports Provide Competition, Fitness, Friendship

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Swim Briefs: Lightning Strikes Twice at WGCC

Swim Briefs: Lightning Strikes Twice at WGCC

Sports Briefs

Sports Briefs

Thursday, July 22

`Team Igo’ – One Motivated Group of All-Stars

Central Springfield Majors, buoyed by teammates’ illness, reach Dist. 9 finals.

`Team Igo’ – One Motivated Group of All-Stars

Short Work Night for Lange

Great Falls boxer treats local fandom to an early knockout.

Short Work Night for Lange

Taking Their Games to Nebraska

Local athletes set to compete at Special Olympics National Games.

Taking Their Games to Nebraska

Wednesday, July 21

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Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

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Calendar

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Calendar

McLoone’s Pier House Opens at National

McLoone’s Pier House Opens at National

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

$1 Million Pledge

$1 Million Pledge

Friends, Family Gather for Park Dedication

Tributes honor late Jean Cryor.

Friends, Family Gather for Park Dedication

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Bringing History Alive Through Art

Bringing History Alive Through Art

Hard Times Café Celebrates 30 Years

Hard Times Café Celebrates 30 Years

Josephine ‘Jo’ Dearborn

Josephine ‘Jo’ Dearborn

Harmonizers Sing in Philadelphia

Harmonizers Sing in Philadelphia

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Christmas in July Yields Very ‘Cool’ Event

Christmas in July Yields Very ‘Cool’ Event

Rotary Installs New President, Board

Rotary Installs New President, Board

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

"Flourishing After 55"

"Flourishing After 55"

Linda A. Friedrich

Linda A. Friedrich

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Health Notes

Health Notes

Senior Services of Alexandria

Senior Services of Alexandria

AdAl Adds Flair to Old Town

Season-Smith Wesley makes jewelry and raises awareness.

AdAl Adds Flair to Old Town

Good "Company" Visits from Little Theatre of Alexandria

Good "Company" Visits from Little Theatre of Alexandria

Tolls and a Transportation Fix

Could the links add up to $20 and more per trip? And why won’t Virginia issue bonds if it can collect that kind of toll revenue?

Tolls and a Transportation Fix

Arlandria

Arlandria

Asian Textile Big Seller at Auction

Asian Textile Big Seller at Auction

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Seminary Valley

Seminary Valley

Market Square Concert

Market Square Concert

Goodbye ‘Tel Aviv,’ Hello Alexandria

Denise Rocha recently moved to Old Town after reporting in the Middle East.

Goodbye ‘Tel Aviv,’ Hello Alexandria

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Tuesday, July 20

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Calendar

Faith

Faith

Aces Rally Against First-Place Orioles

Pitcher Zimmer allows two earned runs over six-plus innings for victory.

Aces Rally Against First-Place Orioles

Five questions with W-L running back Anthony Taylor

Five questions with W-L running back Anthony Taylor

Five questions with Alexandria Aces catcher Eric Bainer

Five questions with Alexandria Aces catcher Eric Bainer

Arlington Sports Briefs: Overlee Beats Hamlet, Improves to 4-0

Arlington Sports Briefs: Overlee Beats Hamlet, Improves to 4-0

Five questions with W-L running back Anthony Taylor

Five questions with W-L running back Anthony Taylor

Calendar

Calendar

Faith

Faith

Aces Rally Against First-Place Orioles

Pitcher Zimmer allows two earned runs over six-plus innings for victory.

Aces Rally Against First-Place Orioles

Thursday, July 15

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Wednesday, July 14

Signature's Target Open House

Signature's Target Open House

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One Actor With One Great Story

James E. Mitchell III Performs as Zero Mostel.

One Actor With One Great Story

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Let’s Go Climbing

Looking for a thrill 20 feet in the air?

Let’s Go Climbing

In a Silent Way

Long-lost Chaplin film to premiere at Arlington silent film festival.

In a Silent Way

Let’s Go Climbing

Looking for a thrill 20 feet in the air?

Let’s Go Climbing

Braddock Recognizes Its Finest

Best of Braddock Awards honor local citizens making a difference in their communities.

Braddock Recognizes Its Finest

Collegiate Summer Lifestyle

Collegiate Summer Lifestyle

Bulletin Board

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Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Neighborhood

Taylor Run

Neighborhood

Poolside

Poolside

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Farewell for SCAN Director

Farewell for SCAN Director

At Lansinoh Laboratories

At Lansinoh Laboratories

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Shady Spots

Shady Spots

Health Notes

Health Notes

Snapshot

Snapshot

At Carnegie Hall

At Carnegie Hall

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Torpedo Factory Art Exhibition A Direct Hit

Marsha Staiger and Alison Sigethy win "Artist of the Year" Award.

Torpedo Factory Art Exhibition A Direct Hit

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Tuesday, July 13

Allen Stands Out in Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League

Allen Stands Out in Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League

Faith

Faith

Arlington Sports Briefs: Flying Fish Swim Past Gators on Soggy Saturday

Arlington Sports Briefs: Flying Fish Swim Past Gators on Soggy Saturday

Generals Pushing Through

W-L football program uses competition, fun to get through offseason conditioning.

Generals Pushing Through

Five questions with Washington-Lee incoming senior lineman Danny Guenther

Five questions with Washington-Lee incoming senior lineman Danny Guenther

Allen Stands Out in Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League

Allen Stands Out in Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League

Individual Aces Shine, Team Struggling

Knowles, Davis, Allen near the top of CRCBL stat categories but Aces not winning.

Individual Aces Shine, Team Struggling

Faith

Faith

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Alexandria Sports Briefs

Thursday, July 8

Music on the Green

Summer concerts on Sundays become new Great Falls tradition.

Music on the Green

Melodies for Summer

Melodies for Summer

Herndon Festival Attracts Crowds

Herndon Festival Attracts Crowds

Summer Fun: Springfield Art Guild

Community Guide

Summer Fun: Springfield Art Guild

Summer Fun: Cabin John Ice Rink

Summer Fun: Cabin John Ice Rink

Summer Fun: Miniature Train

Summer Fun: Miniature Train

Theatre-in-the-Woods Kicks Off Season

Shows change weekly, two programs per morning.

Theatre-in-the-Woods Kicks Off Season

Summer Fun: The Legacy Continues

Summer Fun: The Legacy Continues

Cinema Under the Stars

Cinema Under the Stars

Summer Fun: Baseball — The Grand Old Game

Local baseball available in many sizes.

Summer Fun: Baseball — The Grand Old Game

Summer Fun: Lee District RECenter

Lee District RECenter offers a variety of indoor and outdoor activities to keep people of all ages busy during the summertime.

Summer Fun: Lee District RECenter

Summer Fun: Cub Run RECenter Leisure Pool

Summer Fun: Cub Run RECenter Leisure Pool

Summer Respite at Rec Center

Summer Respite at Rec Center

Great Waves Cooling Off

Great Waves Cooling Off

Summer Fun: Catch World-Cup Fever

Street Party in Old Town Fairfax July 11.

Summer Fun: Catch World-Cup Fever

Summer Fun: Accessible, Affordable, Applaudable Golfun: Baseball — The Grand Old Game

Community Guide

Summer Fun: Accessible, Affordable, Applaudable Golfun: Baseball — The Grand Old Game

Summer Fun: Lake Accotink Park

Lake Accotink Park offers 493-acres of trails and a 55-acre lake, and it is located at 7500 Accotink Park Road. The park is open to the community for hiking, fishing, boating and picnicking..

Summer Fun: Lake Accotink Park

Summer Fun Sailing Lessons

Summer Fun Sailing Lessons

Summer Fun: Sounds of Summer in Central Park

Community Guide: Alden Theatre presents first of four free summer concerts.

Summer Fun: Sounds of Summer in Central Park

Summer Fun: Firework Festivities

Summer Fun: Firework Festivities

Frykman Shows ‘Four Seasons’

Frykman Shows ‘Four Seasons’

Springfield Players Shine at Legion All-Star Game

Seven Post 176 baseball players are represented at Fourth of July showcase.

Springfield Players Shine at Legion All-Star Game

Summer Fun: Spend Summer at South Run

Summer Fun: Spend Summer at South Run

All Master Gardners

All Master Gardners

Summer Fun: Music on the Green

Open Mic Show entertains Vienna residents, guests.

Summer Fun: Music on the Green

Summer Fun: Summer Stories and Sprinklers

Weekly event kicked off June 23.

Summer Fun: Summer Stories and Sprinklers

Reston Town Center Celebrates Anniversary

Reston Town Center Celebrates Anniversary

Day Time Fireworks at Mount Vernon

Day Time Fireworks at Mount Vernon

Summer Fun: Public Waterparks Abound

Many ways to cool off for summer fun.

Summer Fun: Public Waterparks Abound

Summer Fun: Adventure Playground

Summer Fun: Adventure Playground

30 Years of ‘Hard Times’

Hard Times Café founder reminisces on 30 years in the chili business.

30 Years of ‘Hard Times’

Summer Fun: Six Great Spots at C&O National Historical Park

Summer Fun: Six Great Spots at C&O National Historical Park

Summer Fun: Things To Do in Fairfax

Summer Fun: Things To Do in Fairfax

Summer Fun: Where To Go on July 4th

In Virginia

Summer Fun: Where To Go on July 4th

Summer Fun: Remodeled Movie Theater in the Mall

Summer Fun: Remodeled Movie Theater in the Mall

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Fairfax Station, Clifton, Lorton & Springfield Calendar

Summer Fun in Potomac

Outdoors

Summer Fun in Potomac

Summer Fun: Get Outside

Summer Fun: Get Outside

Burke Lake Park

Burke Lake Park

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Burke & Fairfax Calendar

Wednesday, July 7

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Signature’s Target Open House

Signature’s Target Open House

Fine Arts

Fine Arts

Calendar

Calendar

Crime Report

Activities reported by the Mt. Vernon police department through July 2.

Crime Report

Roberts Named Outstanding Alumnus

Roberts Named Outstanding Alumnus

Neighborhoods

Taylor Run

Neighborhoods

Role of Community Gardens

Role of Community Gardens

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Obituary

Arnold Dean Taylor

Obituary

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra’s Garden Party Raises $56,000

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra’s Garden Party Raises $56,000

Leverones Celebrate 60th

Leverones Celebrate 60th

Helping Nonprofits

Helping Nonprofits

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Out and About in Del Ray

Out and About in Del Ray

Academy Bound

Academy Bound

Health Notes

Health Notes

New Board

New Board

Gentile Joins Living Legends

Gentile Joins Living Legends

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

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Tuesday, July 6

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Mount Vernon Sports Briefs

Teaching the Game

Alexandria Field Hockey League aims at getting youth interested in the sport.

Teaching the Game

Calendar

Calendar

Going Out in Style

West Springfield girls 4x800 relay team wins state, earns All-America honors

Going Out in Style

Legion All-Star Game

Legion All-Star Game

Calendar

Calendar

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Arlington Sports Briefs

Arlington Sports Briefs

Swim Briefs: Overlee Flies Past Fairfax Station Flyers

Swim Briefs: Overlee Flies Past Fairfax Station Flyers

Teaching the Game

Alexandria Field Hockey League aims at getting youth interested in the sport.

Teaching the Game

Five questions with SSSAS rising freshman field hockey player Emma Smith

Five questions with SSSAS rising freshman field hockey player Emma Smith

Faith

Faith

Faith

Faith

Bulletin Board

Bulletin Board

Sports Briefs: Belle Haven Hosts State Golf Tournament

Sports Briefs: Belle Haven Hosts State Golf Tournament

Thursday, July 1

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