Photo detail

Having fun together at Rita’s are (from left) Tessa Topscher, 7; Will Barnhart, 2; Tara Sankner, 8; Zach Topscher, 6; brain-cancer survivor Madeleine Baet, 9 and Dorian Baet, 6.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Enjoying Frozen Treats to Help Fairfax Girl

Rita’s Italian Ice raises money for Tara Sankner.

Standing on a crate behind the counter of Rita’s Italian Ice, 8-year-old Tara Sankner of Fairfax scooped the cool, frosty treat into cups for customers. Some came there Monday evening because the weather was warm and they enjoy Rita’s offerings. Many others came because the Fairfax location was holding a fundraiser for Tara, who was recently diagnosed with brain cancer.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment