This is Mike, who passed away at the end of July after 15 years living with Gary and his wife. He dramatically changed lives of his parents after they reluctantly agreed to let Mike stay with them in 1999. Gary and his wife were not animal people when they took Mike in, […]
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Yeah, that’s a cone full of pizza. (Photo: News-Press) At one point in time, there were 10 different places in...
If you’re feeling thirsty this weekend, strap on your drinking shoes and head on down to Centerville as more than...
Chris Knight (Courtesy Photo) Singer-songwriter Chris Knight started teaching himself guitar on his older brother’s...
This is Ozzie, a miniature Australian Shephard. He’s just over 16 pounds and is 15 months old. Though he may seem quiet in this photo, he has lots of energy, loves playing with other dogs at the dog park and loves travelling.Read more ›
This weekend, D.C.’s very own version of the Oscars is taking place right here in Merrifield.Read more ›
Enjera is a newcomer to the 23rd Street strip in Crystal City that’s been a fixture of Arlington nightlife for more than a decade. The Abyssinian restaurant, which opened in January 2013, takes its name from the Ethiopian/Eritrean spongy flatbread staple properly spelled injera. For the uninitiated, injera is used […]Read more ›
Folk musician Charlie Parr was en route from New Haven, Ct. to Philadelphia when he pulled off of the road to talk to the News-Press about touring, recording, his latest album Hollandale and cooking meals on his van’s manifold. “I just had a bean and rice burrito lunch today, actually,” […]Read more ›
Parsley (right) and Sage are two old lady cats picked randomly from a large shelter. They spend most of their day cuddling with each other in the position they’re in this picture. They adopted the Monahans in Winter Hill as full-grown adults 10 years ago.Read more ›
The 29 Diner has been around for over 60 years, but its latest incarnation is not even a month old. The longtime City of Fairfax joint, which first opened in 1947, closed in May of this year before an ownership change and new management reopened the historic spot on Lee […]Read more ›