Singer/songwriter Derek Fawcett is currently on his first extensive solo tour of the United States and Canada, promoting the release of his debut solo album Feel Better, which was released on Oct. 7. He spoke to News-Press the day after performing his entire new album at an intimate set in […]
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A burrito “as big as yo’ head.” (Photo: News-Press) For the second time in the past 12 months, a Texas-based...
The nice weather is fleeting and this may be the last weekend to really enjoy being outside. But just in case the temps...
Birdhouse #2 by Heidi Christensen. (Photo: Greg Staley) “A Pilgrimage of Images,” a mixed media exhibition by Heidi...
The Arlington Artists Alliance is hosting their first-ever silent auction, “ARTrageous,” next Friday, Nov. 7, from 5 – 9 p.m. at Gallery Underground, located in the Crystal City Shops at 2100 Crystal Dr., Arlington. Bidding on the artwork featured in the show, including original paintings, jewelry, pottery and sculpture, will […]Read more ›
Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana will perform “The Soul of Flamenco,” at The Alden in McLean, located inside the McLean Community Center at 1234 Ingleside Avenue, this Saturday, Nov. 1, at 8 p.m. Based in New York, Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana is one of the nation’s premier flamenco and Spanish dance […]Read more ›
This is Bambi, a neighborhood favorite and one of many critters that forage for greenery in Gus Whiton’s yard on Johns Road. Gus said he finds interesting critters – foxes, raccoon, rabbits and, of course, deer – in his yard all year.Read more ›
Olympic figure skater and News-Press columnist Johnny Weir’s film documentary entitled “From Russian With Love,” an examination of human rights through the lens of gay and lesbian athletes, will premiere on the EPIX cable channel next Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 8 p.m. EDT. Weir serves as host, interviewer and executive […]Read more ›
Latin jazz pianist Roberto Fonseca was surrounded by music from an early age. His father was a drummer, his mother is a professional singer and his two older brothers are also musicians who are internationally known. Fonseca, who has been playing the piano since he was eight years old, studied […]Read more ›
House of Steep in Arlington’s Cherrydale neighborhood is an innovative little tea house that opened in 2012. Actually, the restaurant’s name could be given two meanings. The steep in House of Steep could refer to the restaurant’s expansive tea menu featuring over 50 different teas and tea blends. Or it […]Read more ›