by Kate Karstens Falls Church’s David Nelson has been declared the worst fantasy genre writer of 2015. With a single lead filled with satirical elvish names, the perfect elements to a mystical cookout, and, of course, the thrill of unexpected company, Nelson has won the Bulwer-Lytton Fiction contest for the […]
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The Sweet & Sour Goi Chay, conceived by Weiss’ sister, was inspired by Vietnamese cuisine. (Courtesy Photo) Mad...
This is Preston, a 6-year-old Cairn Terrier, who lives in Falls Church’s Winter Hill Community. When he’s not taking...
Blues rocker Joe Louis Walker will be playing at The State Theatre on Aug. 23. (Courtesy Photo) 2013 Blues Hall of Fame...
With all of the change that’s been characteristic of Arlington’s Clarendon neighborhood over the past decade, one restaurant that has persevered has been Delhi Dhaba. The Indian eatery was established in 1991 by an family of Arlingtonians who emigrated from New Delhi to the United States in the ‘70s. In […]Read more ›
Ben Jaffe, the 44-year-old creative director of Preservation Hall and tubist/bassist for its jazz band’s touring group, readily admits that New Orleans has changed a lot in the almost 10 years since Hurricane Katrina. And that’s one of the things that makes Preservation Hall, with its mission to “protect, preserve […]Read more ›
Meet Susan. This two-year-old Maltipoo lives with her owners near the Holmes Run trail in Alexandria. She frequents the trail in cooler weather, carrying sticks at least twice her body length. People like to describe Susan as being full of personality, while her owners maintain that she’s too smart for […]Read more ›
Angela Easterling’s new album, Common Law Wife, explores many timely and relatable topics. “I’m a new mom so there’s a lot of things that relate to that on [the new album] but I’m also really interested in American History,” Easterling said. She tries to bring in some songs with historical […]Read more ›
This is Loki, a 7-year-old Chocolate English Lab. She loves to people watch from the Cherry Hill Farmhouse porch. Other favorite pastimes include meeting other pups on her morning and evening walks, and stopping to receive affection from other Little City residents. She’s a also a big fan of the […]Read more ›
by Karim Doumar Andrew Barkan and Polly Hall met at Amherst College while making a folk rock record. Now they are married, have a one-year-old baby, spend most of their time creating and performing children’s music, and will be performing at Jammin’ Java at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 1. […]Read more ›