After a postponement over the weekend due to inclement weather, George Mason High School’s boys and girls varsity swim teams won the Virginia High School League state championship tonight at the Christiansburg Aquatic Center.
Callie Stapp, curator of collections at Alexandria’s Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary, will be giving a talk called...
The Alden Theatre in McLean is accepting applications until Friday, Feb. 13, for its James C. MacDonald Fine Arts Scholarship...
(Photo: Barb Cram) Seth Haverkamp taught his popular Portait Painting Workshop this past weekend. Many fine portraits...
Letters to the Editor: January 15 – 21, 2015 Thanks for Help With Tinner Hill Anniversary Editor, This past weekend Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation celebrated the 100th anniversary of the founding of the group that became the first rural branch of the NAACP. We celebrated the dedication of the […]Read more ›
Last Thursday afternoon, dozens of George Mason High School students volunteered to help the Falls Church Lions Club unload a truck full of fresh citrus fruit from Florida. The Lions citrus sale, which was originally scheduled for only last weekend, was extended to this Saturday, Dec. 13.Read more ›
Arlington-based musician Michael Mattice has been taking a break from touring over the past few months to work on his sophomore solo album, which doesn’t have an official title. He told the News-Press it’s going to be a departure from his debut album, Comin’ Home, which he released in 2013. […]Read more ›
Students in Rob Carey’s 4th grade class at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School learn to code as part of Computer Science Education Week last week. Also, many Jefferson students and their parents participated in two Hour of Code events held at Jefferson last week.Read more ›
A father-son team from Falls Church, Brian and Jack Goggin, won the Snowman Scramble 9-Hole Tournament at East Potomac Park in Washington, D.C. last Sunday, Dec. 14. Team Goggin shot 34 on East Potomac’s par-33 white course and walked away with $60 worth of gift certificates and prizes. Jack also […]Read more ›
Frank Spinello, head coach of George Mason High School’s varsity boys soccer team, was announced as the National High School Boys Soccer Coach of the Year for a small school by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America on Tuesday. Spinello, who took over as the Mustangs’ head coach since 2011, […]Read more ›