Articles by: Albert Eisele

Guest Commentary: A Rural Newspaper Correspondent in the Big City

September 15, 2016 1:30 PM0 comments

I don’t remember anything from my first visit to the Waldorf Astoria, the famous New York City hotel. I don’t remember anything because I was only seven weeks old and it was eighty years ago. I was with my mother, who brought me with her in August 1936 from our […]

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Owner’s Spirit Still Watching Over LaCote D’Or

June 10, 2015 3:34 PM0 comments

It’s still a great restaurant but La Cote D’Or won’t be the same without Raymond Campet. Campet, 65, who founded the Falls Church French restaurant with his wife Lynne in 1992, died May 26 of cancer that was undetected until shortly before his death. Campet, a native of Vichy France, […]

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Guest Commentary: A Devilish Report on Affairs in The Little City

June 26, 2014 11:15 AM4 comments

Hey Beelzebub, it’s Chizbid here. I’m reporting in from Falls Church, Virginia, a nice little community close to the nation’s Capital. It calls itself The Little City, but it’s really a City of Schools and Churches. Anyway, it’s a perfect place to pursue my Satanic vocation of finding people who […]

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Herb Kaplow, A Giant in the News Business

July 31, 2013 5:00 PM0 comments

My friend and neighbor Herb Kaplow died Sunday morning. The veteran journalist was 86 and the victim of the cruelest of fates, the inability to speak coherently because of dementia. He suffered a massive stroke a week ago and died in a suburban Virginia hospital with his wife Betty and three sons at his side.

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