by J. Rosalyn The “other Einstein” is Mileva Marić, Albert Einstein’s first wife, a brilliant physicist who met Einstein when both were students at the Swiss Federal Polytechnic in Zurich, Switzerland in the late 1890s. Not much is known about Marić, but Marie Benedict, in this fictional account, has done […]
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Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. (Courtesy Photo) The swing revival band Big Bad Voodoo Daddy have been playing holiday shows for...
Zoja is a 4-year-old Dutch Shepherd girl who was adopted from a friend of her owner at six months old. She has become...
CHELY WRIGHT. (Photo: Matthew Rodgers) Singer-songwriter Chely Wright said that if her last two albums The Metropolitan...
by Maille Smith – James Madison High School Today, we are free to pee without paying a penny. But what if such was not the case? What if every individual was subject to a stringent and ever-rising urination tax? Throw in a bleak dystopian set, an energetic ensemble clad in rags, […]Read more ›
THIS PUP PLAYED COWBOY at the 2nd Annual Halloween Pup Parade, which marched through Greenway Downs in Falls Church. The parade culminated at Jefferson Village Park, where there were vendors with freebies and merchandise.Read more ›
THIS IS ROYCE, a terrier mix who lives in Annalee Heights. He usually behaves like an adolescent, except when manning the bow, where he is all business (and all ears).Read more ›
Big Head Blues Club, the spin-off blues project of Big Head Todd and the Monsters, recently released Way Down Inside, the second edition of its series of albums paying tribute to blues music and musicians. The first album by Big Head Blues Club was the 2011 record 100 Years of […]Read more ›
WHILE FOXES ARE NOT UNCOMMON in backyards bordering Lubber Run Park, few are as playful as this guy was. Appearing on a cool Sunday afternoon, he explored the yard and even took a go with some puppy toys. He wasn’t the least bit phased when approached for a photo. It’s always […]Read more ›
Singer-songwriter Joshua Radin, who just started a tour of the U.S. and Europe in Vermont on Tuesday, Nov. 1, said that he likes to create an intimate atmosphere at his shows. He said that in preparation for his tours he sits on his couch and plays his songs over and […]Read more ›