For those not eagerly burying their noses in their smart phones at every opportunity, or dedicated to taking power naps whenever possible, the array of printed materials readily available in a waiting room, at a doctor’s office, for example, may offer adventurous gateways to new and even fascinating alternative universes. […]
WEST END PARK It’s no Cherry Hill, but The Little City’s West End Park is the best park outside of Park Avenue....
MUSIC ROW With Cue Recording Studios, CD Cellar and Action Music all in one shopping center, the 100 block of Park Avenue...
Functional Fitness Scrapple and Izzy, above, with Functional Fitness’ Kavon Atakaki. Photo: Nicholas F. Benton Nothing...
Creative Cauldron Looking for a good $5 glass of wine in the City of Falls Church? You can’t do better than a performance night at the ArtSpace of F.C., home to Laura Hull’s incomparable Creative Cauldron teaching and performing theater operation. It’s usually Bill Abel who is behind the concession […]Read more ›
2941 RESTAURANT There’s no beating a burger. Let me rephrase that: There’s no beating a beef burger. No other animal – four-legged, winged or otherwise – can hold a candle to the cow. Not turkey, not chicken and definitely not any kind of bean or fish. I have lived by […]Read more ›
LOVING HUT Loving Hut is one of the largest vegan restaurants in the world, with locations on every continent except for Antarctica, though I’m not sure how they would pull that one off. The restaurant chain offers its vegan eats all over the United States, too, with locations on the […]Read more ›
SPACEBAR Wine and cheese. Milk and cookies. Soda and popcorn. All fine food-and-drink combinations but I challenge anyone to find a more perfect mix than a glass of cold beer and a plate full of greasy, cheesy carbs. You could get your fix at any number of Falls Church watering […]Read more ›
TACO BAMBA I never have a more difficult time deciding what to order than when I’m at Taco Bamba. The Falls Church taqueria has been open since 2013 but despite more than three years of working my way through Victor Albisu’s menu, I still have yet to narrow down my […]Read more ›