Stories for February 2003

Stories for February 2003

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Thursday, February 27

‘Gods’ Courts General Interest

Movie Review: ‘Gods and Generals’

‘Gods’ Courts General Interest

‘Gods’ Courts General Interest

Movie Review: ‘Gods and Generals’

‘Gods’ Courts General Interest

Cooking Soulfully

NAACP tasting highlights taste of soul food.

Cooking Soulfully

Mount Vernon Rings With Madeira Toasts

Estate’s Birthnight ball celebrates Washington.

Mount Vernon Rings With Madeira Toasts

Mount Vernon Rings With Madeira Toasts

Estate’s Birthnight ball celebrates Washington.

Mount Vernon Rings With Madeira Toasts

Cooking Soulfully

NAACP tasting highlights taste of soul food.

Cooking Soulfully

Makeup Plan Avoids Cutting Vacations

Schools add hours, use teacher workday for snow makeup.

Makeup Plan Avoids Cutting Vacations

Possibility of Higher Fares Prompts Complaints

Residents react to proposed fare increases, first in eight years.

Possibility of Higher Fares Prompts Complaints

Roundup

Roundup

Telling the Whole Story

Exhibits tell the story of forgotten slaves at Arlington House.

Telling the Whole Story

Wednesday, February 26

Health Notes

Health Notes

Seniors in Action

Seniors in Action

Health

Health

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Night Life

Night Life

Calendar

Calendar

Nightlife

Nightlife

Pioneers’ Work Applauded and Remembered

Mount Vernon RECenter celebrates 25-year anniversary

Pioneers’ Work Applauded and Remembered

Nightlife

Nightlife

Coaxing Baby's Smiles Half the Battle

Coaxing Baby's Smiles Half the Battle

New Hourly Fees for Youth Ballfields?

New Hourly Fees for Youth Ballfields?

Great White Cancels Jaxx Show

Great White Cancels Jaxx Show

Calendar

Calendar

Twisting Words – and Other Things into New Creations

Susan Brown finds jewelry in games, Chinese decorations and pop culture ephemera.

Twisting Words – and Other Things into New Creations

Women's Center Holds Leadership Conference

Women's Center Holds Leadership Conference

Mendoza Sentenced To 2 Years in Prison

Mendoza Sentenced To 2 Years in Prison

School Notes

School Notes

Schools

Schools

At Banana Tree, Antique Grows on Bergin

Alexandria store brings Oriental ornaments from across the millennia.

At Banana Tree, Antique Grows on Bergin

Treasures Before the Storm

Appraiser lends his expertise to area collectors

Treasures Before the Storm

Country in Old Town

Shop has three centuries of American antiques.

Country in Old Town

Twisting Words – and Other Things into New Creations

Susan Brown finds jewelry in games, Chinese decorations and pop culture ephemera

Twisting Words – and Other Things into New Creations

At Banana Tree, Antique Grows on Bergin

Alexandria store brings Oriental ornaments from across the millennia.

At Banana Tree, Antique Grows on Bergin

Pioneers’ Work Applauded and Remembered

Mount Vernon RECenter celebrates 25-year anniversary

Pioneers’ Work Applauded and Remembered

Calendar

Calendar

Treasures Before the Storm

Appraiser lends his expertise to area collectors.

Treasures Before the Storm

Country in Old Town

Shop has three centuries of American antiques.

Country in Old Town

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Nonprofit group will raise $10 million for new detectives.

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Weather Woes Slow Bulldozers

Weather Woes Slow Bulldozers

Another Rezoning Sought in Fairfax County's 'Downtown'

Another Rezoning Sought in Fairfax County's 'Downtown'

Weather Woes Slow Bulldozers

Weather Woes Slow Bulldozers

‘Essence of Spring’

VC Faces models charm audiences at Clifton fashion show

‘Essence of Spring’

Cave's Book Shows Welfare's Other Side

Cave's Book Shows Welfare's Other Side

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Nonprofit group will raise $10 million for new detectives.

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Volunteers

Volunteers

Starr-Studded Book Signing

Starr-Studded Book Signing

Roundups

Roundups

Another Rezoning Asked in Fairfax County's 'Downtown'

Another Rezoning Asked in Fairfax County's 'Downtown'

Owner Rises from Segregation

Owner Rises from Segregation

Taking Pride in Black Heritage

Poplar Tree Elementary School students learn about great African-American leaders

Taking Pride in Black Heritage

Weather Woes Slow Bulldozers

Weather Woes Slow Bulldozers

Activist Jay Bolton Dies of Heart Failure

Activist Jay Bolton Dies of Heart Failure

SKG Is 'Small Business of Year'

SKG Is 'Small Business of Year'

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Three R's: Religion, Rock and Roll

Three R's: Religion, Rock and Roll

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Nonprofit group will raise $10 million for new detectives.

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Auto Accident Injures Four

Auto Accident Injures Four

After 2 1/2 years, Truck Ban Approved

After 2 1/2 years, Truck Ban Approved

Terhar Runs for School Bd.

Brings years of experience in school issues

Terhar Runs for School Bd.

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Nonprofit group will raise $10 million for new detectives.

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Coaxing Babies Smiles Half The Battle

Coaxing Babies Smiles Half The Battle

Three R's: Religion, Rock and Roll

Three R's: Religion, Rock and Roll

School Board Expected to Approve New Boundaries

School Board Expected to Approve New Boundaries

Crime

Crime

Coaxing Babies Smiles Half the Battle

Coaxing Babies Smiles Half the Battle

Bias Symbol in Snow Alarms Police

Bias Symbol in Snow Alarms Police

Women Abducted At Mall

Women Abducted At Mall

Three R's: Religion, Rock and Roll

Three R's: Religion, Rock and Roll

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Nonprofit group will raise $10 million for new detectives.

New Program to Help Police Track Sex Offenders

Tuesday, February 25

Education Notebook - 02/26/03

Education Notebook - 02/26/03

School Budget Questions Turn Ugly

School Budget Questions Turn Ugly

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

Around Town

Around Town

Around Town

Around Town

Fairfax Actor Broadway Bound

Former Fairfax resident makes it on the Great White Way.

Fairfax Actor Broadway Bound

Going Back to Basics

After school program helps at-risk youth.

Going Back to Basics

Community Rallies Around Floris

County looks to Dogwood for "blue print" on rebuilding.

Community Rallies Around Floris

Roof Caves in on Floris

Classrooms spared while principal's office receives brunt of damage caused by two feet of snow.

Roof Caves in on Floris

Broadway Bound

Local girl will perform at the Warner Theatre as a member of the touring musical ‘Grease.’

Broadway Bound

A Week Late, But Cake is Cut

Birth Night Ball held at Mount Vernon

A Week Late, But Cake is Cut

Business Notes

Business Notes

Griffin Presents $2.6 Billion Budget

Human services hurt, EDA sparred

Griffin Presents $2.6 Billion Budget

VDOT'S Work is Far from Over

More Snow Compounds Winter Woes

VDOT'S Work is Far from Over

The Great Blue Heron Nest Count at Mason Neck

The Great Blue Heron Nest Count at Mason Neck

Painting a Picture of Events

Prosecution presents opening arguments in Oweiss murder trial.

Painting a Picture of Events

Many Concerns on Carpool Lanes

Beltway widening could swallow Gibson Grove Church.

Many Concerns on Carpool Lanes

Wilcox to Retire

Wilcox to Retire

Classes

Classes

Around Town

Around Town

Amphora Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Restaurant has remained open 24 hours a day, even during recent blizzards.

Amphora Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

School Notes

School Notes

Wilcox to Retire

Wilcox to Retire

Wilcox to Retire

Wilcox to Retire

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

At South Lakes

At South Lakes

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Snow Forces Senior Services to Halt

Snow Forces Senior Services to Halt

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Calendar

Health Calendar

Classes

Classes

Classes

Classes

Scouts Snare Eagle

Scouts Snare Eagle

Military Notes

Military Notes

Snow Takes Down Roof

The roof to St. Joseph's school addition collapses.

Snow Takes Down Roof

Military Notes

Military Notes

Scouts Snare Eagle

Scouts Snare Eagle

Classes

Classes

Military Notes

Military Notes

Around Town

Around Town

Military Notes

Military Notes

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

How Would George Develop?

Panel compares Loudoun to country’s development.

How Would George Develop?

Classes

Classes

Museum Director Fired, Resigns, on Leave?

Museum Director Fired, Resigns, on Leave?

City Reflects on Lost Session

City Reflects on Lost Session

Changes At the Top for Burke & Herbert

Changes At the Top for Burke & Herbert

Flooding Problem Adds to Snow Woes

Flooding Problem Adds to Snow Woes

Round One Goes to ARHA

ARC ponders appeal of judge's ruling

Round One Goes to ARHA

Candidates Seek Council Seats

City Elections 2003

Candidates Seek Council Seats

Council Grapples with Park Plans Again

Council Grapples with Park Plans Again

Many Concerns on Carpool Lanes

Beltway widening could swallow Gibson Grove Church.

Many Concerns on Carpool Lanes

Arsenic and Old Lake

New study finds arsenic and copper in Reston lake; RA not worried.

Arsenic and Old Lake

Crime Log

Crime Log

New Rules Unleashed on C&O Park

New Rules Unleashed on C&O Park

Expanding Access to River

County to align trail easement closer to Potomac.

Expanding Access to River

Students Gain Grandfather

Volunteer, 87, helps out at Lowes Island Elementary.

Students Gain Grandfather

New Recruits Take Up the Challenge

New Recruits Take Up the Challenge

Budget Protest

Residents, employees fight budget cuts.

Budget Protest

From Grief Comes a Great Amount of Good

Challenger Center Carries on a Mission

From Grief Comes a Great Amount of Good

Heeding a Call to Arms at Wootton

Applicants to Academies Increase

Heeding a Call to Arms at Wootton

Giving Old Town a Facelift

Downtown businesses voice their opinions on future redevelopment.

Giving Old Town a Facelift

Balloons and Smiles Brighten the Day At Groundbreaking Ceremony

Balloons and Smiles Brighten the Day At Groundbreaking Ceremony

Republican Committee Favors Convention

Republican Committee Favors Convention

Sandy Alexandria Jones

Sandy Alexandria Jones

Yellow House Saved — For Now

Yellow House Saved — For Now

Video Highlights Gender Gap

Getting Girls Interested in Technology

Video Highlights Gender Gap

Town Unveils Meals Tax Prototype

Town Council will tackle issue (again) at public hearing in one month.

Town Unveils Meals Tax Prototype

Volunteering at Senior Center

Volunteering at Senior Center

Author: 'Just a Job Is Terrible'

Author: 'Just a Job Is Terrible'

YMCA Proposes Loudoun Facility

YMCA Proposes Loudoun Facility

Water Watch

Water Watch

Zoning Upheld

Supervisors reverse vote, dry cleaning facility wins.

Zoning Upheld

Stray Pets

Stray Pets

Double Delivery Presents Dilemma for Local Home

Double Delivery Presents Dilemma for Local Home

Crime Log

Crime Log

Fate Sealed for Moorefield House

Council decides to raze the 200-year-old building

Fate Sealed for Moorefield House

Business Stars Shine at Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber

Business Stars Shine at Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber

Crime Report

Crime Report

A Huge Hole to Fill at West Potomac

Principal takes job in Maryland

A Huge Hole to Fill at West Potomac

Crime Report

Crime Report

A New Home for Priests at Good Shepherd

A New Home for Priests at Good Shepherd

Isn't That Abe Lincoln Over There?

Local dad enjoys his resemblance to famous president

Isn't That Abe Lincoln Over There?

Murder Trial Begins

Murder Trial Begins

Crime Report

Crime Report

Video Highlights Gender Gap

Getting Girls Interested in Technology

Video Highlights Gender Gap

John Charles Gaver, 51

John Charles Gaver, 51

Secret's in the Sauce

Chef gives il Cigno a "fresh" new face.

Secret's in the Sauce

Business Notes

Business Notes

Community Rallies Around Floris

County looks to Dogwood for "blue print" on rebuilding.

Community Rallies Around Floris

Casting Doubt on Aug. 15, 2001

Defense attorney presents opening arguments

Casting Doubt on Aug. 15, 2001

Crime Log

Crime Log

Living with Grace, Dying with Dignity

Vienna woman's attitude toward life despite breast cancer inspired family and friends.

Living with Grace, Dying with Dignity

Monday, February 24

Calendar

Calendar

Thursday, February 20

Revisiting the 'Color Line'

Students tackle Reston's role in Civil Rights Movement.

Revisiting the 'Color Line'

Barn to Feed Community Needs

$5.5 million in renovations restores old Coton Barn at Lansdowne on the Potomac.

Barn to Feed Community Needs

Remembering 9/11 with a Quilt

Maine mother of four brings her flag-shaped Heart of America Quilt to Reston-Herndon.

Remembering 9/11 with a Quilt

Board Affirms Grandfathering

Board Affirms Grandfathering

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

Snow Storm Slows Down Loudoun

Snow Storm Slows Down Loudoun

Town Loses Public Works Director

Just weeks after Ed Moore says good-bye, Ron Colan preparepares to leave his post.

Town Loses Public Works Director

Hands-On Veterinary Lessons

NVCC students teach elementary and middle school youngsters.

Hands-On Veterinary Lessons

Health Department Prepared for Bioterrorism

Health Department Prepared for Bioterrorism

Never to Forget

Maine mother of four brings her flag-shaped Heart of America Quilt to Reston-Herndon.

Never to Forget

Wednesday, February 19

Keeping Simple Secrets

Munwani makes the most of French cooking at Chez Andree

Keeping Simple Secrets

Nightlife

Nightlife

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Nightlife

Nightlife

Calendar

Calendar

Keeping Simple Secrets

Munwani makes the most of French cooking at Chez Andree

Keeping Simple Secrets

Business Notes

Business Notes

Nightlife

Nightlife

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

At South Lakes High

At South Lakes High

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

English Ivy Pretty, But Deadly

Popular weed can kill healthy trees.

English Ivy Pretty, But Deadly

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

School Notes

School Notes

At Park View High

At Park View High

School Notes

School Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

History Viewed Through the Eyes of Descendents

Gum Springs museum offers personal view of black history in Virginia

History Viewed Through the Eyes of Descendents

Celebration in the Snow

Birthnight Ball goes on, despite blizzard.

Celebration in the Snow

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Masquerade Angel Ball Goes On

Masquerade Angel Ball Goes On

Frey Tells What's New

Says Sully Police Station to Open Next Month

Frey Tells What's New

History Viewed Through the Eyes of Descendents

Gum Springs museum offers personal view of black history in Virginia

History Viewed Through the Eyes of Descendents

Masquerade Angel Ball Goes On

Masquerade Angel Ball Goes On

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Celebration in the Snow

Birthnight Ball goes on, despite blizzard.

Celebration in the Snow

Mike Schmidt Earns Rank of Eagle Scout

Mike Schmidt Earns Rank of Eagle Scout

Wife's Suicide Leaves Sheriff Grief-Stricken

Wife's Suicide Leaves Sheriff Grief-Stricken

Roundups

Roundups

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

At Last, Speed Humps Arrive

Hollinger Avenue Can Finally Curb Cut-Through Speeders

At Last, Speed Humps Arrive

Volunteering Notes

Volunteering Notes

12 Reese Bills on Governor's Desk

12 Reese Bills on Governor's Desk

Around Town

Around Town

Business Notes

Business Notes

Three Baby Boys Triple the Joy

Three Baby Boys Triple the Joy

MelodyKids: Where Music and Play Come Together

MelodyKids: Where Music and Play Come Together

Business Notes

Business Notes

People Notes

People Notes

Crime

Crime

Business Notes

Business Notes

Crime Report

Crime Report

People Notes

People Notes

Crime Report

Crime Report

Tuesday, February 18

Education Notebook - 02/19/03

Education Notebook - 02/19/03

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Code White

City Paralyzed by Presidents Day Snowstorm

Code White

Democrats Date for Charity

Valentine’s date auction raises $1,294 for Monroe Scholarship Fund.

Democrats Date for Charity

Roundup

Roundup

Black History Through a Gateway

Freedman’s Village links today’s black neighborhoods to earliest point of freedom.

Black History Through a Gateway

Living Kidney Donors Honored

Father of Five Describes Recipient as 'Awesome'

Living Kidney Donors Honored

Construction Is Over — Let the Fun Continue

Fort Hunt celebrates renovations and renewed spirit.

Construction Is Over — Let the Fun Continue

Budget and Slots Dominate Town Hall Meeting

Budget and Slots Dominate Town Hall Meeting

CrossLink Provides Medicines to Those Who Need it Most

CrossLink Provides Medicines to Those Who Need it Most

Climbing Walls Offer Fun, Fitness

Climbing Walls Offer Fun, Fitness

School Board Approves Slightly Smaller Budget

Schools and County Still $11 Million Apart

School Board Approves Slightly Smaller Budget

Keeping Children Secure

Keeping Children Secure

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Modesitt Named 2002 Business Leader

Subin Doctrine

Sewer and Water Category Changes Will Require a Public Hearing

Subin Doctrine

Students Debate Weighty Issues On Senior Ethics Day

Students Debate Weighty Issues On Senior Ethics Day

Snow Causes a Very Long Weekend

Great Falls Gets 22"

Snow Causes a Very Long Weekend

Snow Extends Very Long Weekend

School Kids Get Week-Long Break

Snow Extends Very Long Weekend

Snow Forces School Calendar Changes

Students say additional days don’t make up for lost instruction.

Snow Forces School Calendar Changes

Being Prepared — Or Not

Mount Vernon residents keep eye on terror threats.

Being Prepared — Or Not

City Prepares in Case of Emergency

Police, fire, government and schools all have plans in place.

City Prepares in Case of Emergency

City Digs Out

Officials ponder next move as rain moves in.

City Digs Out

Safety Seat Check Assists Motorists

Safety Seat Check Assists Motorists

Potomac River Crossing's Nine Lives

The techway idea is still alive.

Potomac River Crossing's Nine Lives

Teens Address Topics of Concern in McLean

Teens Address Topics of Concern in McLean

Climbing Walls Offer Fun, Fitness

Climbing Walls Offer Fun, Fitness

Funds for Schools, Transit, and War

Moran Assesses Where the Money is Going

Funds for Schools, Transit, and War

Gun Violence — Costly in Many Ways

Rotary Learns how guns play deadly role in domestic violence

Gun Violence — Costly in Many Ways

Students Agenda Shapes After School Program

Students Agenda Shapes After School Program

Safety Seat Check Assists Motorists

Safety Seat Check Assists Motorists

Moms Stay at Home

Local organizations target moms who stop working full-time in order to care for offspring.

Moms Stay at Home

Local First Responders Prepare

Fairfax City police have upped security since Sept. 11, 2001.

Local First Responders Prepare

Students Agenda Shapes After School Program

Students Agenda Shapes After School Program

News Briefs

News Briefs

Celebrating West African Culture

Celebrating West African Culture

Great Falls Woman’s Club Plans Casino Night in April

Great Falls Woman’s Club Plans Casino Night in April

Wolf Trap Readies New Center for Education

Wolf Trap Readies New Center for Education

Safety Seat Check Assists Motorists

Safety Seat Check Assists Motorists

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Flying High

Local women recount their experience as WASPs, or women airforce service pilots.

Flying High

Local First Responders Prepare

Local First Responders Prepare

Crime Log

Crime Log

Big, Old Trees

‘Witness trees’ at Huntley Meadows Park stand the test of time.

Big, Old Trees

Mount Vernon Continues to Dig Out

Near record Presidents Day weekend snowfall left region paralyzed.

Mount Vernon Continues to Dig Out

Subin Doctrine

Sewer and Water Category Changes Will Require a Public Hearing

Subin Doctrine

Emotions Still Run High on Proposed Driveway at Waynewood

Emotions Still Run High on Proposed Driveway at Waynewood

Inova Mount Vernon — A Vitalization in Progress

Officials assure residents hospital will stay in Mount Vernon.

Inova Mount Vernon — A Vitalization in Progress

School Board Approves Slightly Smaller Budget

School Board Approves Slightly Smaller Budget

Climbing Walls Offer Fun, Fitness

Climbing Walls Offer Fun, Fitness

The Jazzman

Churchill Sophomore Will Play For Professional Musicians at the Grammys

The Jazzman

How Many More Can Fit Into Potomac Elementary?

How Many More Can Fit Into Potomac Elementary?

Crime Log

Crime Log

Scotland Youth Learn about Black History

Scotland Youth Learn about Black History

Students Sew Quilts For Cuddling

Students Sew Quilts For Cuddling

Local Doctor Donates Time and Services

Best of Reston

Local Doctor Donates Time and Services

Terrorist Warnings Take On Vague Motif

Terrorist Warnings Take On Vague Motif

Stay-at-Home Moms

Local organizations target moms who stop working full-time in order to care for offspring.

Stay-at-Home Moms

Lawmakers Discuss Defeated Bills

Lawmakers Discuss Defeated Bills

Wednesday, February 12

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Nightlife

Nightlife

The Francas 'Keep the Romance Alive'

The Francas 'Keep the Romance Alive'

Roundups

Roundups

"Those Move Easiest Who Have Learned to Dance.”

Belly dancing provides fun, fitness, relaxation

"Those Move Easiest Who Have Learned to Dance.”

Residents Talk to Board about Boundaries

Residents Talk to Board about Boundaries

Romance Blossoms from Everyday Meetings

'How I Met My Valentine'

Romance Blossoms from Everyday Meetings

North Carolina Singer Comes Home

North Carolina Singer Comes Home

Dinner With George

Birthnight banquets offer Washington birthday feasts with the general himself.

Dinner With George

Calendar

Calendar

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

The Sounds of America: Straight from the Heart

Barbershop Quartet Sings Valentines to your Beloved

The Sounds of America: Straight from the Heart

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Capitol Steps to Perform at Marshall High

Capitol Steps to Perform at Marshall High

School Notes

School Notes

Chantilly High Science Fair — First-Place Winners

Chantilly High Science Fair — First-Place Winners

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

College Notes

College Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

Home Sales Report

North Carolina Singer Comes Home

North Carolina Singer Comes Home

Shanely Earns Eagle Award

Shanely Earns Eagle Award

People Notes

People Notes

People Notes

People Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

People Notes

People Notes

Shanely Earns Eagle Award

Shanely Earns Eagle Award

North Carolina Singer Comes Home

North Carolina Singer Comes Home

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

MVO Wows with Shostakovich

MVO Wows with Shostakovich

Evans Has the Last Laugh

After dabbling in politics, becoming the first Council aide, After dabbling in politics, becoming the first Council aide,

Evans Has the Last Laugh

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

Dinner With George

Birthnight banquets offer Washington birthday feasts with the general himself.

Dinner With George

Between The Wars: Washington and Alexandria —Man and City

Between The Wars: Washington and Alexandria —Man and City

Nightlife

Nightlife

Between The Wars: Washington and Alexandria —Man and City

Between The Wars: Washington and Alexandria —Man and City

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

MVO Wows with Shostakovich

MVO Wows with Shostakovich

Calendar

Calendar

"Those Move Easiest Who Have Learned to Dance.”

Belly dancing provides fun, fitness, relaxation

"Those Move Easiest Who Have Learned to Dance.”

Evans Has the Last Laugh

After dabbling in politics, becoming the first Council aide, Evans finds his home in comedy

Evans Has the Last Laugh

Nightlife

Nightlife

SYA Holds Awards Banquet

Coaches, Athletes and Volunteers Honored

SYA Holds Awards Banquet

Great Falls Parents Complain About New Boundaries

Great Falls Parents Complain About New Boundaries

Around Town

Around Town

Forever Yours: Valentine's Love Stories

Tom and Karen Dillinger Cherish Each Other

Forever Yours: Valentine's Love Stories

Valentine Love Stories

'Pay Attention to the Other Person's Needs'

Valentine Love Stories

$300 Fine Given for Reckless Driving

$300 Fine Given for Reckless Driving

Wendy's, Nursery School, New Homes at WFCCA

Wendy's, Nursery School, New Homes at WFCCA

Real Estate Deals Help Clifton, Buyers

Real Estate Deals Help Clifton, Buyers

Search for Sexual Purity

15 area churches hold two-day conference on teen sexuality

Search for Sexual Purity

High School Sweethearts Find Romance Endures

High School Sweethearts Find Romance Endures

Business Notes

Business Notes

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Child Care Center Plans to Expand

New facility would serve 150 children.

Child Care Center Plans to Expand

Praying for Peace on the Pike

Society of Friends Seeks Another Answer to Conflict

Praying for Peace on the Pike

Crime Log

Crime Log

Oakton Takes First Place at Regional One-Act Play Competition

Marshall Also Advances to State Contest on March 1

Oakton Takes First Place at Regional One-Act Play Competition

Crime Log

Crime Log

Good Earth Takes Next Step

Garden Center Gets Planning Board Approval

Good Earth Takes Next Step

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime

Crime

Oakton Takes First Place in One-Act Play Competition

Oakton Takes First Place in One-Act Play Competition

Crime Log

Crime Log

Tuesday, February 11

Education Notebook - 02/12/03

Education Notebook - 02/12/03

Church Grows 'One Living Room at a Time'

Church Grows 'One Living Room at a Time'

Homeowners Brace for Bills

Real-estate assessments jump significantly.

Homeowners Brace for Bills

Roundup

Roundup

Burke Centre Shop Closes Doors

Burke Centre Shop Closes Doors

Solving Sprawl in Fairfax County

Area residents and panelists discuss smart growth for their neighborhoods.

Solving Sprawl in Fairfax County

Herndon High Loses 'a Friend'

Herndon senior Jason Elkins lost his battle with muscular dystrophy on Sunday.

Herndon High Loses 'a Friend'

Positive Approach to Valentines Day

Positive Approach to Valentines Day

Operation Snowstorm

Operation Snowstorm

Cox Facility Leaves Room For Expansion

Cox Facility Leaves Room For Expansion

Appeal Challenges GOP Convention Decision

Appeal Challenges GOP Convention Decision

Down to One

United Way reduces Loudoun staff.

Down to One

Reviving Neighborhood Watch

Neighborhood Watch program provides Sheriff’s Office with "extra eyes and ears."

Reviving Neighborhood Watch

Clark Family Gathers to Remember Fallen Astronaut

Clark Family Gathers to Remember Fallen Astronaut

Teaching Teamwork by Example

A Valentine Story

Teaching Teamwork by Example

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

Parent Speak Out Against Boundary Plans

At South Lakes

At South Lakes

New Labs Provide Hands-On Experience to Nursing Students

New Labs Provide Hands-On Experience to Nursing Students

‘Mosquito’ Takes District, Regional Honors

Patriots recognized for student-written one-act.

‘Mosquito’ Takes District, Regional Honors

Home Sleuths

Home inspectors look for potential problems to save buyers money.

Home Sleuths

Gardening Notes

Gardening Notes

Gardening Notes

Gardening Notes

Gardening Notes

Gardening Notes

Many Kinds of Talent

Whitman Talent Show

Many Kinds of Talent

New Leader at Sugarland

Ostrowski values opening up school to its community.

New Leader at Sugarland

Community News

Community News

Students Get Taste of 'Real World'

A group of Herndon High School students take part in annual job shadow day.

Students Get Taste of 'Real World'

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

Preserving Community in Hall’s Hill

New books highlight North Arlington neighborhood’s long role in black history.

Preserving Community in Hall’s Hill

Winds of War Unsettling

Town Meeting brings out passionate anti-war cries.

Winds of War Unsettling

Pre-Clearance Snafu at Justice Straightened Out

Pre-Clearance Snafu at Justice Straightened Out

Top Chief Resigns from DHS

Top Chief Resigns from DHS

Cox's New Facility Leaves Room For Expansion

Cox's New Facility Leaves Room For Expansion

Candidates Seek Referendum on Second School

Candidates Seek Referendum on Second School

New Cameras Extra Eyes for Firefighters

Hand-held devices pick up body heat.

New Cameras Extra Eyes for Firefighters

Crossover Crunch Time

House, Senate cast final votes before General Assembly mid-session switch.

Crossover Crunch Time

County Manager Presents $662 Million Budget

Real estate tax revenue fuels 5.4 percent increase despite loss of state funds.

County Manager Presents $662 Million Budget

A Gathering of ‘Furies’ Against Terrorism

Simulated attack at courthouse shows readiness and concerns.

A Gathering of ‘Furies’ Against Terrorism

Terrorism: Up Close and Personal

Terrorism: Up Close and Personal

Transplant Saves Girl's Life

Two year old undergoes successful pediatric liver transplant; youngest ever in region.

Transplant Saves Girl's Life

Meeting House Brought Races Together

The Frying Pan Baptist Church on Centreville Road in Herndon played an important role in area's early black history.

Meeting House Brought Races Together

Loudoun's Disappearing Villages

What has become of eastern Loudoun's African-American villages and communities?

Loudoun's Disappearing Villages

Relief is On the Way

Huntington Metro station to get comfort station.

Relief is On the Way

Burke Centre Shop Closes Doors

Burke Centre Shop Closes Doors

Operation Snowstorm

Operation Snowstorm

Judge Denies Secret Experts for Malvo

Judge Denies Secret Experts for Malvo

Road, Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road, Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

Lawmakers Discuss Defeated Bills

Lawmakers Discuss Defeated Bills

From Reston to Africa, With Love

From Reston to Africa, With Love

School Board Works on $322 Million Budget Proposal

Smith’s plan 5.6 percent higher than last year.

School Board Works on $322 Million Budget Proposal

Joneses Foster Trust and Cooperation

A Valentine Story

Joneses Foster Trust and Cooperation

Islamic Gathering Signals Growth

Islamic Gathering Signals Growth

Positive Approach To Valentines Day

Positive Approach To Valentines Day

Road, Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road, Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

My Singing Valentine

Fairfax woman delivers singing valentines for the holiday.

My Singing Valentine

Are Afternoon Naps Unhealthy?

High-school students investigate science at science fair.

Are Afternoon Naps Unhealthy?

Vienna Councilman Runs for 35th Delegate Seat

Vienna Councilman Runs for 35th Delegate Seat

Let Me Call You Sweetheart

Let Me Call You Sweetheart

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

Islamic Gathering Signals Growth

Islamic Gathering Signals Growth

Solving Sprawl in Fairfax County

Area residents and panelists discuss smart growth for their neighborhoods.

Solving Sprawl in Fairfax County

Community News

Community News

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road and Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

Cox Facility Leaves Room For Expansion

Cox Facility Leaves Room For Expansion

Positive Approach to Valentines Day

Positive Approach to Valentines Day

Geurin Moves Past Reprimand, Looks to Budget

Geurin Moves Past Reprimand, Looks to Budget

Births

Births

Vienna Councilman Runs for Delegate Seat

Vienna Councilman Runs for Delegate Seat

Bryant Students Have Cause to Celebrate

Bryant Students Have Cause to Celebrate

Journalism Career Starts Early for Sandburg Student

Journalism Career Starts Early for Sandburg Student

Road, Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

State program would fund some of the sales tax referendum projects.

Road, Transit Improvements Coming Soon?

Words Rule at Fort Hunt Elementary School

Words Rule at Fort Hunt Elementary School

Crime Report

Crime Report

HOV Lanes on the Beltway?

New Lanes Still A Long Way Off

HOV Lanes on the Beltway?

Public Hearing on Trail System Contentious But Civil

Environmental concerns make strong showing at public hearing for trails plan.

Public Hearing on Trail System Contentious But Civil

Festival to Move

Town Center's gain is Lake Anne's loss.

Festival to Move

Tuskegee Airmen Visit Laurel Grove School

Tuskegee Airmen Visit Laurel Grove School

Contest Honors 'Longest' Marriages

With nearly 180 years of experience, three couples share their secrets and collect a dozen roses.

Contest Honors 'Longest' Marriages

Reston Limousine Donates Rides to Charity

Best of Reston

Reston Limousine Donates Rides to Charity

Crime Report

Crime Report

WSSC Seeks Mid-river Intake Pipe

Mid-River Pipe in Preliminary Stages

WSSC Seeks Mid-river Intake Pipe

Respecting Likes and Dislikes Key to Long Marriage

Respecting Likes and Dislikes Key to Long Marriage

Operation Snowstorm

Operation Snowstorm

Vienna Businessman Missed

Vienna Businessman Missed

Springfield Student Dances To Pro Bowl

Springfield Student Dances To Pro Bowl

Keeping Things in Perspective

Keeping Things in Perspective

Wednesday, February 5

School Notes

School Notes

Nightlife

Nightlife

Chocolates in a Family Way

Chocolates in a Family Way

Calendar

Calendar

Quilter's Work on Exhibit

Quilter's Work on Exhibit

The Best at Improv

Westfield Theater Sports wins third consecutive championship.

The Best at Improv

Quilter's Work on Exhibit

Quilter's Work on Exhibit

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

Events in February Highlight First President's Birthday

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

School Notes

School Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Office Occupancy Heads South

Could this help the housing problem?

Office Occupancy Heads South

Schools

Schools

Nightlife

Nightlife

Finding a Smoking Gun

Finding a Smoking Gun

Musings from the Maestro

Pianist Peter Serkin joins ASO for Valentine’s Day concert

Musings from the Maestro

Calendar

Calendar

Evans Has the Last Laugh

After dabbling in politics, becoming the first Council aide, Evans finds his home in comedy

Evans Has the Last Laugh

Nightlife

Nightlife

Evans Has the Last Laugh

After dabbling in politics, becoming the first Council aide, Evans finds his home in comedy

Evans Has the Last Laugh

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

Events in February Highlight First President's Birthday

Celebrating the Life of George Washington

Finding a Smoking Gun

Finding a Smoking Gun

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Musings from the Maestro

Pianist Peter Serkin joins ASO for Valentine’s Day concert

Musings from the Maestro

Chocolates in a Family Way

Kingsbury Chocolates, open in time for Christmas, now prepares for Valentine’s

Chocolates in a Family Way

Battlefield Bypass Routes Proposed

Residents Unhappy About Alignments

Battlefield Bypass Routes Proposed

Last Andrew Chapel Boundary Option Falls Short

Parents in some neighborhoods are upset that their children will be moved.

Last Andrew Chapel Boundary Option Falls Short

Volunteers

Volunteers

Last Andrew Chapel Boundary Option Falls Short

Parents in some neighborhoods are upset that their children will be moved.

Last Andrew Chapel Boundary Option Falls Short

Tai Tran Re-Arrested; Now Held Without Bond

Tai Tran Re-Arrested; Now Held Without Bond

Chantilly Hosts Bands

200 students from 29 schools participate in All-District Bands

Chantilly Hosts Bands

Park Authority OKs Quinn Master Plan

Project approved but funds lacking

Park Authority OKs Quinn Master Plan

Greenbriar Man Charged With Indecent Liberties

Greenbriar Man Charged With Indecent Liberties

Teen Receives Six Years in Prison

Hit Chantilly woman, 20, on head with crowbar

Teen Receives Six Years in Prison

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Around Town

Around Town

Roundups

Roundups

Deaths

Deaths

NVCC Has New Voice

NVCC Has New Voice

NVCC Has New Voice

NVCC Has New Voice

Quilter's Work on Exhibit

Quilter's Work on Exhibit

Oakton Boy Missing

Volunteers, police search local shopping malls for runaway.

Oakton Boy Missing

Library Revamps Children’s Area

Toys are out, reading is in.

Library Revamps Children’s Area

NVCC Has New Voice

NVCC Has New Voice

Last Andrew Chapel Boundary Falls Short

Parents in some neighborhoods are upset that their children will be moved

Last Andrew Chapel Boundary Falls Short

Local Legislators Pursue Local Concerns in Richmond

Local Legislators Pursue Local Concerns in Richmond

Tuesday, February 4

Classes

Classes

News Briefs

News Briefs

Local Bills Move Forward

Local Bills Move Forward

Herndon Blazes New Trail

With link to W&OD Trail, the proposed Sugarland Valley Trail would expand the town's outdoor recreational options.

Herndon Blazes New Trail

Newbies Get Lost in 'Jungle'

Newbies Get Lost in 'Jungle'

School Notes

School Notes

The Little Barn that Became a Church

Church Celebrates an Anniversary

The Little Barn that Became a Church

A Stretch to Die On

Section of Richmond Highway most dangerous to pedestrians.

A Stretch to Die On

Supervisor's Open House Provides Forum

Supervisor's Open House Provides Forum

New Panel to Look at RCC Board

Trying to set aside past differences, RCC and chamber of commerce will work on the make-up and selection of the RCC board.

New Panel to Look at RCC Board

New GT Center Proposed

Creation of program would affect certain Vienna, Fairfax students.

New GT Center Proposed

Student Soldiers

With war looming, spotlight shines on two local high school's ROTC programs.

Student Soldiers

Arts Scene

Arts Scene

Woodson Grabs Second

Woodson Grabs Second

Jury Convicts Man in Stabbing Death

Ziad Bechara faces up to 35 years in prison.

Jury Convicts Man in Stabbing Death

Valentines Day Gifts With a Personal Touch

Valentines Day Gifts With a Personal Touch

School System Meets Most of Its Targets

School System Meets Most of Its Targets

School Notes

School Notes

Education Notebook - 02/05/03

Education Notebook - 02/05/03

Newbies Lost in 'Jungle'

Newbies Lost in 'Jungle'

Woodson Grabs Second

Woodson Grabs Second

Woodson Grabs Second

Woodson Grabs Second

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Newbies Lost in 'Jungle'

Newbies Lost in 'Jungle'

At South Lakes High

At South Lakes High

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Charter School for Autism?

County Program Lacking, Say Parents

Charter School for Autism?

Health Notes

Health Notes

HCTV Schedule

HCTV Schedule

Groups and Clubs

Groups and Clubs

Hearts, Flowers, and One Big Parade

Valentine's Day, GW events planned in city.

Hearts, Flowers, and One Big Parade

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Around Town

Around Town

Classes

Classes

Groups and Clubs

Groups and Clubs

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Arts Scene

Arts Scene

Classes

Classes

Around Town

Around Town

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Around Town

Around Town

Art Scene

Art Scene

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Classes

Classes

Classes

Classes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Classes

Classes

Classes

Classes

Pentagon Staff Move Back

Following release of building performance report, officials commend safety of facilities.

Pentagon Staff Move Back

Church Groups Unite Against War

The first interfaith Reston Peace Movement meets.

Church Groups Unite Against War

Miracle Bird — Frodo's Back

Missing bird returns home after 15-month absence.

Miracle Bird — Frodo's Back

Student Soldiers

With war looming, spotlight shines on two local high school's ROTC programs.

Student Soldiers

Parties Choose Their Candidates

Parties Choose Their Candidates

Planning Commission Not Open to Applicant's Demands

Planning Commission Not Open to Applicant's Demands

Immigrant Population Protest Pending DMV Bills

Rally staged seeking equal rights.

Immigrant Population Protest Pending DMV Bills

Budget Begets Taxes

As county grows, so does budget.

Budget Begets Taxes

Standards of Learning = Fun

Standards of Learning = Fun

News Briefs

News Briefs

HUD Funds May Increase For ARHA

HUD Funds May Increase For ARHA

Relief is On the Way

Huntington Metro station to get comfort station.

Relief is On the Way

NVCC Digs Into History

NVCC Digs Into History

News Briefs

News Briefs

Geurin Puts Life Into "Dead on Arrival" CIP

School Board explains increase in capital improvements request.

Geurin Puts Life Into "Dead on Arrival" CIP

Block Scheduling Proposal Creates a Stir at West Potomac

Block Scheduling Proposal Creates a Stir at West Potomac

Democrats Like ‘Assembled Caucus’ to Select Candidate for Supervisor

Democrats Like ‘Assembled Caucus’ to Select Candidate for Supervisor

Local Legislators Pursue Local Concerns in Richmond

From tattoo parlors to vending machines in schools legislators try to find remedies in law.

Local Legislators Pursue Local Concerns in Richmond

Still Singing, Playing

Music keeps 75-year-old going.

Still Singing, Playing

Property Rights Spar With Conservation

Ordinance seeks a cleaner Chesapeake Bay, but draws criticism from homeowners.

Property Rights Spar With Conservation

Robinson Retires from County Post

Robinson Retires from County Post

Standards of Learning = Fun

Standards of Learning = Fun

News Briefs

News Briefs

Roundup

Roundup

Home Addition Gets Out Of Hand

Home Addition Gets Out Of Hand

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Hollin Hall Senior Center's Beat Goes On

Special anniversary observed.

Hollin Hall Senior Center's Beat Goes On

137 Years of History

Mount Zion’s part in black history, Arlington history continues to grow.

137 Years of History

School Street Property Sealed

City Council allows townhouse developer to build; property’s fate was questionable for 12 years.

School Street Property Sealed

New GT Center Proposed

Creation of program would affect certain Vienna, Fairfax students.

New GT Center Proposed

Home Addition Gets Out of Hand

Home Addition Gets Out of Hand

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Conservation Photographer Diplays Her Work at Library

Conservation Photographer Diplays Her Work at Library

Who is Cristina Mittermeier?

Who is Cristina Mittermeier?

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Valentines Day Gifts With a Personal Touch

Valentines Day Gifts With a Personal Touch

Park Manager Disavows Plan for New Road

Park Manager Disavows Plan for New Road

Site of Coincidences

Business owner marvels at Barrister Building's history.

Site of Coincidences

Standards of Learning = Fun

Standards of Learning = Fun

Living One Day At A Time

A local drummer with Hodgkin’s plays a benefit concert with his band.

Living One Day At A Time

Supervisors' Committee Questions CIP

Supervisors' Committee Questions CIP

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Connection Honors Top Carriers

Crime Log

Crime Log

Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Installs 2003 Officers

Department begins 100th anniversary celebration

Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Installs 2003 Officers

No More 'Wrong Doors'

Gov. Mark R. Warner promotes health care at South County Center.

No More 'Wrong Doors'

Crime Log

Crime Log

Gold Goes to Cameron Elementary

Gold Goes to Cameron Elementary

Solitical Patire Yields Rig Besults for UCM

Capitol Steps entertain while raising funds.

Solitical Patire Yields Rig Besults for UCM

Pipefitting: Betrayal or Standard Procedure?

Sewer change amends Master Plan six months after its adoption

Pipefitting: Betrayal or Standard Procedure?

Going Down the Liszt

Churchill sophomore wins piano competition

Going Down the Liszt

People Notes

People Notes

Reston Honors Its "Best"

Reston Honors Its "Best"

Crime Report

Crime Report

Precedent-Setting?

Will this be the last sewer change?

Precedent-Setting?

Left in the Dark?

Item not posted on Agenda

Left in the Dark?

Greenberg Named to State Council

Greenberg Named to State Council

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Log

Crime Log

Church Groups Unite Against War

The first interfaith Reston Peace Movement meets.

Church Groups Unite Against War

Island Spirit Welcomes New Principal

Island Spirit Welcomes New Principal

Crime Log

Crime Log

Valentines Day Gifts With a Personal Touch

Valentines Day Gifts With a Personal Touch