Stories for March 2003

Stories for March 2003

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Wednesday, March 26

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Camps and Schools 3/26/03

Camps and Schools 3/26/03

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Calendar

Calendar

Smith Is Running for School Board Again

Smith Is Running for School Board Again

Home Sales

Home Sales

Herberg Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny

Herberg Pleads Guilty to Grand Larceny

Police Say Yates Admitted to Crime

Police Say Yates Admitted to Crime

Schools Cancel International Trips

Schools Cancel International Trips

Merrily Pierce Runs in Dranesville

Merrily Pierce Runs in Dranesville

College Notes

College Notes

Exhibits and Shows

Exhibits and Shows

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

22 New Homes are Planned

Would go on the north side of Mount Olive and Old Mill roads

22 New Homes are Planned

Health Notes

Health Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

National Honor Roll

National Honor Roll

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

National Honor Roll

National Honor Roll

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Health Notes

Health Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Nightlife

Nightlife

Military Notes

Military Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Around Town

Around Town

Calendar

Calendar

Exhibits and Shows

Exhibits and Shows

Military Notes

Military Notes

Nightlife

Nightlife

Calendar

Calendar

Ongoing

Ongoing

Calendar

Calendar

Nightlife

Nightlife

Schools Cancel International Trips

Schools Cancel International Trips

Chantilly Family Practice: Services and Specialists

Chantilly Family Practice: Services and Specialists

Cuccinelli's Town Hall Meetings

Cuccinelli's Town Hall Meetings

All that Jazz

More than 500 student musicians attend Chantilly Invitational Jazz Festival

All that Jazz

'Conservative Republican' Enters Race for Dranesville Supervisor

Five Candidates Seek to Succeed Mendelsohn

'Conservative Republican' Enters Race for Dranesville Supervisor

Crime Log

Crime Log

News Briefs

News Briefs

It's Showtime!

Chantilly High School Presents Choral Showcase with Rocky Run and Franklin Middle Schools

It's Showtime!

Centreville Holds One-Act Play Festival

Centreville Holds One-Act Play Festival

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

McConnell Runs Again

After 20 Years, Springfield District Supervisor Still Going Strong

McConnell Runs Again

Zone Challenges Devolites in Senate Race

Vienna resident and former School Board member Louis J. Zone seeks to challenge Del. Jeannemarie Devolites for state Senate seat.

Zone Challenges Devolites in Senate Race

Cuccinelli's Town Hall Meetings

Cuccinelli's Town Hall Meetings

Merrily Pierce Runs in Dranesville

Merrily Pierce Runs in Dranesville

‘Conservative Republican’ Enters Dranesville Race

Five Now Seek Party Nominations to Succeed Mendelsohn

‘Conservative Republican’ Enters Dranesville Race

Crime Log

Crime Log

Star Light, Star Bright

Task force looks to investigate Reston's lighting strategy, and light pollution.

Star Light, Star Bright

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Tuesday, March 25

Salvation Army Rings Twice

Appreciation dinner honors volunteers.

Salvation Army Rings Twice

Roundup

Roundup

Springfield to Great Falls on Foot

Runners from around the region complete third-annual Cross County Trail Run.

Springfield to Great Falls on Foot

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Malvo’s attorneys challenge execution of juveniles, victim impact statements.

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Business Notes

Business Notes

Candidate Defends Recent Move

Commonwealth Attorney candidate pays overdue tax.

Candidate Defends Recent Move

Business Notes

Business Notes

Orange Alert Cancels School Field Trips

Hundreds of local students miss out on extra-curricular opportunities in Washington and New York.

Orange Alert Cancels School Field Trips

Love of Shakespeare Starts Early

Love of Shakespeare Starts Early

Vandalism, Break-Ins Hit Neighborhood

Homes, businesses affected.

Vandalism, Break-Ins Hit Neighborhood

Teen Talk

Area teens participate in a television roundtable to discuss today’s issues.

Teen Talk

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Malvo's attorneys challenge execution of juveniles, victim impact statements.

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Business Notes

Business Notes

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Malvo’s attorneys challenge execution of juveniles, victim impact statements.

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Lorton Prison Land Mapped Out, But Not Final

Lorton Prison Land Mapped Out, But Not Final

Candidates Seek City Council Seats

City Elections 2003

Candidates Seek City Council Seats

Using New Health Information

Using New Health Information

Business Notes

Business Notes

Sprague Named as New 'Chief Academic Officer'

Sprague Named as New 'Chief Academic Officer'

Education Notebook - 03/26/03

Education Notebook - 03/26/03

Board Approves Longer School Day

Board Approves Longer School Day

More Questions Than Answers

More Questions Than Answers

Senior Group Sees Results

Senior Group Sees Results

Smallpox Vaccinations Begin in Fairfax County

Smallpox Vaccinations Begin in Fairfax County

Workshop: Chasing the Blues Away

With adolescent depression on the rise, parents told to keep watch.

Workshop: Chasing the Blues Away

Workshop: Chasing the Blues Away

With adolescent depression on the rise, parents told to keep watch.

Workshop: Chasing the Blues Away

At the Library

At the Library

Theatrical Fighters-for-Hire Train Actors

Local stage group turns fighting into art form.

Theatrical Fighters-for-Hire Train Actors

Prison Land Mapped Out But Not Final

Prison Land Mapped Out But Not Final

Hunt Valley Embarks on Jared Box Project

Hunt Valley Embarks on Jared Box Project

Prison Land Mapped Out But Not Final

Prison Land Mapped Out But Not Final

Learning from Neighbors

Mayor and Councilman Reece visit day labor sites in Maryland and conference in D.C. to learn more about issue.

Learning from Neighbors

Motion to Fight the Death Penalty

Malvo’s Attorneys Challenge Execution of Juveniles

Motion to Fight the Death Penalty

Lessons on Life

Oakton High School French teacher and Reston resident wins Teacher of the Year award.

Lessons on Life

Grades: Some Changes Coming

Churchill parents were among more than 400 who press school board on grading policy.

Grades: Some Changes Coming

A Salute to Women

Commission honors eight for service and achievements.

A Salute to Women

Political Dynamics Impacts Legislation

Political Dynamics Impacts Legislation

City Has First '03 Homicide

City Has First '03 Homicide

Living Memorial Established

Council adopts foundation, approves arts festival.

Living Memorial Established

Wife Keeps Home Business Going

Wife Keeps Home Business Going

Protesters Gather in Clarendon

Weekly demonstration grows as Iraq conflict escalates.

Protesters Gather in Clarendon

Anti-War Protests Come in All Sizes

Students walk out of classes; man arrested in separate incident.

Anti-War Protests Come in All Sizes

Small-Town Values Drive Ritchey

Best of Reston

Small-Town Values Drive Ritchey

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Malvo’s attorneys challenge execution of juveniles, victim impact statements.

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Restaurants Oppose Meals Tax Increase

Restaurants Oppose Meals Tax Increase

Workshop: Chasing the Blues Away

With adolescent depression on the rise, parents told to keep watch.

Workshop: Chasing the Blues Away

Community Notes

Community Notes

Rescue At Sea Wins 2003 Tech Award

Briar Tek, Inc. honored for achievements.

Rescue At Sea Wins 2003 Tech Award

Hunt Valley Embarks on Jared Box Project

Hunt Valley Embarks on Jared Box Project

Alternatives to Rewards or Punishment

Alternatives to Rewards or Punishment

Lee High School Grad Off To Wild Blue Yonder

Lee High School Grad Off To Wild Blue Yonder

Out of the Womb — Into the Frying Pan (Park, That Is)

Out of the Womb — Into the Frying Pan (Park, That Is)

Students Hope for Peace

Students at George Mason University feel stress for Iraqi friends and family.

Students Hope for Peace

Pothole Repair Continues In Neighborhoods

Pothole Repair Continues In Neighborhoods

35th District Race Heats Up

Another Republican and Vienna resident declares his candidacy for the Delegate seat.

35th District Race Heats Up

Woodson Pyramid Showcases Art

Woodson Pyramid Showcases Art

Lee High School Grad Off To Wild Blue Yonder

Lee High School Grad Off To Wild Blue Yonder

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Malvo’s attorneys challenge execution of juveniles, victim impact statements.

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Theater Group Looks At Age Later in Life

Theater Group Looks At Age Later in Life

Schools Face $12 Million Cut

Supervisors Approve $1.11 Tax Rate

Schools Face $12 Million Cut

Business Notes

Business Notes

A School Too Far

Residents on edge with boundary plan

A School Too Far

Business Notes

Business Notes

Farmer Serves on State Board

Poland continues traditions, looks to new ideas.

Farmer Serves on State Board

35th District Race Heats Up

Another Republican and Vienna resident declares his candidacy for the Delegate seat.

35th District Race Heats Up

Fundraising for Peace

Program brings Northern Ireland teenagers together.

Fundraising for Peace

Lee High School Grad Off To Wild Blue Yonder

Lee High School Grad Off To Wild Blue Yonder

Heritage Inventory to Identify Sites

Preservation plan aims to save historical structures.

Heritage Inventory to Identify Sites

People Notes

People Notes

Wife Runs Home Business

Wife Runs Home Business

County Responds to War

County Responds to War

Hunt Valley Embarks on Jared Box Project

Hunt Valley Embarks on Jared Box Project

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Malvo’s attorneys challenge execution of juveniles, victim impact statements.

Hearing the Impact on Victims

Infusion of Cash Helps Washington Mill

Infusion of Cash Helps Washington Mill

Making Route 1 Safe A Distant Dream

Center-line Design Study proposes bike trail and sidewalk.

Making Route 1 Safe A Distant Dream

Happy Trails Ahead

Ground broken for phase one of Mason Neck Trail.

Happy Trails Ahead

Highway Transit Service to Get $1M

Highway Transit Service to Get $1M

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

$1,000,000,000

Local real estate office reaches a landmark in residential sales.

$1,000,000,000

Watts Branch Rehabilitation Enters New Phase

Study to be completed this fall, implementation in 2006.

Watts Branch Rehabilitation Enters New Phase

Volunteers Play Prom Fairy Godmother

Volunteers Play Prom Fairy Godmother

Code Orange = Field Trips Canceled

Hundreds of local students miss out on extra-curricular opportunities in Washington and New York.

Code Orange = Field Trips Canceled

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Time to Take Out The Trash

Annual river cleanup effort scheduled for April 5.

Time to Take Out The Trash

Crime Report

Crime Report

Rich Mix at ‘Taste of Hoover’

Rich Mix at ‘Taste of Hoover’

Community News

Community News

Civic Calendar

Civic Calendar

A New Face in Vienna Politics?

Vienna resident and former School Board member Louis J. Zone seeks to challenge Del. Jeannemarie Devolites for state Senate seat.

A New Face in Vienna Politics?

Oakton Library Plans Underway

Friends of Oakton Library celebrate progress with a parade and speakers.

Oakton Library Plans Underway

Seeking Solace

Area residents gather at a local church to pray during the war's onset.

Seeking Solace

Wednesday, March 19

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Ongoing

Ongoing

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Nightlife

Nightlife

Nightlife

Nightlife

Citizens Speak Up

A recent town meeting held by U.S. Rep. Tom Davis touches on many issues, including Iraq, cloning and homeland security.

Citizens Speak Up

Shadows Follow Government

Students glimpse government behind the scenes.

Shadows Follow Government

Lower 'Tipping Fees'?

County's SWMP not a waste.

Lower 'Tipping Fees'?

Calendar

Calendar

News Briefs

News Briefs

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

News Briefs

News Briefs

Fewer Homeless People

Advocates challenge supervisors to produce 10 new affordable housing units next year.

Fewer Homeless People

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

There's No Place Like Home

Chantilly's Comfort Keepers Provides High-Quality, Loving In-Home Care

There's No Place Like Home

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Exhibits and Shows

Exhibits and Shows

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Military Notes

Military Notes

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Military Notes

Military Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Nightlife

Nightlife

Classes

Classes

People Notes

Turck Talks Her Way to First Place

People Notes

Rome Comes Alive for Students

Ad Fontes Academy Latin Club Visits Italy

Rome Comes Alive for Students

Calendar

Calendar

Exhibits and Shows

Exhibits and Shows

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Office, Retail Proposed for Fair Oaks

Office, Retail Proposed for Fair Oaks

Westfield High is Region Speech Champ

Westfield High is Region Speech Champ

Davis Store to Remain a General Store

Davis Store to Remain a General Store

News Briefs

News Briefs

First Plane Arrives at Air and Space Museum

First Plane Arrives at Air and Space Museum

Parkway to Get Missing Link

County to use gasoline tax funds for Claiborne.

Parkway to Get Missing Link

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

Mulfords Share Plans for New Schools

Mulfords Share Plans for New Schools

Old Landowner vs. New

Mulfords Lose Pricey Lawsuit Against Developer

Old Landowner vs. New

Virginia Run Artists Create Starbucks Mural

Virginia Run Artists Create Starbucks Mural

Wendy's, Midas Agree to County's Wishes

Wendy's, Midas Agree to County's Wishes

Beer Distributor Needs Permit for Expansion

Beer Distributor Needs Permit for Expansion

News Briefs

News Briefs

'Love, Valour and Compassion' -- and More

Elden Street Players take risk on latest play.

'Love, Valour and Compassion' -- and More

For Now, Keeping Communities Together

Boundary proposals aim to keep ‘neighborhoods together.’

For Now, Keeping Communities Together

Staff Recommends Denial of Final Plan for Tysons II

Staff Recommends Denial of Final Plan for Tysons II

Crime Log

Crime Log

Who Will Heed Hunger's Cries

Wolf Raises Awareness of Starvation in Africa

Who Will Heed Hunger's Cries

It's $1.11

Supervisors vote on tax rate.

It's $1.11

Staff Recommends Denial of Final Plan for Tysons II

Staff Recommends Denial of Final Plan for Tysons II

'Love, Valour and Compassion' -- and More

Elden Street Players take risk on latest play.

'Love, Valour and Compassion' -- and More

Tennis (in December) Anyone?

No bubble, but RA looks into covering tennis courts at Lake Newport.

Tennis (in December) Anyone?

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Tuesday, March 18

Health Notes

Health Notes

Roundup

Roundup

Council Adopts Valley Plan

Transportation key to Eisenhower East Development

Council Adopts Valley Plan

City Elections 2003

Candidates Seek City Council Seats

City Elections 2003

Volunteers Shave Heads to Raise Money for Cancer

Volunteers Shave Heads to Raise Money for Cancer

New GOP Committee Forms

New GOP Committee Forms

Hanley Elects Not to Run Again

20 Years Are Enough, She Says

Hanley Elects Not to Run Again

Immigration Officials Meet with Town

Few easy answers emerge from "productive meeting."

Immigration Officials Meet with Town

Area Catholics Seek Change

Workshop this Saturday to address clergy sexual abuse crisis.

Area Catholics Seek Change

Town Decides on Stop Sign for Glyndon St., S.E.

Town Decides on Stop Sign for Glyndon St., S.E.

Open Class Concept Closed In County

Open Class Concept Closed In County

Health Notes

Health Notes

Some Normalcy Returns

Carlyle residents see less security around towers.

Some Normalcy Returns

Group Builds ‘Girl Power’

Group Builds ‘Girl Power’

Friends and Relatives Remember Sandy

Young mother dies after five-year battle with cancer.

Friends and Relatives Remember Sandy

Spout Run Bridge Project Stays in Bike Plan

In update to bike plan, contested bridge clings to life.

Spout Run Bridge Project Stays in Bike Plan

At South Lakes High

At South Lakes High

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Presidential Pause Interupts McConnells Meeting

Presidential Pause Interupts McConnells Meeting

Commercial Expansion Could Be Sign of Times

Commercial Expansion Could Be Sign of Times

Park View Hosts 'Water'

Park View Hosts 'Water'

Economy Sputters Along

Tourism association finding ways to perk up business in city.

Economy Sputters Along

Oil Slick In River Contained

Oil Slick In River Contained

An Eyesore gets 30 Days ... or Else

An Eyesore gets 30 Days ... or Else

Berg Tax Credit Application Approved and Delivered

Berg Tax Credit Application Approved and Delivered

Preparing for Terrorism

Attacks know no boundaries — physical or personal.

Preparing for Terrorism

A Legacy of Leadership Serving Seniors

35th anniversary celebrated contributions of past leaders.

A Legacy of Leadership Serving Seniors

Burke Award Honors Native Alexandrians

Burke Award Honors Native Alexandrians

Police Advise Parents about Gangs

HMS PTO hosts meeting on child safety.

Police Advise Parents about Gangs

Brown Returns to Arlington

Friends remember Columbia astronaut as humble overachiever who put others before himself.

Brown Returns to Arlington

Peace Messages Ring Out

Rally at Market Square urges country not to pursue conflict.

Peace Messages Ring Out

Potomac River National Wildlife Refuge Complex Celebrates

Time capsule buried; to be opened in 2103.

Potomac River National Wildlife Refuge Complex Celebrates

Cherrydale Task Force Underway

Group studies possible locations to relocate Fire Station 3.

Cherrydale Task Force Underway

Reality Theater

Local student performs in show that addresses teen concerns.

Reality Theater

Presidential Pause at McConnell's Open House

Presidential Pause at McConnell's Open House

Open Class Concept Closed in County

Open Class Concept Closed in County

Pedaling For a Cure

Local woman pedals her way through the South to increase awareness of breast cancer.

Pedaling For a Cure

Rust Seeks to Reclaim Delegate Seat

Rust will run against incumbent Petersen in an attempt to regain the delegate seat he lost in the 2001 election.

Rust Seeks to Reclaim Delegate Seat

Citizens Speak Out

A recent town meeting held by U.S. Rep. Tom Davis touched on many issues, including Iraq, cloning and homeland security.

Citizens Speak Out

A Shelter-in-Place

A short-term solution for Fairfax County schools, just in case.

A Shelter-in-Place

Marketing Lessons Come With Cookie Sales

Marketing Lessons Come With Cookie Sales

Business Notes

Business Notes

Shuffling Taxes

Thoesen proposes decrease in real estate and BPOL taxes, proposes three new taxes.

Shuffling Taxes

Marketing Lessons Come With Cookie Sales

Marketing Lessons Come With Cookie Sales

Open Class Concept Closed in County

Open Class Concept Closed in County

Presidential Pause at McConnell's Open House

Presidential Pause at McConnell's Open House

Board Approves Longer School Day

Board Approves Longer School Day

Rotary Hands Out Ambassadorial Scholarship

Aussie recipient charms members on special night.

Rotary Hands Out Ambassadorial Scholarship

Former Resident Receives Food Safety Award

Former Resident Receives Food Safety Award

Multiple Charges Filed Against Driver

A pursuit, crash, weapon's discharge on Fort Hunt Road.

Multiple Charges Filed Against Driver

From Baseball To Taxes To Iraq

Congressman Davis answers questions from constituents.

From Baseball To Taxes To Iraq

Imagine That — Fort Hunt Team Takes Honors

Imagine That — Fort Hunt Team Takes Honors

Crime Report

Crime Report

New Parkland for Potomac

Serpentine and Callithea removed from tax rolls while county finalizes purchase.

New Parkland for Potomac

Eugene Roesser, 82, Attorney

Eugene Roesser, 82, Attorney

Around Town

Around Town

Business Notes

Business Notes

Crime Report

Crime Report

Guilty of Murder

Zakaria Oweiss scheduled to be sentenced for murder of his wife on May 23.

Guilty of Murder

Gathering for Peace

Large group turns out in Bethesda to protest impending war with Iraq.

Gathering for Peace

Crime Report

Crime Report

Lorton Prison Land Mapped Out but Not Final

Lorton Prison Land Mapped Out but Not Final

Rain Garden Doubles as Memorial

Rain Garden Doubles as Memorial

Wednesday, March 12

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Schools

Schools

Week in Loudoun

Week in Loudoun

Library Arises in Ashburn

Library Arises in Ashburn

Gathering for Peace

Gathering for Peace

Jammin' for Children

Jammin' for Children

Getting Here from There

Getting Here from There

Protesters Protest Each Other at Women’s Conference

Protesters Protest Each Other at Women’s Conference

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Board Won't Toss Out 'Witch Baby'

School Board Won't Toss Out 'Witch Baby'

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

College Notes

College Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Classes

Classes

Around Town

Around Town

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Around Town

Around Town

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Classes

Classes

Olympus Athletic Club Gets BZA's Approval

Olympus Athletic Club Gets BZA's Approval

Protesters Protest Each Other

Burk protests "Members Only" policy at Augusta National; "Duffragettes" protest Burk

Protesters Protest Each Other

Man Gets 10 Years Prison for Rape

Man Gets 10 Years Prison for Rape

City Council Debates Tax Rates

Council sets an advertised rate of the real estate tax and discusses tax increases.

City Council Debates Tax Rates

Peak Performance

Extreme Athlete Sean Burch to Climb Mt. Everest — Solo and Oxygen-Free

Peak Performance

Business Notes

Business Notes

Irish Dancing in Fairfax

Energetic music, dancing and fellowship bring area dancers together.

Irish Dancing in Fairfax

‘Heart of Education’ Beats in Partnerships

‘Heart of Education’ Beats in Partnerships

Roundups

Roundups

Vintage Photos Sought for Jamestown’s 400th Anniversary

Vintage Photos Sought for Jamestown’s 400th Anniversary

Opening a New School

Opening a New School

Honoring Public Service Officers

Honoring Public Service Officers

News Brief

News Brief

Hudgins Discusses County, Human Services Budgets

Hudgins Discusses County, Human Services Budgets

Honoring Public Service Officers

Honoring Public Service Officers

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Wendy's, Nursery School, New Homes at WFCCA

Wendy's, Nursery School, New Homes at WFCCA

Activist Dick Frank, 66, Dies

Held Land-Use and Transportation Leadership Positions

Activist Dick Frank, 66, Dies

Yates is Charged with Embezzlement from Church

Yates is Charged with Embezzlement from Church

St. Patrick's Day Brings Out the Irish

No Green Beer for "Real Irish" in Great Falls

St. Patrick's Day Brings Out the Irish

Toll Brothers Puts Brakes on Zoning Amendments

Toll Brothers Puts Brakes on Zoning Amendments

What's Important?

What's Important?

Young Authors Celebrate With Tea

Fifth graders at Westbriar Elementary wrote and illustrated their own books for class.

Young Authors Celebrate With Tea

Crime Log

Crime Log

$550K in Damage in House Fire off Glen

$550K in Damage in House Fire off Glen

Crime Log

Crime Log

Town Will Purchase More Road Salt, Diesel

Town Will Purchase More Road Salt, Diesel

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Tuesday, March 11

Roundup

Roundup

Assessments, Budget Incite Complaints

Assessments, Budget Incite Complaints

Cell Tax in Town's Future

Cell Tax in Town's Future

Candidates Seek City Council Seats

City Elections 2003

Candidates Seek City Council Seats

Funding Woes Keep Impromptu Memorials Alive

Funding Woes Keep Impromptu Memorials Alive

140 Patriots Walk Out

Students skip class to oppose potential Iraq war.

140 Patriots Walk Out

Estate Entertains Educators

Estate Entertains Educators

Changes At the Banking Summit

Business Profile

Changes At the Banking Summit

Transportation for the Future

Transportation for the Future

Son, Omar, Caught in Middle

Son, Omar, Caught in Middle

Crime Report

Crime Report

Former Seahawk Makes History Down Under

Simmonds became part of first American team to win boy's doubles title at Australian Open Junior Championships.

Former Seahawk Makes History Down Under

Springfield Fundraising Groups Get Educated on Taxes

Springfield Fundraising Groups Get Educated on Taxes

Assembly Gets Mixed Grade for Education

Major Educational Issues Past Over

Assembly Gets Mixed Grade for Education

Peace Proposal Passes

City joins 136 cities in country supporting peace.

Peace Proposal Passes

Dirty Dozen Off Streets

Convictions sweep 36 criminals into jail cells.

Dirty Dozen Off Streets

Recent Mall Crime Prompts Concern

Recent Mall Crime Prompts Concern

New Policy Doesn’t Get an ‘A’

Some parents are unhappy with changes to countywide grading system.

New Policy Doesn’t Get an ‘A’

Births

Births

Fairfax County Public Schools Legislative Initiatives

Fairfax County Public Schools Legislative Initiatives

At South Lakes High

At South Lakes High

Ball Raises Awareness, Funds for Leukemia

Ball Raises Awareness, Funds for Leukemia

Future Catches Up to HUD

HUD management errors could cost county $300,000

Future Catches Up to HUD

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

At Park View High

At Park View High

Wyatt Fenner Balances Acting, Academics

Yorktown senior wraps up role in ‘Silent Woman.’

Wyatt Fenner Balances Acting, Academics

Clarendon Celebrates Mardi Gras

Parade brings patrons to Clarendon businesses, kicks off new ART shuttle service.

Clarendon Celebrates Mardi Gras

Preparing tor the Worst

County department has gone through awareness training.

Preparing tor the Worst

Boaters Fight For Patrol

County budget may clip marine force.

Boaters Fight For Patrol

Body Identified As That of City Man

Body Identified As That of City Man

Jewish Groups Outraged at Moran’s Remarks

Some constituents stick by their congressman.

Jewish Groups Outraged at Moran’s Remarks

Message Board Targets Laborers

A local online message board is a political red flag for one councilman.

Message Board Targets Laborers

Tejada Wins County Board Seat

Turnout higher than expected in special election.

Tejada Wins County Board Seat

Recent Mall Crime Prompts Concern

Recent Mall Crime Prompts Concern

School Board Adopts $323 M Budget

Increase from Smith’s proposal will fund smaller classes.

School Board Adopts $323 M Budget

G.W. Students Face Multiple Charges

Weapons on school grounds, shooting, lead to action.

G.W. Students Face Multiple Charges

One Penny at a Time

Council considers how to grow fund for open spaces.

One Penny at a Time

Honoring Public Safety Officers

Chamber fetes 83 officers from all branches at Valor Awards

Honoring Public Safety Officers

Tax Relief Proposed

City manager outlines city budget.

Tax Relief Proposed

Funding Woes Keep Impromptu Memorials Alive

Funding Woes Keep Impromptu Memorials Alive

Honoring Public Safety Officers

Chamber fetes 83 officers from all branches at Valor Awards

Honoring Public Safety Officers

Recent Mall Crime Prompts Concern

Recent Mall Crime Prompts Concern

Assessments, Budget Incites Complaints

Assessments, Budget Incites Complaints

Assessments, Budget Incites Complaints

Assessments, Budget Incites Complaints

Births

Births

Parking Mishap Leaves Car in Perilous Perche

Parking Mishap Leaves Car in Perilous Perche

Scout Rewarded for Heroic Act

Scout Rewarded for Heroic Act

Jewish Groups Outraged at Moran’s Remarks

Some constituents stick by their congressman.

Jewish Groups Outraged at Moran’s Remarks

Many Unusual Elements in Oweiss Murder Case

Many Unusual Elements in Oweiss Murder Case

18 Hours and No Verdict, Yet

Jury still out after 18 hours of deliberation.

18 Hours and No Verdict, Yet

Community Service: A Family Tradition

Best of Reston

Community Service: A Family Tradition

To Bubble, or Not to Bubble

A local swim team may be looking for a new place to swim, if a group of Reston residents gets its way.

To Bubble, or Not to Bubble

Prosecution: Evidence Proves Guilt

Prosecution: Evidence Proves Guilt

Crime Report

Crime Report

Gods, Generals, and Enlisted Men

Potomac native makes his silver screen debut.

Gods, Generals, and Enlisted Men

He Doesn’t Come From ‘Out of the Blue’

Potomac native brings vocal group to home local church

He Doesn’t Come From ‘Out of the Blue’

Glimpse of Marianne

Marianne Oweiss managed her husband’s medical practice for more than 20 years.

Glimpse of Marianne

Defense Sought to Create Doubt

Defense Sought to Create Doubt

Crime Report

Crime Report

Funding Woes Keep Impromptu Memorials Alive

Funding Woes Keep Impromptu Memorials Alive

Thursday, March 6

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Wednesday, March 5

School Notes

School Notes

Nightlife

Nightlife

Calendar

Calendar

Finding the Rub

New Mount Vernon band hits the scene

Finding the Rub

‘Art’ Works at LTA

‘Art’ Works at LTA

Quest to Make Bennett Rd. And Rayjon Lane Safer

Quest to Make Bennett Rd. And Rayjon Lane Safer

Plan Is Underway to Create 'Rachel's Park'

Plan Is Underway to Create 'Rachel's Park'

City Unveils 2004 Budget Proposal

Tax rate increases would fund Blenheim and school renovations.

City Unveils 2004 Budget Proposal

Crime

Crime

Calendar

Calendar

Representatives Differ on Assembly Outcome

Yet they agreed that issues such as budget cuts and transportation funding are far from over.

Representatives Differ on Assembly Outcome

Crime Log

Crime Log

Finding the Rub

New Mount Vernon band hits the scene.

Finding the Rub

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

School Notes

School Notes

National Honor Roll

National Honor Roll

Health Notes

Health Notes

College Notes

College Notes

National Honor Roll

National Honor Roll

Health Notes

Health Notes

College Notes

College Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Bohn Touches ‘Nerve Center’

Book looks at how White House operates in a crisis.

Bohn Touches ‘Nerve Center’

Calendar

Calendar

Vonda Shepard Returns to the Birchmere

Singer, composer from ‘Ally McBeal’ headlines two March dates.

Vonda Shepard Returns to the Birchmere

Calendar

Calendar

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Vonda Shepard Returns to the Birchmere

Singer, composer from ‘Ally McBeal’ headlines two March dates.

Vonda Shepard Returns to the Birchmere

Anderson Tries ‘Fish’-y Theme at Ramparts

Owner of Mango Mike’s expands seafood offerings in expanding Fairlington mainstay.

Anderson Tries ‘Fish’-y Theme at Ramparts

Calendar

Calendar

Military Notes

Military Notes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

People Notes

People Notes

Military Notes

Military Notes

Around Town

Around Town

Military Notes

Military Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Around Town

Around Town

People Notes

People Notes

Classes

Classes

Nightlife

Nightlife

Anderson Tries ‘Fish’-y Theme at Ramparts

Owner of Mango Mike’s expands seafood offerings in expanding Fairlington mainstay.

Anderson Tries ‘Fish’-y Theme at Ramparts

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

MetroStage Gives ‘Sidney Bechet’ East Coast Premiere

MetroStage Gives ‘Sidney Bechet’ East Coast Premiere

Anderson Tries ‘Fish’-y Theme at Ramparts

Owner of Mango Mike’s expands seafood offerings in expanding Fairlington mainstay.

Anderson Tries ‘Fish’-y Theme at Ramparts

Nightlife

Nightlife

Bohn Touches ‘Nerve Center’

Book looks at how White House operates in a crisis.

Bohn Touches ‘Nerve Center’

St. Patrick's Day Parade — Better Late Than Never

St. Patrick's Day Parade — Better Late Than Never

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Calendar

Calendar

‘Art’ Works at LTA

‘Art’ Works at LTA

MetroStage Gives ‘Sidney Bechet’ East Coast Premiere

MetroStage Gives ‘Sidney Bechet’ East Coast Premiere

People Notes

People Notes

Military Notes

Military Notes

People Notes

People Notes

Bohn Touches ‘Nerve Center’

Book looks at how White House operates in a crisis.

Bohn Touches ‘Nerve Center’

MetroStage Gives ‘Sidney Bechet’ East Coast Premiere

MetroStage Gives ‘Sidney Bechet’ East Coast Premiere

St. Patrick's Day Parade — Better Late Than Never

St. Patrick's Day Parade — Better Late Than Never

Vonda Shepard Returns to the Birchmere

Singer, composer from ‘Ally McBeal’ headlines two March dates.

Vonda Shepard Returns to the Birchmere

Virginia Supreme Court Upholds Death Penalty

Virginia Supreme Court Upholds Death Penalty

Lions Hosts Pancake Breakfast

Lions Hosts Pancake Breakfast

Let the Voters Decide on a Tax Cap

Let the Voters Decide on a Tax Cap

Will Roads Close Through Manassas Battlefield Park?

Board Chairman Kate Hanley Seeks Answers to Questions

Will Roads Close Through Manassas Battlefield Park?

Around Town

Around Town

Paul VI Dean Resigns

Photos of high-school dean were discovered on a gay male leather contest Web site.

Paul VI Dean Resigns

First Look at New Sully Police Station

First Look at New Sully Police Station

News Briefs

News Briefs

Judge Upholds Possibility of Execution

Judge Upholds Possibility of Execution

New Elementary School Boundary is Approved

New Elementary School Boundary is Approved

Capt. Bill Gulsby Takes the Helm

Capt. Bill Gulsby Takes the Helm

Research in Baseball Article is Questioned

Research in Baseball Article is Questioned

Roundups

Roundups

News Briefs

News Briefs

Representatives Differ on Assembly Outcome

Yet they agreed that issues such as budget cuts and transportation funding are far from over.

Representatives Differ on Assembly Outcome

Snow Days on Thin Ice

Snow Days on Thin Ice

News Briefs

News Briefs

News Briefs

News Briefs

Crime Log

Crime Log

Candidates Come Out

Citizens interested in running for Vienna town council seats begin the long road to May.

Candidates Come Out

Snow Day Slumber?

Snow Day Slumber?

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

News Briefs

News Briefs

Tuesday, March 4

Service Above Self — 75 and Counting

Rotary Club Celebrates A Milestone.

Service Above Self — 75 and Counting

Mayor Paints Optimistic Picture for City

Final State of the City Address Warmly Received; Councilman Speck Honored.

Mayor Paints Optimistic Picture for City

Delegates Return With Positive Outlook

Delegates Return With Positive Outlook

Personal Trainers Build More Than Just Bodies

Personal Trainers Build More Than Just Bodies

Public Gets to Weigh In on Herndon Commerce Center

Public Gets to Weigh In on Herndon Commerce Center

Committee Questions CIP, Budget

Committee Questions CIP, Budget

Delegates Share Thoughts on Latest Session

Delegates Share Thoughts on Latest Session

Stakeholders Make a Case

Mount Vernon Parking Expansion Assessed

Stakeholders Make a Case

Minds Are the Equipment of Choice in Problem-solving Competition

Minds Are the Equipment of Choice in Problem-solving Competition

Videotaped Questioning

Videotaped Questioning

Collecting Evidence of Murder

Prosecution continues in Oweiss murder trial.

Collecting Evidence of Murder

The Ever-Expanding School

Chinese immersion program may allow outside students into Potomac Elementary.

The Ever-Expanding School

Local Executive Dies in Plane Crash

Reston man returning from business trip died on Saturday in Leesburg.

Local Executive Dies in Plane Crash

Crime Report

Crime Report

Food Talk

Food Talk

Food Talk

Food Talk

How Would War Affect Fairfax?

Housing market might remain strong, but economy could still suffer.

How Would War Affect Fairfax?

Delegates Return With Positive Outlook

Delegates Return With Positive Outlook

More Revitalization for the Highway

Shopping Centers Eyed for Major Overhauls

More Revitalization for the Highway

At Park View High

At Park View High

Despite Snow, Summer Comes in February

Summer Activities Fair draws 1,100 summer camp hopefuls.

Despite Snow, Summer Comes in February

Annapolis Dispatches

Annapolis Dispatches

Board to Debate Snow Make-up Days

Board to Debate Snow Make-up Days

Education Notebook - 03/05/03

Education Notebook - 03/05/03

Board OKs Boundaries for New Schools, Centers

Board OKs Boundaries for New Schools, Centers

Leis Named Superintendent in Illinois

Leis Named Superintendent in Illinois

Health Notes

Health Notes

Naomi Project Helps New Mothers

Naomi Project Helps New Mothers

Food Talk

Food Talk

Food Talk

Food Talk

Food Talk

Food Talk

Planning Defers Park Rail Dog Area

Parking Garage Wins Approval

Planning Defers Park Rail Dog Area

Burke Centre Candidate Forum Explores Issues

Burke Centre Candidate Forum Explores Issues

Earning Engineer Badge At Interchange

Earning Engineer Badge At Interchange

Major Impact From Bridge About To Be Felt

Major Impact From Bridge About To Be Felt

Pentagon Unveils Plans for 9-11 Memorial

New York architects include “Light Benches” in design for Pentagon memorial.

Pentagon Unveils Plans for 9-11 Memorial

Personal Trainers Build More Than Just Bodies

Personal Trainers Build More Than Just Bodies

Candidates Seek Council Seats

City Elections 2003

Candidates Seek Council Seats

Six Years Later, Woman Still Missing

Clues remain scarce in disappearance of Janeth Ann Rowe.

Six Years Later, Woman Still Missing

School Budget Reflects Modest Increase

School Budget Reflects Modest Increase

Producer Strives For Perfection

Producer Strives For Perfection

HCA No, YMCA Maybe

HCA No, YMCA Maybe

Producer Strives For Perfection

Producer Strives For Perfection

Stacia Marie Allen

Stacia Marie Allen

Community News

Community News

Standing Alone

While other communities partake of meals taxes, Herndon declines, so far.

Standing Alone

Earning Engineer Badge at Interchange

Earning Engineer Badge at Interchange

Personal Trainers Build More Than Just Bodies

Personal Trainers Build More Than Just Bodies

Houses in Dranesville Worth More, and More, and More, and More

Homeowners Socked With Double Digit Increases for Four Straight Years

Houses in Dranesville Worth More, and More, and More, and More

Moran: War, Politics and Inevitability

House member criticizes Jewish leaders and says Democrats won't jeopardize their re-election efforts.

Moran: War, Politics and Inevitability

Conviction May Lead to Multiple Life Sentences

Conviction May Lead to Multiple Life Sentences

School Board Approves New School Boundaries

School Board Approves New School Boundaries

Snow Removal Incites Mixed Emotions

Snow Removal Incites Mixed Emotions

Last Chance for Nation’s River

Potomac Corridor named one of 10 areas most threatened by development, says Scenic American.

Last Chance for Nation’s River

Roundup

Roundup

New Code Comes Down the Pike

As Board approves Columbia Pike building codes, redevelopment set to begin. But still no decision on transit.

New Code Comes Down the Pike

Delegates Return With Positive Outlook

Delegates Return With Positive Outlook

Hoping for Spring

Hoping for Spring

Snow Removal Incites Mixed Emotions

Snow Removal Incites Mixed Emotions

Hoping for Spring

Hoping for Spring

Business Notes

Business Notes

New Principal at Sterling Elementary

Freeman focuses on whole child, community.

New Principal at Sterling Elementary

Births

Births

New Facility Opens Up Space

County to gain space as school administration looks to consolidate offices.

New Facility Opens Up Space

Mims, Black Reflect on 'Successes'

Mims, Black Reflect on 'Successes'

Adding Retail, Office Mix

Adding Retail, Office Mix

Stacia Marie Allen

Stacia Marie Allen

Still Praying for Peace

While the U.S. moves closer to war with Iraq, a group of local peace activists meet at ADAMS Center.

Still Praying for Peace

Better Planning Would Reduce 'Surprises'

Better Planning Would Reduce 'Surprises'

How to View Fairfax County Property Tax Assessments Online

How to View Fairfax County Property Tax Assessments Online

Marshall Wins State Theater Title for One-Act Play

Oakton and Marshall Claim Five of Eight Acting Awards

Marshall Wins State Theater Title for One-Act Play

How Much Is Too Much For So Much?

Assessments Escalate in Mount Vernon and Lee districts.

How Much Is Too Much For So Much?

Producer Strives For Perfection

Producer Strives For Perfection

Snow Removal Incites Mixed Emotions

Snow Removal Incites Mixed Emotions

Benefit Concert Draws Big Crowd

Benefit Concert Draws Big Crowd

Snow Cancellation Rains on Girl's Parade

Equestrian team trains, competes in shows.

Snow Cancellation Rains on Girl's Parade

Community News

Community News

Crime Report

Crime Report

The Answer Is Four

Four house-plan saves trees; developer asked for five, residents wanted three

The Answer Is Four

Ms. Cristol Goes To Washington

Churchill senior will join Senate youth program

Ms. Cristol Goes To Washington

Reston Couple Honored

Reston Couple Honored

Groups Gather, Still Praying for Peace

While the U.S. moves ever close to war with Iraq, a group of local peace activists meet to consider.

Groups Gather, Still Praying for Peace

Sunrise Valley Principal to Retire

After six years leading Sunrise Valley, Christine Brogan heads toward retirement.

Sunrise Valley Principal to Retire

Births

Births

Council OKs Intake Pipe Study

Construction will require approval.

Council OKs Intake Pipe Study

Reading Budget's Fine Print

Reading Budget's Fine Print

Stacia Marie Allen

Stacia Marie Allen

Earning Engineer Badge at Interchange

Earning Engineer Badge at Interchange

Monday, March 3

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs