Stories for May 2003

Stories for May 2003

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Wednesday, May 28

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Night Life

Night Life

Roundups

Roundups

GBW Students Run Hyatt Fair Lakes

GBW Students Run Hyatt Fair Lakes

Pleasant Valley Curves Will be Improved

Road Had 164 Accidents and 3 Fatalities Since 1998

Pleasant Valley Curves Will be Improved

Her Name Is Hope

Guest List for Wedding Stretches from Express Lane to Country Club

Her Name Is Hope

Democrat Georgette Kohler Seeks Sully Supervisor Job

Democrat Georgette Kohler Seeks Sully Supervisor Job

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

Home Sales

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Night Life

Night Life

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Night Life

Beer Distribution Plant Gets OK to Expand

Beer Distribution Plant Gets OK to Expand

Centreville McDonald's Wants Permission for 4a.m. Opening

Centreville McDonald's Wants Permission for 4a.m. Opening

Encore Presents Show, 'Are We There Yet?'

Encore Presents Show, 'Are We There Yet?'

Magic Moment Child-Care Center Seeks New Site

Magic Moment Child-Care Center Seeks New Site

New, Single-Family Homes Are Planned

New, Single-Family Homes Are Planned

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

AP Tests Help Westfield Rank Best in Nation

AP Tests Help Westfield Rank Best in Nation

Westfield Gets 12 Cappie Nods

Westfield Gets 12 Cappie Nods

Meet the New Boss

Potomac’s new principal brings a wealth of experience.

Meet the New Boss

Civic Calendar

Civic Calendar

Tuesday, May 27

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

<48hd>Luxury Shapes Home Design

<sh>Visitors can see a variety of home and garden design businesses in one place.

<48hd>Luxury Shapes Home Design

Race For The Cure

Race For The Cure

Business Notes

Business Notes

Prom Date Times Five Makes Springfield Teens Day

Prom Date Times Five Makes Springfield Teens Day

Life Without Insurance

Sterling man gives 'heart' to helping.

Life Without Insurance

Showing their Colors

With graduation in sight, Herndon High seniors look ahead.

Showing their Colors

Water Everywhere? Conserve Anyway

Despite rains, authority urges water conservation.

Water Everywhere? Conserve Anyway

Memorial Day

Remembering their sacrifice: Herndon-Reston American Legion Post debuts its "Avenue of Flags."

Memorial Day

Earth Day at Travilah Quarry

Earth Day at Travilah Quarry

Community News

Community News

Crime Log

Crime Log

Week in Springfield

News Briefs

Week in Springfield

Allowing Over-The-Counter Meds Sent to Committee

Allowing Over-The-Counter Meds Sent to Committee

Education Notebook - 05/28/03

Education Notebook - 05/28/03

School Notes

School Notes

New Technology Could Be Eye in the Sky

New Technology Could Be Eye in the Sky

Week in Fairfax

News Briefs

Week in Fairfax

Preventing Bone Loss

Osteoporosis Affects Men and Women

Preventing Bone Loss

McLaughlin, Fischer Accept Leadership Roles

McLaughlin, Fischer Accept Leadership Roles

Board Backs Auditor's Work

Two More Items Added

Board Backs Auditor's Work

Revised Budget Reduces Class Size

Board Approves $1.6 Billion Budget

Revised Budget Reduces Class Size

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

At South Lakes

At South Lakes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

At Park View High

At Park View High

Camps and Schools 5-28-03

Camps and Schools 5-28-03

Classes

Classes

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

People Notes

People Notes

People Notes

People Notes

Classes

Classes

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Classes

Classes

HCTV

HCTV

No Holiday for Students

Lots of No-Shows on This Makeup Day

No Holiday for Students

Week in Fairfax Station

Week in Fairfax Station

More Cops

Council Pursuing Federal Funding

More Cops

Community Notes

Community Notes

Top 10 Employers Retain Ranks

Top 10 Employers Retain Ranks

A Monster of a Talk

T.C. students hear from jobs guru.

A Monster of a Talk

Water Safety Exercise — A Prelude to Reality

Local marine operations ready for summer activities.

Water Safety Exercise — A Prelude to Reality

‘Berg’ Tax Credits Approved — Demolition Cost Escalates

‘Berg’ Tax Credits Approved — Demolition Cost Escalates

10 Ways to Watch the Open

10 Ways to Watch the Open

Week in Burke

News Briefs

Week in Burke

Civil War House Saved

Local woman convinces authorities to rescue "Thompson House" on West Ox Road; Herndon family buys property.

Civil War House Saved

Business Notes

Business Notes

Madison's 2003 Teacher of the Year

Spanish teacher recognized for instilling her enthusiasm for the language.

Madison's 2003 Teacher of the Year

Support Group Fosters 'Bond Between Us'

For those who have given up children for adoption, a place to talk.

Support Group Fosters 'Bond Between Us'

A Sound of Thunder

Motorcyclists gather in Fairfax for annual ride to honor those who fought and died in all wars.

A Sound of Thunder

People Notes

People Notes

Prom Date Times Five Makes Springfield Teens Day

Prom Date Times Five Makes Springfield Teens Day

New Technology Could Be Eye in the Sky

New Technology Could Be Eye in the Sky

County Health Centers under Pressure

Demand rises, but slots are full.

County Health Centers under Pressure

Chamber Acknowledges Community Involvement

Area local business recognized for their contributions to the community.

Chamber Acknowledges Community Involvement

Two City Workers Head to Alexandria

Colleagues remember the contributions of two outgoing city employees.

Two City Workers Head to Alexandria

Military Notes

Military Notes

Prom Date Times Five Makes Springfield Teens Day

Prom Date Times Five Makes Springfield Teens Day

Race For The Cure

Race For The Cure

Rain Fails to Affect Businesses, Schools

Rain Fails to Affect Businesses, Schools

Civil War House Saved

Local woman convinces authorities to rescue "Thompson House" on West Ox Road; Herndon family buys property.

Civil War House Saved

'Floris Friends' Help Nurse

Parent and teacher volunteers from Floris Elementary look out for their neighbors.

'Floris Friends' Help Nurse

Business Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Business Notes

Memorial Day

Herndon-Reston American Legion Post debuts its "Avenue of Flags."

Memorial Day

New Technology Could Be Eye In The Sky

New Technology Could Be Eye In The Sky

Military Notes

Military Notes

Conventional Decision

GOP candidates seek their party's nomination.

Conventional Decision

Business Notes

Business Notes

Visitors Try to Save 'Margaret's Garden'

Local friends group trying to convince county to save local woman's iris gardens.

Visitors Try to Save 'Margaret's Garden'

Lending a Helping Hand

Oakton Elementary students collect school supplies for Afghani schoolchildren.

Lending a Helping Hand

Heroes to Remember

Heroes to Remember

A Glimpse at Belvoir's Future

Adding AMC increases fort's population another 6 percent.

A Glimpse at Belvoir's Future

ViVa Vienna Kicks Off

ViVa Vienna Kicks Off

Kobus Throws Hat In GOP Ring

Primary has two vying to meet Amundson in November.

Kobus Throws Hat In GOP Ring

A Memorial Quest of Historic Proportions

Local veteran helping to establish Naval Medical Museum.

A Memorial Quest of Historic Proportions

Kennedy Seeks Republican Nod

Faces Lou Korbus in upcoming primary.

Kennedy Seeks Republican Nod

Philosophically Speaking

Planning Board looks at the underpinning of ability to sustain growth.

Philosophically Speaking

Bubble Stays

Swim-team members relieved, neighborhood upset over the RA’s decision.

Bubble Stays

County Health Centers Under Pressure

Demand rises but slots are full.

County Health Centers Under Pressure

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Trying to Save 'Margaret's Gardens'

Local friends group trying to convince county to save local woman's iris gardens.

Trying to Save 'Margaret's Gardens'

The Art of Learning

Potomac Elementary will start new arts program in the fall.

The Art of Learning

Winifred Rosetta Burns

Winifred Rosetta Burns

Schools Reach Out to Asian Community

Schools Reach Out to Asian Community

Business Notes

Business Notes

Oweiss Sentenced to 30 Years

Potomac doctor given maximum penalty for murdering his wife.

Oweiss Sentenced to 30 Years

Beverly Farms to Lose 3.5 Teachers

Administrators say reduced enrollment to blame.

Beverly Farms to Lose 3.5 Teachers

Remembering Those Who Died

Vienna's American Legion observes Memorial Day.

Remembering Those Who Died

Race For The Cure Team

Race For The Cure Team

Dismantling Moorefield House

Dismantling Moorefield House

Battle Continues over Historic District Ordinance

The Town Council upheld a decision of the Windover Heights Board of Review after some wrangling.

Battle Continues over Historic District Ordinance

Monday, May 26

Generals Question FBI

Students and Leaders tour concludes with Mueller’s visit to Washington-Lee.

Generals Question FBI

49th Will Have New Delegate

Five seek seat vacated by Karen Darner.

49th Will Have New Delegate

Remembering the Fallen

Bush addresses overflow crowds at Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Memorial Day.

Remembering the Fallen

Roundup

Roundup

Plans Could Eliminate Stadium Site

Pentagon City site plan could lead to largest, most dense residential project in county history.

Plans Could Eliminate Stadium Site

Swanson, Minority Achievement a Go

School Board OKs ‘disappointing’ building renovation, hears good news on minority achievement.

Swanson, Minority Achievement a Go

Thursday, May 22

Roundup

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Wednesday, May 21

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Classes

Classes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Night Life

Night Life

Calendar

Calendar

Raindrops Keep Fallin' On The Fields

Raindrops Keep Fallin' On The Fields

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Burglary, Sex Charges: Six Years in Prison

Burglary, Sex Charges: Six Years in Prison

Centreville's Erik Burgess is Missing in Ocean

Centreville's Erik Burgess is Missing in Ocean

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Celebrates 100th Anniversary

>Fire department has witnessed Vienna's growth from farming community to suburban town.

Vienna Volunteer Fire Department Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Latt Named 'Lady Fairfax'

Latt Named 'Lady Fairfax'

James Brady Speaks at Madison

Former White House press secretary and gun control activist kicks off Disability Awareness Week.

James Brady Speaks at Madison

Watching Out for Herndon's Youth

With a new foundation behind it, local group Vecinos Unidos looks to mentor children through high school.

Watching Out for Herndon's Youth

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Board Moves on Affordable Housing

Mid-rise buildings have to contribute, now it's on to high-rise.

Board Moves on Affordable Housing

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Night Life

Night Life

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

People Notes

People Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Calendar

Calendar

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Classes

Classes

Night Life

Night Life

Classes

Classes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Calendar

Calendar

$100 Million Plan for Tysons

$100 Million Plan for Tysons

Week in Burke

News Briefs

Week in Burke

Rain Drops Keep Fallin' on the Fields

Rain Drops Keep Fallin' on the Fields

Road Widening Plan Includes Public Input

Road Widening Plan Includes Public Input

Burglary, Sex Charges: Six Years in Prison

Burglary, Sex Charges: Six Years in Prison

Skate Park Loses Momentum

RCC committee decides to leave proposal out of '05 budget, looks to fund new study.

Skate Park Loses Momentum

'Peace and Freedom' Memorial Proposed in Great Falls

Local Group Wants to Honor Those Who Fell

'Peace and Freedom' Memorial Proposed in Great Falls

Fighting for Diverse Community's Future

Neighborhood Resource Center, and hiring site supporters and opponents make their opinions known at the May 13 public hearing.

Fighting for Diverse Community's Future

Primary Campaign Trail Gets Bumpy

Primary Campaign Trail Gets Bumpy

Business Notes

Business Notes

Six Teens Charged in Mailbox Blasts

Six Teens Charged in Mailbox Blasts

Clifton Caboose Run is May 31

Clifton Caboose Run is May 31

Warner Tells Graduates to Continue Supporting GMU

Citing budget cuts to higher education, Gov. Mark Warner (D) delivers address at George Mason University’s commencement.

Warner Tells Graduates to Continue Supporting GMU

Learning to Care for Children

Area resident and former Kurdish refugee completes child care training with the help of a scholarship.

Learning to Care for Children

Week in Fairfax

News Briefs

Week in Fairfax

Fair Oaks Man Charged with Rape

News Brief

Fair Oaks Man Charged with Rape

Personal Attacks Par for Course on Campaign

As the Republican primary in the Springfield District nears, personal attacks begin to appear.

Personal Attacks Par for Course on Campaign

Fashion Design Classes Take Off

Students design and make their own clothing and fashion lines.

Fashion Design Classes Take Off

Business Notes

Business Notes

Road Widening Plan Includes Public Input

Road Widening Plan Includes Public Input

Week in Fairfax Station

News Briefs

Week in Fairfax Station

Living on the Pike Shows Pride of Ownership

Living on the Pike Shows Pride of Ownership

Primary Campaign Trail Gets Bumpy

Primary Campaign Trail Gets Bumpy

Week in Springfield

News Briefs

Week in Springfield

Hunt Country Stable Tour is Memorial Day Tradition

Hunt Country Stable Tour is Memorial Day Tradition

Rain Drops Keep Fallin' on the Fields

Rain Drops Keep Fallin' on the Fields

Self Described 'Policy-Wonk' Eyes Re-election

Self Described 'Policy-Wonk' Eyes Re-election

Cararda Steps Down

Town seeks to fill architects seat on ARB/HPRB.

Cararda Steps Down

Council Passes New Meals Tax

In a surprising 5 to 2 vote, Husch provides key support for scaled down tax.

Council Passes New Meals Tax

Baseball Stadium On Deck In Springfield?

Baseball Stadium On Deck In Springfield?

"Oh, What a Night"

"Oh, What a Night"

Crime Log

Crime Log

Former Seahawk Tom Williams Soars

Williams, South Lakes class of 1988, is national finalist for White House Fellowship.

Former Seahawk Tom Williams Soars

Read RA's Lips: No New Tax (District), Yet

RA committee passes on governance issues.

Read RA's Lips: No New Tax (District), Yet

Crime Log

Crime Log

Campaign Trail Gets Bumpy

Campaign Trail Gets Bumpy

Military Notes

Military Notes

Crime Log

Crime Log

Miss Springfield Looks Back

Miss Springfield Looks Back

Tuesday, May 20

Proposal to Lower Class Size

Proposal to Lower Class Size

Camps and Schools 5/21/03

Camps and Schools 5/21/03

Baseball Session Draws Hundreds

First of three forums brings crowds of supporters and opponents.

Baseball Session Draws Hundreds

Survivor Joins Relay for Life

Sterling Coalition crusades for American Cancer Society.

Survivor Joins Relay for Life

New Hope Keeps On Giving

Housing gala honors Mondloch family.

New Hope Keeps On Giving

Park Volunteer Spent Childhood on Farm

Park Volunteer Spent Childhood on Farm

Loudoun Open for Business

Loudoun Open for Business

Meadowood Open to the Public

New trail perfect for birdwatching.

Meadowood Open to the Public

A Political Leader's Visions, Reflections, and Challenges

Lee District Supervisor Dana Kauffman has eye on re-election.

A Political Leader's Visions, Reflections, and Challenges

Demand for Services Growing

Wait for community services called 'too long' and 'hurtful'

Demand for Services Growing

ADHD Often Misdiagnosed in Women

Disorder Runs in the Family

ADHD Often Misdiagnosed in Women

Education Notebook - 05/21/03

Education Notebook - 05/21/03

At South Lakes

At South Lakes

At Park View

At Park View

HCTV

HCTV

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

At the Movies

At the Movies

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Board Approves Parking Restrictions

Columbia Forest, Douglas Park neighborhoods get nighttime permit status.

Board Approves Parking Restrictions

First Look at the AGP

Many seek a more restrictive Annual Growth Policy.

First Look at the AGP

Techway at the Townhall

Delegates discuss bridge, other issues.

Techway at the Townhall

Arlandria Plan Passes

Arlandria Plan Passes

ROTC Programs Alive and Well at Local High Schools

ROTC Programs Alive and Well at Local High Schools

What's Good for the Goose ...

What's Good for the Goose ...

Residents, Council At Odds Over Property

Development traffic, open space at issue.

Residents, Council At Odds Over Property

Bus Victim Remembered

Police continue investigation of bus accident that claimed life of local resident.

Bus Victim Remembered

Commission Praises Women's Volunteerism

Commission Praises Women's Volunteerism

New Sign of the Times

City staff will prepare new ordinance for consideration.

New Sign of the Times

A Monument Like No Other

A Monument Like No Other

Pelosi Honored With Award

Episcopal hosts minority leader in ceremony.

Pelosi Honored With Award

49th Will Have New Delegate

Five seek seat vacated by Karen Darner.

49th Will Have New Delegate

Civic Calendar

Civic Calendar

Home Invasion

Home Invasion

Community News

Community News

Community News

Community News

Community News

Community News

Riding for AIDS Charity

Local bikers prepare for Tour de Friends 330-mile ride coming through Arlington next month.

Riding for AIDS Charity

Republicans Name Candidates

Sass, Nawash, Kelsey campaign for seats in November.

Republicans Name Candidates

Board OKs Pike, Bromptons Plans

Residents support first Form Based Code project, but again clash with board over Cherrydale redevelopment.

Board OKs Pike, Bromptons Plans

Vogric Says No to Fourth Term

Vogric Says No to Fourth Term

Summer in the Arts Adds Courses

Summer in the Arts Adds Courses

Schools: 1, Planning: 0

Board overrules Planning Commission and approves administration building project.

Schools: 1, Planning: 0

New Lanes Move Closer

VDOT approves Potomac View Road design.

New Lanes Move Closer

Grocery Shopping a Little Closer to Home Again

Grocery Shopping a Little Closer to Home Again

District Police Station Open for Business

District Police Station Open for Business

Brent Takes WP Helm

Brent Takes WP Helm

Amundson Seeks Another Term

Amundson Seeks Another Term

Crime Report

Crime Report

Weddings

Weddings

Some Pain, Little Gain

Montgomery County’s ’04 budget seeks to spread the hurt.

Some Pain, Little Gain

New Fire Truck on the Way

Grant pays for 3,500 gallon tanker truck; benefactor makes it useful.

New Fire Truck on the Way

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Crime Report

Crime Report

Park Volunteer Spent Childhood on Farm

Park Volunteer Spent Childhood on Farm

Sunday, May 18

It's Christmas in April

More than 80 Members of Centreville United Methodist Church Fix Home of Woman With MS

It's Christmas in April

Lorton Arts Center, High School Approved

Lorton Arts Center, High School Approved

Centre Ridge Enjoys Greek, Roman Day

Centre Ridge Enjoys Greek, Roman Day

Cuccinelli Scores Big Victory in 37th Dist.

Cuccinelli Scores Big Victory in 37th Dist.

Children Sought for Alliance's Musical, 'Oliver!'

Children Sought for Alliance's Musical, 'Oliver!'

Lorton Arts Center, High School Approved

Lorton Arts Center, High School Approved

Teacher David Baker's Charges are Dropped

Teacher David Baker's Charges are Dropped

Lorton Arts Center, High School Approved

Lorton Arts Center, High School Approved

Potomac Composer Recognized

Resident awarded music grant.

Potomac Composer Recognized

Wednesday, May 14

Cuts to Lower Class Sizes?

Cuts to Lower Class Sizes?

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Night Life

Night Life

MVLE Opens Chantilly Center for Disabled

MVLE Opens Chantilly Center for Disabled

Crime Log

Crime Log

Community Alert System Ready

Text-message system will tell residents, workers of local emergencies.

Community Alert System Ready

Artists Seize Town Center

The 12th annual Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival is set for this weekend.

Artists Seize Town Center

Calendar

Calendar

Community Notes

Community Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

School Board Surprised by Change

Consultant to Wait Two Weeks for Approval

School Board Surprised by Change

Education Notebook - 05/14/03

Education Notebook - 05/14/03

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School 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

Protecting Children from Porn

File Sharing Programs Make Access Easy

Protecting Children from Porn

Affordable Housing Policy Approved

But it's not clear how many units will be created.

Affordable Housing Policy Approved

Warner Speaks at Swanson

Governor answers students? questions on baseball, immigration, SOLs.

Warner Speaks at Swanson

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Camps and Schools 5/14/03

Camps and Schools 5/14/03

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Calendar

Calendar

Community Notes

Community Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Community Notes

Community Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Community Notes

Community Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Night Life

Night Life

Sex Ed Books Approved

Despite delay request, board adopts controversial supplement for next year.

Sex Ed Books Approved

Sex Ed Books Approved

Despite delay request, board adopts controversial supplement for next year.

Sex Ed Books Approved

Town Council Works on Budget

Hutchinson questions price tag for permanent Neighborhood Resource Center.

Town Council Works on Budget

Schools Delay Projects

Reed Project extension helps make $1.2 million budget adjustment; Yorktown lights still worry neighbors.

Schools Delay Projects

Bringing Baseball Home

With letter of intent, residents contemplate selling for baseball.

Bringing Baseball Home

Destination Northern Virginia?

Business and political leaders hope new Air and Space Museum will revive tourism industry, local economy.

Destination Northern Virginia?

Students, Faculty Remember Cook

Students build shrine to Gunston teacher who died suddenly.

Students, Faculty Remember Cook

Roundup

Roundup

Fairfax Man Charged with Firearms Crimes

Fairfax Man Charged with Firearms Crimes

Scott Second in National Science Fair

Scott Second in National Science Fair

Military Notes

Military Notes

Teens to Receive Character Awards

Teens to Receive Character Awards

Police Seek Suspect in Shooting

Police Seek Suspect in Shooting

Public Schools Rely on Senior Helpers

A group of senior citizens lighten the workload for teachers at McNair Elementary School.

Public Schools Rely on Senior Helpers

Week in Springfield

News Briefs

Week in Springfield

Crime

Crime

Crime Log

Crime Log

Calendar

Calendar

Destination Northern Virginia?

Business and political leaders hope new Air and Space Museum will revive tourism industry, local economy.

Destination Northern Virginia?

RCC Cancels Teen Programs

Students from Langston Hughes hardest hit by RCC's budget missteps.

RCC Cancels Teen Programs

Sixth Grader Collects For Rucker Shelter

Sixth Grader Collects For Rucker Shelter

Crime Log

Crime Log

Saudi Bombings Take Toll on Reston Company

Saudi Bombings Take Toll on Reston Company

Garfield Reading Program Crosses Cultural Boundaries

Garfield Reading Program Crosses Cultural Boundaries

Tuesday, May 13

City Police to Stay at Wood?

Architects unveil feasibility of constructing the new police department at its current John C. Wood site, vs. the proposed plan for construction next to City Hall.

City Police to Stay at Wood?

Teen Donates Hair To Worthy Cause

Teen Donates Hair To Worthy Cause

Jeremiah House Seeks to Stay in Place

Ministry for women with crisis pregnancies seeks to own current facility.

Jeremiah House Seeks to Stay in Place

Beach Week Bashes Balance Tradition, Parental Concerns

Beach Week Bashes Balance Tradition, Parental Concerns

Business Notes

Business Notes

McDowell Secures Republican Nomination

Republicans pick their candidate for the Delegate seat representing the 35th district.

McDowell Secures Republican Nomination

Schools

Schools

What's in a Name?

Potomac Greens streets to honor civic activists.

What's in a Name?

Biberaj Interns With Former President

Biberaj Interns With Former President

Deputy Leads Inmate Work Force

Thomas is named Correctional Employee of the Year.

Deputy Leads Inmate Work Force

Little League Benefits From Fund-raiser

Little League Benefits From Fund-raiser

Crime in Waynewood Addressed by Criminal Investigations Section

Crime in Waynewood Addressed by Criminal Investigations Section

MV's Hospital Future Murky

Task force takes up issue of Inova Mount Vernon.

MV's Hospital Future Murky

Biberaj Interns With Former President

Biberaj Interns With Former President

Glebe Park Solution Begins to Jell

Glebe Park Solution Begins to Jell

Bridging the Digital Divide

Students learn skills, gain new computers.

Bridging the Digital Divide

Police Locate Missing Woman and Baby

Police Locate Missing Woman and Baby

ACVA and Anderson Receive Tourism Industry Honors

ACVA and Anderson Receive Tourism Industry Honors

City Names New Fire Chief

City Names New Fire Chief

Best of the Best Honored

Partnership, city celebrates education and educators.

Best of the Best Honored

Minority Achievements Recognized At Robinson

Minority Achievements Recognized At Robinson

Gen. Barrett's Life an Open Book

Local author delves into city's famous citizen.

Gen. Barrett's Life an Open Book

Teachers Honored by Baha'is

Teachers Honored by Baha'is

Teen Donates Hair To Worthy Cause

Teen Donates Hair To Worthy Cause

Alliance Adds 'Heart' to Caring

Shelters provide safety net for homeless.

Alliance Adds 'Heart' to Caring

Braunlich Jumps From School Board To Senate Race

Braunlich Jumps From School Board To Senate Race

Citizens Work to Save Parkout

If the County Won't Do It, Local Citizens Say, They Will

Citizens Work to Save Parkout

Minority Achievements Recognized At Robinson

Minority Achievements Recognized At Robinson

Plans for King Memorial in Motion

Plans for King Memorial in Motion

Pricetag Jumps on South County School

Pricetag Jumps on South County School

'George Washington Slept' at Frost?

Providence Players present 1940s-era comedy.

'George Washington Slept' at Frost?

Pricetag Jumps on South County School

Pricetag Jumps on South County School

Business Notes

Business Notes

Beach Bashes Balance Tradition, Parental Concerns

Beach Bashes Balance Tradition, Parental Concerns

Business Notes

Business Notes

Moseley Drops Out of Race

Moseley Drops Out of Race

Designation Fills 'Historic' Gap

Lanesville House gains own plaque.

Designation Fills 'Historic' Gap

Robinson, Lovelace and Verinder Elected

Candidates who won had years of experience in town government.

Robinson, Lovelace and Verinder Elected

Beach Bashes Balance Tradition, Parental Concerns

Beach Bashes Balance Tradition, Parental Concerns

Teen Donates Hair To Worthy Cause

Teen Donates Hair To Worthy Cause

Preparing for Tourism 'Rebound'

Association identifies strategies to encourage extended visits.

Preparing for Tourism 'Rebound'

Residents Argue Over Historic District

Residents question historic district regulations as vague and arbitrary while others claim the motive is financial.

Residents Argue Over Historic District

The House That Was Lost, but Now Found

Serendipitous string of events saved the Moorefield House, those involved say.

The House That Was Lost, but Now Found

Losing a Piece of History, Creating a Safer Parkway

Losing a Piece of History, Creating a Safer Parkway

Georgia Always On My Mind

Freedom Hill Elementary principal succumbs to breast cancer.

Georgia Always On My Mind

Braunlich Jumps From School Board To Senate Race

Braunlich wins Republican primary, eyes Puller's seat.

Braunlich Jumps From School Board To Senate Race

Potomac’s Youngest Hero

Second grader saves choking friend on the school bus.

Potomac’s Youngest Hero

Biberaj Interns With Former President

Biberaj Interns With Former President

America's Mother Comes Home to Celebrate Her Day

America's Mother Comes Home to Celebrate Her Day

DuBois, Foust, Nominated for Supervisor's Race

DuBois, Foust, Nominated for Supervisor's Race

Lightning Strikes Home in Mount Vernon

Lightning Strikes Home in Mount Vernon

Castro 'Honored to Run Again'

School leader seeks another term on School Board.

Castro 'Honored to Run Again'

Chaman Lal Vohra, 92

Obituary

Chaman Lal Vohra, 92

The United Nations Comes to Cold Spring

The United Nations Comes to Cold Spring

Not an Average School Play

Beverly Farms produces an opera

Not an Average School Play

Glen Echo May See Some $

Glen Echo May See Some $

Potomac’s Youngest Hero

Second grader saves choking friend on the school bus.

Potomac’s Youngest Hero

Sewer Stoppage

Boswell Lane extension rejected by state.

Sewer Stoppage

Smoking Ban Re-Introduced

Smoking Ban Re-Introduced

Signature Artwork

Churchill students publicize the school’s new signature program.

Signature Artwork

No New Houses?

New growth policy could bring building moratorium to parts of Potomac.

No New Houses?

The Rainforest Comes to Potomac

Rolling exhibit makes a stop at the McLean School.

The Rainforest Comes to Potomac

Pricetag Jumps on South County School

Pricetag Jumps on South County School

Feeling Your Roots

Local family spans four generations.

Feeling Your Roots

Sunday, May 11

'The Matrix' Shapes Insanity Defense

'The Matrix' Shapes Insanity Defense

Wednesday, May 7

Education Notebook - 05/07/03

Education Notebook - 05/07/03

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

Calendar

Calendar

Business Notes

Business Notes

Young Marine Sar Guards Turkish Base

Young Marine Sar Guards Turkish Base

News Briefs

News Briefs

News Briefs

News Briefs

Business Notes

Business Notes

News Briefs

News Briefs

Target Practice at Lake Fairfax

Adult and youth games don't mix, say parents, coaches.

Target Practice at Lake Fairfax

Calendar

Calendar

Democrats Gear Up for Party Caucus on May 10

Three candidates vie for the Democratic nomination for Dranesville District supervisor

Democrats Gear Up for Party Caucus on May 10

Health Notes

Health Notes

Health Notebook

Health Notebook

Health Notes

Health Notes

Allergies Run in the Family

Allergies Run in the Family

Blasé Earns Youth Volunteer Award

Manassas Teen Makes Frying Pan Park a Second Home

Blasé Earns Youth Volunteer Award

Board Denies Challenges

Board Denies Challenges

Should Public Have Its Say?

New Law Forces School Board to Draft Contract Policy

Should Public Have Its Say?

Auditor Suggests Items for Further Review

Auditor Suggests Items for Further Review

Ramish Elected Student Rep

Profile

Ramish Elected Student Rep

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

College Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

School Notes

School Notes

Health Notes

Health Notes

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

Faith Notes

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

2003 Clifton Homes Tour

Real Estate Notes

Real Estate Notes

Calendar

Calendar

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Cappies Review

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Cappies Review

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Night Life

Night Life

Calendar

Calendar

Business Notes

Business Notes

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Calendar

Night Life

Night Life

Ongoing Events

Ongoing Events

Night Life

Night Life

Calendar

Calendar

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Cappies Review

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Cappies Review

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Cappies Review

Loverly Musical at Robinson

Students Face Expulsion for Weapons

Police arrest three for concealed weapons on school grounds.

Students Face Expulsion for Weapons

Changes Made to Battlefield Bypass

Changes Made to Battlefield Bypass

Mildred DeBell is Sully's Lady Fairfax

Mildred DeBell is Sully's Lady Fairfax

Jeff Parnes is Sully's Lord Fairfax

Jeff Parnes is Sully's Lord Fairfax

Roundups

Roundups

Fairfax Farmer's Market Opens

Fairfax Farmer's Market Opens

Dranesville Democrats Gear Up for Party Caucus May 10

Dranesville Democrats Gear Up for Party Caucus May 10

Worth Noting

Worth Noting

Serving Their Country

Child's Play Becomes Real for Cohen

Serving Their Country

Clifton homes Tour: Splendor and Charm

Clifton homes Tour: Splendor and Charm

5.5 Acres Preserved at Popes Head Creek

5.5 Acres Preserved at Popes Head Creek

Family Shelter Plan Runs into a Hitch

Family Shelter Plan Runs into a Hitch

Oak Hill Man Charged With Indecent Exposure

Oak Hill Man Charged With Indecent Exposure

Honoring Lynne and Jeff Pope

Deer Park's Library Renamed for Former Principal and Husband

Honoring Lynne and Jeff Pope

Republican Party Canvass to Select Nominee for Supervisor May 10

Republican Party Canvass to Select Nominee for Supervisor May 10

Family, Friends Mourn Death of Eddie Hurley

Only 25, former Oakton football player dies of meningitis/encephalitis.

Family, Friends Mourn Death of Eddie Hurley

Republicans to Elect Nominee for Dranesville Supervisor

Republicans to Elect Nominee for Dranesville Supervisor

Dranesville Democrats Gear Up for Party Caucus May 10

Dranesville Democrats Gear Up for Party Caucus May 10

Farmers' Market Opens

Farmers' Market Opens

Crime Log

Crime Log

Dranesville District Republicans to Select Nominee for Supervisor May 10

Dranesville District Republicans to Select Nominee for Supervisor May 10

Furry and Fluffy

Furry and Fluffy

Crime Log

Crime Log

Murder Indictment After 20 Years

Murder Indictment After 20 Years

Civic Calendar

Civic Calendar

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Crime Log

Tuesday, May 6

E-mails Catch State's Eye

Messages may have violated state statutes.

E-mails Catch State's Eye

Living Memorial For Burke Youth

Living Memorial For Burke Youth

Community News

Community News

GWU Expands Scope of Housing Plan

University will have first access to fill nearly 300 Rosslyn apartments.

GWU Expands Scope of Housing Plan

Fairfax Relives History

Civil War Weekend opens in Fairfax.

Fairfax Relives History

Park Volunteers Recognized

Park Volunteers Recognized

Preservationists — Past And Prolog

The Ladies of Mount Vernon raise the stakes in preserving the nation.

Preservationists — Past And Prolog

Lorton Arts Center Approved

Lorton Arts Center Approved

The Bridge That Wouldn’t Die

Ehrlich pledges $400,000 for a new Techway study.

The Bridge That Wouldn’t Die

Lake Braddock Junior Wins Second NASA Award

Lake Braddock Junior Wins Second NASA Award

Tough Legislative Questions Digested Over Breakfast

Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber hosts early morning event.

Tough Legislative Questions Digested Over Breakfast

Early Detection—What’s In It for You?

Early Detection—What’s In It for You?

At South Lakes High

At South Lakes High

Making Room for Needy

Supervisors allocate $637,000 to nonprofit groups to purchase homes for lower income residents.

Making Room for Needy

At Park View

At Park View

Groups & Clubs

Groups & Clubs

Classes

Classes

Park Volunteers Recognized

Park Volunteers Recognized

Lake Braddock Junior Wins Second NASA Award

Lake Braddock Junior Wins Second NASA Award

The Day After — Sniping By Both Parties

Negative advertising, tactics seen as hurting Republican efforts.

The Day After — Sniping By Both Parties

It's A Sweep

Bill Euille Leads Democrats Into City Hall

It's A Sweep

GOP Finds Itself Outside Looking In

GOP Finds Itself Outside Looking In

Park Volunteers Recognized

Park Volunteers Recognized

Residents, Board Clash Over Stadium

Possible neighbors demand statement, but board remains neutral.

Residents, Board Clash Over Stadium

How Can County Help Business?

EDC targets 'business friendly' goals.

How Can County Help Business?

New Affordable Housing Team In Place

Shiloh Baptist Church, Harambee envision seniors benefiting.

New Affordable Housing Team In Place

Five Incumbents Return To School

Newcomers eager to start work.

Five Incumbents Return To School

Judge OKs Malvo Confession

Judge OKs Malvo Confession

Mail Service — All In the Family

Mail Service — All In the Family

Local Nurses Receive National Honors

Local Nurses Receive National Honors

Pulling For The Park

Riverbend staffer resigns, then gets to work.

Pulling For The Park

Traffic? Get On Your Bike and Ride

Traffic? Get On Your Bike and Ride

A Pond In Every Yard — Stormwater Management Or Not

A Pond In Every Yard — Stormwater Management Or Not

Physician Volunteers at Clinic

Rodney serves clinic as medical director.

Physician Volunteers at Clinic

Shop Owners React to String of Burglaries

Sheriff's Office coordinates investigation with Leesburg and Maryland.

Shop Owners React to String of Burglaries

Living Memorial For Burke Youth

Living Memorial For Burke Youth

Sound Wall Receives Final Approval

Sound Wall Receives Final Approval

Meningitis Linked to Death

Gunston teacher?s sudden death linked to meningitis; health officials say little reason to suspect students exposed.

Meningitis Linked to Death

Latinos Seek County Action

Group to meet with county board, call for creation of Office of Latino Affairs.

Latinos Seek County Action

Roundup

Roundup

Traffic? Get on Your Bike and Ride

Traffic? Get on Your Bike and Ride

Biomedical Research Campus Project Breaks Ground.

Howard Hughes Medical Institute expects to spend $500 million to build a 760,000-square-foot complex.

Biomedical Research Campus Project Breaks Ground.

Convention Focuses on 'Targeted Audience.'

GOP candidates adjust campaign strategies.

Convention Focuses on 'Targeted Audience.'

People Notes

People Notes

Committee Reviews Facility Standards

Committee Reviews Facility Standards

County Lowers Tipping Fees

County Lowers Tipping Fees

Town Council Election Results

Town Council Election Results

New Offices: A Fifth Term Launch Pad

New Offices: A Fifth Term Launch Pad

Democrat Eyes State Senate Seat

Community leader and minister Ron Christian announces intention to run.

Democrat Eyes State Senate Seat

Crime Report

Crime Report

Tolson Honored For 30 Years of Service

Tolson Honored For 30 Years of Service

Traffic? Get On Your Bike and Ride

Traffic? Get On Your Bike and Ride

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Crime Report

Funding Cut to Glen Echo

Glen Echo is early casualty in county’s budget battles.

Funding Cut to Glen Echo

This Week in Potomac

This Week in Potomac

Master Plan of Trails Approved

Plan will govern the development of Blockhouse Point.

Master Plan of Trails Approved

People Notes

People Notes

Stay Calm

Fire Department personnel respond to river rescue calls.

Stay Calm

Revitalization Effort Grows

Revitalization Effort Grows

There’s a Hole in the Clipper

Several mules forced into retirement by lack of work.

There’s a Hole in the Clipper

Would A Bridge Help?

Would A Bridge Help?

Closing the Gap

Residents stymied in search for androgynous khakis.

Closing the Gap

Madison Wins for Anti-Drinking Campaign

Madison Wins for Anti-Drinking Campaign

Thursday, May 1

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders

Matrix Blamed in Murders