Wine Mixolology: Making Cocktails with Virginia Wines

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

Although Virginia wines are fabulous on their own, we’re enjoying them in new and creative ways, with wine slushies, Frozés, and wine cocktails making their way onto the scene.  Wine-based cocktails have been gaining in popularity—especially among the millennial crowd. They can act as an introduction to wine in younger (but of legal drinking age) consumers and because of their …

Ho-Ho-Holiday Events

Adam Kincaid | Lynne Coan | Town of Vienna Around Town

With safety in mind, the Town of Vienna is sharing a handful of ho-ho-holiday activities for all ages. Check out what Santa has on his sleigh this year: Dial in for Santa’s message of safety and celebration Santa has a special 2020 holiday message for all Vienna boys and girls. Call 703-255-6333 and put your phone on speaker to hear …

Tysons Update

Amanda Scarangella Tysons Update

Meet the Staff: Mercedes Kamencik Communication. Teamwork. Positive feedback. Those words describe Mercedes Kamencik. Between her work ethic and these guiding principles, Mercedes has achieved success working first on Phase 1 and now on Phase 2 of the Dulles Corridor Metrorail Project, best known as the Silver Line Metrorail extension being built by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Officially, her role is Construction Specialist …

Church Street Holiday Stroll Livestream

Adam Kincaid | Lynne Coan | Town of Vienna Around Town

To safely spark seasonal spirits, the Town of Vienna is bringing the annual Church Street Holiday Stroll right into homes via livestream at 6 pm Monday, November 30. Navy Federal Credit Union is sponsoring this virtual event. Viewers may tune into festivities either via Facebook Live or YouTube Live @townofviennava. As per usual, even during unusual times, there will be …

The Tents of Tysons’ Cool New Culinary Scene: Nostos

Allison Chase Sutherland Taste of Tysons

An Epicurean Experience Just outside the entrance to Nostos, you will encounter a spacious and elegant tent with faux Palladian windows punctuated with strands of white lights, a continuation of the sleek and stylish interior. White tablecloths and black napkins adorn comfortably distanced tables illuminated by dimmable, rechargeable lamps—the latest find from Greece by charming owner Peter Pagonis. Scan the …

Coming Soon to Woodland Park Crossing! Magical Moments at Woodland Park – Festive Photo Setting

Marion C. Myers Around Town

Accepting Donations for the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation Saturdays & Sundays through December 19, 11am – 6pm Reservations Required Tired of being cooped up at home? Looking for some of that holiday spirit? Come visit Woodland Park Crossing‘s holiday photo set up, with a great backdrop of Santa’s Workshop, available for family photos and selfies. By registration only, Saturdays …

Vienna CARES Fund grants to assist Town residents, employees of Town businesses

Lynne Coan | Adam Kincaid | Town of Vienna Around Town

 Vienna Town Council has approved an appropriation of up to $105,000 in CARES Act funding for a grant program that will provide assistance with housing and utility payments for eligible Town residents and employees at Town of Vienna businesses who are dealing with pandemic-related financial hardships. The Vienna CARES Fund will be administered through Fairfax County.  “As the health crisis …

November-December 2020 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See what’s new in the real estate market. The Abraham Beydler House Maurertown, VA | $775,000 The Abraham Beydler House, built circa 1790 and on the National Register of Historic Places, is of the Federal architectural style, constructed of stone and brick which was made on the property, incorporating foundations made from stacked fieldstones of limestone and slate. The interior …

COVID Holidays

Michael Evans Taste of Tysons

You know it’s 2020 when every day feels like Groundhog Day, face coverings are becoming a fashion statement, and “social distancing,” “online learning,” and “Zoom” seem to be the buzzwords of the year. With all the days, weeks and months running together, it’s hard to believe that this year is (finally) coming to an end! But what does that mean …