Delicious Greek and Italian Food is still available!

TysonsToday Staff Taste of Tysons

In the interest of everyone’s health and well-being during these uncertain times, our kitchens are still open for our customers on a pick-up basis. Please log on to our web site and make your selection. Our staff will be waiting by the phone for your orders.  (703) 938-7777 | www.maggiosvienna.com Please view the menu on our website, call to place your …

Your Listing Options in Light of the Coronavirus

Bright MLS Real Estate

As a seller, you may be wondering what your options are in light of Coronavirus. Talk to your agent about these and other options you have. I Still Want to Sell The listing status in the MLS will be Active. Days on Market will continue to accumulate. The listing will continue to appear on websites like realtor.com, Zillow and BrightMLShomes.com. …

Brewery Central

Renee Sklarew Taste of Tysons

Northern Virginia has a thriving culture of craft beer makers. You can find exotic sours, hoppy IPAs, and beer flavored with fruits from local farmers. There are beers for every taste. How does craft beer differ from the large brewery beers like MillerCoors or Anheuser-Busch-InBev? Craft beer is considered beer that is produced in small batches. The National Brewers Association …

Contingency Plan: Glickman Strategic Remodeling Solution Converts 1940s Bungalow into Home for Life

John Byrd Home & Design

There is nothing self-evident about an Aging-in-Place (AIP) solution. Transforming an existing house into a dwelling that will serve its owners for life is both art and science—a process which often demands not only top design and building expertise but technical skills best acquired through professional certification. How the retrofit plan is phased-into the owner’s lifestyle is, likewise, a function …

David Baldacci’s Neighborhood: Where The Next Thriller Plot Is Just Around the Corner

Kathleen McDonough Art & Culture, Books & Literature

Originally published in the November-December 2018 issue of VivaTysons Magazine You know him as a best-selling author of page-turning thrillers, with over 130 million books in print.  But it might surprise you to learn that David Baldacci lives, works and plays in in our community.  A native Virginian, he and his wife of nearly 30 years, Michelle, are long-time residents …

Be Safe, Stay Informed & Support Local Business

Greater Merrifield Business Association Around Town

Due to the COVID-19 situation, the Greater Merrifield Business Association (GMBA) is cancelling all in-person meetings through June 10, 2020. We are looking at hosting virtual monthly meetings and are promoting all virtual member meetings… We want our members safe, and successful! The Board of Directors is closely monitoring the situation and will post updates on meetings (virtual or otherwise) …

Slow Cooker Chicken Tacos Recipe

Jess Miller Taste of Tysons

At least weekly, my husband and I crave some form of Mexican food. Having grown up in California where there is a large Mexican culture and food influence, we ate it regularly. Now living in Spain, it can be hard to find good, authentic-Mexican food. We have become accustomed to getting creative in the supermarket so we can create dishes …

March-April 2020 Local Real Estate Experts

TysonsToday Staff Real Estate

Kevin Kleifges Someone Who Knows This Area Inside and Out! As an agent who’s an expert in this local area, Kevin brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise about buying and selling real estate. Kevin is someone you can trust for up-to-date information who is eager to serve you. If you need to find your next home, Kevin will find …

STEM Passions Lead to Competition and Education

Amanda M. Socci Education

Neha Bhat and Nithya Chintalapati are two young ladies whose passion for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) has driven them to pursue opportunities in the field to inspire others to love it as much as they do.  Currently, they are students at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology (TJHSST) in Alexandria.  Bhat, a senior, and Chintalapati, a …