Maxing Out the Music

Keith Loria Music Scene, Staff Picks

Originally published in the January-February 2018 issue of VivaTysons Magazine Max Weinberg is probably best known as the drummer of Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band, having played behind the kit since 1975 and being part of the Boss’ biggest hits such as “Born to Run,” “Born in the USA,” “Dancing in the Dark,” “Thunder Road,” “Badlands” and “Hungry Heart.” Additionally, the …

Seeking Summer Fun? Sign Up for MCC’s Super Summer Scavenger Hunt

Sabrina Anwah, McLean Community Center Around Town

Bored? Do you want something fun and exciting to do this summer?  McLean Community Center (MCC) has the perfect solution for you. Join your friends, family and community for MCC’s Super Summer Scavenger Hunt! Beginning on Wednesday, July 1, and concluding on Monday, Aug. 17, this exciting and free virtual event allows you and a team of your choice to compete …

You vs. Your Homeowner’s Association

Linda Barrett Home & Design

How to best interact with your HOA when you have a dispute. Here in Northern Virginia, it’s difficult to purchase a property in a community that doesn’t have a homeowner’s association. In many townhome, condominium and single-family neighborhoods, the association rules define residents’ relationships with each other. What is a Homeowner’s Association? A homeowner’s association (HOA) is “an organization in …

Vienna Business Association presents the first Corporate Social Responsibility Award to Lydia Russo

The Vienna Business Association Around Town

On June 22, 2020, The Vienna Business Association awarded its first annual Corporate Social Responsibility Award to local Vienna resident Lydia Russo for outstanding efforts and exemplary social responsibility demonstrated to the Vienna Community during the coronavirus pandemic. Founder of the Vienna VA Foodies Facebook group, Russo’s extraordinary efforts to raise money, social awareness, and community action for food insecure …

Thoreau’s Ensemble by Ben Volta Placed in the 2020 CODAawards Top 100!

Anne Delaney, Public Art Reston Around Town, Art & Culture

The 2020 CODAawards jury has selected Thoreau’s Ensemble by Ben Volta among this year’s Top 100 finalists, representing the best design and art projects. This year, 446 projects from 30 countries were submitted to the awards, which recognize design projects demonstrating the most successful integration of commissioned art into an interior, architectural, or public space. PEOPLE’S CHOICE VOTING IS OPEN! …

Ask An Advisor About: Investing during the COVID-19 Market downturn

VLP Financial Advisors Finance

We asked the advisors at local firm, VLP Financial Advisors on what investment advice that have or strategies they recommend during the recent market downturn. Don’t try to Time the Market Belle Osvath, CFP®, AIF® Your instincts might prompt you to pull your money out of the market when values fall and then re-enter when markets are recovering, attempting to …

Sean Perryman, President, Fairfax County NAACP: Is Your Business Anti-Racist?

Vienna Business Association Around Town

Please join the Vienna Business Association for this important discussion with Sean Perryman, President, Fairfax County NAACP. You are encouraged to invite your staff and business colleagues to attend.All must register to receive the zoom invitation. You are welcome to submit advance questions through the registration link. Friday Jun 26, 202012:00 PM – 1:00 PM EDT Please register to receive …

What’s In A Label? How to Read a Wine Label

Linda Barrett Taste of Tysons

When selecting a bottle of wine, the first thing you notice on the shelf is the wine’s label. Perhaps it’s the bright colors, or the catchy name that turns your eye. But there is so much more to a wine label than a pretty picture or a graphic logo. There are many parts to a wine label: the wine producer, …

Colour Bar Studio is open at their brand new location!

Tysons Today Staff Beauty, Talk of Tysons

Colour Bar Studio is now open at their new location in The Boro Tysons and they can’t wait to have you back in their chairs! While Covid-19 presents a unique challenge to the beauty industry, Tania Saldaña, and her team are perfectly poised to meet the demands of this moment with tenacity and grace. Colour Bar Studio is taking every precaution …

Home & Design: Remodeling Professionals Showcase

Tysons Today Staff Home & Design

Choosing the right contractor or design firm to make improvements on your home can be messy. Narrow your scope and start with a list of the best. Foster Remodeling Solutions Foster Remodeling Solutions is an award winning design-build remodeling contractor with over 30 years of experience in Northern Virginia. The Design-Build concept is a “one-stop shopping” approach to remodeling. With …