Exercise for Fat Loss

Doug Vasiliadis Fitness

Weight loss, especially fat loss, is probably the most common reason people exercise. As a result, one of the most frequent questions personal trainers get is “what is the best type of exercise to promote fat loss?” There are common misconceptions about exercise for fat loss, and there has been new thinking about this over the past decade, which we …

Closet Makeover Tips for Every Budget

Analiese Kreutzer Home & Design

If you vowed to get more organized in the new year, reconfiguring your closets can go a long way toward achieving your goal. Installing a system where everything has a place and things are easy to take out—and put back—makes staying organized effortless. Lots of companies offer solutions to help you create a more functional closet. Here’s what you need …

Get Ready for the Spring Market

Linda Barrett Home & Design

The real estate market starts to pop once the weather turns warm, so if you’ve been waiting to put your home on the market, the time is now. Getting your home prepared early lets you hit the prime buying season at its onset, rather than in its full swing later in the season. By preparing your home early, you expose …

Ed Skidmore: Music Is Still His Passion

Hubie Cram Staff Picks, Talk of Tysons

Ed Skidmore can’t remember a time when he wasn’t fascinated by music. Born in Boston, he and his family moved to Grand Rapids when he was two, around the beginning of the depression. His family had a “living room radio” that received Chicago stations and every morning he heard fine classical music, but every three minutes the music was interrupted …

Tysons Home & Design Showcase

TysonsToday Staff Features, Staff Picks

Choosing the right contractor or design firm to make improvements to your home can be messy. Narrow your scope and start with a list of the best. Great Falls Construction Sustainability, Quality, Integrity While Great Falls Construction is dedicated to the “Art and Craft” of custom home building, they are also committed to being active partners in the overall project …

Tysons Partnership Board Appoints Interim President

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

The board of the Tysons Partnership announced today the appointment of Sol Glasner as the Partnership’s acting President and Executive Director. Mr. Glasner will serve in this role while the Partnership completes its executive search for a successor to Michael Caplin, whose retirement was announced in October of last year. The appointment is effective January 15.

A Letter to the Editor: McLean Woman’s Club Thanks Area Communities for Support

TysonsToday Staff Around Town

To the residents and friends of the McLean, Great Falls, Falls Church and Vienna communities:  The members of the Woman’s Club of McLean thank those who made their 50th Holiday Homes Tour and MarketPlace a success this year – our advertisers, vendors, donors, family and friends and especially those who supported the Tour by purchasing tickets.  Preliminary estimates indicate that …

JV’s Turns 69

Keith Loria Music Scene

In 2017, JV’s in Falls Church is celebrating its 69th year in business. Over that time, the popular restaurant has grown from a place to stop in for a quick bite of food to a friendly hangout where you can experience great music and wonderful food items off the menu.

MGM National Harbor: Monumental Indeed

Elaine Watt Features

We’ve watched the transformation of the landscape along the Maryland side of the Potomac to include a truly unparalleled presence in the history of our great capital region, the long-awaited MGM National Harbor. A world-class resort designed with an attention to detail and admirable sensitivity to its environs, here you will find a mecca of fine dining, first-class gaming and …

10 Popular Home Remodeling Trends

Analiese Kreutzer Features

Trends can be a tricky thing. Is something a trend because a manufacturer decides to unveil it as a new product? Is something a trend if you see a photo of it in a magazine? One expert might say a certain style has had its day while another says it’s what everyone will be asking for this year. The truth …