McLean Project for the Arts Announces 2022 Calendar of Events

McLean Project for the Arts Art & Culture

McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) has announced the 2022 calendar dates for its signature events, Spring Benefit (May 19, 2022) and MPAartfest (October 2, 2022). Additionally, the organization will celebrate its 60th anniversary with a gala on September 18, 2022. Funds raised from these marquee events support the organization’s exhibitions, education program, and art outreach. McLean Project for the …

Laurel Nakadate: Mother Line

Tephra Institute of Contemporary Art Art & Culture

 On view January 22 – May 29, 2022  Her mother died shortly thereafter before having the opportunity to hold Nakadate’s newborn son. In The Kingdom series, Nakadate depicts grandmother and grandchild together through the merging of photographs of the infant with photographs spanning the grandmother’s life. To accomplish this final image, Nakadate hired technicians over the internet to photo edit …

Hawk & Griffin: An English Pub Experience in Vienna

Analiese Kreutzer Taste of Tysons

Looking for something low-key but a little different, my husband and I recently headed to Hawk and Griffin, a British-style pub located on the west end of Maple Avenue in Vienna. The small outdoor patio in front was deserted on this chilly and rainy night but would make a pleasant spot for afternoon people-watching in better weather. Inside was warm …

Welcome Elite Sport and Spine Center

Greater Merrifield Business Association Around Town, Health & Wellness, Talk of Tysons

Meet one of GMBA’s newest members, Dr. Lavell Handy! Dr. Handy recently founded Elite Sport and Spine Center, specializing in chiropractic care, dry needling and physiotherapy.  A 2012 graduate of George Mason University with a BS in Kinesiology, Dr. Handy was also an All-American in track and field. During his four years at GMU he worked at Walter Reed Medical …

8th Annual Mardi Bras Fundraiser

Vienna Business Assocation Around Town

Friday, March 4, 20228 PM until 11 PM BRAWS (Bringing Resources to Aid Women’s Shelters), is a local Vienna-based nonprofit. BRAWS provides menstrual supplies and undergarments to women and children in crisis who do not have access to critical, basic needs in our community and around the world. BRAWS annual fundraiser, Mardi Bras takes place on Friday, March 4, 2022 at Westwood …

Winter 2022 Premier Real Estate

Tysons Today Staff Real Estate

See new luxury listings in the real estate market. North Old Town Luxury Alexandria, VA | $988,500 Fabulous two-car garage townhome in Potomac Greens just one block from the soon-to-open Potomac Yards Metro Station. Top-of-the-line upgrades in this terrific four-level home with open gourmet kitchen, 10-ft ceilings and open wood staircases.  Fabulous large primary suite with luxury bath and walk-in …

Reston Art Gallery and Studios Begins a Year of New Shows with “Winter Winds” through February 27

Carol Nahorniak Art & Culture

In the chill of January and February, a warm welcome is assured at the “Winter Winds” show now on display at Reston Art Gallery and Studios. Through February 27 this show of fine art features paintings in acrylic, oil, and watercolor, mixed media collage, mobiles, and more, depicting winter sentiments and the creativity of the gallery’s eight artists. “Winter Winds” …

Ask an Advisor: About New Year’s Resolutions

Rose Price, CFP® AIF® Finance

What are the Most Important Financial Resolutions I Should Have for 2022? Everyone has different priorities but here are the top four I recommend:  1. Protect Your Estate  Review and update your estate documents. The primary purpose of a will is to ensure that your assets are distributed to whomever you choose, in the amount and manner that you choose. …