Now That’s Italian

Renee Sklarew Around Town

“Dad’s going to inhale this pizza,” commented my daughter Danielle, as the “Darius” pie, adorned with baby clams, pancetta, slices of parmigiana cheese and baby greens trickled with lemon-infused olive oil arrived on the table. “If there’s any left,” I said. Danielle and I were dining at Dolce Vita Cucina Italiana, one of the most popular restaurants in Fairfax County, …

Media company TEGNA officially moves to Boro Tower in Tysons

Jeff Clabaugh - WTOP Around Town

Via WTOP By Jeff Clabaugh Broadcasting and digital media owner TEGNA Inc. is the first tenant to move into the new Boro Tower office high rise in Tysons Corner. TEGNA’s new home is 46,000 square feet on the tower’s top two floors, plus a private rooftop lounge. The company’s new headquarters space includes a multipurpose space for meetings and events, …

Public Parking Plan For Vienna Development Falls Flat

Emily Leayman - The Patch Around Town

Via The Patch By Emily Leayman Plans for public parking at a future Vienna mixed use building are at a standstill. The Town of Vienna the agreement with Mill Street Development One, LLC to provide public parking at the future 223-241 Mill Street NE industrial-commercial development has been dissolved. The developer recently informed the town of changes to the original …

Press Release: Inca Social Opening

Tysons Today Around Town

VIENNA, Virginia – Inca Social, Latin Kitchen & Craft Beer has opened its doors and will soon celebrate its grand opening on Friday, February 1st, 2019. Continuing throughout the weekend, Inca will host the community’s Ribbon Cutting event on Saturday, February 2nd at 3pm and a Super Bowl Party on Sunday, February 3rd. Inca will have a 180 inch big …

Fairfax supervisors OK plan for seminary facility in Tysons

Brian Trompeter - Inside NOVA Around Town

Via Inside NOVA By Brian Trompeter Reformed Theological Seminary on Jan. 22 received a special exception from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to operate a college out of an existing office building in Tysons. The three-story, approximately 32,400-square-foot edifice is located on 1.54 acres at 8227 Old Courthouse Road. Supervisors approved the application unanimously. “This one was relatively easy,” …

Magnolia Dessert Bar and Coffee

Rick Mundy Around Town

A Vienna Thai Café That Will Enthrall The vacant building in Vienna was going to be a Thai grocery plus supply space for Sisters Thai, two of the area’s finest Thai restaurants in Mosaic and Fairfax. However plans changed and Magnolia’s has, in just over five months, become a hugely popular Thai cafe destination in its own right for those …

Tenants In Tysons Have Wanted More Parking, Not Less, Since Metro Opened

Jon Banister - BisNow Around Town

Via BisNow By Jon Banister Tysons planners and developers have sought to get people out of their cars and encourage more transit use and walking by creating hubs around the four Metro stations that opened in 2014, but the office workers who call Tysons home have been slow to embrace the change. Ridership on the Silver Line lagged behind projections in its first few years, …

Regionwide bus route overhaul to start next year

Max Smith - WTOP Around Town

Via WTOP By Max Smith  D.C.-area buses are going 9 percent more slowly and are carrying fewer riders than just a few years ago. Now, the outlines of a major overhaul are expected by April. The plan would have major impacts on people who have built their lives around existing bus routes, and would aim to draw new riders by speeding up …