New Community-Based Venues Will Keep Events & Activities Going Work to renovate the McLean Community Center’s (MCC) Ingleside Avenue facility has begun. To ensure the Center’s programs and services will continue uninterrupted, MCC Executive Director George Sachs has worked with Fairfax County’s Facilities Management Department to find and secure rental properties for a 22-month period.
The Woodhouse Spa Grand Opening
Leesburg warmly welcomed one of its newest businesses on Friday, March 31st, when The Woodhouse Spa hosted its Grand Opening celebration at its Leesburg Village location. The occasional bursts of rain that threatened all day did nothing to dampen the enthusiasm of the crowd as Don and Beth Weeks as they cut the gold ribbon and invited their guests into …
Senior Living Options
Active Lifestyle, Assisted Living and Memory Care Communities Finding a senior living community for yourself or a loved one can be daunting. It usually represents a big change, which is never easy. Luckily, our area provides many choices. We’ve highlighted a few of those here to give you an idea of what’s available and get you thinking about which features …
The Woodhouse Spa
Don and Beth Weeks want to welcome you to their luxurious new undertaking, The Woodhouse Day Spa, located in Leesburg’s Village Marketplace. You know you have found something special when you walk in their doors and are surrounded by elegance and comfort everywhere you look. With professionals eager to immerse your mind, body and spirit in all aspects of health …
Hidden Faces in Hidden Places
Cartersville Baptist Church Holds Honored Place in History The little church stands unobtrusively on Hunter Mill Road just off the Dulles Toll Road. It maintains a small congregation of older parishioners, many of whom are descendants of the original members of the church.
Celebrating Easter in Tysons
This year, Easter Sunday is on April 16. Looking for a place to enjoy brunch or an afternoon meal with friends and family? Here are our suggestions.
Tysons Partnership Board Appoints Interim President
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
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 …
Britepaths Non-profit Offering Free Financial Education classes
Fairfax-based non-profit Britepaths offers free Financial Education classes and sessions at various locations in the Fairfax County area to low- and middle-income adults who reside throughout Northern Virginia. The offerings are free and open to the public, but reservations are required.
Hickory Hill Remains one of McLean’s Landmark Properties
McLean’s Hickory Hill was built upon ground that was part of a land grant of 2,862 acres taken out from the Northern Neck Proprietary by Thomas Lee in 1719. However, it wasn’t until 1870 that George Franklin Means Walters, the owner of 88.5 acres of the former grant, built the house near Langley Fork facing Chain Bridge Road. No streak …