I think the election of George Mason University student Reann Ballslee as Ms. Mason 2009 is fantastic. I found the dissenting opinions in today’s Post article about GMU’s homecoming revealing: Beyond the joyful tears and tiara, Allen’s election exposed conflicting cultural currents at the sprawling campus in Fairfax County. Many see it as an expression […]
“Exotic Snakes Wear Out Their Welcome at Va. Motel” Fairfax City police said they found 17 exotic snakes, 12 of them venomous, inside Room 11 of the Hy-Way Motel near Fairfax Circle on Thursday night after the motel’s management alerted them to a foul odor. The snakes took up residence at the Hy-Way on Sunday […]
Saturday is the Second Annual Del Ray Music Festival. A sign I need a nap: I was admiring the photo on the website from the Centennial Kickoff Potluck and wondering who took it. I took the picture on the website from the Centennial Kickoff Potluck.
(The competitive renovators post was not about any of our neighbors. This post is, or at least mentions one) Arlington County is aggressively marketing an anti-traffic congestion and pollution plan called the Car-Free Diet. The website offers lots of information about how and why you should minimize your car usage. There are even incentives for […]