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  • Harrison at Reston Town Center
    The Harrison at Reston Town Center redefines luxury
    Just when you think you've seen the coolest new apartment community in the metro Washington area, along comes Harrison at Reston Town Center - practically redefining apartment living with 28,000 square feet of resort-style amenity space....
  • Sarah Tomp brings us a tale of first loves, broken hearts, and moonshine.
    Sarah Tomp brings us a tale of first loves, broken hearts, and moonshine.
    “My Best Everything” by Sarah Tomp is the story of an Appalachian summer that walks the line between toxic and intoxicating in this debut novel about first loves, broken hearts, and moonshine.Luisa "Lulu" Mendez has just...
  • Bristol, Virginia, residents don't seem too happy right now
    Bristol, Virginia, folks don't seem too happy right now
    People living in Bristol, Virginia, seem discontented lately. Almost everyone you talk to appears to be unhappy with how things are going in their city. A sense of hometown pride and nostalgia makes this premise hard to accept, however, the...
  • PETA Controversy
    PETA told to increase pet adoptions at Virginia shelter
    Virginia lawmakers have approved a bill aimed at encouraging a major animal-rights group, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), to boost adoption rates at its shelter in Norfolk, which has been criticized for putting down most of the...
  • Norfolk:: More than just the Navy
    Travel Norfolk: The City of Water, Wine, and Whimsy
    Naw-Fok, as the locals say, is a city rich in maritime culture, history, and the arts. Widely known for hosting the world's largest Naval base, Norfolk gives visitors a little bit of college-town, mixed artsy-hipster, and a touch of...
  • Black hat bandits hit 7 banks in 2 months: Wednesday they hit 2 banks in one day
    Black Hat Bandits hit 7 banks: Escalate in violence, put gun to customer's head
    The black hat bandits, who have hit seven banks in Maryland and Virginia in the last two months, strike again. These bandits were dressed in black coats and donned their signature black hats when they robbed two banks in one day last week. The...
  • Parental choice: Special interests vs. special needs in education
    Parental choice: Special interests vs. special needs in education
    Virginia state Delegate Dave LaRock made an impassioned plea on Saturday for enactment of Education Savings Accounts as the General Assembly enters the home stretch.HisHouse Bill 2238would provide an average of $4,000 annually to parents of...
  • Virginia Wine Expo Walk-Around Grand Tastings
    Virginia pairs with South Africa for 2015 Virginia Wine Expo
    South Africa will be the guest region for the 8th annual Virginia Wine Expo's Walk-Around Grand Tastings, and attendees will have the opportunity to experience many of Virginia's wines and various wines from South Africa. The tastings will...
  • Feral cats
    Feral cat bills in Virginia get mixed reviews
    Two bills that would affect feral cats are making their way through the Virginia General Assembly, and while advocates of the outdoor felines strongly support one of the measures, they ardently oppose the other.Senate Bill (SB) 693, which the...
  • Halftime Runway Show head to Staunton, VA
    Stylist searches for models on new turf in Staunton, VA
    Outside of New York City or other major fashion markets, opportunities for knee-high models to rip the runway don’t come along every day. On Feb.15 that will change for some little Virginians as East Coast Starz takes its pop-up runway show ...
  •  Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin
    Sarah Palin calls for a constitutional convention to curb Obama's powers
    Sarah Palin, former governor of Alaska, former vice presidential candidate, and still the most powerful female politician on the planet, has placed her influence behind a movement to call a new constitutional convention, according to a Monday...
  • Duke vs. Virginia live stream
    Duke vs. Virginia 2015 live stream & TV time for NCAA basketball game
    The Duke vs. Virginia 2015 live stream and televised NCAA basketball game arrives on Saturday evening, as two ACC foes will battle. Heading into this matchup, the Cavaliers are still undefeated behind some great defense, while Duke is reeling...
  • Previous Virginia Governor's cup wine
    Virginia Governor's cup wines unveiled at 2015 Virginia expo
    The best Virginia wines, the future winners of the 2015 Governor's cup will be available for tasting at the upcoming Virginia Wine Expo, which will take place with a series of events and wine tastings from February 17-22. This is the eighth...
  • Ivan Katz Realtor
    Common Realtor Myths by Ivan Katz Fairfax Realty
    It's really amazing how much wrong information consumers have about Realtors, and buying or selling a home. That's why I'm going to help you cut through the fiction to find out the real facts, to debunk Realtor myths!1. Working with a...
  • A. Bowman Smith Distillery
    Romance Alexandria and Fredericksburg: Just A Train Ride Away
    It's that time of the year again! Valentine's Day is just around the corner and with the love day falling on a weekend, its a great time to plan a romantic weekend getaway. Even with gas prices at an all-time low, no one really wants to...