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Thursday, February 22, 2018
DUBAI, UAE, February 19, 2018 — De Lune Corp, a US-based agricultural trading company launches Mr. Pod’s, a new brand of packaged pulses and edible oils, at the 23rd annual Gulfood Show, the world’s largest food trade show taking place in Dubai. ​Gaddafi Ismail, President of De Lune Corp, says Mr. Pod’s was born from a desire to change the  perception of pulses from ancient superfoods to ...read more
Thursday, February 22, 2018
 On February 20, County Executive Bryan Hill presented his Advertised (proposed) FY2019 Budget to the Board of Supervisors and the community. The County Executive's proposal recommends a 2.5 cent increase in the real estate tax rate, which would result in an average annual real estate tax bill increase of $268 for homeowners. Under Mr. Hill's proposal the real estate tax rate would go from $1.13 ...read more
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Body Worn Camera Pilot Program Launching Monday, February 19, 2018by FCPD Media Relations Bureau Our department will begin training and the rollout of our body worn camera pilot program. In December 2016, Chief Roessler proposed the body worn camera pilot program to the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee. In late November, the Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to ...read more
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Lauren Wilmot, 24, is a 2011 graduate of West Potomac and the CEO of a new company called MoodClue. View the KickStarter Campaign here. "I always knew I would start a business because I’ve been working almost all my life.  When I was kid, my mom quit her job at CitiGroup and started a company. For the next 10½ years, until she sold it, I spent my summers and school vacations working at the ...read more
Monday, January 29, 2018
If your business income is reported on your personal tax return, there are major changes in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that affect how that pass-through income is taxed. The good news is that the act, which was signed into law in late December by President Trump, puts small businesses in the position to receive the most significant tax break we’ve witnessed in the past 50 years. However, the rules ...read more
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Lorton, VA – The Fairfax County Resource Recovery Facility has resumed operations after upgrades were completed to improve facility performance and enhance fire detection, prevention and response. The facility had been idle following a fire earlier this year that caused damage to the waste storage area. The Energy-from-Waste facility serves the sustainable waste disposal needs of Fairfax County ...read more
Thursday, January 25, 2018
This past July, Good Shepherd Housing & Family Services raised over $10,000 to transform the lives of families on the brink of homelessness at our first ever Grapes & Hops event at Cedar Knoll. Now, they invite you to join them for another special wine and beer tasting with hors d’oeuvres at historic Cedar Knoll on Saturday, February 10, 2018. Register here and join us for a fun evening where ...read more
Thursday, January 25, 2018
ALine Architecture is pleased to announce their website redesign.  Enjoy a wide gallery of projects categorized by type and project descriptions all designed by ALine Architecture.  See their custom residential and commercial developments and be impressed with the talent at ALine Architecture.  https://www.aline-architecture.com
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Attend the Kick-off Meeting for zMOD: Fairfax County and its consultant, Clarion Associates, will hold a community meeting as part of the official kick-off for the next phase of the Zoning Ordinance Modernization project (zMOD) on Wednesday, January 24, at 7:00 p.m. in the Government Center (conference rooms 4 & 5). This phase of the project will include restructuring the format of the ordinance, ...read more
Thursday, January 25, 2018
McLean Mortgage Corporation has underwritten nine college scholarships on behalf of the Scholarships For Eagles Program, a local 501(c)3 non-profit providing college scholarships for Northern Virginia High School Seniors who have earned their Eagle Scout Award. McLean Mortgage recently hosted a reception for the nine Eagle Scouts and their families.   Of particular note, the Cantos Brothers ...read more
Thursday, November 09, 2017
November 6, 2017 - OptfinITy, the DC areas Leading IT Provider for Small Business and Non-Profit Associations announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named OptfinITy to its 2017 Next-Gen 250 list. The annual list recognizes standout IT solution providers who have successfully transformed their businesses to meet the demands of emerging technologies such as cloud ...read more
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