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Wednesday, May 23, 2018
"Collect for Kids" is a coordinated school supply and backpack drive for these students. In 2017, we worked with over 20 non-profit, faith-based, community and business partners to provide over 39,000 students with free school supplies and backpacks to start the school year. Help EVERY STUDENT get a great start to school! Donate here
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
All of our great local farmers markets are back in season and are a fun stop for people of all ages -- and you can support some of our local businesses along the way!   No matter where you live in our district, there's a farmers market near you:  Springfield Town Center Farmers Market - Now Open on Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.Huntington Farmers Market - Open Thursdays starting May 3, 4 - 7:30 ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
We are proud to announce that Fairfax County Public Schools had a host of winners at the 2018 Virginia state SkillsUSA contests!  Our very own Edison Academy had ten students who placed in the top 10 at those competitions in the events of Automotive Maintenance, Automotive Collision, Commercial Baking, Electrical Wiring, Food Prep Assistant, and Restaurant Service!  Of those ten, two students ...read more
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
A new community center is coming to Lorton! Located next to the Lorton Library and incorporating the Lorton Senior Center and the Lorton Community Action Center, this site provides synergistic collaboration, enhanced community services and renovated park facilities. The Lorton Community Center will be an extraordinary community asset that will provide a place for residents of all ages and ...read more
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Announcing dates for our 2018 Twilight & Tipple Tours! Join us this season for a unique opportunity to experience Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House by twilight! This tour series is a rare chance to see one of Wright’s houses illuminated against a night sky, bringing a whole new dimension and radiance to the typical tour experience. We only offer a few tours a year in the evening, so seize ...read more
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Metro to shut down all rail service south of Reagan National Airport over summer 2019. Read full article by Michael Neibauer, Associate Editor of the Washington Business Journal. "https://www.bizjournals.com/washington/news/2018/05/07/metro-to-shut-down-all-rail-service-south-of.html?ana=e_ae_set1&s=article_du&ed=2018-05-07&u=xW3%2FtChkmHImi25p2VbKrQ013c2b58&t=1525816351&j=81444371"
Categories: Transportation News
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The Mount Vernon At Home Board of Directors is excited to announce that Erica Herbin Frazier will serve as the organization's next Executive Director. She comes to Mount Vernon At Home after seventeen years as a Clinical Case Manager at Inova Mount Vernon Hospital. Erica will be the successor to Barbara Hughes Sullivan who recently accepted the position of Executive Director of the National ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Eight scholarships will be awarded to local high school students by Mount Vernon Lee Chamber of Commerce at a reception Tuesday, June 5, 6-7:30 pm, hosted by The Fairfax Retirement Community. The 2018 scholarship recipients are Alyssa Thomas, West Potomac High School; Danielle Thomas, West Potomac High School; Michael Krause, Thomas Jefferson High School; Christopher Truong, Robert E. Lee High ...read more
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Looking for a George Mason University student to intern or work at your business? The first step to recruiting at Mason is to create a HireMason account. HireMason is our online job and internship database. Registered employers can post positions, track applicants, and schedule on-campus interviews. They can also sign up for career events and receive announcements from University Career ...read more