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    Friday, March 15, 2019
    On March 6, 2019, Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, Inc. (GSH) acquired its 70th unit. This particular unit in Colchester Towne is a two-bedroom apartment and was acquired wholly using private contributions. Each acquisition expands the ability of GSH to offer permanent affordable rental housing in Fairfax County.  A special ribbon cutting ceremony commemorating the acquisition was held ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Chamber
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    SPRING ALLERGY SEASON IS COMINGTake steps to reduce the symptoms  Spring is right around the corner.  So is allergy season. Tree pollen is the biggest cause of spring allergies.  That means more than 50 million allergic Americans should brace themselves for sneezes and watery eyes.  WHAT ARE ALLERGIES?  Allergic reactions occur when your immune system mistakes a usually harmless substance for ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Good Shepherd Housing to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Celebrating 70th Unit On March 6, 2019, Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, Inc. (GSH) acquired its 70th unit. This particular unit in Colchester Towne is a two-bedroom apartment and was acquired wholly using private contributions. Each acquisition expands the ability of GSH to offer permanent affordable rental housing in Fairfax ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Chamber
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Most of the pleas for help come from the Washington region, but some arrive from as far as Texas and California. Each one is brief, capturing in just a paragraph a child’s situation and needs...   The stories that come in to Alice’s Kids, a Virginia-based nonprofit organization, are not like that. They are not big, and often they are not newsworthy. They are the stuff of quiet happenings and ...read more
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Summer Camp Awards Program Now Open! And College Scholarships Available through April 15th.New! Summer Camp Awards Program Open for ApplicationsAndrews Federal is dedicated to helping our youngest members and we are proud to announce that our 2019 Summer Camp Awards Program is now open for applications. Your child could win $500 to help cover camp costs.How To ApplyAsk your child to draw a ...read more
    Monday, October 22, 2018
    When Caroline and Bill Ross opened River Bend Bistro & Wine Bar in October 2013, it was the culmination of their dream to create a one-of-a-kind place with simple, good food and quality wine. But they knew success wasn’t guaranteed. The Rosses started with used equipment, bought from a closing restaurant. They replaced the stoves piece by piece over the years, built up a new kitchen, and added a ...read more
    Categories: Local Business