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    Friday, May 10, 2019
    Commonwealth Transportation Board set to vote on May 15 on the request by the Arlington County Board of Supervisors to change the name of Jefferson Davis Highway to Richmond Highway. The Arlington County Board on Thursday, Aug. 25, voted unanimously to approve a resolution asking that the Commonwealth Transportation Board (CTB), rename the 2.56-mile portion of Jefferson Davis Highway that lies ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Transportation News, General News Article
    Wednesday, May 08, 2019
    SPRING INTO SUN SAFETYMay is skin cancer awareness month  One in every five Americans will develop skin cancer, the most common cancer in the United States.  More than 3.5 million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. every year, according to the American Cancer Society.  Before you step outside, remember to protect your skin from the sun’s damaging ultraviolet (UV) rays. Sun protection ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, April 17, 2019
    Stanley Koussis, Community Development Manager for Andrews Federal Credit Union appointed to the Northern Virginia Complete Count Committee. The Community Foundation for Norther Virginia has invited key civic, government, social and private sector leaders across the region to join the Northern Virginia Complete Count Committee, chaired by Bernard Mustafa of PVBS and Richard Pineda of CALIBRE. Its ...read more
    Categories: General News Article
    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
    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
    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