The Washington Business Journal reports that Google will be occupying 90,000 square feet in the uniquely shaped 1900 Reston Metro Plaza, located at the Wiehle-Reston Metro stop.  The move will double Google’s square footage in Reston, as the company undertakes a nationwide $13 billion expansion. The announcement represents a major coup for Comstock Holding Cos. […]

Long known as one of the great innovators of rock guitar, Robin Trower has been electrifying audiences with his axe playing for more than 50 years.  Now 74, the guitarist first burst on the national music scene with Procol Harum, appearing on the band’s first five albums from 1967-1971. He next formed his own power trio in 1973 […]

The Fairfax Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary will hold their 39th Annual Fashion Show/ Luncheon Friday, April 12, at the Waterford at Fair Oaks. Fashions will be presented by Lord & Taylor of Fair Oaks. Featured will be children,  ladies and men’s fashions.    Modeling for the first time will be Bonnie G. Smith, local author of […]

Northern Virginia’s #1 Provider of Clear Aligners answers your questions on Acceledent: Your ticket to a faster smile There’s a new technology that’s (literally) putting a smile on plenty of young faces: a system of clear, removable aligners made especially for teens! If you (or a teenager you know) are a candidate for this treatment, […]

“Every cheese tells a story,” says Andrew Corbley, Head Cheese Monger at Cheesetique in the Mosaic District. I’m asking about a cheese I see in the bright Cheesetique refrigerator case. Corbley describes Morbier, a creamy cow’s milk cheese from France with a mysterious black line in the middle, “Morbier is separated with a line of […]

On a blustery Thursday this past November, over five hundred people gathered in a tent outside of the PenFed Credit Union headquarters in Tysons.  With the smell of smoked pork perfuming the late fall air, the crowd, mostly PenFed employees joined by a sprinkling of local dignitaries and military VIPs, was there for more than […]