Wine Education Enhances Your Enjoyment and Skills People who enjoy wine usually enjoy learning about wine as well. They find that it enhances their overall social experience and enables them to interact knowledgeably with other wine enthusiasts.
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Ed Skidmore can’t remember a time when he wasn’t fascinated by music. Born in Boston, he and his family moved to Grand Rapids when he was two, around the beginning of the depression. His family had a “living room [...]
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It’s a dine-in for dollars fundraiser for the Falls Church City Elementary PTA at Plaka Grill, and I know just what I’ll find when I arrive for lunch: outside, a parking lot full of minivans sporting magnets from the [...]
Eat in or carry-out from Tysons Area Eateries Sunday, February 5 The Super Bowl is much more than just a football game; it’s an excuse to eat fried food, cheesy dips, and wings. There are a number of Tysons [...]
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Don’t tell us you missed it! The community showcase and open house at Basis Independent School in McLean on October 19th was your chance to experience what’s ahead for us, and there’s a lot coming our way! Area residents [...]
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A guide to choosing your wedding wines You may know your own wine tastes, yet may have no idea how to select wine for the hundred—or hundreds—of guests who will attend your wedding reception. Don’t worry, it’s not that [...]
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Judy Collins has had quite the storied career. She’s won Grammys, charted more than a dozen hit songs, written a memoir and novel, was a guest on The Muppet Show, and made waves for her “naked” cover sleeve on [...]
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With the cold winter months in full force, it can be difficult to get the whole family out of the house for some fun. The usual outdoor haunts seem unappealing, but staying in all the time can make everyone [...]
In 2016 when the country has been considering a female presidential candidate (and who, as you read this, is either President-elect Clinton or former Democratic nominee Clinton), it can be difficult to grasp that less than 100 years ago, [...]
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