McLean came about in 1910. There was no fanfare. It simply happened because the Great Falls & Old Dominion Railroad, an electrified trolley line that opened in 1906, crossed Chain Bridge Road. At first the stop was called Ingleside, but in 1910 the name changed to McLean, honoring one of the founders of the railroad, […]

A once practicing lawyer in Washington D.C. for nine years, David Baldacci found fame with the publication of his first novel, “Absolute Power” in 1996—a story that would gain further prominence as a Clint Eastwood movie. Once his book became a success, he set aside his law career and over the next 21 years would write 34 best-selling novels, […]

Finding your fitness home is challenging and exhausting, and that’s before you even start the workout. Fitness Together is excited to say: Welcome home! It’s time to start training. Tysons premier one-on-one personal training studio, Fitness Together is dedicated to the health and overall well-being of every member of this great community. They are pleased […]

A diamond may last forever, but it doesn’t have to take forever to create. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, many people’s thoughts turn to love—and what says love more than a diamond? Naturally, you might think of an engagement ring on this special holiday, but diamond earrings, diamond studs, and pendants are also […]

It’s that time of year, again! DC Restaurant Week is here! Enjoy special three-course, prix-fixe meals at these Tysons and Reston area participating restaurants for DC Restaurant Week, January 22-28, 2018. Also, keep in mind that many restaurants extend their promotions a week or even up to a month! During this promotion, enjoy three or more […]

Mike Stewart to manage Dulles Airport The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority has named Mike Stewart as vice president and airport manager for Washington Dulles International Airport. Stewart transitioned into his new role following the Dec. 8 retirement of Brian Leuck, who has served as vice president and airport manager since January 2017. Stewart has served […]

Filled with entrepreneurs, medical professionals, award-winning restaurants, and professional service providers, Tysons and the surrounding areas have access to individuals and companies that offer world-class exceptional services and results. Here’s what they look like.  The Faces of Dentistry Dr. Kallas Dental Center Dr. Kallas, and the specialists he has hand-picked to work in his practice, perform [...]

More Than Just a Warm Up “Warm up before you begin vigorous exercise”—a standard practice almost everyone has followed for decades, and still good advice today. At One To One, and other advanced training facilities, we aim to make the “warm up” much more productive through effective “Movement Preparation.” What does Movement Prep mean and […]

When it comes to fine jewelry, the trend is toward simplicity Jewelry trends come and go with each season, but while large earrings, mythical symbols, hand bracelets and oversized pendants made a statement on fashion runways for the fall, the trends in fine jewelry aren’t nearly so dramatic. At Princess Jewelers, located in the Village […]

Spa is the actual name of a town in the Ardennes region of eastern Belgium, sought out for centuries for its curative, mineral-rich, thermal waters by the wealthy French-speaking aristocrats of the region.  The quaint medieval town of Bruges, the Venice of Belgium, with its romantic canals, beautifully preserved architecture, and horse carriages klippety-klopping over […]