Colorful Plants For Your Summer Garden

The vibrant blooms that once graced yards and gardens begin to fade as spring flowers begin to wither under the heat and humidity of summer. It’s the time when landscapers and gardeners rely on a bevy of color-rich flowering plants that are hearty enough to stand up to the relentless summer sun. Janet Shalestik, Plant Specialist, Merrifield Garden Center, Fair Oaks, Virginia said, “There are many annuals that keep blooming and producing more flowers, so you have constant color and constant flowers throughout the summer.” Continue reading

Some Facts About Vienna Trail Condominium

The Vienna Trail Condominium is located along Locust street in Vienna. These condos were built in 1989. These 23 units are situated in 3 colonial brick townhome styled buildings. Homes come in three floor plans; 2 bedroom/1 bath with 1,090 square feet of living space, 3 bedroom/1.5 baths with 1,136 square feet of living space, and 3 bedroom/2.5 baths with 1,430 square feet of living space. Continue reading

McCormick and Schmick’s Offers Fresh Groceries In Reston

Jim Barrett is the General Manager at McCormick & Schmick’s in Reston Town Center. When COVID-19 and Governor Northam’s Executive Order #53 put a stop to his dine-in customers, he reinvented the restaurant’s business model to grab & goes like other food venues. However, Barrett is also selling them grocery store-like items commonly found in his restaurant’s menu offerings plus the ever-elusive roll of toilet paper, and he’s doing so at comparable prices. Continue reading

Fairfax County Schools Considers Flexible Special Education Plans

Special education students are at risk of losing their individualized education plans. At a board meeting Wednesday, Superintendent Scott Braband and Assistant Superintendent Teresa Johnson discussed plans for remote instructional support in Virginia’s largest school district. Braband acknowledged that though the district will see through its obligation under federal disabilities law to provide children with an education, online learning is ultimately no substitute for in-person education. Continue reading

What Does Wilton House Condominium Have To Offer?

Wilton House Condominiums is located in Dunn Loring that was completed in 2004. It is a 15-floor concrete and steel highrise conveniently located across the street from the Dunn Loring-Merrifield Metro Station. The one and two-bedroom units available at the Wilton House condos offer gas heating and cooking, beautiful hardwood floors, granite countertops, and modern kitchens and bathrooms. Floor plans are open and airy. Upper units have balconies, while lower units have patios. Continue reading