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Manners in the Tech Age

Etiquette classes aim to teach lost art of manners.

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2018 Fairfax County Student Peace Awards

Students from 23 Fairfax County schools recognized for promoting peace and conflict resolution.

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Fairfax County Public Safety Heroes Honored

40th annual event held March 9 at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner.

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Lake Braddock Band Wins National Award

Receives Sudler Flag of Honor by the John Philip Sousa Foundation.

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Lost Towns of Fairfax County

Burke Historical Society presents talk on once-vibrant communities that have since faded from view.

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Showcasing Musicians in Bethesda

Songwriting competition at Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club on Friday.

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Showcasing Musicians in Bethesda

Songwriting competition at Bethesda Blues & Jazz Club on Friday.

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‘A Trip Down Memory Lane’

Pamela Mathieson of Burke Commons wins third place in Uber & 90 Seconds Short Film Festival.

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View from Coffin Corner

Extreme position on House floor enjoys a storied history.

As a freshman delegate in 1978, Ken Plum was assigned a desk in the far corner on the Democratic side of the House of Delegates — seat 17. It wasn’t the best vantage point in the House because about a third of the Republican members were totally out of view. The senior members took the seats at the back of the chamber near the center, sticking Plum in the corner.

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