Archives:July, 2016

Metro Launches ‘MyTripTime’

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Traffic & Transportation]

Metro General Manager/CEO Paul J. Wiedefeld yesterday announced that customers can now access and track their own personal on-time trip scores on Metrorail with the new MyTripTime online tool.

Quilts “Inspired By The National Parks” Arrive At Museum

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Arts & Style]

To borrow from Trey Amos, “The Art of the Natural” finally arrived this week at the Virginia Quilt Museum in the form of 177 small quilts.

Athenaeum Invitational Deadline Approaching

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Arts & Style]

Underwritten by TTR | Sotheby’s International Realty, The Athenaeum Invitational celebrates the arts of Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia in the Athenaeum Gallery in Alexandria, VA.

VCE Master Gardeners Events In August

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Announcements, EcoNews]

The following events are scheduled by VCE Master Gardeners in Arlington and Alexandria in August.

NOVA Medical Campus, Local Hospital Partner To Provide Healthcare Experience To Middle School Students

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Health, Other News]

For the 12th consecutive year, Northern Virginia Community College’s Medical Education Campus and Virginia Hospital Center have partnered to offer middle school-aged students a hands-on opportunity to explore healthcare professions.

Metrorail’s Orange And Silver Line Service Impacts To Continue Through Sunday Following Derailment

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Top Stories, Traffic & Transportation]

UPDATE: Rail service will remain suspended between West Falls Church/McLean and Ballston stations through Sunday, July 31, to allow for thorough investigation/repairs. East Falls Church Station is closed through Sunday’s closing. Bus service is available.

Governor McAuliffe Announces AMC Series To Return To Virginia For Its Final Season

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Arts & Style, From Richmond]

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the AMC television series “TURN: Washington’s Spies” will return to Virginia for a fourth and final season.

Alexandria Junior Tennis Player Makes Final Round At USTA National Clay Court Tournament

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Other News, Sports]

Alexandria junior tennis player Ryan Colby recently captured a coveted U.S. Tennis Association silver ball by way of his runner-up finish at the USTA Boys’ 12s National Clay Court Championships held in Mt. Pleasant, SC, July 17-23.

7th Annual Youth Arts Festival

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Announcements, Arts & Style]

The seventh annual Youth Arts Festival will be held on Saturday, Aug. 6, from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Mt. Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Avenue.

Capitol Post August Series

July 29th, 2016 | [From: Non-Profits]

Capitol Post is excited to welcome best-selling author and nationally renowned speaker Laura Vanderkam to the Washington, DC area. Other events in August include “Eat, Move, Sleep” by Chip Colbert and Kate Kohler on 10 Commandments for Your Career.