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The Making of a Brigadier General

U.S. Army Col. James P. Bienlien comes from five generations of military men and grew up in Springfield.

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Manners in the Tech Age

Etiquette classes aim to teach lost art of manners.

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Honored for Serving Springfield Community

Three FCFRD members receive Service Above Self Award from West Springfield Rotary.

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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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Board & Brush Opens in Springfield

Shop holds DIY sign-making classes on weekends for $65/adults.

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A Salt-of-the-Earth Barber in Springfield

Leo Dodson, 70, has been cutting hair for 53 years.

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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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Racing Up the Empire State Building

Springfield’s Dawn Tarter wins lottery to race up 1,576 steps, or one-fifth a vertical mile.

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Act. Honor. Hope.

Del. Filler-Corn receives award from Virginia Sexual and Domestic Action Alliance.

Del. Filler-Corn receives award from Virginia Sexual and Domestic Action Alliance.

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A Few Characters in Burke's History

Chip and LaVerne Carson give talk at Burke Historical Society meeting.

Burke history

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Breakfast With Santa at Maggiano's

Santa at Maggiano's

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