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                                         Centreville ❖ Clifton ❖ Little Rocky Run
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AUG. 28-SEPT. 3, 2008                   "Bound for Boulder"               25 CENTS Newsstand Price                                                                                            Volume XXII, NO. 35

                                                                                                                                                    Wolf, Feder

                                                                                                               Photo by Steve Hibbard/Centre View
                                                                                                                                                    Equal in Cash
                                                                                                                                                    Congressional challenger pulls from
                                                                                                                                                    donors outside Virginia.
                                                                                                                                                          By Julia O’Donoghue           end of June. Wolf had $849,391
                                                                                                                                                                    The Centre View     available and Feder $812,122, ac-
  Visitors throng to last year’s Centreville Day celebration.                                                                                                                           cording to the Federal Election
                                                                                                                                                             .S. Rep. Frank Wolf (R- Commission.

   Centreville Day Set for Sept. 13                                                                                                                 U        10) and Democrat Judy         “We are way ahead of schedule
                                                                                                                                                             Feder’s political cam- and way ahead of where we were
                                                                                                                                                    paigns had approximately the in 2006. We have been doing ex-
                                By Noah Martin             also free at Centreville Day.                                                            same amount of                                        tremely well and
                                                                                                                                                    cash available at                                     we are going to
                                         Centre View         Opening ceremonies run from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
                                                           at the showmobile on the fairgrounds. Some of the                                        the end of June,     “I think it would                have the budget it
                                                                                                                                                    in spite of the                                       takes to win,” said
               he Centreville Community Foundation         ceremonies include a performance by Knights of Co-
                                                                                                                                                    fund-raising ad-
                                                                                                                                                                         be short sighted                 Luke McFarland,

               will be hosting its 17 th annual
               Centreville Day in Centreville’s historic
               district on Saturday, Sept. 13. A pa-
  rade, food, fun, and games will all be part of the
                                                           lumbus color guard, the singing of the National An-
                                                           them, the presentation of parade awards, and more.
                                                             Bands, from multiple musical genres, will per-
                                                           form until 6 p.m. on the showmobile stage.
                                                             An array of food vendors are going to be serv-
                                                                                                                                                    vantages incum-
                                                                                                                                                    bents typically
                                                                                                                                                    enjoy over a chal-
                                                                                                                                                                         to equate the
                                                                                                                                                                         amount of money
                                                                                                                                                                                                          Feder’s campaign
                                                                                                                                                                                                            An indepen-
                                                                                                                                                                                                          dent candidate,
     “Its going to be a great year as usual,” said         ing their culinary creations all day at the event. A                                       Wolf, who was      someone raises                   Neeraj Nigam, is
  former organizer and volunteer Maryanne Toal.            dining tent with public, first-come-first-serve seat-                                    first elected in                                      also running for
  “They have added a lot of historical activities so it    ing, will be located across from the showmobile.                                         1980, has raised     with their                       office in the
                                                                                                                                                    approximately                                         Virginia’s 10 th
  is going to be as good as last year if not better.”
     The kick-off of the event gets under way at 10
                                                             A variety of vendors will be offering beauty, lit-
                                                           erary, business, religious, veterinary, political, non-                                  $1.4     million.    chances of                       congressional dis-
                                                                                                                                                    With $1.2 million                                     trict. Nigam has
  a.m.. with a parade starting from Colin Powell El-
  ementary School and ending at the intersection
                                                           profit, and travel products and services. Events
                                                           take place throughout the day until the closing of                                       in donations,
                                                                                                                                                                         winning a seat.”                 raised between
  of Mt. Gilead Road and Braddock Road. Parade             the fair at 6 p.m.                                                                       Feder had col-          — Dan Keyserling, UVa. $5,000                and
  participants include Knights of Columbus, Daugh-           Patriots of Centreville are holding an essay com-                                      lected slightly                Center for Politics $6,000 for his
  ters of the American Revolution, Sully District Re-      petition for 6th – 8th graders, whose winners will                                       less but she also                                     campaign and in-
  publican Committee, Sully District Democratic            be presented with awards on Centreville Day. The                                         spent less, according to the Fed- tends to contribute some personal
  Committee, U.S. Rep. Frank Wolfe, and more.              essay must be written about a patriot of                                                 eral Election Commission.           money to his election efforts.
     At 11 a.m.,. the festival begins. There will be       Centreville, past or present. For more information                                         In terms of “cash on hand” —         “It is harder to raise money as
  free parking at Trinity Center with free shuttles to     about Centreville Day or the essay contest visit                                         money that the campaign has not an independent candidate. I don’t
  take attendees to the event grounds. Admission is                                                                   spent yet — the two candidates have a ready-made group that is
                                                                                                                                                    were locked in a virtual tie at the        See Money Race Page 4

Centreville Theater Director Hits the Big Time
Rogers’s entry is up                                “It’s considered the Cannes Film Festival expect it.”
                                                 of North America,” said                                      Rogers first directed it as a
                                                                                                                                                                                visible Man” portrays a day in the life of a
                                                                                                                                                                                homeless man and how his life changes
for drama award                                  Rogers. “It’s international and,
                                                 each year on Labor Day week-
                                                                                    “I’m waiting           Centreville High play in 2005,
                                                                                                           and student Tyler Van Houten
                                                                                                                                                                                through the people he meets during that
                                                                                                                                                                                day. The Web
at film festival.                                end, it shows 80 films from
                                                 over 1,000 that have been
                                                                                    for someone to         won Best Actor for it, that
                                                                                                           school year, at the VHSL com-
                                                                                                                                                                                site describes it as “a heartwarming tale of
                                                                                                                                                                                what happens when you take a stand in life
                      By Bonnie Hobbs
                               Centre View
                                                    His entry, “Invisible Man,” is
                                                                                    pinch me and           petition. Now, the film version
                                                                                                           features a mix of professional
                                                                                                                                                                                for what is right and good. [It’s] the classic
                                                                                                                                                                                story of the underdog who fights against
                                                 up for Best Film in the drama,     wake me up.”           thespians and Rogers’s former                                        overwhelming odds to help his fellow man.”
       ocally, J. Mark Rogers is known as        feature-film category, and he’s
                                                                                      — J. Mark Rogers, students at Centreville, Dave
L      the theater director at Centreville
       High. However, he’s also the pro-
ducer and director of a film in contention
                                                 completely thrilled. “It’s an ex-                         Barchet, Sarah Langan, Ben
                                                 citing moment for me because producer and director Meyers and Natalie Carneal. In
                                                 it’s the first film I’ve directed,”                       addition, Carneal’s sister
                                                                                                                                                                                THE PLAYWRIGHT is John Wells, theater
                                                                                                                                                                                director at Loudoun Valley High in
                                                                                                                                                                                Leesburg, and Rogers has known him a long
for one of the top awards at the upcoming        he said. “The fact that it’s gotten this rec- Christine was the film’s costume designer.                                       time and has directed several of his plays.
Moondance Film Festival in Boulder, Colo.        ognition is blowing my socks off — I didn’t    Set in a Washington, D.C., subway, “In-                                                    See Film Selected, Page 8                                                                                                                                      Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 1
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       Roundups                                                                    News
    In the Aug. 21-27 issue of Centre View, under the “Area Players
  In the NFL,” the name Will Montgomery was omitted. He is #68
                                                                          ‘To Make Wine an Experience’
  Center with the New York Jets, 6-3, 312 lbs., 3-year pro,
  Centreville High School, V-Tech (Walk-on).
                                                                          Wine cellar
                                                                          offers tastings
  Hours Extended To Allow                                                 of 500 wines
  Vehicles on I-66 Shoulders

                                                                                                                                                                                             Photos by Steve Hibbard/Centre View
    To accommodate increased traffic and smooth traffic flow, the
                                                                          from all over
  Virginia Department of Transportation will extend the hours of
  operation for the I-66 shoulder lanes located between I-495 and
                                                                          the world.
  Route 50 in Fairfax County. The new hours — an additional hour                       By Steve Hibbard
  in the morning and afternoon — took effect Monday, Aug. 25.                                   Centre View
    The new hours will be eastbound from 5:30 to 11 a.m.; and
  westbound from 2 to 8 p.m.                                                           he newly revitalized
    This section of I-66 carries more traffic than any other section
  of I-66, with up to 196,000 vehicles on an average week day.
  Traffic pattern studies have shown that eastbound congestion
  regularly extends beyond 10 a.m. and westbound congestion fre-
  quently begins by 2 p.m.
    VDOT conducted a comprehensive safety study of the corridor
                                                                          T            City of Fairfax has a
                                                                                       new level of sophisti
                                                                                       cation with the open-
                                                                          ing of the Wine House at Old Town
                                                                          Vil-lage on North Street. The wine-
                                                                          tasting room and restaurant offers The Wine House staff (from left): owner Michael Pearce,
  which showed no significant difference in crashes on I-66 when          500 hand-selected wines from executive chef Kenneth C. Hughes and Wine Director
  the shoulder is open. Larger signs have been installed to alert         around the world — from $10 to Jennifer Rogaliner.
  motorists to the nine emergency pull-off areas throughout the           $100 per bottle — paired with a
  corridor.                                                               light European menu.
    VDOT also plans to open the shoulder lane during traffic inci-
  dents or when one or more lanes are closed for planned or emer-
                                                                             An instant hit when it opened April 20, the restau-         Charity Event
                                                                          rant now has a two-hour wait on the weekends. “The               The Wine House is holding a Black and White charity
  gency road work. This will be done in coordination with Virginia                                                                       auction/dinner on Thursday, Sept. 25 for 40 people to
                                                                          focus is on the hand-selected wines that we promote
  State Police and emergency responders.                                                                                                 benefit Our Daily Bread. The $150 dinner is from 7-8
                                                                          that you don’t find in mainstream supermarkets,” said          p.m. and $50 champagne reception is from 8:30-10 p.m.
    HOV-2 hours will remain the same: 5:30 – 9:30 a.m. eastbound;
                                                                          owner Michael Pearce, 37, originally from New
  and 3 – 7 p.m. westbound.
                                                                          Zealand. The wine comes from every major wine
                                                                          country — France, Spain, South America, Argentina, mer heirloom tomato salad with basil puree and fresh
  Police Explorer Post 1742 Has                                           even Uruguay.                                               mozzarella for $12. The third course includes Celler
                                                                             Customers sit at high wooden tables in a casual Cecilio Negre ($10/glass) with wild mushroom ri-
  Room For More Members                                                   atmosphere sipping $6 glasses of reds or whites. A sotto with leeks, basil puree and citrus creme fraiche
     Know someone 14 to 20 years old and considering a career in          sampling of bottled wines at retail prices include for $15. The fourth course offers Paolo Scavino Rosso
  the exciting and challenging field of law enforcement? Nation-          Palomero at $119.99 from Spain; Frogmore Creek de Tavola ($12/glass) paired with pan-seared jumbo
  ally-recognized Fairfax County Law Enforcement Explorer Post            from Australia/New Zealand for $32.99; sea scallops with wine house beurre blanc sauce,
  1742 invites them to discover opportunities to develop leader-          Williamsburg Viognier from Virginia at $23.99; and Yukon gold potatoes and braised greens for $19.
  ship skills and real world experience as they lend a hand to on-        Blacksberg Pumphouse Shiraz from South Africa for             “Our menu reflects the seasonable bounty of what’s
  duty police officers. Two upcoming informational meetings will          $23.99.                                                     going on right now,” said executive chef Kenneth C.
  introduce them to this hands-on program and how they can get                                                                        Hughes, who was trained in California French and
  involved.                                                               PEARCE HAS 20 YEARS in the wine business; he Napa Valley cooking. “The sea scallops are nice right
     Exploring provides young people with outstanding opportuni-          owned his own restaurant in New Zealand and was now. The heirloom tomatoes are very nice. Those
  ties to learn and practice some of the same skills that officers use    the beverage manager on a cruise ship where he over- are                      seasonable                   delights.”
  on a daily basis like fingerprinting, processing crime scenes, staff-   saw the wine service and ran the bars. He also With menu and the wine pairings, he says he takes
  ing special events and helping officers spread the word about           worked in wineries in New Zealand and worked in into consideration the fruit and flavor profiles as well
  safety and crime prevention.                                            the Napa Valley for two years. His runs the Wine as the acidity of the wines. “We try to have a compli-
     Post 1742 members compete locally and nationally to demon-           House with wife Jackie.                                     mentary experience. We try to put it together as best
  strate the police skills they’ve acquired. This year’s team placed         “We wanted to make wine an experience, so this as possible so it’s a dynamic, complimentary thing.”
  second in the U.S. for bomb threat response and one Explorer            place was designed to look like the inside of a cel-
  placed 10th in the nation in the 9mm shooting competition at the        lar,” said wine director Jennifer Rogaliner, 24. “So PEARCE SAYS they rotate the food whenever the
  National Explorer Conference in Fort Collins, Colo.                     everything we do here is to enhance your enjoyment mood strikes. “Whenever the chef sees something
     All interested young adults, parents and friends are encour-         of wine.”                                                   really exciting, they’ll pair up with a wine. We just
  aged to attend these informational sessions:                               The staff offers a decanting service, a chilling ser-
     Sept. 22 and Sept. 29 from 7-9 p.m. at the Fairfax County Po-        vice and a table service.                                                See Learning About Wine, Page 5
  lice Headquarters, South County Govt. Center, 4100 Chain Bridge            “We’re trying to take the pretence away from wine
  Rd., Room 221C, Fairfax. Call 703-246-4311.                             as it’s meant to be enjoyed ... It’s a little bit of educa-
                                                                          tion and lots of fun,” said Rogaliner.
                                                                             “Instead of going for the big brands, we look for
  DWI-related Deaths Down                                                 other brands that are not so well known,” said
    Four people have lost their lives in alcohol-related crashes so       Rogaliner, who graduated from the International
  far this year, compared to 13 for the same period in Fairfax County.    Culinary Institute of Baltimore. “The selection we
  As of Aug. 20, officers have arrested 1,975 people for driving          have we feel is the best representation of what’s avail-
  while intoxicated. This compares to 1,578 for the same period in        able for each wine growing region …There are wines
  2007.                                                                   that are out there that are a good value for the
  Free Carseat Inspections                                                   The sommelier and chefs have worked together to
                                                                          create a four-course evening tasting menu this sum-
    Certified technicians from the Sully District Police Station will     mer that pairs wines with seasonal foods. For ex-
  perform free, child safety carseat inspections, Thursday, Aug. 28,      ample, the Domaine Pabiot Single Vineyard ($8/
  and Thursday, Sept. 4, from 5-8:30 p.m., at the station, 4900           glass) goes nicely with the artisanal four cheese sam-
  Stonecroft Blvd. in Chantilly. They’ll make sure the carseat is cor     pler with crisps for $13.                                   Linda and Michael Armellino of Fairfax
                                          See Roundups, Page 5               For the second course, the Coteaux d’Aix en with The Wine House owner Michael
                                                                          Provence 2006 ($9/glass) is paired with midsum- Pearce (right).                                                                                                    Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 3
                                                        Keeping Pace in Money Race
                                                        From Page 1                                                         amount of money someone raises with their
                                                         going to support me,” said Nigam.                                  chances of winning a seat. There are too
                                                                                                                            many other factors for a single measure to
                                                        FEDER’S ability to raise money may be                               be that influential,” said Dan Keyserling,
                                                        getting her campaign some attention.                                deputy communications director of the
                                                          At the beginning of the month, the                                University of Virginia’s Center for Politics.
                                                        Democratic Congressional Campaign Com-
                                                        mittee added Virginia’s 10th congressional                         THE WOLF CAMPAIGN has also criti-
                                                        district to its competitive “Red to Blue”                          cized Feder for raising most of her money
                                                        program — which highlights the Frank Wolf (R) outside the state of Virginia. They argue
                                                        Democrat’s most promising challengers                              that Feder’s prolific fund-raising is not a re-
                                                        and candidates — in part because of Feder’s                        flection of support inside Virginia 10th con-
                                                        ability to collect cash.                                           gressional district because most of the
                                                          “Red to Blue” candidates are those who                           money is coming from somewhere else.
                                                        “are putting together significant resources                           “Her campaign is being financed by
                                                        and have political support in the district,”                       people who don’t live here and can’t vote
                                                        said Kyra Jennings, a spokesperson for the                         here,” said Dan Scandling, Wolf’s campaign
                                                        campaign. She added that recent polling                            manager.
                                                        data and the number of issues on which a                              According to the Center for Responsive
                                                        Republican opponent like Wolf is consid-                           Politics, Wolf collected 74 percent of his
                                                        ered “out of touch,” are also factors in the Judy Feder (D) donations over $200 inside the state of Vir-
                                                        committee’s picks for the “Red to Blue” pro-                       ginia. Only 38 percent of Feder’s donations
                                                        gram.                                                  over $200 come from inside the state of Virginia,
                                                          Local Democrats, like Tim Buchholz, said they find though Feder’s campaign updated numbers show that
                                                        Feder’s fund-raising and her status as a “Red to Blue” Democrat collected at least 41 percent of her dona-
                                                        candidate encouraging.                                 tions from the commonwealth, said McFarland.
                                                          “That shows that people feel she has the ability to     The bulk of Feder’s most lucrative fund-raising be-
                                                        win and that they can invest money into the race,” fore the end of June also appears to be done outside
                                                        said Buchholz, who is chairman of the Loudoun the district. According to the Center for Responsive
                                                        County Democratic Committee.                           Politics, seven of Feder’s top 10 fund-raising ZIP codes
                                                          Yet experts warn against placing too much em- were outside Virginia’s 10th congressional district. By
                                                        phasis on fund-raising.
                                                          “I think it would be short sighted to equate the                            See Congressional, Page 8

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It’s exciting to see how it’s unfolded,” said Hughes.
   “The food definitely fits the season. It’s perfect for Dining al fresco at The Wine House are
tonight,” said customer Lisa Ariail of Fairfax, who (from left): Kelly Suh, Joya Teemer, and
ordered the heirloom tomato salad.                           Lisa Ariail, all of Fairfax.
   Regulars Linda and Michael Armellino of Fairfax
enjoyed the Craggy Range Pinot from New Zealand                The Wine House offers free wine tastings with the
and the Cyclo Christina from Spain with owner focus on international wines. Wine is served in glass-
                                                                                                                                  Traffic & Criminal Defense
Pearce on Sunday.                                            ware on Saturdays from 2-4 p.m. “I spend most of
                                                                                                                                                  provided by
   “The wine’s fabulous. It is the best place to come my time with my vendors and there are some wines                                 Attorney Kyle Courtnall
in the metro area,” said                                                               that you taste that are so                  Former Prosecutor & Police Academy Instructor
Linda Armellino. “My hus-                                                              beautiful,” said Rogaliner.
                                                                                                                             Traffic                   Criminal Defense
band owns a restaurant in
Old Town Alexandria,
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                                  The Wine House                                                                      • DUI/DWI                   • Shoplifting
Bilbo Baggins, and we             3950 University Drive, Suite 212                        The Wine House offers
come here to unwind, en-          Fairfax, VA 22030                                    two wine clubs, private        • Reckless Driving          • Domestic Assault
joy good food and great           Phone: 703-352-2211                                  wine-tastings, special         • Military Discounts        • Possession of Drugs
                                  Toll Free: 1-877-703-3520
friendships.”                     Hours: Lunch 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. 7 days a week
                                                                                       events and private dinners     • Free Consultations        • Juvenile Offenses
   Adds husband Michael           Dinner: Monday to Thursday 5:30-9:30 p.m.            with like-minded wine con-
                                                                                                                      3905 Railroad Avenue
Armellino: “It’s very per-
sonalized service.”
                                  Friday and Saturday: 5:30-10 p.m.
                                  Sunday: 5:30-9 p.m.
                                                                                          “We have people who         Fairfax, Virginia 22030 703-273-8484
                                  Wine Store: 11 a.m. to close 7 days a week
   “I think it also helps to
                                                                                       come from all levels of           
bring the community to-                                                                knowledge of wine,” says
gether,” said customer                                                                 Rogaliner. “It’s people who
Kelly Suh of Fairfax. “Because you have a lot of dif- love wine. They somehow got a taste of it and they
ferent options. It attracts different kinds of people love it. They want to know more. They want to have
all in the same place.”                                      fun.”
                                                               There’s the free-to-join Executive Wine Club for
TO REMOVE the intimidation of wine, The Wine $50 per shipment. Members receive two wines a
House operates as a school in an informal setting. month that have been vetted by the staff with fact
“You come in, you ask a question. We give you a sheets and tasting notes.
simple answer. It’s very informal,” said Rogaliner.            The Epicurean Club is $150 per shipment and
“We’re just trying to enhance people’s enjoyment of members receive three wines, with special gourmet
it.”                                                         products shipped intermittently as well as fact sheets
   Pearce is thrilled to have opened in the revitalized and tasting notes.
downtown area. “The people of Fairfax have wel-                “We’re trying to create a culture that extends value
comed us with open arms. Every day we have com- wine, good food, and a good experience to a core
pliments about bringing this business model to group of members that enjoy nice things,” said
Fairfax.” He said local customers are well-traveled Pearce.
and know what they like. “When they come in, they              “We select the best from the best — as opposed to
ask questions and trust us to be able to make the taking a gamble from the supermarket. It comes
right selections.”                                           highly recommended.”

From Page 3                                                 as well as A and B. They’re accepted Tuesday-Friday,
   rect for the child’s age, height and weight, the child   noon-8 p.m., and Saturday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. For an ap-
is securely placed in the seat, and the seat is prop-       pointment to give blood, call 703-322-1970, or drop
erly installed in the vehicle.                              in at one’s own convenience.
   No appointment is necessary. But residents should
install the child safety seats themselves, so techni-
cians may properly inspect and adjust them, as              Role Models for Children
needed. Call 703-814-7000, ext. 5140 to confirm               Volunteers are needed throughout Northern Vir-
dates and times.                                            ginia to be positive role models for children who
                                                            currently have an incarcerated parent. Mentors meet

Blood Donations Are                                         with children two hours per week. Weekly meetings
                                                            are supplemented by monthly group recreational

Sought                                                      activities. The only qualification required is a desire
                                                            to help a child in need.
  The Inova Blood Donor Center in the Centremed I             To sign up for the mentor training session at the
Building on Route 29 in Centreville (across from the        Center for Multicultural Human Services in Falls
Centreville Multiplex Cinemas) is in urgent need of         Church, call Ellen Klene, Volunteer Program manager,
blood donations — especially O positive or negative,        at 703-533-3302, ext. 107, or see                                                                                                  Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 5

 Ellyn Galloway and Christopher Darling.

Darling and Galloway Are Engaged
  Dennis and Jackie Darling of               (Marketing 2004) and the College
Virginia Run wish to announce the            of William and Mary (Masters
engagement of their son Christo-             Business Administration 2007).
pher Lee to Ellyn Bell Galloway,                Both have located to the North-
daughter of Lt. Col. and Mrs.
Randy Galloway of Yorktown. The
                                             ern Virginia area to launch their
                                             careers. Chris has recently been
                                                                                        GOP Women of Clifton
couple became engaged on July
4th at Hilton Head Island in South
                                             promoted to Leasing Representa-
                                             tive for Duke Realty Corporation
                                                                                        Hold Barbecue
Carolina.                                    — one of the largest commercial              The Republican Women of Clifton held their first Annual
  Chris is a graduate of Centreville         real estate companies in the coun-         Barbecue and Candidate Meet and Greet on Sunday, Aug.
High School (2000), Virginia Tech            try and Ellyn serves as a Business         24 at the home of Mary Howard from Clifton. They hosted a
(Business Info Technology and                Consultant with BearingPoint in            large crowd from the community and many candidates, cam-
Political Science 2004) and the              which she is currently assigned to         paign staff members, elected officials and prior elected offi-
College of William and Mary (Mas-            a project with the National Forest         cials. The RWC president, Terrie Rollins, introduced the guests
ters Business Administration                 Service.                                   and they were able to give a few words to the gathering.          (From left): Nancy Hoyler, son
2007). Ellyn is a graduate of                   A May 2009 wedding is planned             The next meeting for the Republican Women of Clifton            John Brownlee, a former U.S.
Grafton High School in Yorktown              at St. Bede’s Catholic Church in           will be held on Monday, Sept. 15 from 7-9 p.m. at Clifton         attorney for the Western District
(2000), James Madison University             Williamsburg.                              Elementary school. Look on the Web site:                          of Virginia; and RWC President,
                                                                                        www.CliftonGOP  .com for more details. They are hosting a         Terrie Rollins. Brownlee is seek-
                                                                                        “McCain Event” that evening and all members from the com-
Weirich and                                                                             munity are welcome.
                                                                                                                                                          ing the Republican nomination
                                                                                                                                                          for attorney general next year.
Nelson Are
Engaged                                                                                                                                                         Caroline
   Jerry and Gail Weirich of
Fairfax, announce the en-                                                                                                                                       Chrisinger Earns
gagement of their daughter,
Miss Pamela Anne Weirich, to                                                                                                                                    Faculty Award
Mr. Geoffrey Lee Nelson, son                                                                                                                                      Caroline Chrisinger of Virginia
of Barry and Sonya Nelson of                                                                                                                                    Run was presented with the Fac-
Saint Joseph, Missouri.                                                                                                                                         ulty Excellence Award at Mountain
Pamela is a 2005 graduate                                                                                                                                       View’s June graduation. The
from James Madison Univer-                                                                                                                                      daughter of Jeff and Lynne
sity and is a nurse at the Na-                                                                                                                                  Chrisinger was involved in lead-
tional Institutes of Health in                                                                                                                                  ership at Mountain View as well
Bethesda, Md. Geoffrey is a                                                                                                                                     as volunteering with SYA Volley-
1998 graduate from Missouri                                                                                                                                     ball coaching girls in grades 4-6.
Western State University and                                                                                                                                    She earned the Civics Seal for vol-
is a Software Developer for                                                                                                                                     unteering in her community.
Amtrak in Washington, D.C.                                                                                                                                      Caroline was also awarded the
An October wedding is                                                                                                                                           Veterans of Foreign Wars of the
                                             Pamela Weirich and
planned.                                                                                                                                                        United States Post 5412 Scholar-
                                             Geoffrey Nelson
                                                                                                                                                                ship for $1,000. She will be attend-
                                                                                                                                                                ing NVCC in Manassas in the fall.
                                                                                                                                                                Caroline is interested in pursuing
  Ox Hill Battlefield Park Re-Dedication                                                                                                                        a career in education with a con-
                                                                                                                                                                centration in special education.
     Ox Hill Battlefield Park will re-       signage, as well as landscape resto-
  open on Monday, Sept. 1, the 146th         ration and parking improvements.
  anniversary of the historic Civil War         Beginning at 9:30 a.m. visitors can
  battle in which two Union generals         enjoy Civil War era music on site. A
  perished and thousands of casualties       ceremony will take place at 10 a.m.
  were suffered by both Confederate          with remarks from local elected offi-                                                                              Caroline Chrisinger
  and Union soldiers. The re-dedica-         cials, historians and Park officials. Ox
  tion marks the completion of a             Hill Battlefield Park is located at
                                                                                                                                                                of Virginia Run with
  $700,000 project to construct new          4134 West Ox Road in Fairfax. Call                                                                                 Principal James
  trails, historic interpretive kiosks and   703-324-8702.                                                                                                      Oliver of Mountain
                                                                                                                                                                View School.
6 ❖ Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                                                                     Since 1965

        Dining                                                                                                         Russell School of Ballet
                                                                                                                       Home of the Fairfax Ballet • Directors: I LONA AND T HOMAS R USSELL

More than Tea and Scones                                                                                                  Formerly with Metropolitan Opera Ballet of N.Y.; National Ballet of
                                                                                                                             Washington, D.C.; José Limon Co.; Juilliard School of Music

                                                                                                                                        Beginning Our 43rd Year

Greenbriar businesswoman                                                                                              Registration Throughout the Year
                                                                                                                                        18 Professional Staff Members
brings traditional tea party                                                                                                           Classes begin Tuesday, September 2nd
                                                                                                                                   • Classical Ballet • Pointe & Variations • Jazz
to variety of situations.                                                                                                             • Tap • Modern • Stretch • Floor Barre
                                                                                                                                     Children, Teens & EXTENSIVE ADULT PROGRAM
                                     By Esther Pak                                                                                         • Pre-School Thru Professional Levels
                                          Centre View                                                                                 • Three Large Professionally Equipped Studios

              ea events are no longer pinky-fingered A group of McDonald’s customers start
                                                                                                                           In Chantilly, near Routes 50 & 28   703-803-1055

T             affairs reserved for the British gentry. their morning meeting with tea.
              Greenbriar resident Kimberly McDonald,
              owner of To a Tea, LLC, makes tea events tures an extensive array of choices. “For breakfast teas,
an approachable and enjoyable affair to all.            a client could choose from a variety of muffins. For an
   “[Tea events] used to be something you would think afternoon tea, they can choose from different finger
was for older ladies who wanted to be pampered. Now, sandwiches. There are also choices among the desserts
people of all different ages want that kind of venue in that I offer,” said McDonald.
all different settings,” said                                                    Among the petite sandwich offer-
McDonald.                                                                     ings are the “Blue Cheese, Walnut,
   McDonald’s repertoire of events                                            and Pear” and “Egg Salad with Dill
includes bridal showers, birthdays,                                           on Mini Corn Muffins.” A few of the
retirements, anniversaries, as well                                           sweets offerings include “Stuffed
as business meetings. She also of-                                            Strawberries,” “Coconut Macad-
fers princess tea parties for the                                             amia Chunk Cookies,” and “Choco-
youngest tea drinkers.                                                        late Hazelnut Tarts.” Muffin choices
   Her expertise, however, is not lim-                                        include “Pumpkin Cream Cheese”
ited to event planning. Her years of                                          and “Cherry Ricotta.”
experience baking in the kitchen                                                 A typical tea event would feature
allow her to showcase her desserts Kimberly McDonald has                      the tea and sandwiches or desserts
and baked goods as well as the tea made a business of bringing buffet-style at one end. “People
service. McDonald was also the ca- traditional tea parties to                 would come around, choose what
tering director at the Bailiwick Inn business and social events.              kind of loose tea they want, and I
in Fairfax before she decided to use                                          would serve it to them. I also walk
her combined experiences to start To A Tea, LLC and them through the process of eating a scone the tradi-
promote a new way to entertain.                         tional way with jam and clotted cream,” said McDonald.
   “I think that people are looking for more than just     Dannette Wolfe, a Chantilly resident for over 20 years,
going out to lunch. Tea relaxes you and inspires con- is a loyal fan of McDonald’s cakes — especially her spe-
versation. At the same time, the idea of being served cialty cheesecakes. “[Her cakes] are amazing. She’s just
tea and scones makes it an elegant type of venue,” said got a gift. Every time I have taken them to any function
McDonald.                                               or given it as a gift, family and co-workers have fought
   “’Taking tea’ began many years                                             with each other over the last bite,”
ago with the English, but afternoon                                           said Wolfe.
and high teas have become espe-                                                  Wolfe has also enjoyed many of
cially popular in the states,” said                                           McDonald’s tea services. “It’s really
McDonald, originally from Califor-                                            comfortable. You don’t feel like
nia.                                                                          you’re in a stuffy atmosphere. Other
   “I’ve always enjoyed entertaining                                          places that I’ve gone have been very
and planning events, and I love                                               stuffy, prim and proper. She listens
working with clients from start to                                            really well about what you want,”
finish to make their event special,”                                          said Wolfe.
said McDonald. “Of all the types of A tiffany cake and match-                    Carol Khalsa has also used
events that I have planned, teas are ing petit fours                          McDonald’s tea and dessert services
the most special. I think that people                   Donated Photos        for numerous business-meetings.
are looking for more than just go-                                            “Kimberly creates such memorable
ing out to lunch.”                                                            events. The presentation is impec-
   From the baking, to the linens and                                         cable and the desserts are absolutely
china, McDonald promises to work                                              delectable,” said Khalsa.
with each host in planning a theme,                                              McDonald adds a personal touch
selecting a menu, and setting up.                                             to her services that extends beyond
The result is an elegant tea experi-                                          tea events. “Last Thanksgiving, I had
ence that will impress friends, fam-                                          Kimberly make individual pumpkin
ily, and co-workers without the                                               cheesecakes and had her hand-de-
stress. “I provide everything,” said                                          liver them to different patients of
McDonald.                                                                     ours. The cakes were beyond deli-
                                                                              cious and boxed beautifully. Every-
MCDONALD BEGINS by offering                                                   one loved it because they were so
her clients a variety of loose teas and                                       unique,” said Khalsa.
finger foods. She offers “Four Ex-                                                              ❖❖❖
quisite Teas” including Breakfast,                                               Contact Kimberly McDonald,
Afternoon, Cream and Dessert Tea.                                   , at 703-
                                                                              362-8942 and schedule your
Though scones with clotted cream One of the events that                       personalized tea event celebrations.
and fruit preserves are included in McDonald specializes in is                Visit
all the tea events, the menu also fea- a bridal shower tea.                   index.html.                                                                                            Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 7
                        People                               “We’re two teachers … up against professional directors and filmmakers.”
                                                                                                                                               — J. Mark Rogers, producer and director

Rogers’s Film Selected for Moondance
From Page 1                                                                                                                                        wood star or win-
This film stemmed from a 2006 discussion                                                                                                           ning an Oscar,”
Rogers had with one of his drama boosters.                                                                                                         said Rogers. “And
   “A lot of my students wanted to do a film,                                                                                                      now, I feel like I’m
but it was a matter of finding the right film,”                                                                                                    in a movie, myself
he explained. “So I talked to John about                                                                                                           — it doesn’t seem
putting together a screenplay and we went                                                                                                          real. We’re two
from there.”                                                                                                                                       teachers who’ve
   In early summer 2006, Rogers went to                                                                                                            spent our lives in
New York to audition actors and interview                                                                                                          education working
crew. He cast five actors from New York and                                                                                                        with kids, and now
the four from Centreville High, and the rest                                                                                                       we’re on a level
were from the District. They shot the film                                                                                                         where we’re cel- J. Mark Rogers
that August in the Washington, D.C. Metro                                                                                                          ebrating our pas-
Station.                                                                                                                                           sion and are up against professional direc-
   “The interesting thing is, the day before                                                                                                       tors and filmmakers.”
we were supposed to start shooting, there                                                                                                            One of the films, “Ruby Blue,” even has
was a terrorist attack in a London train sta-                                                                                                      Academy Award nominee Bob Hoskins in it
tion,” said Rogers. “So Metro said we
couldn’t shoot there unless we came
up with another $10 million in in-
surance coverage, besides the $3 mil-
lion we already had.”
   He then frantically called insurance
companies all across the U.S. to try
to find the additional coverage —
and finally found an agreeable one
in Denver — so they were able to
shoot the film in Washington. Said
Rogers: “The ironic thing is that the
film festival to which it was accepted
is right outside Denver.”
   They shot it in 2 1/2 days, and then
an editor in New York worked on it,
in his free time, over the next year. Rogers
                                                  Set in a Washington, D.C., subway, the film “Invisible Man” portrays a
received the final, 35-minute cut in Novem-                                                                                                        and, said Rogers, “My personal feeling is
                                                  day in the life of a homeless man and how his life changes through the
ber 2007. “I felt relieved that it was finally                                                                                                     that it’s going to win. In my category, alone,
                                                  people he meets during that day.
done,” he said. “I invited a small group of                                                                                                        there are films from France, England, South
people to a screening, and they all seemed                                                                                                         Africa and Iraq — all over the place — and
to enjoy it.”                                                                                                                                      little ol’ me, in the same breath. I feel like
   He then submitted the film to four, dif-                                                                                                        I’m waiting for someone to pinch me and
ferent festivals, including the London Inter-                                                                                                      wake me up.”
national Film Festival and the Moondance                                                                                                              He hopes his film will be distributed
festival in Boulder. “I found out, the begin-                                                                                                      mainly by a TV channel, like the Indepen-
ning of July, that the film had been accepted                                                                                                      dent Film Channel, the Sundance Film
at Moondance,” he said. A few weeks later,                                                                                                         Channel or HBO, and he’s already had a
he learned it was a finalist, but only half of                                                                                                     feeler from a Hollywood executive —
the finalist films are actually screened for                                                                                                       which, said Rogers, “was exciting, in it-
audiences. Happily for Rogers, though, his                                                                                                         self. I’m also hoping to get distribution
film will be one of them.                                                                                                                          eventually for the first Cappies film
   “It’s amazing,” he said. “There are 18 fi-                                                                                                      ‘Senioritis.’”
nalists in my category — drama, feature film                                                                                                          Meanwhile, he’s focusing on “Invisible
— and eight of them will be shown at the                                                                                                           Man” and its Labor-Day screening at the
festival, including ‘Invisible Man.’ It will be                                                                                                    Moondance Film Festival, and he can
shown on Labor Day [Monday, Sept. 1].”                                                                                                             hardly wait. What makes it even more fun,
It’ll also be in heady company because one                                                                                                         said Rogers, is that “I get to celebrate this
of the other films to be screened won the                                                                                                          with my students who were in the film.
London Film Festival.                                                                                                                              They were an inspiration to me, and I’m
                                                  backers to try to cut deals so their films will   is the culmination of a dream for both of      excited that people will get to see them in
THESE FESTIVALS are designed for pro-             be distributed on a much-wider level. And         them.                                          an international forum. So I’m happy, all
ducers and directors to meet with financial       for Rogers and Wells to even be in that arena        “As a kid, you dream of being a Holly-      the way around.”

Congressional Race: Equal Amounts of ‘Cash on Hand’
From Page 4                                       the world that she gets more money from           they are more likely to get elected again.     from people connected to Georgetown, The
                                                  outside the state than inside,” he said.          Challengers typically have to rely on other    George Washington, Columbia and Harvard
  contrast, only three of Wolf’s top fund-rais-      Still, Democrats defended Feder, saying        networks to be able to compete, they said.     universities, according to the Center for
ing ZIP codes were outside his district.          it is not unusual for a challenger to find fi-      In the case of Feder, she appears to have    Responsive Politics.
  Keyserling said Feder’s out-of-state fund-      nancial support outside of the congressional      relied heavily on her colleagues in higher       McFarland also said that when Wolf first
raising is not necessarily a good sign for        district in which they are running.               education. The democrat is the former dean     took on a incumbent for the seat in 1980,
the campaign.                                        Larger donors, such as local business in-      of the Georgetown University Public Policy     he raised most of his money from outside
  “It is not the most encouraging sign in         terests, often back the incumbent because         Institute and has received several donations   Virginia.
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for and fill out a provisional ballot.               younger) into the voting booth with you to                        ❖ To ask the election official to call the           Steve Hibbard, Michael O’Connell,
                                                     observe you vote.                                              General Registrar’s office before you leave                     Kemal Kurspahic
   EXCERPTS from the State Board of Elec-              ❖ To vote if you are in line by 7 p.m. when                  the polling place if you have problems re-                Robbie Hammer, Louise Krafft,
tions:                                               the polls close.                                               garding your eligibility to vote or the cast-                    Craig Sterbutzel
   As a Virginia Voter, you have the following         ❖ To cast an absentee ballot if you are quali-               ing of your ballot.                                       Zohra Aslami, Geovani Flores,
                                                                                                                                                                              Laurence Foong, John Heinly,

Sen. Obama Offers Character and Values                                                                                                                                            John Smith, Stu Moll,
                                                                                                                                                                                Tam Nguyen, Wayne Shipp
                                                                                                                                                                                 Production Manager:
                                                                                                                                                                                        Jean Card
To the Editor:                                       million.                                                       one-term Senator can unify a party and also have
  The two toughest factors to figure out about         The second sector of campaigning is how a                    his rivals endorse him. To be able to pull through       CIRCULATION: 703-917-6480
                                                                                                                                                                                Circulation Manager:
presidential candidates is their character and       candidate deals with his competition. Through-                 with that degree of comradery is unseen in poli-                Linda Pecquex
values. When the candidates are put through a        out the presidential race, we have seen that Sen.              tics. The third sector of campaigning is the style
grind, the question that remains is will the can-    Obama has been able to successfully deal with                  in which a candidate runs a campaign and how             CONNECTION NEWSPAPERS,
didates not only survive but excel?                  his competitors even with negative ads. At first,              he/she spends the money. Barack Obama has                              L.L.C.
  One surprising but true fact is how a candi-       Barack Obama ran against 15 other Democrats                    been consistent in adhering to a grassroots cam-                 Peter Labovitz
date runs his campaign truly represents how he       to clinch the nomination. Throughout the race,                 paign style. He has always stressed the need for                   Mary Kimm
would run the country. The management of a           he was seen as the person who did not even have                ordinary people with busy lives to put in a few          Publisher/Chief Operating Officer
                                                                                                                                                                                      Jerry Vernon
campaign is, in short, a microcosm of how he         a chance. He ran against a former first lady                   hours. He has been consistent on not accepting               Executive Vice President
would run the country in the future. This man-       (Hillary Clinton), a former Vice Presidential can-             money from lobbyists, while John McCain has                     Wesley DeBrosse
agement divides into three sectors: funding, de-     didate (John Edwards), and several long-serv-                  consistently borrowed money from big corpora-                        Controller
                                                                                                                                                                                      Debbie Funk
corum, and the style of his campaign.                ing senators. As the insults and ads flew at Sen.              tions and lobbyists and spent the money on un-                     National Sales
  In the first sector, Barack Obama has remained     Obama, he never fought back in a negative na-                  founded campaign ads.                                              John Lovaas
                                                                                                                                                                              Special Assistant for Operations
steadfast in fund-raising and as of Aug. 18, the     ture. Sen. Obama always used rhetoric and                                                     Shijit Dasgupta
Obama campaign has raised over $400 million,         peacefully replied. He always maintained his                                   Senior at Centreville High School
while the McCain campaign has raised $170            decorum. So it is an amazing spectacle that a                                        Outpost Court, Centreville                                                                                                                     Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 9
   The Center for Ballet Arts, Inc.
                                                               Announces                        VideoNEXT of Chantilly will be host-                                                                  school, Dr. Pettrone completed an ortho-
                                                                                              ing its first Technology Day on Tuesday,                                                                paedic surgery internship and residency
                                                         FALL                                 Sept. 9 from 9:30-6:30 p.m. The event                                                                   at New York University-Hospital for Joint
                                                                                              features indoor and outdoor interactive                                                                 Diseases as well as a hand fellowship at
                                                     REGISTRATION                             demonstrations of innovative technolo-                                                                  the University of Washington in Seattle.
                                                                                              gies from a number of the security                                                                      She was selected as one of the Adminis-
                                                           Classes Begin 9/2/08               industry’s leading companies. To be held                                                                trative Chief Residents in her fifth year of
                                                                                              at the videoNEXT Demo Center 3852                                                                       residency at NYU.
                                                      Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz,           Dulles South Court, Suite I, Chantilly.       Petrone                   Trucksess                          A native Virginian, Dr. Amanda
                                                       Tap, Irish Step, Flamenco,             Free. Register online at http://                                                                        Trucksess attended The College of Will-
                                                                                              w w w . v i d e o n e x t . c o m /           geon, Dr. Sarah Pettrone graduated                        iam and Mary where she graduated cum
                                                               Pilates Mat                    index.php?page=events                         summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from                     laude with a major in kinesiology. She
                                                                                                Bowman Consulting of Chantilly is           the University of Notre Dame with a BS                    earned her medical degree from VCU
                                                          Ages 3 - thru Professional levels
                                                                                              pleased to announce Michelle Tillotson        in Biology. Dr. Pettrone earned her medi-                 School of Medicine at the Medical Col-
                                                     Intensive Program-Performing Company     (Wilmington, DE) as the 2008 recipient of     cal degree from the University of Virginia                lege of Virginia in Richmond. She
                                                                                              the Intern Scholarship Award Program.         School of Medicine in Charlottesville,                    completed a four year residency in Physi-
    11215 H, J, K Lee Hwy., Fairfax                            Call: (703) 273-5344           Michelle was selected from a pool of 16       Virginia. While there, she was selected as                cal Medicine and Rehabilitation at the
                                                          college interns taking part in the Bowman     a Bowman Scholar. Following medical                       University of Virginia in Charlottesville.
                                                                                              Consulting Intern Experience Program.
                                                                                              As the winner of this scholarship, Michelle
                                                                                              will receive $3,000 to be applied towards
                                                                                              her tuition at Lehigh University.

                   OPEN HOUSE SUN. 1-4                                                           A Business Network Expo will be
                                                                                              held on Monday, Sept. 15, from 4-7 p.m.
                           Distinctive Real Estate                                            at McNair Farms Community Center at
                  703-850-0280 (c) 703-830-2233 (o)                                           2491 McNair Farms Dr. Herndon. This is
                                                                                              a B2B event — Admission is free. Put
                                                                                              your 30-second elevator speech aside
                                                          CLIFTON           $1,325,000        and come network with businesses for up
                                                           UNIQUE IN-TOWN HISTORIC            to three hours. Get to really know all
                                                           COUNTRY ESTATE & COMPOUND          about our vendors, their products and
                                                           ON 2 MANICURED IDYLLIC             services. Give them your business card
                                                           WILLIAMSBURG ACRES W/GARDENS,      for future referrals. Door Prizes will be
                                                           TREES, SWEEPING LAWNS & STONE
                                                           HARDSCAPE. SEP LOG CABIN CAN
                                                           SERVE AS 2ND HOME. CARRIAGE
                                                           HOUSE w/SPACIOUS LIVING QTRS
                                                                                              awarded. Contact co-coordinator of
                                                                                              event Terry Jones of Cruises Inc. 703-
                                                                                              793-9386 or
                                                                                                                                                     OPEN HOUSE
                                                           ABOVE (R/I) COULD BE 3RD HSE.
                                                           FENCED FOR HORSES W/BARN             Commonwealth Orthopaedics,
                                                                                              the largest orthopaedic surgery group
 Directions: From Centreville Take Lee Highway/
                                                           (TRAILS). POOL/DECK. FEATURED IN
                                                           BETTER HOMES & GARDENS, “RED       practice in Northern Virginia, welcomes                             Call Specific Agents to
 Rt 29 To Clifton Rd Follow Into Town Of Clifton -
                                                           GABLES” ONE-OF-A-KIND TREASURE.
                                                           FULL COLOR BROCHURE AVAILABLE.
                                                                                              the addition of two new physicians: Sa-
                                                                                              rah Pettrone, MD, a Hand and Upper                                 Confirm Dates & Times.
 Through Stop Sign & 1st Right Onto Chestnut                                                  Extremity Specialist and Amanda B.
 To 12801 On Left.                                               Trucksess, MD, a Physiatrist.                                                       Centreville/Clifton
                                                                                                The daughter of an orthopaedic sur-
                                                                                                                                             12405 Shari Hunt Grove    $999,977   Sun 1-5             Meyers & McCabe   Abe Compaign       703-310-7991
                                                                                                                                             11612 Henderson Road      $749,900   9/7 1-4             Wolf Run          Jennifer Pogoda    571-218-7889
                                                                                                                                             12210 Henderson Road      $749,000   9/7 1-4             Wolf Run          Diane Lenahan      703-283-7328
                                                                                                                                             12801 Chestnut            $1,325,000 Sun 1-4             Remax             Dennis Hogge       703-850-0280

                      “PATRIOTS OF CENTREVILLE”                                                                                              3227 HIGHLAND LN          $649,000   Sun 12-4            Keller Williams   Debbie Harvey      703-330-2222

                                Sept 13, 2008                                                                                                5969 COLCHESTER RD        $1,399,900 Sun 12-2            Ikon              Amelia Iriarte     703-658-3999
                                                                                                                                             11335 ARISTOTLE DR #5-215 $329,900   Sun 12-3            Century 21        Danielle Dojcak    540-955-2500
                           17 Annual Centreville Day
                                                                                                                                             10618 GOLDENEYE LN        $589,750   9/7 1-4             RE/MAX            Sandra Mason       703-522-1940
                        Entertainment on the Showmobile Stage:                                                                               11326 ARISTOTLE DR #4-103 $230,000   Sun 1-4             ERA               Lana Hartmann      703-359-7800
                        11 am-12 pm: Opening Ceremonies including the National Anthem sung by Sasha
                        Eleyce Miceli; Greetings, Parade, Essay and other awards presented by Supervisor                                     4205 TRUMBO CT            $499,900   Sun 1-4             Weichert          Denise Massihi     703-934-0400
                        Michael Frey;
                        12 pm: Blues Rock by The Jones                                                                                                                      Fairfax Station/Laurel Hill
                        1 pm: Free Range Rock by Catfish Jones
                        2 pm: Contemporary Dance by Joan Izzo Academy                                                                        11715 Winterway Lane      $1,375,000 9/7 1-4             Wolf Run          Sandy Lovett       571-247-2616
                        3 pm: Country & Blue Grass by Jana Leigh Band                                                                        7009 Sylvan Glen Lane     $1,050,000 9/7 1-4             Wolf Run          Diane Lenahan      703-283-7328
                        4 pm: Andes Music by Mystic Warriors
                        5 pm: Metal Aternative by Shrine of the Silver Monkey                                                                11229 September Lane      $625,000   9/7 1-4             Wolf Run          Diane Lenahan      703-283-7328

                        Other Activities:
                        Parade 10-11 am;                                                                                                                                                      Vienna
                        NEW! Pet Expo!                                                                                                       9145 BOIS AVE             $845,000   Sun 1-4             Long & Foster     Lilian Jorgenson   703-790-1990
                        Climbing Wall, Moon Bounces & Other Rides by JumpWorks,
                        NEW! Free Children’s Arts & Activities Area;                                                                         9840 PALACE GREEN WAY     $1,025,000 9/7 1-4             Samson            Nancy Futrell      703-896-5057
                        NEW! Public Safety Displays and Plays at St. John’s Church;
                                                                                                                                             8869 ASHGROVE HOUSE LN $645,000      Sun 1-5 & 9/7 1-5   A La Carte        Adam Beslove       703-929-7909
                        Historic Tours of Centreville, Mount Gilead, Civil War Forts
                        Dedication of Spindle Sears House;
                        Living History with the 17th Virginia, 42nd Virginia Re-enactors, & Swordmasters. Learn
                        18th C carpentry, humdingers, and more!                                                                                        To add your FREE Realtor Open House listing, call:
                        Pets! March with your human in the parade and then visit the new pet expo area.
                        Essay contest: First 100 entries get a free scoop of Baskin Robbins ice cream!                                                                Springfield/Kingstowne, Burke,
                                    Sponsored by                                                                                                                        Fairfax Station/Laurel Hill
                                                                                                                                                     Contact:   Tammy Johnson 703-868-1461

                                                                                                                          Chantilly/Oak Hill, Centreville/Clifton, Fairfax
                                                                                                                                                     Contact:   Karen Washburn
                                                                                                                                                              All listings due by Mon. at 3pm.

10 ❖ Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008                                                                                                                                        
          Obituary                                                                                                               50-75%       25% OFF                                Baskets, Fountains,
                                                                                                                               OFF ALL POTS                                           Benches, Statuary
                                                                                                                               60% OFF ALL TREES                                     Herbs, Early Blooming
John William Taylor, 41, Dies                                                                                                    Plastic &   & SHRUBS                                Perennials, Annuals,
  John William Taylor, 41, died            known, rode with various bike or-           John Gouldin of Leesburg; and sis-
                                                                                                                               Concrete Pots
Aug. 16, after suffering a heart           ganizations including Team Hamp-            ter, Catherine Gouldin of Alexan-       patios, walls ★ Hot Summer Deals BOXED ROSES2& BULBS
                                                                                                                                                 FREE ESTIMATE    Buy 1 get FREE
attack at his home in Suffolk, Va.         ton Roads and was a weekend ride            dria. A memorial bike ride will be       walkways         Beautiful Mums
A former resident of London                leader for All About Bikes-Suffolk.         held Saturday, Aug. 23 at 7:30
Towne in Centreville, he gradu-            Survivors include his wife,                 a.m. commencing at the All About            paver driveways                35% OFF
ated from Chantilly High School            Mellissa A. Taylor; three children,         Bikes store in Suffolk. Riders of all            and so much more.       Arborvitae, Yews
in 1986. He was employed as a              Sierra, Olivia and Cole; his par-           ride levels are welcome. Memorial
                                                                                                                                                                                         Blue Spruce
                                                                                                                                                           9023 Arlington Blvd.,       Hardwood Mulch
salesman for Hilti Tools at Home           ents, Edward and Carol Taylor of            donations may be made to Tide-
                                                                                                                                                           Fairfax, VA                 3 cu. ft. ...$2.99
Depot, Virginia Beach. John was a          Leesburg, and Elizabeth F. Taylor           water Autism Society of America,                          
Navy veteran and avid cyclist.             of Centreville; and brothers, Jim           6300 E. Virginia Beach Blvd., Nor-                                  2 miles west of I-495     FREE BUTTERFLY BUSHES
“Cannondale John,” as he was               Taylor of South Riding, James and           folk, VA 23502.                               LANDSCAPE DESIGN
                                                                                                                                                           on Rt. 50(Vienna Metro)      BUY 1, GET 3 FREE
                                                                                                                                     FREE W/MIN PURCHASE   703-573-5025                  Open 9-6 7 Days

White House
Xmas Ornaments
   The Western Fairfax County
Woman’s Club is selling 2008 White
House Christmas ornaments. This year’s
ornament honors the 23 rd President,                          14641 Lee Hwy, Unit 102 • Centreville, VA 20102
Benjamin Harrison. President Harrison                                    703-543-4830
had the idea of putting a Christmas tree                                   (a New Family Salon)
for his grandchildren upstairs at the
White House, and that is the focus of               Hair • Skin • Threading • Massage • Nail
this year’s ornament. The gold finished              Coupon:
tree ornament commemorates the first
                                                  Mondays 10% off
recorded tree to decorate the White
House. The tree is laden with baubles
                                                 Manicure & Pedicure               The
                                                    (Appointment only)
and garland and has the grandchildren’s
presents beneath it. The cost of the or-        Tuesdays $10 Hair Cuts           Real You!
nament is $18, and all profits go to             Bring this coupon to redeem
                                                          No combos
charity. Orders may be placed through
any club member or by calling 703-378-  
6841 or 703-378-6216. If you should
want to order any previous years’ orna-
ments, just ask about that when you call
to place your order.

  Fall Dance Class Schedule Online
  Register Now!                                                Design Your
  Ages 2 to Adult                                              Own Dance
                                                             Theme Birthday
        Now offering                                             Party!

        Adult        ZUMBA
        Fitness Classes
  44710 Cape Ct, Ste 126
  (703) 724-4900
  14155 E Sullyfield Cir
  (703) 378-1800                       
  Ballet           HipHop         Jazz        Tap         Princess Ballet                                                                                                            Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 11
12 ❖ Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008   Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 13
                                                                                            Worth Noting
                                                                                                                night at the Dulles Hilton in the Red                                                      or logo of your favorite football team            Meetings are first and third Thursdays          than 400 pedigreed cats are expected
THURSDAY, AUG. 28                                                                                               Fox Room with Sue and Gary Caley.                                                          (from youth leagues to professional               at 10:15 a.m. at the Centreville                to compete in this year’s show.
“Attack of the B Movies” will be held                                                                           Drop-in beginner lesson included in                                                        teams) and participants will receive a            Regional Library,14200 St Germain               Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for
   every Thursday at 7 p.m. at Fairfax                                                                          price of admission from 8:30-9 p.m.                                                        three-piece chicken strips for free.              Dr., Centreville. Contact 703-827-5922          seniors and children, and $24 for a
   Corner 14, Showcase Cinemas.                                                                                 Live music from 9 p.m. to midnight.                                                        Chick-fil-A of Chantilly, by the Dulles           or                        family of four. Contact Dawn M.
   Admission is $5 for the double feature                                                                       Cost is $15. All ages welcome, large                                                       Expo Center, 10:30 am till close.                                                                 Shiley, public affairs coordinator, at
   presentations. The Fairfax Corner 14:                                                                        dance floors, air conditioned. Hilton                                                                                                                                                        703-489-0698 or email
   Cinema de Lux is located at 11900                                                                            Washington Dulles Hotel, 13869 Park                                                                                                    SEPT. 5-7                                   
   Palace Way, Fairfax. Call 703-502-                                                                           Center Road, Herndon.                                                                   TUESDAY, SEPT. 2                               More than 150 of the nation’s finest
   4060.                                                                                                     ❖ Aug. 29 — Daryl Davis Band.                                                              English classes for adults sponsored             artisans and craft designers will offer
❖ 8/28 – “Devil Girl from Mars” / “Robot                                                                     Pottery Barn Kids in Fair Oaks Mall                                                          by ESL and Immigrant Ministries will           unique crafts, live demonstrations,             SATURDAY/SEPT. 6
   Monster”                                                                                                     hosts a Sing-Along — Oh Susannah! on                                                      be offered in 17 locations in Northern         food, music and family entertainment            The 16th Annual Plane Pull will be
❖ 9/4 – “Giant from the Unknown” / “She                                                                         Friday, Aug. 29 from 10-10:30 a.m.                                                        Virginia. Childcare is available at some       during the Sugarloaf Crafts Festival,             held Saturday, Sept. 6 at Dulles
   Demons”                                                                                                      and 11-11:30 a.m.                                                                         locations. Registration begins                 Friday, Sept. 5 through Sunday, Sept.             Airport. The contest that benefits
❖ 9/11 – “The Wasp Woman” / “Phantom                                                                                                                                                                      Tuesday, Sept. 2. A $20 processing fees        7 at the Prince William County                    Special Olympics Virginia pits teams of
   from 10,000 Leagues”                                                                                                                                                                                   is requested. Scholarships are                 Fairgrounds in Manassas. The hours                20 against a cargo jet to see which
❖ 9/18 – “Monster from a Prehistoric                                                                         SATURDAY/AUG. 30                                                                             available. Check for             are Friday, Sept. 5 and Saturday, Sept.           team can pull the plane 12 feet the
   Planet” / “Voyage to a Prehistoric                                                                        The Starlight Cinema Family Drive-In                                                         class locations and schedules or call          6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday,                 fastest. During the event, there’s also a
   Planet”                                                                                                      Movie series will be shown at the                                                         703-841-0292 and leave a message.              Sept. 7 from10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the              Kid’s Bus Pull, and an entire festival for
❖ 9/25 – “The Last Man on Earth” /                                                                              parking lot of the Trinity Office                                                         Calls will be returned in English,             Prince William County Fairgrounds.                spectators to enjoy. In addition to
   “Bride of the Beast”                                                                                         Building, 5875 Trinity parkway,                                                           Spanish, Korean or Vietnamese.                 The Fairgrounds are located at 10624              team members, volunteers are also
                                                                                                                Centreville.                                                                            The Northern Virginia Holistic                   Dumfries Road in Manassas. Adult                  needed. Go to
                                                                                                             Gates open at 6 p.m., pre-movie activities                                                   Moms Network will meet on                      admission is $7 when purchased          
THURSDAY, AUG. 28                                                                                               start at 7:30 p.m., films are shown at                                                    Tuesday, Sept. 2 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.           online, $8 for adults at the door, free         The Humane Society of Fairfax
Assistance League, a volunteer                                                                                  dark. Go to http://                                                                       at the City of Fairfax Regional Library,       for children under 12. Visit                      County will open its Pet Food Pantry,
   organization dedicated to promoting                                                                                                                              10360 North Street, Fairfax. This     or call 800-              Ani-Meals, serving disadvantaged
   the literacy and well-being of women                                                                         performances/                                                                             month’s topic is “Labor Day 101” Learn         210-9900.                                         residents of Fairfax County and the
   and children in Northern Virginia, is                                                                     ❖ Saturday, Aug. 30 — “Shrek the                                                             about the choices, supports, and                                                                 surrounding area on Saturday, Sept. 6.
   holding a social for women interested                                                                        Third.”                                                                                   options available at your labor and                                                              This new program will offer pet food
   in membership on Thursday, Aug. 28                                                                                                                                                                     birth. Call 703-988-0285.                    SEPT. 6-7                                           and related items to families who want
   at 7 p.m. Call Beth at 703-648-1822 or                                                                                                                                                                                                              Fancy felines from around the                       to keep their pets and need a helping
   email Go                                                                          MONDAY, SEPT. 1                                                                                                                             country will have the opportunity to              hand during these difficult economic
   to the web site at                                                                                        Chick-fil-A of Chantilly is holding a                                                      THURSDAY/SEPT. 4                                 earn Top Cat status at the National               times. Unopened and unexpired pet                                                                  “Free Strip Giveaway” on Labor Day,                                                      Mothers First - Chantilly/                       Capital Cat Show. The cat show will               food may be donated at 4057 Chain
                                                                                                               Monday, Sept. 1. With football season                                                      Centreville is a nonprofit support             be held on Saturday, Sept. 6 (9:30 am-            Bridge Road in Fairfax. The HSFC is
                                                                                                               about to start, just wear any kind of                                                      organization dedicated to helping              5 p.m. ) and Sunday, Sept. 7 (9:30                open to receive pet food six days a
FRIDAY, AUG. 29                                                                                                outer apparel — shirt, hat, shoes,                                                         women who have chosen to alter their           a.m.-4 p.m.) at the Dulles Expo and               week, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Swing Dances are held every Friday                                                                             pants, socks, etc. — that has the name                                                     careers to raise their children at home.       Conference Center in Chantilly. More

                                                                                            CAPITAL WORSHIP CENTER
   Communities of Worship

                                                                                                                  A Multicultural                                                                          Saint Andrew
                            To highlight your faith community, call Karen at 703-917-6468

                                                                                                                 Spirit Filled Church
                                                                                                                    of Centreville                                                                      Lutheran Church                                                            Meeting at Deer Park Elementary School
                                                                                                                  • Relevant messages                                                                                                                                                  15109 Carlbern Drive Centreville, VA 20120
                                                                                                                  • Vibrant music                                                                                                                                                               Bible Study-9:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                  • Live band
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Summer Worship Hours                                                             Worship- 10:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Programs for Children, Youth & Adults
                                                                                                                  • Kids church                                                                                 8:30 AM and 10:30 AM                                                               • Nursery Provided
                                                                                                           FOR MORE INFORMATION                                                                                                                                                 (703) 815-8860 Pastor, Gary L. Maines
                                                                                                                  CALL:                                                                                   Coffee/Fellowship Hour at 9:30 AM
                                                                                                Meeting at:      703 530-8100                                                                                 Our mission is to welcome all people,
                                                                                                Centre Ridge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Mount Olive Baptist Church
                                                                                                                                                                                                            to grow in our relationship with Christ,                                 6600 Old Centreville Road
                                                                                             Elementary School
                                                                                                                                                                             Rt. 29

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Centreville, VA 20121
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and to serve the Lord
                                                                                                                                                                                               Rt. 66

                                                                                                                  Old Centreville Rd. Centrewood Dr.                                                                                                                                       703-830-8769
                                                                                                                                     New Braddock

                                                                                                                                                                Machen Rd.

                                                                                             Sundays 10:30 am                                                                                                   Braddock Road and Cranoke Street                                    Rev. Eugene Johnson, Pastor
                                                                                            Wednesdays 7:30 pm                                      Multiplex                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                  Rt. 28
                                                                                                                                                                                      Rt. 28
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Centreville, VA 20120                                         “MOVING FROM MEMBERSHIP
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         TO DISCIPLESHIP!!”

                                                                                                                                                                                                                       703-830-2768                                                       Worship Services:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sunday Praise & Worship Services:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           7:30 am and 10:45 am
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Sunday Children’s Church 8:00 am and 11:00 am
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sunday Communion Services
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Tree of Life Bible Church                                                   Third Sundays 7:30am and 10:45 am
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Sunday School 9:45am - 10:45 am
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Wednesday Bible Study 7:00 pm- 9:00 pm

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               THE CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Anglican Service
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1928 book of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Common Prayer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   SUMMER SCHEDULE (Until Oct. 5th)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       One Sunday service – 10 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     CHURCH SCHOOL & NURSERY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   13941 Braddock Road, (north off Rte. 29)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ASSEMBLY OF GOD                                                 Centreville, VA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Centreville Assembly of God…703-830-1841                                         703-830-3176
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Baha’i Faith…1-800-22-UNITE                                                            BIBLE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   BAPTIST                                                    Chantilly Bible Church…703-263-1188
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Centreville Baptist Church…703-830-3333                                    Community Bible Church…703-222-7737
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Chantilly Baptist Church…703-378-6880                                                     CATHOLIC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Clifton Baptist Church…703-263-1161                             St. Andrew The Apostle Catholic Church…703-817-1770
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Second Baptist Church…703-830-1850                                  St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church…703-266-1310
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mount Olive Baptist Church…703-830-8769                                St. Paul Chung Catholic Church…703-968-3010
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Ox Hill Baptist Church…703-378-5555                                    St. Timothy Catholic Church…703-378-7461
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           St. Veronica Catholic Church…703-773-2000

14 ❖ Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           
                  Faith Notes
   Ekoji Buddhist Temple will hold          Group, he also led the youth in music at     Sunday, Sept. 7. Food, games and prizes   on Sunday, Sept. 7 beginning around           Lee Highway, Centreville. The chapel is
a free seminar and lecture on Nembustu      the 2006 ELCA National Youth Gather-         from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and a square    noon.                                         on the north side of Route 29, just west
practice on Saturday, Aug. 30 from          ing, Cruzando, in San Antonio, Texas.        dance from 1-2 p.m. There will be a          The church will begin its celebration      of the Lee Highway-Union Mill Road
noon to 4 p.m. The speaker is Shin Bud-                                                  moon bounce, spin art, duck pond, pie     with morning service beginning at 9:30        intersection.
dhist Minister, the Rev. Harry Bridge          DivorceCare is a 13-week, Christ-         throwing and more. The church is lo-      a.m. and will be followed by SMBS                Sunday School for children meets
from the Lodi Buddhist Church. The          centered, divorce recovery program           cated at 11528, Vale Rd., Oakton.         (Sunday Morning Bible Study) classes at       during the worship hour. Following
event will be held at 6500 Lake Haven       which helps participants face the emo-                                                 11 a.m. Following that, Southview will        worship there is a fellowship hour with
Lane, Fairfax Station. Call 703-239-        tional, physical, and spiritual challenges     Jubilee Christian Center will host      host a lunch. RSVP to the church office       fair trade coffee and treats, and visitors
0500 or visit the Web site at               of separation and divorce and moves          a free concert by the Christian Rock      at 703-860-8800. The lunch will begin         are welcome.                              toward the rebuilding of lives. The class    Band, “Chasen,” on Sunday, Sept. 7 at     at noon. Southview is located at 2620            The Immigration Forum group will
                                            is limited to 12 people and will be held     11 a.m.                                   Reston       Parkway.              Visit      have a planning meeting on September
  Peter Mayer, lead guitarist and vo-       at Centreville United Methodist Church         Chasen has a recent top 5 single,, or call 703-860-           9 at the Centreville Library. Check the
calist for Jimmy Buffett’s Coral Reefer     on Sunday nights from 7 - 8:30 p.m.,         “Crazy Beautiftul.” Jubilee Christian     8800.                                         Web site,, or call Sara
Band, will be at Saint Andrew on Sun-       beginning on Aug. 31. The leader is          Center is at 4650 Shirley Gate Road,                                                    Little at 703-257-4111 for information
day, Aug. 31 at 10:30 a.m. worship. He      Richard Focht (703-802-1095). The cost       Fairfax. Call 703-383-1170, or visit        Wellspring Church Pastor Al                 on this and other special events.
will sing and share his faith. Mayer        is $15 for the workbook.                                       Fuertes will speak on God’s call in daily        Wellspring United Church of Christ is
grew up in India where his parents were                                                                                            work, on Labor Day Sunday.                    thoughtful, prayerful, justice-seeking,
missionaries for 17 years. In addition to     Vale United Methodist Church is              Southview Baptist Church is cel-        Wellspring’s Sunday worship is at 11          and Open and Affirming to seekers of all
having his own band, the Peter Mayer        having a Family Festival Hoedown on          ebrating its 30th anniversary this year   a.m., at the chapel on Route 29, 13510        backgrounds. Worship is informal.

                             CENTREVILLE                                                                                                                                  CLIFTON

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                                                                                                                                                        In Historic Clifton behind the Hermitage Inn
                                                                                                                                                   Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Worship 8:30 & 11:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                        (Nursery Provided)
                                                                                                                                                                  The Rev. Lynn Stanton-Hoyle
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                                                                                                                                                                        Jennifer Dunfee
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                                                                                                   CHANTILLY                                                        Chapel on Route 29,
                                                                                                                                                               13510 Lee Highway, Centreville

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                                                                                                                                                      Call 703-257-4111 for more information.

                                                                                                                                                           United Church of Christ
       Christ the Redeemer…
            703-502-1732              St. Andrew Lutheran Church…
     Church of the Epiphany…                   703-830-2768
            703-715-6070                        METHODIST                                                                                                 Church…                         UNITED CHURCH OF
                                      Centreville United Methodist…                                                                                     703-818-8372                             CHRIST
   St. John’s Episcopal Church…
                                               703-830-2684                                                                                    St. Raphael Orthodox Church…             Wellspring United Church
                                     Pender United Methodist Church…                                                                                    703-303-3047                    of Christ…703-830-0695

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    Congregation Yad Shalom…
                                     Pleasant Valley United Methodist…                                                                             Centreville Presbyterian
                                               703-327-4461                  Covenant Christian Center…              PENTECOSTAL                    Church…703-830-0098
        Temple Beth Torah…
                                          NON-DENOMINATIONAL                         703-631-5340               Capital Worship Center…       Chantilly Presbyterian Church…
            703-263-2252                                                         Fair Oaks Church…                    703-530-8100                      703-449-1354
                                     Centreville Community Church…
             LUTHERAN                                                                703-631-1112                Church of the Blessed         Clifton Presbyterian Church…
       King of Kings Lutheran                                                         New Life...                       Trinity…                        703-830-3175
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16 ❖ Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008                                                                                                            
   Centre Ridge Elementary will hold            Stone Middle School will hold its          can be exchanged for two tickets to one        on Saturday, Sept. 20. Students from         Pharmacists Association, National Com-
its Kindergarten Open House on Thurs-        Back-to-School Night Wednesday, Sept.         of several fall concerts offered by the        band, chorus, guitar and orchestra will      munity Pharmacists Association, Kappa
day, Aug. 28 from 7-8 p.m. On Friday,        10 at 6:45 p.m. It’s for both grades 7-8,     music department. This is the biggest          be visiting their neighbors’ homes re-       Psi Pharmaceutical Fraternity, and Chris-
Aug. 29, at 9:30 a.m., Centre Ridge will     and parents will be directed where to go      fund-raiser of the year for the Music De-      questing donations for the music             tian Pharmacists Fellowship International.
hold its Open House for grades 1-6.          after they arrive.                            partment and donations go a long way           program. The event is sponsored by the       Upon graduation he plans on practicing in
                                                                                           towards keeping music education alive          Westfield High Music Boosters. Dona-         a pharmacy setting where he can work
   Centreville High School will hold            Students from the Chantilly High           and growing in the community. Contact          tions will be used to cover the costs        with elderly patients and help them adjust
its Freshman Orientation on Friday, Aug.     Music Department will be sponsoring           Becky Green at 703-689-3209.                   related to instructors, instruments, uni-    to home healthcare after hospitalization.
29 from 9-11 a.m. in the auditorium. Stu-    their annual “Tag Day” on Saturday, Sept.                                                    forms and costumes, and competitions
dents will be able to take tours of the      13 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. During this event,       Willow Springs Elementary will hold        not covered by Fairfax County.                 Pleasant Valley Preschool is cur-
building, meet their teachers, learn to      band, choral and orchestra students from      its Back to School nights Monday, Sept. 15                                                  rently enrolling for the 2008/09 school
open lockers and more.                       Chantilly High School will be canvassing      for grades K, and 4-6, and Tuesday, Sept. 16      Nicolas Delfin will graduate in May       year. This is a cooperative preschool
                                             local neighborhoods requesting tax-de-        for grades 1-3. Both events start at 7 p.m.;   of 2009 with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree     with classes available for 3- and 4-year-
  Willow Springs Elementary will             ductible cash donations in support of the     parents will meet in the lobby and then go     from the Bernard J Dunn School of Phar-      olds. The school is located in the
hold an Open House on Thursday, Aug.         many outstanding music programs of-           to their children’s classrooms.                macy at Shenandoah University in             Greenbriar Community Center, 4615
28 from 1-3 p.m. It’s for new and return-    fered at Chantilly High.                                                                     Winchester. In college, Nicolas was a stu-   Stringfellow Road, Fairfax. Call 703-
ing students to meet their teachers and         In return for donations, supporters will     The Westfield High School Mu-                dent member of American Society of           378-6911 or visit the Web site at
see where their classrooms are.              receive a “tag” or donation receipt that      sic Department will hold its Tag Day           Health-System Pharmacists, American

Battlefield Park to Reopen
With Ceremonies, History
   Ox Hill Battlefield Park will re-         Park officials. The ceremony will
open on Monday, Sept. 1, the 146th           conclude with a wreath-laying and
anniversary of the historic Civil War        ribbon cutting.
battle in which two Union gener-               Throughout the day a variety of
als perished and thousands of ca-            reenactment and living history
sualties were suffered by both Con-          groups will provide a sense of the
federate and Union soldiers. The             past. There will be military and
re-dedication marks the completion           artillery demonstrations and living
of a $700,000 project to construct           history, as well as a tour of the
new trails, historic interpretive            newly installed historic kiosks.
kiosks and signage, as well as land-           Ox Hill Battlefield Park is located
scape restoration and parking im-            at 4134 West Ox Road in Fairfax.
provements. The 4.8-acre site is             Parking at the site is limited and
owned by the Fairfax County Park             visitors may park at the Herrity
Authority.                                   Building located at 12055 Govern-
   Beginning at 9:30 a.m. visitors           ment Center Parkway in Fairfax.
can enjoy Civil War era music on             For more information visit
site. A ceremony will take place   
at 10 a.m. with remarks from lo-             oxhill/ or contact the Public In-
cal elected officials, historians and        formation Office at 703-324-8702.

16th Annual                                  Clifton Car Show
Plane Pull                                   Is Sept. 1
   The 16th Annual Dulles Day Family            The ninth annual Labor Day Car
Festival and Plane Pull will be held Sat-    Show will be held Monday, Sept. 1 in
urday, Sept. 6, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.,      the Town of Clifton from 10 a.m. to 3
at Dulles International Airport.             p.m.
   During the event, teams of 20 will           About 400 cars will be on display on
play tug-of-war with a 157,000-pound         Main Street — everything from an-
cargo jet to see who can pull the aircraft   tiques, street rods, customs, classics to
12 feet the fastest. The event is a fund-    motorcycles. There will be some Smart
raiser for Special Olympics Virginia.        Cars and hybrids but the main attraction
Anyone can compete and teams of 20           is the antiques. Last year’s event drew
are invited to register. Teams must raise    about 2,500 people.
a minimum of $1,000 to participate —            The Clifton Lions Club will be selling
that’s $50 per person — and an award         hotdogs and hamburgers. The Clifton
will be given to the team who raises the     Presbyterian Church will offer meatball
most money.                                  subs and the Pink Pantry will serve
   If pulling a plane seems just a bit be-   coffees and pastries. Mayor Tom
yond your reach — how about a school         Peterson will be selling ice cream in his
bus? The Kids Bus Pull pits teams of         shop as well. There will be a deejay
children against a big yellow school bus;    playing oldies, door prizes and dash
the team who pulls the bus 12 feet the       plaques to the first 250 show vehicles.
fastest wins. Children are invited to reg-      Fifty trophies will be awarded this
ister — each child must raise a              year, with about 40 of them being “Par-
minimum of $10 to compete and will           ticipant Pick” awards, and the
receive a bus pull T-shirt and participa-    remaining being specialty trophies like
tion ribbon.                                 Ladies Choice, Best Motorcycle, Best
   The Dulles Day Family Festival and        Antique, said Chesley. Specialty trophies
Plane Pull, presented by the Metro-          will be in the shape of 10-inch plates.
politan       Washington        Airports        This year’s show benefits Life with
Authority, also will feature live music,     Cancer, which provides classes through
a 10th annual car show, military and         the INOVA system, support, information
civilian aircraft displays, business ex-     and education to people facing cancer.
hibits and children’s games and                 In addition, there is a 50-50 raffle of
entertainment.                               a DeWalt leather Cycle jacket personally
   For more information, to register a       autographed by Matt Kenseth for $5/
team, sign up to exhibit or volunteer        ticket or 5/$20. Donations are 100 per-
or for sponsorship details, visit            cent tax deductible. or call 703-359-              Registration is $15 at the gate. Con-
4301. For additional questions,              tact Jim Chesley, 703-830-2129. Email:
contact Holly Claytor at 804-346-5544          Web     site:
or, or Or go to
Courtney Prebich at 703-417-8370    or call 703-                   776-2841.                                                                                                                            Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 17
                                                                                                                                        Centre View Sports Editor Eric J. Gilmore
                                                                                                                              703-917-6438 or

               elcome to the 2008 Connection Pigskin Preview. In this special section, you will find

  W            team breakdowns, as well as a glance around the region, a recap of last year’s stand-
               ings and predictions for some week one match-ups. For a complete look at the foot
               ball landscape, visit our Web site at Special thanks
  to Robbie Hammer, Craig Sterbutzel, Louise Krafft, Stuart Moll and John Smith.

                                 —Eric J. Gilmore, Mark Giannotto and Rich Sanders

Centreville Wildcats
   Head Coach: Gerry Pannoni, second year.
   2007 Record: 6-5 overall, 3-3 Concorde District (lost in
first round of Div. 6 playoffs)
   Returning Starters: seven offense, four defense
   Key Losses: RB/DB Darryl Hamilton; LB Donnell Carpen-
ter; LB Jamey McClendon; OL/DL Brett Miller; RB Andrew
Morgan; WR Chris Stewart
   Top Returners: OT Luke Bowanko, Sr., 6-6, 270; QB David
Toth, Sr., 6-5, 250; OG/DT Mike Upham, Sr., 6-4, 240; LB Eric Gray, Sr., 6-0, 190; WR/DB
Brandon Carpenter, Sr., 6-0, 180; TE Zack Glatter, Sr., 6-5, 250;
   Must win: Week Four, Sept. 19 at Herndon
   Fun Fact: Centreville’s defense only allowed 112 points all season, the lowest in the
Northern Region. Heading into the ninth game of the season, the Wildcats only relin-
quished a gaudy 5.4 points per game.
   Aspect to Watch: Centreville had a solid season in coach Gerry Pannoni’s first sea-
son, but was overshadowed by Westfield’s undefeated season. The Wildcats return a
senior quarterback,
along with offensive
stalwart         Luke
Bowanko, but inex-
perience at wide re-
ceiver and in the sec-
ondary could be po-
tential snags. The
season         opener
against West Potomac
will be a huge litmus

                                                                                           Chantilly Chargers
Westfield Bulldogs                                                                            Head Coach: Michael Lalli, fourth year.
                                                                                              Career Record: 37-42
 Head Coach: Tom Verbanic, ninth year.                                                        2007 Record: 8-3 overall, 4-2 Concorde District (lost in
 Career Record: 161-50                                                                     first round of Div. 6 playoffs)
 2007 Record: 15-0 overall, 6-0 Concord District (Virginia                                    Returning Starters: four offense, four defense
AAA Division 6 State Champions).                                                              Key Losses: QB Austin Decker; LB Mike Quigg; TB Bugsy
 Returning Starters: three offense, one defense.                                           Urrutia; TE Jacob Barren; OL Doug Boyle; FB Antonio Cross;
 Key Losses: QB Mike Glennon; WR/DB Johnny Pickett;                                        OL/DL Kyle Gilley
RB/LB Brian Kennedy; WR David Kruchko; RB/LB Steven                                           Top Returners: OG/LB Isaac Sine, Sr., 6-3, 220; RB Torrian Pace, Sr., 5-10, 220;
                                  Tabot; TE Ross Lavin;                                       OT Andrew Crawford, Sr., 6-6, 270; C Brendan Murphy, Sr., 5-10, 220
                                  LB Kyle Goffredo; K David Skahn; OL/DL Chris                Must win: Week Four, Sept. 19 vs. Westfield
                                  Leon; WR/DB Brian Obungu                                    Fun Fact: It’s hard to believe, but the Chargers were winless in 2004 and bounced
                                    Top Returners: OL Tyler Barfield, Sr., 6-2, 285;       back two years later with a Northern Region championship in 2006. To win the region
                                  OL Tyler Delph, Sr., 6-3, 285; DB Evan Winfrey, Sr.,                                                          title, Chantilly defeated Westfield
                                  6-2, 200; QB Danny Fenyak, Jr., 6-4, 160                                                                      for the only time in school history.
                                    Must win: Week Four, Sept. 19 at Chantilly                                                                     Aspect to Watch: Quarterback
                                    Fun Fact: Twice in a span of four years, the Bull-                                                          Austin Decker was the team’s un-
                                  dogs went undefeated en route to the Div. 6 state                                                             doubted leader on offense last sea-
                                  championship. And a set of brothers led the charge,                                                           son, even though the Chargers had
                                  with current Virginia Tech starter Sean Glennon and                                                           several capable running backs.
                                  current Denver Bronco wide receiver Eddie Royal                                                               Now senior Torrian Pace has to
                                  commanding the 2003 squad and N.C. State fresh-                                                               step up in the backfield, while line-
                                  man Mike Glennon pacing the 2007 champs.                                                                      backer Issac Sine has to replace the
                                    Aspect to Watch: Junior quarterback Danny                                                                   void created by Mike Quigg’s ab-
                                  Fenyak was impressive in spot time last season. At                                                            sence.
                                  6-foot-4, how will he deal with taking over the spot
                                  vacated by one of last season’s premier national re-
                                  cruits? Also, with Westfield losing 48 seniors, how
                                  will the talented, yet inexperienced roster respond?

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T            Mike Skinner, Dale Eaton and Gerry
             Pannoni were all neophyte Groveton as-
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a then-recent high school graduate. It was so long
ago that Lewis, the last coach at Groveton before it
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merged with Fort Hunt to form West Potomac in
1985, had to dig out the championship plaque just
to jog his memory of who his boss was.
   Being a full-time high school football coach is a       Gerry Pannoni heads into year two at
job that is an annual commitment. So it’s hard to          Centreville, but is no stranger to the area.
blame Lewis, who has been coaching for more than
a quarter-century, for blending seasons together.          Westfield and T.C. Williams now employ varying de-
   “We were all coaching together,” Lewis said of his      grees of pass-happy offenses.
colleagues who all became successful head coaches.           “It all depends on how your kids fit,” Lewis said.
“That was special because we were all fairly young.”       “We still ran the I-formation five years ago because
   A mere generation later, Lewis and many of the          we had a 225-pound tailback and some big boys in
“old guard” are still around, having transitioned from     the trenches… The last four years we’ve had more
eager assistants and coordinators into seasoned head       athletes on the squad. It’s only been the past five years
coaches. But more than seniority and even more than        we’ve gone spread or no huddle.”
X’s and O’s, the few remaining Northern Virginia
treasures have continued to hover on the sidelines         COACHES CARRY CREDIBILITY, especially the
on Friday nights.                                          ones that have lingered. In the two Northern Region
   There is no instruction manual for high school foot-    final games last season, there were nearly 80 years
ball coaches, though they appear to all be a similar       worth of head coaching experience, with Renner
breed — tough-nosed, no-nonsense, fear-striking            (Mount Vernon, Langley and West Springfield) fac-
massive men. But aside from their ear-piercing             ing Verbanic (Fairfax, Westfield) and Mickey Thomp-
whistles, the tutoring of teenagers and demand for         son (Park View/Sterling, Stone Bridge) clashing with
discipline, all have done what quality coaches do.         Lewis (Groveton, Edison and Jefferson) for the third
Gain respect. And win.                                     straight season.
   Bruce Hanson, the Yorktown head coach since               Lewis’ former Groveton assistant, Mike Skinner,
1981, epitomized his coaching passion when his Pa-         took Centreville to four straight Northern Region title
triots squeaked through another win over archrival         games, winning a Group AAA Division 6 state cham-
Washington-Lee at the conclusion of the 2007 regu-         pionship in 2000. He was the defensive coordinator
lar season. Hanson’s loyal assistants had already          for his former Frostburg State teammate Pannoni last
carpooled over to his house, ready to decompress           season, before jumping to Stone Bridge to Thomp-
and dissect film, and yet the Northern Region’s long-      son in the off-season.
est-tenured coach was still conversing candidly with         “We all went our separate ways,” Lewis said of his
two local sportswriters among sweaty socks.                former Groveton staff. “Gerry (Pannoni) and I are
   “We’re hoping to get back up,” Hanson said Mon-         the only ones left coaching now.”
day, reiterating the same message he made before             Thompson, winner of two of the past three Northern
bowing out to Lewis’ senior-laden Edison team in           Region Division 5 titles and the defending state cham-
the 2007 playoffs.                                         pion, has been coaching in the area since 1990, and has
   A few weeks earlier, Lewis’ Eagles had overpowered      another loaded roster expected to repeat as state champs.
Washington-Lee, a district foe during a cold, sputter-       Annandale’s Dick Adams won back-to-back Divi-
ing November rainstorm. Lewis, and his ever-support-       sion 6 state titles in 1993 and 1994, while Robinson’s
ing wife — an absolute essential — were the last two       Mark Bendorf (1997 and 2000) and Westfield’s Tom
to be pried from the field, ignoring the miserable         Verbanic (2004 and 2007) also have two state titles.
weather to chat more Northern Region football.             Bendorf and Verbanic’s schools were recently named
                                                           among the top-20 programs of the past decade.
THE GAME HAS EVOLVED. But it’s clearly still
dominated by experience. Any of the long-tenured           ASK ANY COACH, including McLean’s Jim Patrick,
head coaches, West Springfield’s Bill Renner,              who is in his first year, and he’ll admit that hiring a
Annandale’s Dick Adams, Robinson’s Mark Bendorf            quality staff is essential. Some coordinators may be
and Westfield’s Tom Verbanic, along with Hanson and        coaches waiting in the wings, but if history is any
Lewis, will admit the schemes vary drastically from        indication, the fraternity isn’t ready to initiate many
the mid-to-late 1980s when wishbone and traditional        new members.
triple-option offenses were the norm, as teams tried          But Lewis and Hanson, and the entire crop will
to overpower opponents with muscle and brute force.        eventually have to step aside, clearing a path for as-
   “The main change (since I started coaching in the       sistants that could represent the next generation of
area) is the game itself has changed a lot,” Lewis said.   soon-to-be established coaches.
“It has gone from rock ‘em sock ‘em with who is big-          “I enjoy what I do and I’m very proud of what we
ger, stronger football to spreading it out, throwing       accomplished at Edison and you can’t accomplish un-
the football more and trying to create running space.”     less you’ve got great assistants under you,” Lewis said.
   The spread schemes, which accentuates athletes’         “Having been an assistant at Groveton, I know that.”
speed in space, is the rage as West Springfield,              That part, at least, he does remember.                                                                                                     Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008 ❖ 19
                          Sports: Pigskin Preview

Northern Region at a Glance
CONCORDE DISTRICT                                      to make a third-consecutive playoff berth.         Robinson is still hopeful with quarterback           questions are at the skill positions, where
                                                                                                          Timmy Meier and running back Alex Murray             Pannoni is considering playing freshmen.

Westfield                                              Oakton                                             both returning after starting last season. The

  The Westfield Bulldogs                                  The Oakton Cougars
                                                                                                          schedule is again brutal with Lake Braddock,
                                                                                                          West Springfield and Stone Bridge littering
used 48 seniors — 21 of who                            are now three years re-                            the non-district schedule.                             The Herndon Hornets
were starters — to earn its second Division 6          moved from the 2004 Division 6 state title,                                                             were one of the hottest teams
state title in four years, defeating Woodbridge,       and frankly, there has been a two-year hang-                                                            at the end of the 2007 sea-
42-14, which completed a perfect 15-0 sea-             over. After having eight Division I players        Centreville                                          son, winning four of five (the lone loss was
son. The Bulldogs were downright dominant,             graduate in 2006, Oakton struggled to a 5-5          The Centreville Wild-                              against Westfield) after starting the season
beating its opponents by an average of 29.4            record in 2007, losing to Madison and              cats ended a two-year play-                          1-4. The Hornets, who had their a non-win-
points, while allowing only 8.8 points per             Annandale to open the season.                      off drought, but squandered a 12-point lead          ning season for the first time in five years,
game and recording five shutouts. Head coach           The offense should be strong                       over West Springfield with less than six min-        have now adjusted to second-year coach Joe
Tom Verbanic, who is 69-6 over the past six            with Ryan Harris and Chris                         utes remaining in the region quarterfinal. It        Sheaffer’s schemes and should again vie for
years, will look to junior quarterback Danny           Coyer, both solid senior quar-                     was only the second time the Wildcats relin-         a playoff slot. Junior Zach Ozycz will again
Fenyak to replace Mike Glennon, who is now             terbacks, returning along with                     quished 15-plus points all season. But 2008          command the offense, a job he won late last
playing at NC State. The Bulldogs also have            all-district selection Trey Watts                  will be different as defensive coordinator Mike      season. On the ground, junior tailback Devin
to replace receiver Johnny Pickett (Ball State).       in the backfield. Senior Jack Tyler, a 6-foot-2,   Skinner went to Stone Bridge and assistant           Thompson replaces Desmond Seifu and
But with Tyler Barfield, an all-region lineman,        215-pound linebacker who has 193 career            Roy Ferri was hired at Stuart. Second-year           Chris Winston, while junior fullbacks Aus-
returning and one of the top junior varsity            tackles, will help to anchor the defense, while    coach Gerry Pannoni has to replace first-team        tin Moore and Sam Grother will also be
teams in the area, Westfield should be poised          6-foot-5 all-region punter/tight end Wade          all-re-                 gion standouts Darryl        counted on.
for another solid season.                              Reynolds also returns. Oakton should be un-                                 Hamilton (Richmond)
                                                       defeated heading into a home game against
                                                       Chantilly in week six.
                                                                                                                                     and Donnell Carpen-
Chantilly                                                                                                                             ter defensively, but
                                                                                                                                      senior defensive end       To say the Fairfax Rebels
   The Chantilly Chargers
have something to prove this
                                                       James Robinson                                                                 Mike Upham is a
                                                                                                                                     nice start. Senior
                                                                                                                                                               have struggled of late would
                                                                                                                                                               be an understatement. The Rebels haven’t had
season after getting ousted by Robinson in the            The James Robinson Rams                                                   David Toth and junior      a winning season in nine years, and since join-
first round of the Division 6 playoffs, just a year    made five-straight regional title                                            Cam Walter are vying       ing the Concorde District three years ago,
removed from a state championship appear-              game appearances, winning the state                                             for the starting        Fairfax hasn’t sniffed a victory. In fact, it’s
ance. The Chargers have to replace senior quar-        championship in 2001 and losing in                                                 quarterback slot,    given up 30 points per game since 2005, and
terback/safety Austin Decker and linebacker            2004. But ever since joining the                                                     while third-       was outscored 218-28 within the district in
Mike Quigg, but have two solid Division I re-          Concorde District four years ago, the                                                 year starter      2007. A sliver of hope for second-year coach
cruits in running back Torrian Pace and Issac          Rams have lost 12 times compared                                                       L u k e          Chris Haddock is that he returns 13 starters,
Sine. Pace, clocked at 4.47 seconds in the 40-         to just five losses in the previous                                                    Bowanko,         including senior quarterback Abdul Amin,
yard dash, averaged 10.9 yards per carry en            five years. Robinson still made                                                      who has com-       running back Alex Price and 6-foot-4, 285-
route to 12 touchdowns while sharing with              the playoffs last season, their                                                     mitted to the U-    pound Josh Patterson. And the Rebels face
three other backs a year ago. This season, he          ninth time in the past 11 sea-                                                    Va., will again an-   Washington-Lee and Falls Church — the two
and Sine, a 6-foot-3, 218-pound linebacker, will       sons, but squandered a late                                                     chor the offensive      teams they collected wins against last season
have to lead a young crop if the Chargers want         lead to West Springfield.                                                     line. The biggest         — again this year.

                                                                                                                                  Northern Region Div. 6
                                                                                                                                                                         2007 Final Standings
                                                                                                                                  Power Points — 2007 Final              Liberty District
    PIGSKIN PROGNOSTICATORS: Week One                                                                                             1.       Westfield           33.0
                                                                                                                                                                         Stone Bridge
    Each week, The Connection’s Pigskin Prognosticators select winners from the top five prep games.                              2.       Chantilly           31.0
                                                                                                                                  3.       West Springfield    30.9      Langley            5-2        6-4
 GAMES OF THE WEEK                                                                                                                                                       Marshall           4-3        8-4
 1. W. Springfield at Stone Bridge                                                                                                4.       Lake Braddock       28.7
                                                                                                                                  5.       West Potomac        28.4      W.T. Woodson       4-3        5-5
 2. Oakton at Madison                                                                                                                                                    South Lakes        2-5        3-8
 3. Westfield at South County                                                                                                     6.       Centreville         27.3
                                                                                                                                  7.       Robinson            27.0      McLean             1-6        2-8
 4. Mount Vernon at T.C. Williams                                                                                                                                        Jefferson          0-7        1-9
 5. West Potomac at Centreville                                                                                                   8.       South County        26.9
 6. W.T. Woodson at Fairfax                                                                                                       9.       Langley             26.8      Concorde District
 7. Lee at Edison                                                                                                                 10.      Oakton              26.1      Westfield      6-0            15-0
 8. Robinson at Lake Braddock                                                                                                     11.      Herndon             25.5      Chantilly      4-2            8-3
 9. Alabama vs. Clemson                                                                                                           12.      W.T. Woodson        25.1      Centreville    3-3            6-5
 10. ECU vs. Virginia Tech                                                                                                        13.      T.C. Williams       23.9      Oakton         3-3            5-5
                                                                                                                                  14.      Annandale           22.9      Herndon        3-3            5-5
 WEEK NINE SCHEDULE:                                                                                                              15.      Fairfax             20.9      Robinson       2-4            6-6
 Games played Thurs., Aug. 28                                                                                                                                            Fairfax        0-6            2-8
 Hayfield at Marshall, 7:30 p.m.               Craig Sterbutzel        Mark Giannotto           Rich Sanders                      Northern Region Div. 5
 Annandale at McLean, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                                   Power Points — 2007 Final              Patriot District
                                               Sports Photographer     Sports Editor            Sports Editor                                                            West Springfield   6-1        10-3
 Lee at Edison, 7:30 p.m.                      Last Week: 0-0          Last Week: 0-0           Last Week: 0-0
 Falls Church at Jefferson, 6:30 p.m.                                                                                             1.       Stone Bridge        31.7      Lake Braddock      6-1        8-3
                                               Season: 0-0             Season: 0-0              Season: 0-0                       2.       Madison             29.0      South County       5-2        6-5
 Broad Run at Wakefield, 7:30 p.m.             Percentage: 0%          Percentage: 0%           Percentage: 0%
 Robinson at Lake Braddock, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                             3.       Edison              28.8      West Potomac       4-3        8-4
                                               1. Stone Bridge         1. W. Springfield        1. Stone Bridge                   4.       Marshall            25.8      T.C. Williams      3-4        4-6
 Games played Fri., Aug. 29                    2. Oakton               2. Oakton                2. Madison
 Oakton at Madison, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                                     5.       Mount Vernon        24.7      Annandale          2-5        4-6
                                               3. Westfield            3. Westfield             3. Westfield                      6.       Yorktown            24.0      Lee                2-5        2-9
 Wilson (D.C.) at Yorktown, 7:30 p.m.          4. T.C. Williams        4. T.C. Williams         4. T.C. Williams
 W.T. Woodson at Fairfax, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                               7.       South Lakes         21.5      Hayfield           0-7        1-9
                                               5. Centreville          5. West Potomac          5. West Potomac                   8.       Lee                 21.1
 Mount Vernon at T.C. Williams, 5 p.m.         6. W.T. Woodson         6. W.T. Woodson          6. W.T. Woodson                                                          National District
 George Mason at J.E.B. Stuart, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                         9.       Washington-Lee      20.9
                                               7. Edison               7. Edison                7. Edison                                                                Edison          6-0           10-3
 Washington-Lee at Dominion, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                            10.      Wakefield           18.9
                                               8. Robinson             8. Robinson              8. Robinson                                                              Mount Vernon    5-1           6-5
 Heritage at South Lakes, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                               11.      Falls Church        19.7
                                               9. Alabama              9. Alabama               9. Clemson                                                               Yorktown        4-2           5-6
 Westfield at South County, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                             12.      McLean              19.2
                                               10. ECU                 10. ECU                  10. Virginia Tech                                                        Washington-Lee 3-3            4-6
 West Potomac at Centreville, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                           13.      Hayfield            19.2
                                                                                                                                                                         Wakefield       2-4           2-8
 West Springfield at Stone Bridge, 7:30 p.m.                                                                                      14.      Jefferson           18.5
                                                                                                                                                                         Falls Church    1-5           3-7
                                                                                                                                  15.      Stuart              16.4
                                                                                                                                                                         J.E.B. Stuart   0-6           0-10
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                                                                                                                             • Interior Moldings Crown-Chair Rail-Shadow Boxing
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                                                                                                                                      • Exterior Trim Repair/Replacement
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                                                                                                                                On the web at
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                                                             • Basement Finishing
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                                                               screened) • Erosion &
                                                                                                                                                                                         Vinyl Siding Damaged or Falling Off?
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22 ❖ Centre View South ❖ August 28 - September 3, 2008                                                                                                                                            
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 IMPROVEMENTS                                                              PAINTING                       4 RE for Sale                 4 RE for Sale                 3 RE for Rent
                                                                                                                                                                 Manassas 3 br 2.5 ba TH end
                   The                                                                                         Bank Owned----ON-SITE
                                                                                                                                                                 unit garden setting, upgrades,
                                                                                                                                                                 $1500. call Sue. 703-309-9345
 A DIVISION OF NURSE CONSTRUCTION                                                                                           Springfield                          21 Announcements
HOME INSPECTION LIST                                               www.Patriot                           3 beds, 2 baths, 1152 sq ft
REPAIRS, CERAMIC TILE,                                         Free Est. • Satisfaction Guar.!                             6010 Frederick                              GOOD SAMARITAN:
                                                                                                                   Sale Date: Sat Sept 20th at Noon               Serious injuries and driver at
PAINTING, DRYWALL,                                             Lic./Ins.                   Int./Ext.                                                              fault denies responsibility. If
                                                                                                                     FREE COLOR BROCHURE                              you witnessed an auto
CARPENTRY, CUSTOM                                                 703-502-7840                                              800-260-5846                          accident on July 29, 2007 at
WOOD REPAIR, LT. PLUMBING &                                                                                                                                       approx. 8 pm at the intersec-
                                                                                 Cell                                         tion of Union Mill & Rte 29 /
ELECTRICAL, POWER WASHING                                         571-283-4883                                     James Meadows 290-700-3414                        Lee Hwy between a Jeep
                                                                                                                                                                  Liberty (2 female occupants)
       Since 1964                                                                                                                                                    and a Hyundai Santa Fe
 We Accept VISA/MC                                                         ROOFING                                                                                  (female driver), please call
                                                                                                       21 Announcements 21 Announcements                                   Rae McClary
 703-441-8811                                                    Roofing & Siding                                                                                         (202) 463-8282

   LANDSCAPING                                                               (All Types)                        Child Care Center in Pender Area
                                                                 Soffit & Fascia Wrapping              ABC Kiddie College
                                                                                                                                                                       26 Antiques
                                                                             New Gutters               Ages : Infant to Kindergarten
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Yard Work, Trees & Shrubs
                                                                           Leaks Repaired
                                                                          No job too small
                                                                                                       Location : 3901 Fair Ridge Dr., #210, Fairfax, VA 22033     antique/semi antique furn.
                                                                                                                                                                    including mid century &
                                                                                                       Tel : (703) 691-1990
Trimmed/Removed!                                                                                                                                                      danish modern Teak
Mulching, Hauling,
                                                                     703-975-2375                      WEB :                              furniture, sterling, mens
Gutter Cleaning, etc.                                                                                  Characteristics : Quality Care & Education in Christian    watches, painting/art glass,
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703-385-3338                                                       TREE SERVICE                               Outstanding Teachers & Quality Program               jewelry, etc. Call Schefer
                                                                                                              Newly Renovated Building & Spacious Classrooms      Antiques @ 703-241-0790.
                                                                                                              Huge Playground and Auditorium
      A&S                                                       TREE & HEAVY
                                                                                                                For Enrollment, Call 703-691-1990 (Office),
                                                               TRASH HAULING
                                                                                                                    240-372-5290 & 703-955-0439 (Cell)
                                                                                                                                                                      28 Yard Sales
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                                                                  • Clean-up Grounds                                                                                  12 Garage Sales in 1
 Retaining Walls • Patios                                            •Leaf Removal                                                                                Neighborhood! Furn, bikes,
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                                                               703-373-3297                                                                                       Sat Aug 30, 8-noon. Courts of
     703-863-7465                                             New#- 571-312-7227                                                                                  Fox Mill (Pinecrest & Fox Mill
                                                                      Good is not
                                                                      good, where
                                                                                                          PIANOS                                                   29 Misc. for Sale
                                                                                                                                                                    $250 KING Pillow Top
•Tree Stump Removal
   • Clean-up Grounds
      •Leaf Removal
                                                                        better is
                                                                                                            1/2 Price                                              Mattress & Box set (3pc)-
                                                                                                                                                                    Brand New, Never Used
                                                                                                                                                                   w/warranty. (Retail $500+)
 703-373-3297                                                        -Thomas Fuller                    After more than 50 yrs - we’re closing out!                 Deliverable 571-926-1990
New#- 571-312-7227
                                                                                                           Band Instruments, guitars, violins,                   7 PC Cherry Sleigh Bedroom
                                                                                                                                                                   set - Brand new in boxes,
                                                                                                               office file cabs. & desks.                                Worth $1200+
                                                                                                                                                                 (Can help deliver)Asking $575
  Employers:                                                                                                 Pianos starting at $995                                     571-926-1990

   Are your recruiting ads not                                                                                        Call Gordon Keller
                                                                                                                                                                 Power Recliner liftchair. petite
                                                                                                                                                                 size. never used. worth $1,000
   working in other papers?                                                                                             703-548-8833
                                                                                                                                                                    $650 firm 703-266-2223
                                                                                                                                                                  QN Pillow Top Mattress &
                                                                                                                                                                  box set Brand new in plastic
     Try a better way to fill your                                                                     21 Announcements 21 Announcements
                                                                                                                                                                    w/warranty! Can deliver.
                                                                                                                                                                  (Worth $300+) MUST SELL
          employment openings                                                                                                                                        $150 571-926-1990

                                                                                                                                                                 116 Childcare Avail.
                                                                                                                                                                  BURKE Childcare avail in my
         Ashburn       Cascades
                                                       5                                                                                                         home,OFC Lic, FT & PT, days,
                                                                                                                                                                   evenings, Back-up care &
                                                                         Chevy                                                                                       special needs children
                         Herndon             Falls
                                                                Bethesda Chase                                                                                   welcome. Large yard for lots of
               1            Reston                                                                                                                                     fun! 703-569-8056
   South                                                      McLean
   Riding                                                                                                                                                           C’ville before/after school
                                   Oakton    6                       Arlington                                                                                   care. Cub Run. Call Vicki, 703-
                           4                                                         Washington,                                                                             895-2273.
            Centreville                                                                 D.C.
               Clifton                                                                                                                                                Family Childcare
                               Historic             Burke                                                                                                           Childcare with price rate
                               Clifton      Fairfax
                                                        Springfield              3                                                                                    fixed. Special needs
                                                       2                                                                                                              welcome 30 yrs exp.
                                                     Laurel                                                                                                              State lic. 16 yrs.
                                                      Hill                                                                                                              Curriculum based,
                                                                                                                                                                     Low turnover/low ratio
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                                                                             Stone Ridge!
                                                                         Van Metre town
                                                                         home w/ 2 car                                                           Lorton                                          Woodbridge
                                                                                                                                 Fabulous opportunity to own an exceptional       So Much--So Little! A 5 BR/3 BA, single family
                                                                                                                                                                                  home, beautiful curb appeal, large yard, Crown
                                                                         garage! Features                                        b BR/1.5 BA/ 2 lvl unit w/private balcony.       Molding and other unique architectural details,
                                                                                                                                 Updates incl. Hi-eff windows, Corian in Kit,     Sunroom, Huge Finished Basement with
                                                                         hardwood floors,                                        gas fireplace in living room; separate dining    Kitchenette/Wet Bar and more. Act now or it
                                                                                                                                                                                  will be sold to someone else. It’s a BEAUTIFUL
                 CENTREVILLE                                                                                                     room; laundry room on upper lvl. Great for
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                  Sully Station!                                         center island                                           commuters! SHOW AND SELL! $189,900               GREAT PRICE!                            $159,900
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                                                                         kitchen, 3 finished                         LISA CLAYBORNE                                               LENORE BULLOCK
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granite counter-tops! Clean as a whistle! Walking
                                                                                                                     Multi-Million Dollar Sales Club                              REALTOR
distance to elementary school! Easy access to com-
                                                      trees! Beautiful!                $1995                         703-502-8145                                                 703-961-7179
muter routes and shopping!                 $544,900
                                                                                                                     703-675-5461                                                 "I Make Your Goals My Top Priority!"

                                                             Little Rocky Run- Cul de                                                Centreville                                                        Ashburn
                                                                                                                                                                                      ALL YOU’RE LOOKING FOR
                                                                                                                                   Pristine and
                                                             sac location! Brand new                                               perfect. A half                                    & MORE! END Gar TH is
                                                                                                                                   an acre, level                                     Perfect Combination of Price,
                                                             custom kitchen w/stainless                                            wooded lot, no                                     Design & Location! Formal LR
                                                             steel appliances! Screened                                            HOA. 5/6                                           &DR w/3-Sided FPL *
                                                                                                                                   BR/3.5 BA.                                         Spacious Kit w/Sep Eating
                                                             Porch & Deck! Fresh Paint!                                            Open and                                           Area & Bay Window * MBR
                                                                                                         bright. Vaulted ceilings, hardwood                                           w/W-I Closet & Lux BA *
                                                             New Carpet! Built-ins!                      flooring. Granite, Miele & Dacor chef’s                                      Vaulted Ceilings * Big Rec.
                                                             Fenced yard! This is really                 kitchen. Master suite w/ sitting room.                                       Rm. w/FPL * Awesome Double
                                                                                                         Master BA w/ Jacuzzi. All closets are                 Decks & Patio overlook Large COMMON AREA *
                                                             Special! Don’t miss this                    built-in capital closets. Fully finished              Fresh Paint, New Carpet & Neutral Decor * Light &
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              ELIZABETH                                            MEG LAWLESS                                       CYNTHIA LEHMAN                                              AJ GARLICHS,
              McGUINESS                                           CROSSETT                                           Realtor                                                     REALTOR
              Realtor, GRI, ABR                                   703-795-3340                                       703-633-7663                                                Accredited Buyer Representative
                                                                  703-631-3200                                       703-587-7307 (cell)
              703-626-1952                                                                                           “Let me be the key to your                                  703-338-6748
                                                         real estate success”                              
                              LOCATION,                                              Chantilly                                                                                                                  Fairfax
                              LOCATION,                                              Fabulous                  Looking To Sell, Buy,                                                             2 BR/2 BA Condo
                                                                                     Condo in                                                                                                    in Penderbrook.
                              LOCATION!                                            South Riding!
                                                                                                                 Rent Or Invest?                                                                 The Kit boasts
                         This lovely SFH on                                         Garage condo            Ask Me How You Can Buy A                                                             elevated granite
                         quiet street features                                      with door to foyer                                                                                           counters, ext oak
                         so many upgrades!                                          and up the stairs         Home With Little Or No                                                             cabinets with B/I
                                                                                    to main living
                         Remodeled kitchen,
                                                                                    area. Separate
                                                                                                                 Money Down!!!                                                                   Desk, side by side
 updated baths, hardwood floors, front &                                                                                                                                                         refrig and flat top
                                                      Dining area next to Kitchen. Kitchen big
 back porch, newer roof, siding & more. This          enough for a small table. Large Master               “Let me be the key to your                          stove. New vinyl windows (‘06) a Custom CF, B/I
 meticulously maintained lot also features a                                                                                                                                        .
                                                                                                                                                               bookcases and WB/FP MB renovated w/marble fl &
                                                      Bedroom, two large closets and grand bath-
 fenced-in backyard, perfect for entertaining!        room. Second bedroom is good sized with large
                                                                                                              Real Estate SUCCESS”                             ext shower. Spac Loft. A huge Palladian window
 Minutes to I-66 and Metro stop.     $449,999                                                                                                                  overlooks the 17th hole (but safely). Deck, Quiet,
                                                      closet. Good storage in garage.         $199,000                                                         wooded community                          $345,000

                            BILL and CINDY GLACKEN                                                                   KIM HOUSE
                                  703-961-7170                                                                       NVAR Top Producer
                                                                                                                     15 Years of experience
                                                                                                                                                                Interested in a
                                                                            working for you!
                                                                          703-201-8660                                  Career in
                           Centreville                                              Centreville
                  Stunning townhome w/new
                  carpet on main level and
                                                                                 Great single fam-
                                                                                                                                     Priced at                    Real Estate?
                                                                                 ily home w/ huge                                    $479,900 this
                  new hardwood flooring in
                  kitchen! Formal dining area
                  w/sliders leading to beauti-
                                                                                 family room
                                                                                 addition. Formal
                                                                                                                                     colonial has
                                                                                                                                     been tastefully
                                                                                                                                                                 Call for more
                  fully landscaped fully fenced                                  living and dining                                   remodeled top to
                  rear yard. Bright living
 room w/ huge window for plenty of sun-
                                                      rooms. 3 spacious bedrooms up w/ 2 full            bottom, inside and out. New baths, floors,
                                                                                                         paint, updated kitchen, finished bsmt,
                                                                                                                                                                information at
                                                      baths. Great deck off of family room per-
 shine. Fully finished lower level w fireplace
 and walk-out stairs to rear yard.3 nice sized
 BR on upper level and 2 full BA. $275,000
                                                      fect for entertaining.2 car garage. Great
                                                      curb appeal in great location.     $375,000
                                                                                                         corian counters, private lot and in the
                                                                                                         sought after neighborhood of Cabells Mill.              703-961-2463
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