Want An iPad Mini? Enter The Big Johnson!

March 12, 2013

It’s once again that time when people all over the country stop doing what they are doing and feverishly consider their picks for the NCAA Basketball Tournaments so they can enter the ELEVENTH Annual Big Johnson COED College Basketball Tournament Classic, sponsored by yours truly, on ESPN. Yes, it’s 100% FREE! Here’s your chance to Stick It To The Man – yet again! A new Apple iPad Mini (yes, […]

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Three Home Improvements To Tackle Now

March 8, 2013

Here’s the gist of a great post from LifeHacker on important improvements for your home. If you own a home, chances are you’ve got a long list of renovations and upgrades you’d like to do on it. (From painting to refinishing floors, it never ends!) When it comes to saving money and preserving the value […]

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And There Are SPLINTERS in Mine . . .

February 27, 2013

Captain Grammar here with a reminder . . . don’t disobey or the paddle comes out.

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Competition For FBI Heats Up

February 12, 2013

Capitol Business has a great article on developer competition for the FBI HQ in Springfield. From the article: Some of the most established, savvy and deep-pocketed developers in the Washington area have land holdings in the center of Springfield, and they all have experience with major projects in downtown D.C., where the J. Edgar Hoover […]

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Springfield Town Center – Site Plan

February 4, 2013

Vornado has published – sort of, it’s hidden on the Springfield Town Center contacts tab – a preliminary site plan for the mall part of the Town Center. I have reproduced it below. They only show the existing JCPenney, Macy’s and Target, plus the location of the new movie theater, but there are several outward […]

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Big Johnson Still Open!

December 18, 2012

We have 74 entries so far. I’m sure some of you forgot to do your entry, or created one but forgot to enter it into the Big Johnson group. ANNOUNCEMENT:  THE BIG JOHNSON CAN STILL BE ENTERED! If you already have an ESPN entry, put it in the Big Johnson group. There have only been […]

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New Saratoga Park & Ride

December 10, 2012

From WTOP: A new park and ride lot is set to open soon in Fairfax County, with bus service to Franconia-Springfield Metro station and the Pentagon. The Saratoga Park and Ride is in Springfield, by the Fairfax County Parkway – Barta Road/Rolling Road interchange, just west of Interstate 95. “It’s beautiful, it’s nicely landscaped, conveniently […]

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