And There Are SPLINTERS in Mine . . .

February 27, 2013

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

Read the full article →

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 […]

Read the full article →

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 […]

Read the full article →

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 […]

Read the full article →

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 […]

Read the full article →

FBI Building In Springfield?

December 7, 2012

Lee District Supervisor Jeff McKay’s response to Robert McCartney’s Washington Post article on where the FBI should and shouldn’t move is pretty compelling: I was drinking my first cup of coffee when Robert McCartney’s December 6 column jolted me awake. The column left out a lot of critical facts about the proposed FBI relocation. Here […]

Read the full article →

Enter The Big Johnson College Bowl Mania – Win A Kindle Fire!

November 29, 2012

Sure, maybe your favorite college team won’t quite make it to a bowl game this year. But you still can enter (and WIN) Kim’s   Big Johnson College Bowl Mania This free contest involves choosing the winning team for each of the 35 upcoming college football bowl games, to be played between Saturday, December 15 and Monday, January 7. All you have to […]

Read the full article →