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TFHSST Techstravaganza 2022 on May 14th

If you have a youngster at home who’s interested in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics—also known as “STEM”—then they’ll probably be interested in checking out the TFHSST Techstravaganza 2022. The Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology hosts the STEM celebration every year as a way to introduce interested folks from around the area…

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Score Unexpected Treasures at the Arlington Flea Market

Looking to score some unusual accent pieces for your home or a vintage piece to enhance your wardrobe? Arlington Flea Market has both—and much more. The weekly flea market has just returned for the season after a hiatus that lasted nearly two years. Considered the region’s oldest (and largest) public flea market, its vendors are…

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Enjoy Dim Sum, Cocktails and Mahjong at the Sparrow Room

Sparrow Room recently opened its doors with a new type of happy hour entertainment: mahjong tournaments. Billing itself as a “speakeasy-style mahjong parlor,” the new spot serves up dim sum and craft cocktails in a stylish and swanky setting. While the cocktails are allowed (and “encouraged”) at the mahjong table, you’ll have to take a…

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Experience the Splendor of the National Cherry Blossom Festival This Spring

After a few years off, the National Cherry Blossom Festival is returning in 2022 with its traditional four weeks of beauty and fun! The festival has come back just in time for the 110th anniversary of the gift that started it all. It’s now been more than a hundred years since the then-mayor of Tokyo…

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Warming Recipes for Busy Winter Weeknights

There’s no better way to end a cold winter’s day than by slipping into some comfy PJs to savor a piping-hot plateful of your favorite comfort food—especially when it’s made from scratch and simple to prepare. Requiring minimal ingredients and time spent in the kitchen, here are three deliciously easy recipes that guarantee to warm…

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