Monthly Archives: December 2008

Corner of University & Main

That’s where I will be at 7 pm for the first annual “Fairfax Four Miler.”  The race is sponsored by City of Fairfax and “Pacers” Running Store in downtown Fairfax.  It’s all part of First Night Fairfax taking place tonight.  It … Continue reading

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Great Writing on Chesapeake Bay

There a lot of flaws with the Washington Post, starting with its relentlessly elitist editorial page.  However, you have to recognize excellent writing which combines objective facts, personal observations and a larger picture.  The Post’s series by David Farenthold on … Continue reading

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Goose Hunt on the Eastern Shore

This morning after Christmas I met my Dad at 4:30 am and we headed east out Rte 50 to the Eastern Shore of Maryland.   When we reached the blind at 6:45, a cold sun was just creeping over the horizon.  We set … Continue reading

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It’s a Wonderful Life

It was beautiful and quiet Christmas Eve.  Sharon and I took the kids to visit our respective families before arriving home by 8pm.  Prior to walking over to Church to midnight services, I watched “It’s a Wondeful Life” with my girls.  … Continue reading

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Coats for the Lamb Center

It’s  Christmas and cold as he!! outside.  The perfect time to make a donation of a spare coat or sweater to the Lamb Center located at 3220 Old Lee Highway in Fairfax City.  The Lamb Center is a United Way … Continue reading

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