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Jul 14, 2014 

Bicycle/Pedestrian Improvements for Idylwood Road and Chain Bridge Begins 2015

Idylwood Road According to VDOT website, it appears that they are making bicycle and pedestrian improvements not only for Idylwood Road but also on Chain Bridge Road. The purpose is to provide safer bicycle and pedestrian access to both areas.  “On Idylwood Road, a five-foot wide sidewalk will be constructed on the south side of […]

Jun 23, 2014 

Fit Foodie 5K Race Weekend Recap at Mosaic District

Mosaic District in Merrifield, VA The Fit Foodie 5K was held on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the Mosaic District. The Fit Foodie purpose was to spark interest in promoting a healthy lifestyle and delicious culinary experiences. During this event at the Mosaic District, there were a variety of vendors including chef tastings, cooking and […]

Jun 09, 2014 
Chick-Fil-A coming soon signage

May 27, 2014 

Chop’t Creative Salad Coming Soon in Vienna, VA

Picture of Old Magruders in Vienna, Va
The coming soon signage for Chop’t, which is a restaurant that offers salads, sandwiches, and dressings, will be located in the former Magruder’s space in Vienna, VA. I definitely like to try their Vegetarian Powerhouse from their menu. What about you? Chop’t restaurants also have other locations throughout DC, Maryland, and Virginia.   Website: Chop’t Creative Salad […]
Picture of Old Magruders in Vienna, Va

May 19, 2014 

Another Peet’s Coffee and Tea Coming to Tysons Station

I am surprise to see this signage and not sure how I missed it. It appears that once home to PC Retro and Caribou Coffee, this spot will be home to another Peet’s Coffee and Tea in the Tysons Station. According to Washington Business Journal, “Caribou Coffee was acquired by Peet’s Coffe & Tea’s parent company”. What […]

May 14, 2014 

May 08, 2014 

MetroWest Center Coming to Falls Church, VA

7121 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA I saw this signage as I was driving on Leesburg Pike. It appears that office condos are for sale and only seven condos will be available with retail. The total retail space with the project will be just over 16,000 square feet. These office condos will be  at 7121 […]

Apr 30, 2014 

Taste of Merrifield is May 3rd at Mosaic District

  If you missed Taste of Vienna, then why not stop by Taste of Merrifield.  The event will be held in the 2900 block of District Avenue from 12:00pm-8:00pm with live entertainment, children’s activities, local restaurants, and a beer garden. Photo of Taste of Merrifield flyer. Photo source[Greater Merrifield Business Association]  

Apr 29, 2014 

Apr 28, 2014 

Photos of Taste of Vienna

Yesterday was Taste of Vienna in Virginia. Here are a few photos and music video that I took of the event. [tube]wC85jVniWNk, 340, 600[/tube] [tube]cohF_b9wdhc, 340, 600[/tube] Vienna VA Fire Department mascot Taste of Vienna Event Ya Hala at Taste of Vienna Sonic Nights Band singing Girl Next Door Seasons 52 Raspberry Chocolate Chip Cannoli […]