April 21, 2010
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One of the largest wine events on the East Coast is hitting on June 5th and 6th 2010 at Bull Run Regional Park in Centreville, Virginia .  The Vintage Virginia Wine Festival will be featuring 50 wineries including over 250 award-winning Virginia wines.  I attended this event last year and have been counting down the […]
April 16, 2010
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Opening day for Orioles baseball has come and gone.  The city of Baltimore was electric.  Walking next to the stadium on my way to work there were crowds already gathered outside Pickles Pub.  We lucked out with sunny skies, even though the temperature was a bit chilly.  Unfortunately our poor Orioles could not pull out […]
April 13, 2010
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Nothing makes me happier then effectively multi-tasking.    That’s why tonight I am heading over to the Green Turtle in Fells Point after work for the kick-off of the Charm City Concierge “Cheering for Charity” Campaign.  While enjoying the company of good friends, co-workers, and noshing on food and drinks specials, I will have the extra […]
April 8, 2010
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The temperature is rising, the flowers are blooming, and spring is upon us.  To me that means one thing: the start to another fun-filled Orioles season.  With the most snow on record this winter I am overjoyed to bid farewell to snow shovels and winter sweaters and hello to sunshine and baseball.  Baltimore definitely knows […]
April 5, 2010
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The Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park in Vienna, Virginia is where the performing arts communities come to life.  The best season of the year is approaching fast.  Starting in late May and rolling through to the beginning of September this venue will hit about 100 performances.  Throughout this musical journey you can expect […]
March 26, 2010
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Having just moved to the DC/MD/VA area last fall, I’m a newbie to all of this Cherry Blossom Festival hoop-la. Everyone has been telling me how beautiful the springtime is here, and after this crazy winter we’ve just experienced, I was hoping they weren’t lying.  I’m a runner, so I was also told that I […]
March 24, 2010
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Are you looking for the perfect place to enjoy your favorite teams during this time of basketball madness?  Stop searching!  We have the inside scoop to the 2010 March Madness hotspots.  It’s all about being surrounded by giant televisions, munching on your favorite appetizers, and taking advantage of these fantastic drink specials.  There are specials […]
March 22, 2010
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Virginia’s first Wine Week, Love By The Glass, starts today!  March 22-28, 2010 marks the beginning of the Virginia Wine Industry celebration.  A mixture of all different types of restaurants and wine shops will be promoted that offer Virginia wines for sale by the glass.   Virginia is home to more than 155 wineries across the state […]
March 17, 2010
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Let’s take a walk down Washington, DC’s New York Avenue and land at this year’s secret pot of gold.  A contemporary British Isles Bistro called AGAINN really sets the bar for St. Patrick’s Day this year. AGAINN’s menu has something to fulfill all of you Irish lads and lassies, but also caters a unique menu […]
March 15, 2010
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Now that we’re working adults, St. Patrick’s Day has a different meaning than it did when we were younger. Here are a few tips for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, from breakfast to dinner, and everything in between. Top O’ the Mornin’ to ya There’s no better time to try something new than on a holiday, […]