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Bootmobile Rolls Into D.C. Area

Bootmobile Rolls Into D.C. Area

Ever seen a boot on wheels? Now’s your chance!

L.L.Bean kicked off their 100th Anniversary earlier this year and to celebrate, they’re taking their larger-than-life Bootmobile on tour.

This 13-foot tall, 20.5-foot long, and 7.5-foot wide Bootmobile will be in town this weekend with events at Occoquan Regional Park and the L.L.Bean retail locations in McLean and Columbia, Md.

This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy some fun outdoor activities, and raise $1 million for the National Park Foundation this year.

Manassas Resident Wins Army Ten-Miler T-Shirt Design Contest

Manassas Resident Wins Army Ten-Miler T-Shirt Design Contest

MANASSAS (WUSA) -- Congratulations Manassas resident, Peter Pawlak, who recently won the Army Ten-Miler's annual T-shirt Design Contest.

His winning design, which is featured above, will be displayed on more than 30,000 official runner and volunteer T-shirts for The Army's 28th annual Army Ten-Miler 2012 race in October.

His design was selected by a panel of military and civilians who judged the designs that best depicted the overall themes of Army and running. 

Not only will Pawlak’s design be featured in the third largest 10-mile race in the world, but he also received a 17-inch MacBook Pro.

The 21-year-old is studying graphic design at George Mason, and is a freelance designer on the side who had a unique T-shirt concept that put him ahead of the pack.

Nordic Jazz 2012: Five Countries, Eight Concerts This Summer During the 6th Annual Festival

 

From Susan Roth: The Nordic Embassies and Twins Jazz Club are excited to present the sixth annual Nordic Jazz Festival in Washington, D.C., June 22-30, 2012.  Jazz artists from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden will present the modern sound of Nordic Jazz over the course of eight concerts.  

 

CityDance Conservatory Closes Season in Strathmore Concert Hall

From Julie Gerdes Becnel: On June 16 at 7:30pm, the young talents of

CityDance Conservatory will take the main stage of the Strathmore Music Center’s

Concert Hall for an exciting evening of dance in the concert, Seeing with our

Hearts. This second annual Conservatory Concert will present 100 of the School’s

highest-level Conservatory/Select Dancers in a 90-minute performance.

 

During the 2011-2012 season, CityDance provided its talented dancers the opportunity

to work with national and international professional artists to develop their personal

and artistic growth. Seeing with our Hearts highlights the challenging and complex

World Jazz Soloist LOIDE Performs at DC Jazz Festival

World Jazz Soloist LOIDE Performs at DC Jazz Festival