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Thea Kreinik, president of Reston Environmental Action, was honored by her employer, Northrop Grumman, for her volunteer work.
John Lovaas December 1, 2013 at 10:28 am
Congratulations to Thea and to REACT! Well-deserved recognition. REACT is a dedicated, hardworkingRead More group that has fun doing grassroots change. Keep it up.
Kelly D December 1, 2013 at 10:55 am
Northop Grumman made a great choice and thanks to them for the financial support! Congrats to Thea;Read More it's a pleasure serving on the REACT board with her.
Erin Trager December 1, 2013 at 04:18 pm
Congratulations to Thea! Excellent work, and recognition well-deserved.
dave stinson sr June 4, 2013 at 09:09 pm
Depending on the coverages they have, their renters Insurance policy should assist them. HopefullyRead More this will be a testimonial on the value of insurance.
Joe June 5, 2013 at 12:40 am
I tried calling this evening, and the voicemail box was full. I hope that's a good sign that theRead More Venturas got all of the help that they needed? I am a local pilot, and I put a note out on the pilots board (the pilot of this aircraft is also part of that community), and got several responses offering to help, including cadets from the local Civil Air Patrol. I just want the Venturas to not associate "pilot" with bad stuff happening! Very glad that everyone is (physically) okay. The emotional part will come in time.
Jennifer van der Kleut (Editor) June 5, 2013 at 12:14 pm
That's great Joe! I'll be checking in with the family at some point today (Wed) and will update theRead More comments here on how they're doing.
Neil Shawen June 2, 2013 at 07:56 pm
Although not intended, this story also reminds us how needlessly dangerous cheerleading is. GroupRead More gymnastic and tumbling stunts performed on hardwood floors are bound to cause concussions and other serious injuries. There was a safer time when cheerleading had something to do with leading cheers.
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Jenny Podczerviensky June 6, 2013 at 03:53 pm
Neil, HHS Cheer only stunts and tumbles on mats. Joanna, we love you! Mrs. P
Anoneemous May 11, 2013 at 04:18 pm
Help stamp out the Post Office. Private sector companies can run it better, faster, cheaper and atRead More no tax payer expense. I never thought I would see the day when I said something like, ditch the USPO, but the time has come.
mc6 May 12, 2013 at 01:05 pm
Yeah the mailman left my donations in the box so maybe he didn't get the memo...
Mutts Matter Rescue September 20, 2012 at 09:39 pm
Thanks Angie. He's such a sweet, easy-going boy, I suspect he will have a new home soon.
Mutts Matter Rescue September 20, 2012 at 09:39 pm
He's actually being fostered in a condo, but loves his daily walks.
Amanda Cavanaugh October 14, 2013 at 10:26 am
Oh my. I have always had kitties, but he's a doll. Aww, he's such a photogenic sweetie.
Karen Hock September 13, 2012 at 04:17 pm
What a little cutie! I love the story! I hope you find a forever home. I have four babies at homeRead More that I have rescued. I would love to take you home but, alas, I will be in the dog house.
Mutts Matter Rescue September 14, 2012 at 04:44 am
Wow Karen...four is a lot, but it's great you chose to rescue. You can also help by recommendingRead More Ricco's story and sharing it with your friends. His home is out there.
Glave M. September 7, 2012 at 05:22 pm
Wow, $500k !? It's good to live in one of the wealthiest counties in the US with people who careRead More about our first responders.
pamela September 8, 2012 at 05:44 pm
Every dollar counts thank you to our fireman and paramedics.
Tierney September 6, 2012 at 12:14 pm
Blessings to Lauren and her family for giving Monty a chance in this life. I have two dogs and IRead More just can't fathom how people can be so careless about a dog. There is simply no better love than the unconditional love and loyalty they give. Dogs are the best people I know.
Randy Rawson September 6, 2012 at 02:21 pm
There is a special place in Heaven for folks like Lauren Bradford. Her parents should be veryRead More proud.
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Lisa Pell August 23, 2012 at 02:55 pm
Love the name and mission of Mutts Matter, and the folks at Boone & Sons are to be commended forRead More their generosity. Hope "Diamonds in the Ruff" is a fabulous success. On a lighter note, pet fans might want to check out a music video I've produced with the help of several local musicians, Nothin' Butt a Mutt. http://youtu.be/rGv09fZuops It's also available on my website, www.whosyourdaddybaby.com. Enjoy!
SummerTime August 2, 2012 at 09:40 pm
I'm sure your God would watch and approve of you judging others. You don't know the background storyRead More of these people or why they no longer had the time. I have an in-law who due to old age and dementia was mentally unable to care for the dog and it had to go to a shelter. I guess in her 70s she forgot God was watching (dementia no doubt) and I guess she never believed in God.
taffy/toby August 5, 2012 at 02:46 am
hope it's a deal...let us know
Jackie Hardman August 11, 2012 at 10:22 pm
Where us this cutie pie?? I love him
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