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New Cardiovascular Exercise Equipment Coming to Ida Lee!

New Cardiovascular Exercise Equipment Coming to Ida Lee!

From the Town of Leesburg – Ida Lee Park Recreation Center will be upgrading their cardiovascular exercise equipment mid to late March 2011.  This top-of-the-line equipment will feature the latest technology and provide users with a unique motivational workout experience.  The new equipment includes:

Precor AMT (Adaptive Motion Trainer) (pictured)

A machine different from any other, the low-impact AMT 100 (pictured right) is designed to work the body as well as the imagination. Go from short to long strides, walking to running, then into deep lunges on-the-fly.  Users can create a unique workout every time!

Precor EFX (Elliptical Fitnss Crosstrainer)

7th Annual Spring Wine Dinner at City Square Cafe in March

 

City Square Café in Old Town Manassas, Va. is welcoming spring with their 7th annual Spring Wine Dinner on Wed., Mar. 23 at 7 p.m., featuring a four-course dinner with wines specially selected by Chef Robert Barolin. Wines are from New Zealand, Chile, and Italy. Cost is $79 per person, not including tax and gratuity. For reservations, call 703.369.6022 or visit www.citysquarecafe.com.

5 Reasons to Have a Family Game Night

5 Reasons to Have a Family Game Night

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Gainesville Pediatric Dentistry Helps Underserved in Virginia

Gainesville Pediatric Dentistry Helps Underserved in Virginia

My Tran, DDS of Gainesville Pediatric Dentistry in Gainesville, Va. is an active participant in Virginia Commonwealth University’s Mission of Mercy project, a program that targets underserved parts of Virginia, where there are not enough dental practitioners to adequately address the community’s oral health needs. She was recently in Gloucester, Va. where she did extractions on children and adults. For more information on Gainesville Pediatric Dentistry and their work with Mission of Mercy, call 703.754.1580.

St. Patrick's Day at City Square Cafe Serves Homemade Corned Beef and Cabbage

City Square Café in Old Town Manassas, Va. is featuring an all- day celebration with an Irish pub bar and traditional corned beef and cabbage with parsley potatoes for $16.99 per person, not including tax and gratuity. The St. Patrick’s Day special will be featured on St. Patrick’s Day, Thurs., Mar. 17 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Live entertainment will be offered from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with traditional Irish performances. For reservations, call 703.369.6022 or visit www.citysquarecafe.com.

City Square Café provides tapas and homemade American bistro favorites with an international flair, seven days a week.

Hours of operation include: Mon. through Thurs., 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (lunch and dinner,) Fri., 11 a.m.to 10 p.m. (lunch and dinner), Sat., 8:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. (breakfast, lunch, dinner), and Sun., 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (breakfast and lunch).

Loudoun County Offers Downpayment/Closing Costs Assistance Program

Loudoun County Offers Downpayment/Closing Costs Assistance Program

Loudoun County offers financial assistance through the Downpayment/Closing Costs Assistance Program (DPCC) to first-time homebuyers. The program assists low-to moderate-income homebuyers purchase homes in the county.

Administered by the Loudoun County Department of Family Services, the program makes loans available to homebuyers with a total household income between $31,050 and $72,450. Applicants must currently live and/or work in the county for the most recent six (6) months. Standard eligibility requirements apply. Funds are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Highlights of the program include:

Salon Daniel Hairstylists Donate Hair Services to Local Teens

Salon Daniel Hairstylists Donate Hair Services to Local Teens

Salon Daniel of McLean, Va. recently treated 54 local teenage girls to a ‘salon day’ in preparation for Pure Fashion Show on Sun., April 3, in Bethesda, Md. The Salon Daniel hair stylists and make-up artists shared their beauty tips and headshots were taken for the Pure Fashion Show program booklet.

 Pure Fashion is a program designed for girls, ages 14 to 18. It is a character formation program that enhances not only a young woman's external appearance, but more importantly, her interior beauty and balanced self confidence.

For more information about Salon Daniel, call 703.893.5000.