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                                                                          A Chuckle Each Day Keeps the Doctor Away

Most of us know that exercise is good for your health, mentally and physically. Experts are saying that laughter, too, is good for your well-being. There are many benefits that laughter triggers such as strengthening your immune system, boosting your energy, diminishing pain, and protecting you from the damaging effects of stress.

In fact I just attended a Laughter and Resilience workshop and I have to say that I left with a smile on my face :-)).

OLD TOWN MANASSAS FEATURES 29th ANNUAL FALL JUBILEE, Sat., Oct. 1

OLD TOWN MANASSAS FEATURES 29th ANNUAL FALL JUBILEE, Sat., Oct. 1

Learn to Dance at the New Dance Program, Watch a Chainsaw Artist and Ride Twisted Twister…

 It’s that time again for the beautiful log carvings of the popular Chainsaw Chix, more than 100 crafters and an all new interactive dance session with dance groups like the Israeli Dance Program and the Happy Feet Cloggers at the 29th Annual Manassas Fall Jubilee to be held, Sat., Oct. 1 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Old Town Manassas, Va. With FREE admission and FREE parking, the event will feature hundreds of crafters, including exhibitors with handmade jewelry and products, woodcrafts, face painting, a pumpkin patch, live entertainment and rides. For more information, call 703-361-6599.

New this year, the Fall Jubilee is hosting an interactive dance area with dance groups like, The Happy Feet Cloggers, The Suburban Gypsies and the Israeli Dance Program. Attendees can watch performances and learn the dance steps as well.

Katerina’s Greek Cuisine Opens in Old Town Manassas

Katerina’s Greek Cuisine Opens in Old Town Manassas

 Katerina’s Greek Cuisine, located at 9212 Center Street in Old Town Manassas, Va., is now open, offering a variety of authentic Greek cuisine with signature gyros. For more information, call 703-361-4976 or go to www.katerinasgreekcuisine.com.

 The restaurant is open Sunday through Thursday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

 For more information about the Historic Manassas, Inc., call 703-361-.6599 or go to www.visitmanassas.org.

Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church: Washington D.C.’s Largest and Oldest Greek Festival

Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church: Washington D.C.’s Largest and Oldest Greek Festival

SAINTS CONSTANTINE & HELEN
GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH

Washington D.C.’s Largest and Oldest Greek Festival
Celebrates 51st Anniversary in Sept.

 The Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church festival celebrates their 51st annual festival, Friday through Sunday, Sept. 16, 17 and 18, 2011, from 12 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and 12 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Sunday (rain or shine). The largest and oldest DC Greek Festival is located at Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church at the corner of 16th and Upshur streets in Washington, D.C. Admission is FREE.

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Locate Gary L. Henry in Connection with Auto Theft

LCSO Seeks Public’s Assistance to Help Locate Gary L. Henry in Connection with Auto Theft

From Loudoun Sheriff:

 

Loudoun County, VA:  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate a suspect wanted in connection with an auto theft in the South Riding area.     

Gary Lee Henry, 20, is known to reside in the Chantilly area of Loudoun County. Henry is wanted in connection with the August 22, 2011 theft of a vehicle from the area of Bridgehampton Square in South Riding. The vehicle was later recovered by the Virginia State Police after a pursuit on I-66 in Fauquier County. The suspect fled on foot.   

Henry is approximately 5’8” tall and weighs 145 pounds and has sandy/dirty blonde colored hair. He also has tattoos on both of his wrists. 

If you know the whereabouts of Henry you are asked to contact Investigator S. Dikeman of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 703-777-0475.

Taste of Spain Wine Dinner at City Square Cafe in Manassas

 

TASTE OF SPAIN WINE DINNER at CITY SQUARE CAFÉ in SEPT.

City Square Café of Old Town Manassas, Va. is featuring Taste of Spain, a four-course wine dinner, on Thurs., Sept. 22 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Traditional Spanish dishes will be paired with select wines from independent Spanish vineyards. Cost is $64 per person (not including tax and gratuity.) Call 703.369.6022 for reservations.

Salon Daniel Celebrates 20 Years: Red-Carpet Auctions to Help Cancer Schmancer and Becky's Fund

Salon Daniel Celebrates 20 Years: Red-Carpet Auctions to Help Cancer Schmancer and Becky's Fund

SALON DANIEL CELEBRATES 20 YEARS in MCLEAN:
 HOSTS RED-CARPET AUCTIONS to HELP BECKY’s FUND
and FRAN DRESCHER’s CANCER SCHMANCER

McLean Salon Sat., Sept. 24 to Auction Off a Day on ‘Happily Divorced’ Set with Fran Drescher