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Taste of Annandale draws huge crowds

The Taste of Annandale was a huge success, drawing more than 5,500 people to Tom Davis Drive Oct. 13 for food, entertainment, and fun. About 130 people participated in the Taste of Annandale 5K Race, there were about seven food trucks, a dozen other food vendors, and nearly 50 tables hosted by sponsors, businesses, organizations, and vendors.... Continue Reading →

Demonstration park featured at Taste of Annandale

What kind of park/civic space would you like to see in Annandale? Fairfax County’s Office of Community Revitalization is seeking input from the public on a new park space planned for a county-owned area at 7200 Columbia Pike outside the ACCA Child Development Center. As part of this initiative, OCR is setting up a second “demonstration park”... Continue Reading →

AT&T offers discount for first reponders

First responders and members of the military who stop by the AT&T booth at the Taste of Annandale Oct. 13 will qualify for a 25 percent discount on services offered by the AT&T store at 11015 Fairfax Blvd., Suite A, near Main Street in central Fairfax. The discount for first responders covers firefighters, law enforcement officers, and emergency medical... Continue Reading →

Entertainment lineup reflects region’s diverse cultures

The entertainment lineup for the Taste of Annandale includes music, dance, martial arts, and fashion. The schedule is still being tweaked, but preliminary plans for the portable stage call for the Blue Book Value Band to kick things off at 10 a.m. The versatile band, co-founded by lead vocalist Karen Book, mixes it up with rock, blues, swing and... Continue Reading →

Check out Kabobistan at the Taste of Annandale

Kabobistan, a new restaurant in the Bradlick Shopping Center in Annandale, specializes in kabobs (chicken, beef, lamb, fish, and shrimp), but also has other Afghan dishes, such as qaubili palau (lamb with rice and raisins) and bouranee baunjaun (fried eggplant with tandoori bread). You’ll have a chance to try some of these specialties at the Taste of Annandale,... Continue Reading →

Sleepy Hollow Healthcare Center offers a home-like setting

If your loved ones become too frail or ill to care for themselves, the Sleepy Hollow Healthcare Center offers a pleasant place for them to live right here on Columbia Pike between Annandale and Bailey’s Crossroads. The center has signed on as a Silver-level sponsor of the Taste of Annandale, and 10 employees will run in the Taste of... Continue Reading →

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