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BASIS Independent McLean to Host Spring Open House, Mar. 3

BASIS Independent McLean to Host Spring Open House, Mar. 3

A great teacher ignites a lifetime of opportunity. On Sat.,, Mar. 3, BASIS Independent McLean, a preschool – grade 12 private school, is hosting its final Open House of the school year! This is an exciting opportunity for families to meet their subject expert teachers and school leadership to learn more about their acclaimed liberal arts and sciences program. This event features an information presentation, and a question and answer period.

BASIS Curriculum Schools are top in the nation. BASIS Scottsdale, is the #1 ranked high school in America according to U.S. News & World Report.

Open House
BASIS Independent McLean (Preschool – Grade 12)
Sat., Mar. 3 at 10 AM
Doors open at 9:30 AM

For more info and to register: http://info.basisindependent.com/march-open-house

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Carmello's Cakebread Wine Dinner, Thurs, Feb. 8

Carmello's Cakebread Wine Dinner, Thurs, Feb. 8

Join Carmello's for its 4-course wine dinner on Thurs., Feb. 8, 2018 at 6:30 PM, $120 All-Inclusive

Expert Tips for Helping the School-Aged Athlete Avoid Burnout and Injury

Expert Tips for Helping the School-Aged Athlete Avoid Burnout and Injury

According to Stanford Children’s Health, there are over 3.5 million children who sustain sports-related injuries every year. Add to that the notion that around 70% of kids who play organized youth sports quit by the time they turn 13, and it’s clear to see the red flags. Those who have a school-aged athlete can help them to avoid being injured and becoming burned out, leading to a longer love of and participation in sports.

ToyMakerz Top Picks for Hot Rod Builds that Everyone Should Experience in their Lifetime

ToyMakerz Top Picks for Hot Rod Builds that Everyone Should Experience in their Lifetime

Do a quick google search for “hot rods” and there are over 44 million results that come up. People have a soft spot for hot rods that has been holding steady for decades. Whether it’s the lure of a fast and fancy car or the fun and sometimes daring culture that goes along with them, hot rods are here to stay. For some people, like those from the hit TV show and the successful company ToyMakerz, hot rods are not just something they appreciate, but they are something that helps give them inspiration and keeps the creative juices flowing.

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5 Tips to Tell if You Are Healthy

5 Tips to Tell if You Are Healthy

At the beginning of each new year, there is a lot of talk about getting healthy. Millions of people set goals to improve their health and fitness. The problem is that many people don’t know what the signs of health are and how to tell if they are healthy to begin with. The good news is that there is no one thing that determines how healthy someone is. Rather, it’s a variety of factors that come together that point to someone being reasonably healthy or not. Knowing some of those signs can make a world of difference in striving for good health and fitness.

LearningRx Of Vienna/Reston, VA. Leads 6th Annual, Award-Winning Job Shadow Program

LearningRx Of Vienna/Reston, VA. Leads  6th Annual, Award-Winning Job Shadow Program

Maureen Loftus, executive director of LearningRx of Vienna, Va., and Reston, Va. is leading the sixth annual Tysons Regional Chamber of Commerce (TRCC) job shadow program, in partnership with Fairfax County Public Schools, for almost 90 11th and 12th grade Fairfax County students, which is a 50 percent increase in student participation from last year. Students applied from James Madison High School, George C. Marshall High School, Marshall Academy, Oakton High School and Mountain View High School in Fairfax County, Va. Students can shadow professionals in more than 30 industries for one day from January through March 2018. In 2014, the TRCC job shadow program earned the Workforce Development award from Fairfax County and FCPS.  Loftus is heading up the program as she is the chair of the TRCC’s Youth and Education Committee. For more information, go to www.learningrx.com

Never Settle for Thin or Balding Hair: 5 Things to Know About New Advances in Hair Restoration

Never Settle for Thin or Balding Hair: 5 Things to Know About New Advances in Hair Restoration

According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the average person loses around 100 hairs per day. For most people, those hairs grow back, but for millions of people they don’t, leading to a problem that may tend to make them feel self-conscious about their appearance. The good news is that there are options for those who experience hair loss, including hair restoration.

“Many of those experiencing hair loss assume they are stuck with it,” says Dr. John Kahen, founder of Beverly Hills Hair Restoration (BHHR). “But there have been significant advances in hair restoration that are bringing newfound hope to many.”