Saturday, January 5, 2013
The Washington Redskins face the Seattle Seahawks this weekend in one of four NFL wildcard games.
The Washington Redskins have spent since 2007 traveling the road back to the NFL playoffs -- but it's been a heck of a ride. Next stop: Sunday's wildcard game against the Seattle Seahawks. All this hailing to the Redskins should seem familiar. In 2007, the Redskins also made the 2007 NFL playoffs as a wildcard team. And, just like this year, that 2007 playoff game was against the Seattle Seahawks. Let's hope the similarities end there, because the Seahawks won the last time around. That game, though was in Seattle. Sunday, the Redskins are at home for the first time in the NFL playoffs since they beat the Detroit Lions in 1999. Find more Redskins playoff history here. Can Robert Griffin III -- RG3 -- pull off another run against the …
Friday, July 27, 2012
See where you can watch the Olympic Games from opening to closing ceremonies.
Once every four years people gather to support the contingent from their respective in the summer Olympics. In Falls Church, you can take in the action from London on television at several local establishments. The Olympics kick off at 7 p.m. (taped delay) Friday with the opening ceremony. Here is the television schedule of each event. Though they won’t be running any specials that coincide with the Olympic games, Andrew Dixon, executive chef at Mad Fox Brewing Company, said the games will be on throughout the games at the bar. Here are some other places you can cheer on your favorite Olympic contingent: Still haven’t voted for your favorite business in our Readers’ Choice contest? You can vote for some of these businesses before voting …
Thursday, June 14, 2012
We want your input on who has the best burgers in town.
I don’t know anyone who doesn’t like a good burger no matter what your dietary needs are. My wife’s a vegetarian and even she desires the taste of a patty between a bun with all the toppings. Now we want you to tell us where the best burger is in town. It can be the all-American beef burger, buffalo or if you’re like my wife, the yummy, tasty veggie burger. From now until Aug. 17 at 11:59 p.m., vote for your favorite burger joint. Winners in all Readers' Choice categories will be announced on Aug. 24. For details and rules for the contest, click here. Thanks for participating!