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City Worship Event Remembers September 11th at Hylton Performing Arts Center

City Worship Event Remembers September 11th at Hylton Performing Arts Center

The Life Church Hosts Night of Worship, Prayer and Ballet on 10th Anniversary of Sept. 11

The Life Church and Asaph Dance Ensemble of Manassas, Va. is hosting City-Wide Worship Night on Sun., Sept. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Hylton Performing Arts Center in Manassas, Va. in commemoration of the 10-year anniversary of Sept. 11.  They are combining prayer, contemporary Christian worship music and classical ballet. The event is free and open to the public and all churches. Seating is limited. For tickets, go to www.welovechurch.com or call 703-584-4494 for information.

Week 1: 1 Volunteer + 19,000 Hours = 1 Extreme Exterior Makeover

Week 1: 1 Volunteer + 19,000 Hours = 1 Extreme Exterior Makeover

Week 1: 1 Volunteer + 19,000 Hours = 1 Extreme Exterior Makeover
by Sherry Moeller

Case Design/Remodeling, Inc. Wins Ply Gem’s Designed Exterior Giveaway; Gifts It to Virginia Volunteer Gary Gaal

Curry's Auto Service Will Open 9th Shop in Alexandria as Part of Regional Expansion

Curry's Auto Service Will Open 9th Shop in Alexandria as Part of Regional Expansion

Curry's Auto Service, a high-end auto repair shop headquartered in Sterling, VA, will open its ninth store in November 2011 at 616 South Pickett Street in Cameron Park, Alexandria .The new store will include 6100 square feet with 8 service bays.

The opening of the Alexandria store will mark the fourth store opening within a 12 month period for Curry's Auto Service, which opened a store at Dulles Town Center on November 15, 2010 and a store in the City of Fairfax on April 4, 2011. A third store in Gaithersburg, MD, is scheduled to open in mid-August, 2011.

Already operating seven shops in Northern Virginia, Curry’s Auto Service is one of the largest independent service and repair shops in the DC area, with more than 4500 customer interactions each month at its shops in Arlington, Chantilly, Dulles, Fairfax City, Falls Church, Gainesville and Great Falls/Reston.      

5 Reasons Small Businesses Should Self-Publish a Book

5 Reasons Small Businesses Should Self-Publish a Book

There are millions of small businesses across the country, and they are usually looking for a competitive edge. One option that could give them the leg up is having a book of their own, focused on their particular niche. Today, many small businesses are opting to self-publish, or open publish, their own book, and for good reason!

“What small businesses are learning is that there are many benefits to having a book attributed to your company,” explains Bob Young, the chief executive officer of Lulu, an open publishing company. “It makes a great marketing tool that can help to increase business, among other helpful factors.”

Here are 5 reasons that small businesses should consider open publishing for their own book:

Recruiting Difficulty and New-Hire Compensation Up in July, but August Hiring Down

Hiring in August will decrease, according to a monthly survey of human resource professionals at more than 1,000 companies. Yet, recruiting difficulty and new-hire compensation both increased in July.

 

Occasionally Cake Donates 300 Cupcakes to Help Becky's Fund

Occasionally Cake Donates 300 Cupcakes to Help Becky's Fund

OCCASIONALLY CAKE DONATES 300 CUPCAKES to HELP BECKY’s FUND

Alexandria Cake Boutique Gives Back to Local Charity
 

Occasionally Cake of Alexandria, Va. is donated more than $450 worth of cupcakes to the DC-charity event, Zahra;s Universe Release Party, supporting Becky’s Fund. Creating more than 300 cupcakes for the event, the cakery is committed to help educate and prevent dating and domestic abuse. Occasionally Cake is noted for their flavor-of-the-day cupcakes, and unique variety. Call 703-780-CAKE or visit www.occasionallycake.com for more information.