Sea-Doo Demo Rides at Pohick Bay

Up for a little water fun? If you can sneak past the traffic on Route 123 that will be queuing up to go to the Occoquan Arts and Crafts show, cross the bridge and travel on up past Lorton to Pohick Bay Regional Park, you can get a chance to test-ride a Sea-Doo watercraft (you … Continue reading

Occoquan Craft Fair This Weekend

The Occoquan Spring Arts & Crafts Show is being held throughout the streets of Occoquan’s Historic District, today, Saturday, June 4 from 10 am to 6 pm, and Sunday, June 5 from 10 am to 5 pm. The arts & crafts show will include crafters and artisans not only from Occoquan but from across the … Continue reading

Opening Day for Woodbridge Little League

Friday, April 29 — It was opening day for Woodbridge Little League (WLL), and hundreds of Little Leaguers, parents, supporters and local dignitaries turned out for the official start of the 2011 season. The smell of hot dogs and popcorn wafted through the air as the familiar ball park concession stand opened for the first … Continue reading

Mom’s Apple Pie Company: Pie Perfection

At Mom’s, it’s all about the pies. Yes, they’ve got breads and cookies, too. But this place is called Mom’s Apple Pie Company for a reason: they excel at making pies. Blackberry, Sour Cherry, Butter Pecan Apple and Shenandoah Peach crumb pies; Wild Blueberry, Raspberry Peach, Strawberry Rhubarb and, of course Apple pie. Pumpkin, Sweet … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Virginia Wine Suggestions

Wednesday, Nov. 24 — The Old Dominion Wine Shop in Occoquan has some suggestions for last-minute wine purchases for your Thanksgiving Day dinners: Thanksgiving Wine Parings. They’ve already had their “stock-up” sale for Thanksgiving, still their suggestions for pairing your Thanksgiving meal with some Virginia wines should be considered if you haven’t already made the … Continue reading