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SoberRide effort serves 777 over Halloween

A total of 777 persons in the Washington area availed themselves of the SoberRide initiative of the Washington Regional Alcohol Program during Halloween as opposed to possibly driving home drunk – the second highest level of ridership for that...

‘Old School’ column: Mistaken identity

Halloween! My favorite holiday: no cooking, no gifts to buy and no eggs to color. For one evening, we can be anything or anyone we’d like.

PHOTOS: 2021 Vienna Halloween Parade

The 2021 Vienna Halloween Parade marked a comeback, with the 2020 event having been canceled due to COVID. The Oct. 27, 2021, event drew large crowds of all ages to enjoy the family-friendly festivities. Enjoy these photos from Brian Trompeter...

Vienna Halloween Parade draws major crowd

The annual Vienna Halloween Parade returned Oct. 27, after being canceled by the pandemic last year, and its frenetic energy didn’t seem diminished at all by the break. The parade kicked off in familiar fashion at 7 p.m. with police...

Survey says: Plenty of scary options for Halloween

(StatePoint) There is a new phenomenon happening, where scream seekers travel the country trying to locate the scariest attraction. To plan your annual road trip, visit Hauntworld.com, the world’s biggest directory of haunted attractions featuring over 4,000 listings. The site...

‘House of Horror’ returns to McLean for Halloween

The Old Firehouse Center in McLean will be transformed into the “House of Horror” on Saturday, Oct. 30 from 5 to 10 p.m., promising the “spookiest, scariest walk-through experience in McLean.” From 5 to 7 p.m., those who prefer a...

Vienna government, business group ink deal on Halloween parade

The Vienna Town Council on Oct. 11 unanimously approved a memorandum of understanding with the Vienna Business Association (VBA) regarding their respective roles in the upcoming Vienna Halloween Parade. The parties will hold the parade Oct. 27 from 7 to...

SoberRide effort gears up for Halloween

The Washington Regional Alcohol Program (WRAP) will provide its longstanding “SoberRide” initiative for Halloween, offering a safe ride home for those (21 and older) who may have been imbibing. The effort, conducted in conjunction with Lyft, will be in operation...

Synetic preps ghoulish Halloween festivities

Synetic Theater will present a Halloween-themed gala on Friday, Oct. 29 in conjunction with its new production, “The Madness of Poe.” Following the 8 p.m. show, the indoor/outdoor dance party will feature “all the food, drinks, tricks and treats that...
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Car gets the worst of collision with deer

A motorist was traveling eastbound on Maple Avenue, E., on Nov. 27 at 5:55 p.m. when the vehicle struck...
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