In this Issue: February 2021
Top Doctors 2021
We’re inspired by doctors, but who inspires them? We asked local physicians to tell us a story about a patient who has stuck with them over the years. Their uplifting tales will remind you why we call doctors heroes. Plus, read our annual list of the region’s peer-reviewed Top Doctors.
The Last DJ?
Leesburg’s award-winning radio personality Cerphe Colwell has been rubbing elbows with rock royalty for decades—and he’s sharing his stories.
As we continue to stay home to stay safe, finding new hobbies can help seniors combat boredom, loneliness and even physical and mental decline.
The Doctor will FaceTime You Now
As a global pandemic has the health care industry reimagining how to see patients safely, telemedicine—once thought to be years away from widespread use—is quickly becoming commonplace.
The Final Frontier
Arlington native Patrick Moran joins Virgin Galactic’s Pilot Corps as commercial space flight moves closer to reality.
That's the Bomb!
As winter rages outside, here are five local spots where you can snag a hot chocolate bomb of your own.
Faces: Russell Westbrook
As the Wizards were getting ready for the season, we sat in on a post-practice press conference, in which the team's newest marquis player discussed the unique season, his role on the team and his involvement in the social justice movement last summer.
Local Author Love: Barbara Leary
The local author discusses her children's book, "The Climbing Tree."
NoVA in 19
Whether virtual or in-person, these are the events and activities you should make time for this month.
Life & Style
Insider's Guide: Maggy Francois
This NoVA notable shares her fashion-forward advice on how to lead a stylish life.
Add to Cart: Seeing Red
Whether you’re a ached, single or something in between, these fab fashion finds are a great way to brighten up your Valentine’s Day.
With her slow-made lifestyle brand, Arlington-based entrepreneur Khadeejah Honesty lives up to her name, inside and out.
The new Maia MD Skincare line helps you achieve beautiful skin at home.
Home & Design
While the annual Mardi Gras celebration won’t be happening in New Orleans this year, you can still bring the Fat Tuesday (Feb. 16) festivities to your home with these decor finds.
McLean-based entrepreneur Ritu Rana launched a bedding company that will put you to sleep.
Life in Technicolor
This Fairfax family home is full of color, pattern and fun DIY updates.
Food & Drink
Cold weather calls for the comfort of a Reuben. Here are five of the best to be found around NoVA.
The Taco Maestro
The Conche’s Santosh Tiptur debuts La Prensa in Sterling.
All that Glitters
When Han Palace in Tysons Corner is good, it is gold.
This nurse got a big surprise from celeb Rachael Ray.