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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.

WUSA9's First Ever Post the Most Contest is Live!

WUSA9's First Ever Post the Most Contest is Live!

WUSA9 is proud to present our first-ever Post the Most contest...post the most stories to the WUSA9 community websites from August 1st to August 14th and win an awesome prize!

The community content producer (CCP) who posts the most stories within the allotted time frame wins a prize. It's that simple. This offer applies to all existing CCPs, and to all the new CCPs we're hoping to sign up this week.

The winner will be selected based on the number of approved stories published by the end of business hours on Monday, August 15th.

The winner will be announced on Tuesday, August 16th on all of our 53 community websites.

Here’s what you could win:

-$100 gift card to Starbucks, Amazon, Apple or Best Buy (your choice!)

D.C. Area Annual Charity Dog Wash to Support Local K-9 Service Units

D.C. Area Annual Charity Dog Wash to Support Local K-9 Service Units

Five D.C. Metro locations will be hosting a fun family event and charity dog wash this Sunday, July 17th. All of the proceeds will go towards various K-9 service units and working canines in the area. Each of the five locations will host a variety of their own activities (such as food vendors and bake sales, raffles, dog massages, agility courses, dog adoptions, pet photographers, face painting and games for the kids, and more!) Don't miss out. 

Here are the locations and times:

 

 

Tranquility Day Spa Raffles $1300 Gift Card Package to Help Build Home for Zambian Orphans

 

Tranquility Day Spa and Salon of Haymarket, Va. is raffling off a $1300 gift card package to help raise funds to build a house for eight Zambian orphans. Tickets are being sold from now through July 30, 2011 and are $20 per ticket. The prize is a $1000 gift card to Tranquility Day Spa and Salon and a $300 gift card to Girasole or Panino, located in The Plains, Va., and Manassas, Va., respectively.  The raffle winner will be announced on Sat., July 30, when the spa will celebrate the building of the new orphanage and provide food, entertainment and prizes from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 571-248-4150 or visit www.tranquilitydayspa.com.

Hit the Trail

Hit the Trail

What would you expect a four-and-three-quarter-year-old to say at the end of a four-and-a-half-mile hike that she just finished using her own two feet? “What a wonderful day,” Sofi announced when we walked past the old Tavern (that I was wishing was still a tavern) at Great Falls National Park.

Two Free Concerts This Weekend

From Prince William County: