Runners line up for the 2015 Run for the Schools.

Ready to run?

Fall in Falls Church means get your running shoes on. The annual “Run for the Schools,” a 5k race through Falls Church sponsored by the Falls Church Education Foundation, is this weekend. Start time is at 8...
Artwork by Essence Bailey

Behind the canvas

The colorful and creative Essence Bailey “What piece of clothing describes you most?” I asked. I was sitting across from senior Essence Bailey on a long wooden table splattered with paint and pencil mark...
A sailboat in the water

Around the world in 7 years: Meet Rivers Hoag

I looked to the sophomore girl sitting next to me at the new student orientation in early September and asked where she came from. “Well, I’ve actually been living on a boat for the past seven years,” she repli...

Girls lacrosse makes history at States

The varsity girls lacrosse team broke Mason history this season, earning a trip to the 4A State Championship. It took an undeniable team bond that worked together for months of preparation, exciting wins, hard ...