Marilyn Campbell

Freelance Reporter

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Tight Knit Circle of Friends

Women gather each week to create and connect.

The soft click-clack of knitting needles is barely audible over the chatter that fills the library of Margaret Overcash’s McLean home. She and three of her oldest friends have gathered for their weekly knitting session.

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Healthy Resolutions in 2024

How to reach and keep your New Year's Resolutions

New Years

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Paying Forward a Christmas Miracle

Springfield woman uses personal experience to provide support for women in need this holiday season.


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New Engineering Summer Institute Offers Access

Marymount University program instills aspiration in students from disadvantaged communities


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Fit After 90

Working out six days each week is what one couple attributes to their longevity.

Senior Work Out

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Marymount Student Honored for Work on Behalf of Undocumented Immigrants

Karla Mercado Dorados receives Campus Compact’s 2023-2024 Newman Civic Fellowship.


Aging While Black

During Black History Month, local church helps seniors get health and financial assistance.


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Capital Remodel and Garden Show

Nationally known designer and McLean native Yip Vern is scheduled to appear.

Garden show

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Leading with Deeds to Equity

Ann Burke's grassroots efforts and support of community make her an agent of change.

Ann Burke's grassroots efforts and support of community make her an agent of change.

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Holiday Dessert Cookbook Preserves Family Culinary Traditions

Seventh grade students share recipes in their cookbook, "Faith, Family and Food."


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