Abdullah Hagi (Edmonton Court), a rising WSHS Senior and certainly a jack of many trades, though still learning in order to become a master. Power washing, leaf raking, garden bed prep, gutter cleaning, mowing grass, car washing / detailing and just about anything you may need and willing to invest in the lad’s growth into manhood. He has done enough work for me to earn my (John Cooley's) recommendation. Text him or call him at 703/886-6794.
Adrian Subido - Owner
Vehicle Magnets and Wraps
Bernie Koehle (Edmonton Court) is looking for three more lawns to mow this summer. Bernie cuts only when your lawn needs cutting unlike other services that cut every week regardless of need. Prices are negotiable, but a typical lawn will cost $25 - $30 per cut, that includes trimming, blowing the clippings off sidewalk and bagging on a case by case basis. He can be reached at 703/569-2989. NOTE – Bernie cuts my yard and does excellent work, but doesn’t like it when I call him my lawn boy. Ha!
Annie Stevens (Edmonton Court) is a trained and certified birth doula and will soon also have mid-wife certification. Many of you may not know what a doula and mid-wife can do expecting mothers, but Annie will be happy to brief you. 912/432-6396 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Samson Properties Alexandria VA
Licensed in Virginia since 1986
Grace Branch (Vancouver Road)
Dog Grooming Service –
I have just completed the Animal Science 1 class at Edison Academy and have spent the last year providing grooming services to several breeds of dogs. If you'd like to have your dog bathed at a fraction of the cost of local grooming facilities, please consider giving me a call at 706/910-7753."
Providing day care 7 AM - 6 PM
6820 Rolling Road
Gaye & Marion Evans found Gus as a small business owner for home services. Gaye reported that he was prompt to respond and to create an appointment. He did some electrical work as well as took some stuff from two different houses to the dump at a very reasonable cost. Gaye said that she would definitely call on Gus again to address home services. Gaye said that she was happy to support a small business, especially one from our local community. NOTE: Gus is a general contractor, but has branched into smaller scale construction (handyman) to keep his crews game fully employed. They specialize in decks, sheds, porches, landscaping and during this virus - most outdoor jobs.
Gus and Sons (571) 351-4800
Immanuel’s Hope Ministry - Rev. John Hoffmann founded a 501 (c) 3 charitable organization called The Treasure Chest in 1988 which has been renamed Immanuel’s Hope Ministry. It is located at 6901 Braddock Avenue in Springfield. They accept house wares, household, linen items and clothing. They do not accept large appliances, furniture, food, toys and bulky items. Donation hours are 9:00 -11:00 AM on Sunday and 12:00 Noon- 4:00 PM on Wednesday. Call 703/916-8654 for furniture pick up. Allow two weeks for scheduling. A tax deductible receipt is available. Distribution of donated items is made on Wednesday evenings from 7:00 - 9:00 PM.
J & F Specialties is owned and operated by Village resident, John Boynton (Truro Court). You may recall that previously John offered to help older residents or those with physical restrictions with home projects. Even though that program has ended (for now), some of the beneficiaries want to thank him. Here is one such note from Andrew Bilski (SVD):
“Thank you so much for your generosity of free time and labor from you and your employees. Your work was done in a clean and satisfactory way and it greatly enhances the comfort and appearance of my house. I gladly recommend your services to others.”
Jeremy Barber’s Live Oak Restaurant is located at 1603 Commonwealth Avenue, Alexandria 22301, 57/312-0402, http://liveoakdelray.com/. They serve Charleston inspired southern cuisine to include my favorite Fried Green Tomatoes and Shrimp Po-Boy. Some may recall they catered one of our socials and the food was well worth the price of admission. Check out their website for more information and to make reservations.
Jhonny Esquivel (571/435-6896) is looking to add village customers.
Kerri Henry owns and operates Kerri Henry Pottery. Kerri does functional art, specializing in pottery to include mugs, brie bakers, serving pieces, chowder bowls, cheese plates and holiday ornaments. Kerry normally sells her wares at regional arts and crafts shows, but will host her annual holiday show at her 8137 Edmonton Court home this Sunday, 11 December from 1:00 – 7:00 PM. Stop by for wine, snacks and unique holiday gifts.
Serving our neighbors in West Springfield Village since 1988.
Mid-Day Walks or while you are away
Jeremy Barber (Elkton Drive)
Live Oak Restaurant
1603 Commonwealth Avenue,
Alexandria, VA 22301
Marty Taglieri - Village Music Teacher - Marty is classically trained on the violin and viola with a degree in violin. He has taught all ages for over 40 years as well as performing professionally. Marty currently works at an elementary school and helps with school strings. He loves to work on all styles and has openings at his studio on Vancouver Rd. Check out his website at www.taglieriviolinstudio.com. Contact at email@example.com or phone 571-721-8391.
Michelle Hamilton (Barnack) - Rodan + Fields skincare. Incredible products w/great results for anti-aging, sensitive skin, acne prone skin and sun damage skin. In addition to sunless tanner, body scrub and lotion and Lash Boost which enhance eye lashes. All full of collagen and peptides.
Michelle K. Hamilton
Rodan + Fields Consultant
Morenita Designs is a home-based business with an online presence. We specialize in elegant custom handcrafted crochet accessories including scarves, hats, mittens, shawls, wraps, handbags, etc. We crochet with a purpose so some of our creations help support various charities. Contact us for one-of-a-kind gifts for your friends and family made to suit their personal style and color tastes.
For your last minute 2016 Holiday shopping, visit our booth at the South County High School Craft Show, 8501 Silverbrook Rd., Lorton, VA on December 3, 2016 from 9-3pm.
Morenike Ogebe dba "Morenita Designs"
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Long and Foster Realtors, Certified Military Relocation Professional,Certified Staging Expert
Rev. John Hoffmann has been officiating weddings and funerals for over 40 years. He is a retired Army Chaplain (Colonel) who specializes in creating personalized weddings ceremonies. Unlike “marriage mill” ministers who have one or two ceremonies, Rev. Hoffmann creates a unique ceremony for each couple based on their beliefs, customs and culture. He offers the same personalized service for funerals. He has been a resident of CAWSV for over 28 years. CAWSV residents are given a 20% discount on all services. Check out his website: www.revhoffmann.com, email him at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at 703/866-3577.
I am Ricardo A. Cubillos living on Vancouver Road and I am an Allstate Insurance Agent in Fairfax, VA. I know many local families. My knowledge and understanding of the people in this community help me provide customers with an outstanding level of service. I look forward to helping families like yours protect the things that are important - your family, home, cars, boat, life, business, and more. I can be reached at 703-204-2600 or via email at email@example.com We are licensed to do business in VA, MD and DC. Hablamos español.
Owner / Operator and Village Neighbor, NatalieTantivejakul also reports that her restaurant, 6466 Landsdowne Center Drive, Alexandria, VA 22315 is also open for carry out or delivery during normal hours. www.ricespiceva.comFacebook @ricespiceva, Instragram #ricespiceva.
Family Owned and Operated for 14 Years
Nuthinepan (Natalie) Tantivejakul (Barnack) owns "Rice and Spice” Restaurant serving Thai Cuisine.
Rice and Spice also offers carry-out, catering, and private events.
Near Fort Belvoir:
6466 Landsdowne Center Dr.
6244-K Little River Turnpike
Alexandria VA 22312
delivery/carry-out : (703) 339-9775
Nick Baccari (6808 Ontario Street) has been a resident of the village for about 18 years and a U.S. Air Force veteran. He owns and operates a Snap-on Tool Franchise. You may have seen his Snap-on van roaming the neighborhood or parked at my home. He offers hand tools, shop equipment, tool storage and diagnostic tools for automotive repair. Feel free to give him a call or stop by if he can be of any help in you automotive repair needs. With the holidays approaching, tools for your home mechanic would be a great gift idea. He can offer a 15% discount on any product he has in inventory to West Springfield Village residents. He is ready to help; here’s his contact information: Nick Baccari, Snap-on Franchisee, 703/409-7737, firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you and God Bless America!
Tom’s Cabinets & Design is owned and operated by Tom Fowler, 8129 Edmonton Court. Tom is a master craftsman and custom designs cabinets. He can be reached by phone at 703/451-2227 or by email at TomCabs@aol.com.
Tom Fowler has invested over 25 years to perfect his master cabinetry skills and kitchen design. Check out the photo gallery of his work at http://tomscabinets.com/. Tom’s own words follow:
As a custom cabinet maker, I specialize in kitchen cabinets, cabinet refacing, custom bookcases, entertainment centers, wall units and custom bars. I will gladly work with you to design and create the finest, most functional cabinets you've ever seen! I only use the highest quality select hardwoods, hardwood veneer plywood and the most durable finishes available. I have hundreds of satisfied customers in northern Virginia and numerous places around the beltway in Maryland.
If you would like a quick and easy personalized estimate for your kitchen or custom cabinet project, simply email me pictures of your project to TomsCabs@aol.com. Please include any simple details about the work to be done and essentially what you would like to accomplish, along with a budget range so that I can take a close look at it. This will enable me to, quickly and easily, send you a realistic "rough estimate" of the project costs without taking up a lot of your time and trouble. If, upon receiving my estimate, you wish to have a thorough "hands on" evaluation of the project in more detail, just let me know also by email at TomsCabs@aol.com.
Stephen Gagliano, owner of Unlimited Service Construction Company, 6820 Barnack Drive, Springfield, VA 22152 (703/843-3191) for transformed John Hoffmann's 1967 vintage bathroom into a zero-barrier shower ADA compliant bathroom. Stephen paid close attention to John’s Parkinson’s needs determining where to place the “blocking” for the safety bars, pull down seat and shower fixtures.