Courtesy photo The Mount Vernon Station is getting 10 new recruits to replace ranks depleted by reservists now serving in Iraq. Forty new police officers
Distilleries Guide: Mount Vernon Distillery
Less than two years after George Washington gave his farm manager James Anderson the OK to make alcohol, the former president’s distillery was the most productive whiskey distillery in America. And there were already 3,000 in Virginia It was that year, 1799, that Washington died. His distillery lived on under his heir until it caught fire in 1814 Though Washington himself favored Madeira and porter beer,…
Mount Vernon Homes For Sale
View Mount Vernon real estate trends and browse homes for sale listed on the MLS. Learn about neighborhood home styles, amenities, nearby parks and more.
Mount Vernon: A complete guide for visitors
George Washington's Mount Vernon, more than a historic building! Touring Mount Vernon inspires learning, creativity and thought. Lots for kids to do!
Tips for Visiting Mount Vernon with Kids
Explore a tangible piece of history with your family when you visit George Washington's home. Here are some handy tips for visiting Mount Vernon with Kids!
WIN Home Inspection Mount Vernon
Curious what goes into a home inspection? Many clients are often unaware of what a home inspector does and will not do during the home inspection. WIN Home I...
Mount Vernon company to hire 100 people
VASTEC, a company that provides document scanning and other records-management services, plans to hire 100 workers for its operation in Mount Vernon.
Mount Vernon Resident Wins Top Prize
MOUNT VERNON, Mo. - The Mount Vernon resident purchased the winning “5X Bingo” Scratchers ticket at Kum and Go, 1505 N. National Avenue in Springfield.
What to Expect When You Tour Mount Vernon
We offer a variety of customized tours and charter buses, including school trips and day trips in Washington, DC. Schedule a trip today by calling (571) 748-3084.
What to Expect on Your Sightseeing Tour of Mount Vernon
Located less than an hour south of Washington, D.C., George Washington's Mount Vernon estate is one of the most popular destinations for day trips and sightseeing tours near our nation's capital. Some of the things you will see at Mount Vernon include:
'Chicken coupe': Police find 10 chickens kept in car
Animal control officers said the chickens were not in distress, in apparent good health and have food and water.
Renting in Mount Vernon: What will $1,700 get you?
See how far $1,700/month will take you in Mount Vernon today.
The Why of BIM to GIS: George Washington’s Mount Vernon
Esri, Mount Vernon, and Quinn Evans Architects collaborate on a blended BIM-GIS 3D world with the assistance of the FME-based ArcGIS Data Interoperability Extension – and provide project stakeholders with an incredibly detailed view of site and structure data and history for planning and maintenance. In a web browser!
Main Street Mount Vernon abuzz with new ideas
Main Street Mount Vernon, the central business district’s premier membership organization, with 183 members and open to all area businesses, held its well-attended annual meeting Thursday night at North Main Cafe.
Mount Vernon DPW trucks sabotaged before snowstorm
Workers are removing latex gloves Tuesday that were stuffed into gas tanks of Mount Vernon DPW trucks overnight.
10 Things to See & Do in Mount Vernon Square
Mount Vernon Square lies at the heart of DC, connected to Downtown, Shaw and Penn Quarter/Chinatown, placing it at the center of the one of the most highly trafficked areas i
Timeline: How did Mount Vernon get into this mess?
A look back at the unprecedented turn-of-events in Mount Vernon.
How Mount Vernon tackles ConEd gas moratorium
Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas on how the city plans to address Con Edison's natural gas moratorium. Video by Akiko Matsuda/The Journal News
Alexandria/Mount Vernon Weekend Fun: April 1-10
What the flock? Mount Vernon park deploys cannon to ward off geese
Mount Vernon has used controlled hunts, lasers, and now a cannon to deter the geese that keep pooping at its park.