Labor Day on the Bayou (Bakery): Bayou Bakery in Arlington's Courthouse community has unveiled its Labor-Free Labor Day menu for those of you who are already planning for a long weekend. Check it out here.
"Recyclery" — Hey, cyclists, have you been to the Old Bike Shop in Arlington? Either way, check out this cool video interview with the owner by Arlington Independent Media's studio class.
New Teachers at Glebe Elementary: Glebe Elementary School has some new teachers. Meet them here, on the school's Facebook page.
The Real Scoop on Dog Doody: It's not just polite to pick up after your pet, it reduces the risk of certain infections — especially given the weather Northern Virginia has seen lately. Read Jacob D'Aniello's blog on McLean Patch for the full scoop.
Blue Suede Bop: Paint the town red while enjoying the sounds of Blue Suede Bop at the Carlyle Club, 411 John Carlyle St. in Alexandria. The rockabilly band plays 9 to 10:30 p.m., right after a swing dance class. For more information, call 703-359-9882.