THE RIXEY RULES

Welcome to the Rixey. Allow me to share some tips to help you live well, seize the moment and make the most of your new home.

Dr. Rixey’s Tips for Staying Lean and Mean

Posted On: December 15

Greetings - I’ve always been of the opinion that regular, vigorous exercise is essential to keeping the body agile, the mind sharp, and the soul fulfilled. In fact, I took great pride in working with President Roosevelt to implement the United States Navy’s first physical fitness regimen and endurance test. We’ve brought that same commitment to exercise, health, and wellness here to The Rixey where you have a medley of opportunities to whip yourself into shape. Whether you’re a gym novice, weekend warrior or fitness fanatic, we’ve got everything you need to shave seconds off yo

Enjoy a Pour-Over Cup of

Posted On: June 11

The team at Sense of Place Cafe knows good coffee, so you can count on them to deliver it in every cup. They start with high-quality single-origin and blend...

Enjoy Australian Bites fo

Posted On: May 31

Kangaroo sliders might not sound like your typical brunch fare, but at Oz Restaurant and Bar, exotic cuisine like this is par for the course. The chef specializes in Australian eats such as the popular sliders filled with kang...

Northside Social Coffee a

Posted On: May 31

Part coffeehouse and part wine bar, Northside Social Coffee and Wine has something to offer customers no matter the time of day.

If you come to Northside Social for breakfast, don't miss out on the popula...

Meet Friends for a Global

Posted On: May 22

Potato hash loaded with duck confit, kimchi, hollandaise sauce, and a poached egg. Fluffy buttermilk pancakes flecked with candied pecans. A quesadilla packed with gooey white cheddar cheese, scrambled eggs, and spicy chorizo. The brunch fare at

Visit the Renovated Arlin

Posted On: May 1

Arlington’s David M. Brown Planetarium is a beloved local institution. Thanks to bountiful community support, it was completely renovated and reopened with new projectors and exhibits in 2012, and the posit...

Check Out the Ballston Fa

Posted On: April 27

The FRESHFARM Ballston Market is located in shady, tree-filled Welburn Square, just across the street from the Ballston Metro stop. Easily accessible by foot, car, and public transportation, this market is a natural gathering place for both residents of Ballston and those commuting h...