Archive for May, 2010

5.31.10

It’s so easy to forget.  After all, it’s a long weekend.  There is much to do around the yard, sales circulars from the stores hound us, the beach, lakes and friends call out to us.   It happens to me, so it also happens to you!  Why was this a holiday weekend for? Today, it […]

5.30.10

30 May 2010: Nothing better than a friend inviting you over for a grilled meal. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.27.10

27 May 2010: A blue, emergency light reflects on the metal elevator door at the parking garage of Montgomery College in Silver Spring. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.26.10

25 May 2010: This colorful bench was found while walking in the quad area of George Mason University in Fairfax, VA.
The future always brings us surprises and changes. I took my daughter to GMU to meet with the Dean of Mason’s Life Program. It’s a special college program for special needs students, my niece (25, born with down syndrome) was in their first graduating class. So my little girl is going to go help out the program, further her education, go to a new church and maybe even find the time to dance as well. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.25.10

25 May 2010: A look at Richard Petty sitting on the pit wall in front of his NASCAR team car at Martinsville Speedway (VA) in the 1990’s. He was inducted into the new NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, NC over the weekend. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.24.10

17 MAY 2009: Jackie Bogensberger (13) of Adelphi University races to the goal during the Division II Women’s Lacrosse Championship. Adelphi defeated West Chester University 17-7 to win the national title. Andres Alonso/NCAA Photos

5.22.10

A 15 minute tour of Gettysburg Battlefield Park!

5.21.10

21 May 2010: Andi and Sarah share a humorous moment after graduation at Montgomery College in Rockville, Maryland. After spending the last six years in school together and forming a great frienship, they now will head out to different schools. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.19.10

19 May 2010:Roanoke College Lacrosse team plays Stevenson University in Owings Mill, MD. Roanoke, (ranked # 5) lost 14-13 to Stevenson (ranked #1) in overtime ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.17.10

17 May 2010: Backyard color. The rain beats dow our peonies making them bow down to the ground. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.16.10

16 May 2010: Backyard color. Sometimes looking for pictures requires a lot of effort and a few steps, sometimes it’s reversed. In this case it was just opening my eyes to a simple, colorful composition. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

Laytonsville Parade

15 May 2010: Spring day Parade in Laytonsville, Maryland. ©2010 Andres Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

Melanie

15 May 2010: Melanie Delaney’s senior pictures. Taken in Loudoun County in the historic town of Waterford, Virginia ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.15.10

15 May 2010: An American icon Ð the chopper Ð painted in the stars and stripes crosses the Potomac River at Whites Ferry, Maryland. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.14.10

14 May 2010: Images found on a Friday morning drive on Connecticut Avenue in Washington, DC ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.13.10

13 May 2010: Mark Searles, a multi-talented ballplayer with a great eye for pictures. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

Black & White Mural

7 May 2010: A vivid, Black & White mural in an alley in Roanoke, Virginia. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.12.10

12 May 2010: A vivid, clematis in our backyard screamed to be photographed after the rain let up. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.11.10

8 May 2010: Mike & Jessica Hagerty’s wedding in Roanoke, Virginia. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.8.10

8 May 2010: Larry and Sharon Pierce dance to the all-time wedding favorite ‘YMCA’ at Mike & Jessica Hagerty’s wedding in Roanoke, Virginia. ©2010 Andres R. Alonso. All Rights Reserved.

5.7.10

7 May 2010: Mural in downtown Roanoke, Virginia. ©2010 Andres Alonso. All Right Reserved.