Archive for November 25th, 2013

Local Actors to Portray Illinois Notables at Comedy Spot

November 25, 2013 1:01 PM0 comments

Ten local actors will perform a staged reading of theatrical event based on characters from Illinois history next Tuesday, Dec. 3, at the Comedy Spot in the Ballston Mall, 4238 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. The event is sponsored by the Illinois State Society of Washington, D.C. and part of the proceeds […]

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Stuart Music Dept. to Host Fundraiser at Barnes & Noble

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The J.E.B. Stuart High School music department will again offer its annual presentation of live holiday music by its orchestra quartets and jazz band at a fundraiser at Barnes and Noble in Seven Corners. Visitors to the store, located at 6260 Seven Corners Center, Falls Church, between 6:15 and 8:15 […]

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FCPS Artist Teacher Exhibition Begins Dec. 4

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The sixth annual Artist Teacher Exhibition, featuring works by 41 art teachers in Fairfax County Public Schools, will be on display at the Workhouse Arts Center Vulcan Gallery, 9601 Ox Road, Lorton, from next Wednesday, Dec. 4, through Sunday, Jan. 12. A reception is planned for Dec. 14, from 6 […]

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MEH Student Council Raises Funds for Typhoon Haiyan Relief

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The Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School Student Council hosted a bake sale last Tuesday to help out relief efforts for Typhoon Haiyan. Students and staff enjoyed baked goods and raised a total of $260. An anonymous donor offered to match the donations received, and thus the student council now has […]

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FIRST Lego League Teams Advance to States

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In recent weeks, Falls Church City Public Schools students have been participating on various teams in Regional FIRST Lego League robotics tournaments, with half advancing to state competition. This year’s challenge was to research solutions to natural disaster recovery and design a robotic prototype to meet those needs. The following […]

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Mason High Key Club Helps Clarendon Shelter With Sandwich-Making Session

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George Mason High School Key Club students energetically gathered to make sandwiches for delivery last Wednesday afternoon to the Clarendon Homeless Shelter. More than 30 students participated to make more than 125 sandwiches in 30 minutes. (FCCPS Photo/Bridget Dean-Pratt)

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