Articles by: Jody Fellows
Jody Fellows is the managing editor of the Falls Church News-Press.

Jody’s Jam of the Week: Super Bowl Sunday in Falls Church

January 31, 2014 9:50 AM0 comments

It’s Super Bowl weekend and there are plenty of restaurants around The Little City in which to set up shop for the big game Sunday. The perennial “Best Spot to Watch the Game,” Dogwood Tavern, is a great choice with its 15 TVs, drink specials and 1/2 price burger night. […]

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Letters to the Editor: January 30 – February 5, 2014

January 30, 2014 11:57 AM0 comments

 Shocked at F.C. Road Conditions Last Weekend Editor, I was shocked to see how bad the streets in Falls Church were on Saturday compared to those in Arlington where I live (we’re down to pavement on all the side streets and have been for a couple of days because they […]

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: 10th Anniversary of Smithsonian’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

January 22, 2014 10:05 PM0 comments

This Saturday, the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center with an open house. During the celebration, visitors will get a rare chance to go behind-the-scenes to areas of the museum normally off-limits to the public. At the open house, […]

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Mad Fox Head Chef Leaves for Crystal City

January 10, 2014 4:23 PM0 comments

Mad Fox Brewing Company Head Chef Andrew Dixon has left the Falls Church restaurant and will be the news Food and Beverage Director/Executive Chef at the Embassy Suites in Crystal City. Dixon’s last day was Wednesday, and while he’ll no longer be on the line at the F.C. brew pub, he says he’s excited to transition to being a regular guest.

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: D.C. Restaurant Week

10:47 AM0 comments

Come on, it’s been nine days already – resolving to eat better in 2014 is so last week. Starting Monday, over 250 D.C.-area restaurants will be doing their damndest to help you forget your resolutions during Washington, D.C. Restaurant Week. For seven days, participating restaurants will serve up special three-course […]

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Wind Chill Advisory In Effect for Falls Church Tuesday; Schools Closed, City Government Open

January 7, 2014 12:00 AM0 comments

With bitterly cold temperatures expected, the National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for Falls Church until 6 p.m. Tuesday evening. The lowest wind chills reaching up to 15 below zero are expected to occur after midnight Tuesday and last until the early morning.

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: New Year’s Eve Dinner at 2941

December 30, 2013 1:32 PM0 comments

We’ve got you covered on your Watch Night dining options, with plenty of spots all up in the Little City mix. However, if you want to go out all fancy-like with your last meal of 2013, 2941 Restaurant is hooking up special three-course meals on New Year’s Eve for meat […]

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: Christmas Day Chinese Feast, Movie & a Club

December 20, 2013 12:43 PM0 comments

For those flying solo on Christmas Day, has once again put together an evening full of film, food and fun on December 25. In the spirit of “A Christmas Story,” (which, by the way, airs on TBS for 24 straight hours starting 8 p.m. Christmas Eve), the itinerary includes […]

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: Christmas in Black & White

December 12, 2013 1:38 PM0 comments

Music and film combine Thursday for Christmas in Black & White at Angelika Film Center in the Mosaic District. The Fairfax Symphony Orchestra along with singers from the National Broadway Chorus will provide the soundtrack during a screening of four silent holiday movies. The program, devised and led by Pops […]

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: D.C. Santa Bar Crawl

December 6, 2013 12:42 PM0 comments

The malls are packed, people are slinging trees in grocery store parking lots, lights are blinking away on houses all over town – the Christmas season has officially begun.

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