Articles by: Sally Cole

Sislers Stone Expanding to West Virginia

August 27, 2014 8:10 PM0 comments

Sislers Stone, the Falls Church-based, 77-year-old, family-owned-and-operated stone shop, is expanding into and opening two new facilitates: Sislers Stone West and a new wholesale venture, Shenandoah Stone Supply.

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Orange Monkey Frozen Yogurt Shop Closes

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Orange Monkey, one of the City of Falls Church’s many frozen yogurt shops, has closed its doors in the West End Plaza at 1075 W. Broad Street after about a year in operation. No news yet on what business will take over the location.

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Guest Commentary: Better Business for a Better Falls Church

August 21, 2014 11:14 AM1 comment

Falls Church is a wonderful place to live, work and play. The Little City has top rated schools, an impressively low crime rate, an award winning Farmer’s Market, an active arts community, a number of beautiful parks, a fascinating history, a number of popular community events, free mulch, tree lined […]

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Open Kitchen Adds New Chef to its Team

August 20, 2014 7:40 PM0 comments

Chef Afiya Howell, a graduate from Le Cordon Bleu Paris at the International Culinary Academy in Pittsburgh, has joined the Open Kitchen team. Afiya’s experience includes working as a chef at Ruth Chris and as a Culinary Instructor at DC Central Kitchen. She will be teaching a Fall Feast hands-on […]

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Teddy Bear Fun Run Seeks Sponsors

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Sponsorships are available for the second annual Teddy Bear 5K & 1K Walk/Run to benefit the Falls Church-McLean Children’s Center on Sunday, September 28. The event, which will take place on the W&OD Trail, will begin at 4 p.m. at 400 N. Oak Street in Falls Church. The Falls Church-McLean […]

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F.C.’s Nourish Market Hosting Weight Management Talk Thursday

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As part of its Community Education Series, Nourish Market, the small Falls Church grocery store and deli, is hosting “The Silent Stopper to Managing Your Weight” on Thursday, August 21 from 7 –8:30 p.m. The guest speaker is Lynn Hatch, an adult nurse practitioner, health coach and owner of Lynn […]

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Sam’s Farm Closing at End of September

August 19, 2014 2:31 PM3 comments

Sam’s Farm, the third-generation family-owned-and-operated garden center located at 7125 Leesburg Pike in Falls Church will be closing after 38 years in business.

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F.C. Businesses to Sponsor Run for Schools Benefit

August 12, 2014 5:20 PM0 comments

Viget, Markon, Family Medicine in Falls Church, Moss Construction, Apple Federal Credit Union and Citizens for a Better City have all signed on to sponsor the Run for the Schools to benefit the Falls Church Education Foundation on Sunday, September 14. The run is a USATF Certified 5K course that […]

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Beadazzled to Showcase Artists Saturday

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Beadazzled is showcasing six local nationally recognized glass bead artists at a free event on Saturday, August 16, from 11a.m. to 5 p.m. at its Falls Church location. The artists, Tom Boylan, Lisa St. Martin, Kay Bolden, Deborah S. Gibson, Cleo Dunsmore Buchanan and Ann Davis, will display their work […]

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City Looking for Taste of Falls Church Participants

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Space is still available for local restaurants that would like to participate in the Taste of Falls Church at the Fall Festival on Saturday, September 13. Signed restaurants to date include Mad Fox Brewing Company, Sweet Rice, Nourish Market and Flippin’ Pizza. Event sponsors include LeafFilter, The Little Gym of […]

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