Clark’s Weekly Arlington Columns Now a Book

May 9, 2014 10:19 AM0 comments

Charlie Clark is a combination of Arlington County’s ultimate “home town boy” and an ink-in-the-veins journalist. That becomes clear from reading the collection of 106 of the more than 150 weekly columns (and counting) that he’s written for the Falls Church News-Press since 2010 that he’s compiled into a single […]

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: Mother’s Day Cruises on the Potomac

May 7, 2014 5:48 PM0 comments

From the moment you wake up this Sunday, it’s all about the Moms. There are innumerable ways to celebrate Mother’s Day and if you’re going conventional, there’s no shortage of brunches around Falls Church that will surely do her right. But how about taking it up a notch?

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Restaurant Spotlight: Four Sisters Grill

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Four Sisters has long been a Falls Church favorite. From its beginnings decades ago in Eden Center to its latest chapter in Merrifield, the restaurant has become a go-to spot for fine Vietnamese dining. It’s a reputation that makes the opening of Four Sisters Grill all the more exciting. Last […]

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Press Pass: The Motet

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A band that’s just starting out hits the studio for the first time and records some tracks. It’s their debut album, and it’s a self-titled release. That’s not a surprising scenario; in fact, it’s common. What’s surprising is when a band that’s been around for 14 years decides that its […]

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FCNP’s Benton Among 2014 ‘Capital Pride Heroes’ Honorees

May 2, 2014 4:08 PM0 comments

WASHINGTON, DC — Capital Pride is proud to announce the recipients of the Annual 2014 Capital Pride Heroes Award, the TransPride Engendered Spirits, and the winners of awards named for the late founding board members of the Capital Pride Alliance, Bill Miles and Larry Stansbury. The recipients will be honored […]

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Jody’s Jam of the Week: 2nd Annual Mad Fox’s Spring Bock Festival

April 30, 2014 5:48 PM0 comments

The beer festival season rolls on! After last week’s SpringFest in Shirlington, Mad Fox Brewery’s Spring Bock Festival is back for its second annual installment in Falls Church this Saturday.

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Restaurant Spotlight: Yayla Bistro

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Just over the Falls Church City line into Arlington, a new restaurant has opened in a familiar space. Yayla Bistro made its debut this spring, setting up shop in what was once the private dining room of the French restaurant and neighborhood stalwart La Côte D’Or. Already the Mediterranean restaurant, […]

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Press Pass: Musicband

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What do you get when you form a band with longtime players in Washington, D.C.’s punk rock scene? If you guessed punk rock, then you’ll be surprised by what Musicband does. Musicband, which will be playing a record release show next Thursday at the Iota Club and Café, cites not […]

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Dogwood Debuting Its Own Cask Beer Next Wednesday

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Dogwood Tavern has teamed up with Heavy Seas in Baltimore for the Falls Church sports bar’s first-ever cask of beer.

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‘Mod Musical’ Brings ’60s Hits to Creative Cauldron Stage

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By David Thompson In 1776, we drove out the British. But in the 1960s they came back in force – and during that time, we welcomed them with open arms. The British Invasion of the ’60s brought bands like The Beatles, The Who, and The Rolling Stones, and British songstresses […]

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