The scheduled meeting of the Falls Church City Council on Monday, April 6, has been changed from a 7:30 p.m. start time to 9 p.m., and a behind-closed-doors closed session involving the Council and the F.C. School Board has been set for 7 p.m. that night for what has been […]
Seven new eateries in various stages of opening in the City of Falls Church are profiled in today’s monthly “Business...
Fairfax County Police detective Bill Woolf talks to a crowd about teen human trafficking in the area. (Photo: Leslie...
(Photo: Brenda Schrier) The Falls Church Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual gala and live auction, called “Bright...
At a Falls Church League of Women Voters’ forum at the F.C. Community Center Sunday, panelists shared their views of options the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission will be making in the near future for an optimal route for light rail or bus rapid transit operations eventually coming through the City […]Read more ›
At the outset of an event in Arlington marking the fifth anniversary, to the day, of the signing of the Affordable Care Act into law, Rep. Donald S. Beyer, Jr. introduced Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe by saying, “Historians will one day write that the Affordable Care Act was the single […]Read more ›
By a narrow 4-3 vote Monday night, the Falls Church City Council gave a preliminary “first reading” OK to City Manager Wyatt Shields’ proposed four-cent tax rate increase — from the current $1.305 to $1.345 — to kick off formal deliberations on the new fiscal year budget.Read more ›
The Falls Church News-Press has partnered with George Mason High School’s award-winning newspaper, The Lasso, to bring its readers some of the top articles appearing in the student-run digital paper. This regular feature will appear monthly in the News-Press during the school year. The Lasso can be found online at […]Read more ›
By a narrow 4-3 vote Monday night, the Falls Church City Council gave a preliminary “first reading” OK to City Manager Wyatt Shields’ proposed four cent tax rate increase from the current $1.305 to $1.345.Read more ›
Timothy James O’Connell, a Falls Church City resident since 1999, passed away on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at his home. Timothy was born on February 4, 1940, in New York City, to Valentine and Lora Haynes O’Connell. His father was an engineer, and his mother a high school Latin teacher. […]Read more ›