For three weeks beginning Nov. 1, the City of Falls Church will participate in a refugee blanket collection drive to deliver blankets to refugees from Syria and ISIS controlled areas of Iraq who’ve sought refuge in Turkey. According to a proclamation signed by Mayor David Tarter, it is “with the […]
The tennis courts behind the Falls Church Community Center are being torn up in order to place a stormwater retention...
The controversial large scale mixed use project at the corner of N. West and W. Broad Streets is undergoing yet another...
FALLS CHURCH CITY TREASURER Jody Acosta (right) makes a point at a recent community forum at the American Legion hall,...
Although there is a $15.6 million price tag on the school bond referendum City of Falls Church voters are being asked to approve on next Tuesday’s ballot, should the measure pass, the result may represent almost no burden on taxpayers to expand and renovate the City’s Mt. Daniel Elementary School.Read more ›
The City of Falls Church has advised drivers of maintenance work being done to upgrade the traffic signal wiring at the intersection of Broad Street and Washington Street from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. for the next three weeks. A city contractor will be trenching across three legs of the intersection […]Read more ›
A man was arrested last Thursday in connection with at least three bank robberies, including the robbery of the BB&T Bank on West Broad Street last Tuesday. Cary James, a 44-year-old Florida resident, was arrested in Montgomery County after allegedly robbing a Wells Fargo in Rockville, Md. According to a […]Read more ›
Proponents and opponents of the Mt. Daniel Elementary school bond referendum on the Nov. 4 ballot in Falls Church sparred for two hours in a lively forum at the American Legion Hall Thursday night.Read more ›
Democratic activist and aid to Rep. Jim Moran, Peg Willingham was elected unanimously Tuesday night to replace the retiring Betty Coll as chair of the Falls Church City Democratic Committee in the committee’s monthly meeting at the Community Center. Among those present to hail her election were State Del. Marcus […]Read more ›
Elected officials from major municipalities in Northern Virginia, leaders from the faith community and representatives of aid organizations will hold a press conference next week on a region-wide effort to help more than a million refugees fleeing from Syria and Iraq due to ISIL and civil war violence. Blankets will […]Read more ›