GOP ‘Firehouse Primary’ in 10th District is Saturday

April 23, 2014 2:25 PM0 comments

A “firehouse primary” to select the Republican nominee to compete for the soon-vacant 10th U.S. congressional district will be held this Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 10 balloting stations throughout the district, which runs from sections of Prince William and Loudoun counties to McLean and the border of Falls Church.

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Northgate Grand Opening Ceremony Set May 1

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The grand opening of the long-awaited Northgate mixed use project by the Hekemian Group is set for Thursday, May 1. About half of the project’s 95 rental residential apartments have already been taken, Falls Church City Councilman Phil Duncan, who did a tour of the mostly-completed site, told a City […]

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Shields Provides Numbers to 4 Council Budget Options

April 22, 2014 10:14 PM2 comments

Falls Church City Manager Wyatt Shields Tuesday night put numbers to the four options the F.C. City Council wound up with Monday night, and presented them to a meeting of the Joint Council-School Board working group, to which five Council members showed up at the School Board offices.

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George Mason High Named Top Traditional High School in Virginia

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The City of Falls Church’s George Mason High School was named the top traditional public high school in Virginia by US News and World Report in their annual rankings of the country’s top schools.

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Four Options on Table as F.C. Council Closes in on Vote for FY15 Budget

April 21, 2014 11:03 PM3 comments

With one week to go before a final vote on the Fiscal Year 2015 budget, the seven members of the Falls Church City Council wound up Monday night’s marathon work session with no less than four different options to chose among going into their final act. The plans all attempt […]

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F.C. Celebrates Easter with Egg Hunt & Bunny Visit at Cherry Hill Park

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Scores of youngsters gathered at Cherry Hill Park last Saturday morning for the City of Falls Church’s annual Easter egg hunt. Children up to 11 years old were able to scour the park for colorful eggs and candies, and greet and have photos taken with the Easter Bunny. (Photos: David Thompson)

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