New F.C., Arlington Treasurers Grew Up as Childhood & Lifelong Friends

July 30, 2014 8:02 PM0 comments

Jody Acosta and Carla de la Pava, best of friends since childhood and interim treasurers of the City of Falls Church and Arlington County, respectively, sat in the Cosi on Wilson Boulevard in Arlington on Tuesday afternoon, having a friendly competition.

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Fairfax Inks Deal for Phase II Metro Station

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Fairfax County inked a real estate deal Tuesday that allows it to move forward on building an approximately 2,100-space garage for the Innovation Center Metro Station. This garage is one of two that the county will build as part of the Silver Line’s second phase. Fairfax committed to constructing them […]

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Metro’s Silver Line Through Tysons Opens New Access to Falls Church

July 29, 2014 1:41 PM0 comments

The much-touted Metro Silver Line, extending public transit service from Falls Church to Reston, enjoyed a grand opening with tons of dignitaries and a few small souvenirs on Saturday, and was flawless in its run through its first business commuter day yesterday.

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Gypsy Soul Opens Tomorrow in Mosaic

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Gypsy Soul, the long-awaited restaurant from James Beard award-winning Chef RJ Cooper, will finally open its doors tomorrow in the Mosaic District in Merrifield. In an email sent out by Mosaic Tuesday, Gypsy Soul is described as having a “neighborhood feel laced with Southern rock, countryside, big city, and great music.” […]

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Acosta Formally the Democratic Party Nominee for F.C. Treasurer

July 26, 2014 12:48 PM0 comments

As the deadline for filing passed late yesterday, Betty Coll, chair of the Falls Church City Democratic Committee announced that Jody Acosta, sworn in last week as the City’s acting treasurer in the wake of the resignation for health reasons of Cathy Kaye, has secured the Democratic Party’s nomination for […]

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Police Respond to Report of Stolen TV Wednesday

July 25, 2014 4:52 PM0 comments

The heavy police presence in the 300 block of Parker Avenue in Falls Church Wednesday evening was due to a search for a burglar, F.C. City Director of Communications Susan Finarelli told the News-Press today.

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Monday’s City Council Meeting Canceled

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The City of Falls Church announced this morning that the Monday, July 28 City Council meeting was canceled due to lack of agenda items.

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Arlington OKs Fire Engine Purchase

July 23, 2014 7:09 PM0 comments

The Arlington County Board has agreed to help fund a new fire engine, ambulance, ladder truck and three additional firefighters at the Falls Church Fire Station. The N. Washington Street station is located in Arlington but the land and building are owned by the City of Falls Church. The partnership […]

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Circuit Court Signs Orders for 2 F.C. Elections

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Arlington Circuit Court Judge William T. Newman, Jr. has signed the orders to authorize two Falls Church elections, one for the Mt. Daniel School bond referendum and the other for a special election to fill the unexpired term of the city treasurer, City Hall has reported. Both elections will be […]

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Falls Church Introduces ‘Little City’ License Plate

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The City of Falls Church announced this week the creation of a new license plate featuring The Little City logo.

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