Major National Developer Joins Team To Build 4.3-Acre ‘Mason Row’ Project

July 1, 2015 7:27 PM15 comments

The signing on of the high-powered Mill Creek Residential as co-owner partners for the Mason Row project has been a shot in the arm for the Spectrum Development team, which is now due to resubmit its ambitious plan the middle of next week for the development of 4.3 acres on the northeast corner of the central Falls Church intersection of W. Broad and N. West Streets.

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2 F.C. Church Leaders Differ Sharply On Marriage Equality Court Decision

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The rectors of Falls Church’s two Protestant congregations that have been at serious odds with each other for the better part of a decade, the Falls Church Anglican, the bulk of whose members defected from the historic Falls Church in 2006, and the “Continuing Episcopalians” who endured a seven-year legal battle to force the Anglicans out and to reclaim the historic church site for themselves, differed sharply on the outcome of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Friday that established marriage equality (including between same-sex couples) as the law of the land.

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Reston Man Charged with Sexual Assault

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Han I. Tak, 30, of Reston was arrested Wednesday afternoon by the Major Crimes Division of the Fairfax County Police Department on Wednesday afternoon and charged with taking indecent liberties with a minor.

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Young Adult Lit Author Martina Boone Visits F.C.

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by Karim Doumar No two things have ever fit together better than Martina Boone and the Literacy Council of Northern Virginia. At its annual recognition event on Thursday, June 18, the council recognized the volunteers of the year, gave out community service awards, and heard the winners of the annual […]

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Developers ‘Close’ on Acquisition Of Burger King Property

June 30, 2015 11:38 AM0 comments

The Burger King on W. Broad St. in downtown Falls Church, a fixture at its current location since the early 1970s, will close within about three weeks to make way for the construction of an 88-unit senior assisted living facility.

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Falls Church-Area Man Found Dead in Kingstowne Lake

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A dead body found in Kingstowne Lake on Saturday was identified yesterday as 36-year-old Falls Church-area resident Kenneth Duane Berhardt, according to the Fairfax County Police Department.

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2 F.C Church Leaders Differ Sharply On Supreme Court Marriage Equality Ruling

June 28, 2015 10:52 PM1 comment

The rectors of Falls Church’s two Protestant congregations that have been at odds with each other, the Falls Church Anglican, the bulk of whose members defected from the historic Falls Church in 2006, and the “continuing Episcopalians” who endured a seven year legal battle to for the Anglicans out and to reclaim the historic church site for themselves, differed sharply on the outcome of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Friday that established marriage equality (including between same-sex couples) as the law of the land.

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Armed Robbery at Falls Church Smashburger Friday

June 27, 2015 8:16 AM0 comments

A man, claiming he had a gun, hit an employee and robbed the Falls Church Smashburger on S. Washington Street Friday night.

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Virginia Attorney General Herring Hails SCOTUS Marriage Ruling

June 26, 2015 3:13 PM1 comment

In a press conference at the plaza outside the Arlington Courthouse this afternoon, Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring hailed the U.S. Supreme Court ruling on marriage made across the Potomac Friday.

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4 F.C. Police Members Head to World Police & Fire Games

June 24, 2015 6:06 PM1 comment

Four members of the City of Falls Church Police Department will be competing in the World Police and Fire Games kicking off this Friday in Fairfax County. Master Police Officer Jennifer “Missy” Elliot will compete individually and as part of a duo in women’s golf next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, […]

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