Gay Marriages Could Begin in Va. Next Week

August 13, 2014 7:52 PM0 comments

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit yesterday denied a request to delay implementation of its ruling striking down Virginia laws denying marriage to same-sex couples. The court’s action means that, unless the Supreme Court intervenes, couples may begin marrying and having their out-of-state marriages recognized in Virginia […]

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Affordable Housing Lottery Aug. 19

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The City of Falls Church’s Housing and Human Services office will hold a public lottery for an affordable dwelling unit in the Pearson Square, 400 S. Maple St., on Tuesday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. in the Dogwood Room at City Hall, 300 Park Avenue. The rental is a two-bedroom […]

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Fairfax Citizens Pressure Task Force For F.C.-Intruding 7 Corners Fix Now

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A large gathering of citizens and representatives of citizens groups applauded loudly Tuesday night at all public remarks favoring a reprioritized “transportation solutions first” approach to Fairfax County plans for the revitalization of its Seven Corners area adjacent the City of Falls Church.

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F.C. City Council Surprises With 7-0 ‘Mason Row’ Initial OK Vote

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In what developed into a surprise Monday, the Falls Church City Council gave a unanimous approval for a preliminary first reading for the Spectrum Group’s gigantic mixed-use development project it hopes to build on 3.9 acres adjacent the intersection of W. Broad and N. West Streets in Falls Church.

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At Mason District Meeting on 7 Corners, Citizens Want Roads Fixed First

August 12, 2014 8:57 PM0 comments

A large gathering of citizens and representatives of citizens groups applauded loudly Tuesday night at all public remarks favoring a solution to the transportation issues at the Seven Corners section of Fairfax County on the border of the City of Falls Church before any increase in residential or commercial density occurs.

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Anthony’s Restaurant Now Open on Annandale Road

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Anthony’s Restaurant is back in business in Falls Church, after opening its doors at its brand-new location Monday morning on Annandale Road.

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F.C. Council Gives Unanimous ‘First Reading’ OK to Giant Broad & West Project

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In what developed into a surprise tonight, the Falls Church City Council gave a unanimous approval for a preliminary first reading for the Spectrum Group’s gigantic mixed-use development project it hopes to build on four acres adjacent the intersection of W. Broad and N. West Streets in Falls Church.

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F.C. Council Votes to Hire Arlington County Attorney as New F.C. Attorney

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By a unanimous vote tonight, the Falls Church City Council voted to retain Carol W. McCoskrie of Arlington as its new City Attorney after a lengthy search process. A specialist in land use and development law, she also provided support to the Arlington School Board and on personnel matters in Arlington.

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Fairfax’s 7 Corners Revitalization Plan Will Have Big Impact on Falls Church

August 6, 2014 8:18 PM8 comments

Members of a Fairfax County Task Force for the redesign and reconfiguration of the Seven Corners section of the county, right on the border of the City of Falls Church, told the Falls Church Planning Commission Monday night that two years of its studies have resulted in plans that will have a profound impact on Falls Church.

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2 Big Multi-Screen Dine-In Theater Outfits Eying New Project in City

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The Spectrum Development Group that wants a massive redevelopment at the intersection of W. Broad and N. West Street in the City of Falls Church showed up with its latest iteration to the Economic Development Committee of the Falls Church City Council Monday, and presented a whole new concept compared to the version that the Council expressed a willingness to preliminarily approve July 28.

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