Pretty is a Russian Blue cat that was rescued. She is 6 years old and loves to hang outside in her summer dacha – otherwise known as a two-story rabbit hutch. During the winter, she does her window shopping from a nice warm indoor perch.
(Courtesy Photo) Girl Scout Troop 898 fixed the butterfly garden near Thomas Jefferson Elementary School over the summer....
The Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority welcomed Laura Grape to their board in late July. Grape will be replacing...
The McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) has launched a nationwide search for a new executive director to replace Nancy...
Last Tuesday the McLean Orchestra announced that they hired established Washington, D.C. conductor John Devlin as the new director of the McLean Youth Orchestra, which is an educational project of the McLean Orchestra. Devlin is also the music director of the Youth Orchestras of Prince William (VA), associate conductor of […]Read more ›
Several students from Falls Church have been named to the dean’s list at George Mason University for the spring 2014 semester. Michelle Iraheta, Adrienne Jones, Brandon Juarez-Lopez, Andrew Jung, Mrika Kadeli, Ashneel Kanojia, Mahdi Kashoofy, Isma Kayani, Binod Khadka, Siamak Khaledi, Alexandra Kemp, Danielle Kirby, Deanna Kirby, Elizabeth Kissell, Justin […]Read more ›
Five residents of Falls Church graduated from Radford University at the end of the spring 2014 semester. William Joseph Bailey and Nolan Thomas Costigan earned Bachelor of Business Administration degrees in management. Jacob Pabst Schwind earned a Bachelor of Science degree in exercise, sport and health education. George Hairston earned […]Read more ›
Several students from Falls Church earned academic accolades at educational institutions around the United States in the spring of 2014. Kendra Smith earned a Masters of Social Work degree from the School of Social Work at Simmons College. John Paul Mardelli earned a Bachelor of Science in software engineering from […]Read more ›
The magical Cleo Benton got her wings on August 1 following a long and painful illness. She was the devoted companion and caretaker of Falls Church attorney Janine S. Benton for many years since her adoption. She was a purebred devon rex model which accounted for her intelligence, sense of humor, otherworldly eyes […]Read more ›
Laura Dixon, a Falls Church City Public Schools (FCCPS) teacher attended the Virginia Center for Excellence in Teaching (VCET), a professional development program that launched in June on the Fairfax campus of George Mason University. Dixon, a teacher at Thomas Jefferson Elementary, was accepted into and attended the program’s Science, […]Read more ›