Fifteen high school students received scholarships for successfully competing in the 2014 James C. Macdonald Fine Arts Scholarship Competition, sponsored by The Alden at the McLean Community Center on Feb. 27. MCC Governing Board Vice Chair Susan Bourgeois, at far right, is pictured above with the first-place winners in each […]
Principal Ty Byrd recently presented George Mason High School senior Maeve Curtin with a Certificate of Excellence from...
As part of FIRSTfriday festivities last Friday, Mary Ellen Mogee’s exhibit Dance of Color was on display at Art...
Falls Church Arts opened its Bold and Bright show last Saturday at ArtSpace Falls Church. The colorful show, curated...
Five local high school students participated in the Falls Church Rotary Club’s speech contest on Feb. 27 at the Harvest Moon Restaurant. Each student presented an original speech on the topic “Engage Rotary, Change Lives.” First-place honors and a prize of $100 were given to Laura Chu of Thomas Jefferson High School […]Read more ›
A large bird took a lengthy rest at the Austin family’s Falls Church home during last Monday’s snowfall. He spent more than 15 minutes perched on the branch of a dogwood tree in their backyard. At first the family thought he was an owl, because his feathers were fluffed – perhaps […]Read more ›
The City of Falls Church’s Leaf Mulch Loading Day will take place next Saturday, March 22, from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the City’s Recycling Center, 217 Gordon Road. In the event of rain, the event will take place on Saturday, April 5. City staff will use heavy machinery […]Read more ›
Cherry Hill Farmhouse will be the venue for an evening of Irish music played on traditional Celtic instruments as the annual Celtic Music Concert returns this Saturday, March 15. The show starts at 8 p.m Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased at the […]Read more ›
Several students from Falls Church enrolled at Virginia Tech were named to the dean’s list there for the fall 2013 semester. Shadya Antezana, Arman M. Bahraini, Martha L. Barrios-Genie, Kristina M. Bettner, Anamitra Bose, Natalie S. Cauley, Spencer M. Cesar, Jai Chauhan, Moses Cho, Loren S. Clark, Kristina Danielyan, Margaret […]Read more ›
City of Falls Church staff seek input on the community’s transportation needs over the next three years. As part of updating “Transportation 2030: Mobility for All Modes,” the transportation chapter of the Comprehensive Plan, the community is invited to a meeting this Saturday, March 15, at noon in the Falls […]Read more ›