Local Veterans Honored at Veterans Picnic

October 15, 2014 12:37 PM0 comments

Local veterans and community leaders were recognized last Sunday, Oct. 12, for their efforts on behalf of American soldiers and war veterans at the fourth annual veteran’s picnic at Cherry Hill Park. Food and refreshments were provided by Bentley’s Restaurant. Local South Vietnamese soldiers and their families were welcomed and […]

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D.C. Central Kitchen Gives Demo at Farmer’s Market

October 11, 2014 12:00 PM0 comments

The next Falls Church Farmer’s Market Chef Demonstration is next Saturday, Oct. 18, from 9 – 11 a.m. and will feature Ed Kwitowski, executive chef of D.C. Central Kitchen. He will be creating a seasonal salad with sweet potatoes and spinach accented with roasted pumpkin seeds, answering questions about modifying the […]

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Jennifer Rose Speaks to Falls Church Rotary Club at Oct. 2 Meeting

October 10, 2014 4:45 PM0 comments

Jennifer Rose, development manager of Our Daily Bread in Fairfax, is shown in the center with Falls Church Rotary Club Past President Diane Hill (left) and President Greg Viola following her talk at the Harvest Moon Restaurant on Thursday, Oct. 2. Our Daily Bread is a non-profit organization providing food […]

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Victorian Society Hosts Halloween-Themed Events

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The Victorian Society at Falls Church is hosting a night of the ghost stories of legendary writer Ambrose Bierce at the Cherry Hill Farmhouse, located at 312 Park Ave., Falls Church, on Friday, Oct. 24, from 8 – 10 p.m. Reservations are recommended and admission to the event is $6. […]

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Falls Church Halloween Carnival Set for Oct. 25

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The Falls Church Community Center is hosting its annual family-friendly Halloween Carnival on Saturday, Oct. 25. There will be carnival games, a moon bounce, face painting, crafts, a haunted house, movies, candy and a live creepy creature show featuring the spookiest reptiles in nature. The entrance fee is $2 per […]

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Neighborhood Tree Program Events Start Up Next Week

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The Neighborhood Tree Program, a partnership between the Village Preservation and Improvement Society and the City of Falls Church, is calling for volunteers to work three events it’s sponsoring this fall. As part of the program, there will be two street tree planting events on Saturday, Oct. 18, and Saturday, […]

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Alden Theatre to Screen Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Blackmail’

October 9, 2014 12:30 PM0 comments

The Alden Theatre in McLean is launching its 2014-2015 “Classic of the Silent Screen” series with a screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s “Blackmail.” The little-known film will be shown at the McLean Community Center, located at 1234 Ingleside Ave., McLean, at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 22. Tickets are $8 for […]

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Author Felix Francis Appearing in Falls Church

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Felix Francis, author and son of legendary mystery author Dick Francis, will be speaking and signing books in Falls Church on Tuesday, Oct. 14, and Thursday, Oct. 16, in promotion of the 50th Dick Francis novel, Dick Francis’ Damage. Damage is the latest edition of the publishing legacy that dates […]

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Leadership Fairfax Honors 7 Community Leaders

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Leadership Fairfax announced its 18th annual Northern Virginia Leadership Awards recipients last week. The awards recognize regional, trustee, non-profit, corporate and educational leaders in the region. Jim Holcombe and Gloria Rubin, who work at J.E.B. Stuart High School, were awarded the Educational Leadership Award for their work with the school […]

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Falls Church AAUW Book Drive Ends Oct. 15

October 8, 2014 4:30 PM0 comments

The Falls Church area American Association of University Women is collecting books now through Oct. 15 at the book collection bin at the Falls Church Community Center, located at 223 Little Falls St, Falls Church. Books collected will be sold at the Falls Church Area American Association of University Womens’ […]

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