Little City C.A.T.C.H. Foundation Grant Deadline Set for Aug. 1

July 15, 2014 3:38 PM0 comments

The Little City C.A.T.C.H. Foundation is accepting grant applications through Aug. 1 for humanities programming to enrich the City of Falls Church. The Little City C.A.T.C.H. (City of Arts, Theatre, Culture, and History) Foundation,  established in 2012, was founded with its primary focus being to financially support arts, theater, history, and […]

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F.C. Rotary Installs New Officers

July 14, 2014 3:55 PM0 comments

The Rotary Club of Falls Church celebrated the installation of its Rotary Year 2014-15 officers at the group’s July 10 meeting at the Harvest Moon Restaurant. Pictured above, from left to right, are Ronnie Chantker, assistant district governor for Rotary District 7610; Community Service Director Carlota McCormack, Youth Services Director […]

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2941′s Dysart to Demo at Saturday Farmers’ Market

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Caitlin Dysart, pasty chef of 2941,will be the featured chef in the next installment of this season’s Falls Church Farmers’ Market Chef Demonstration series this Saturday, July 19. Dysart was recently recognized as Pastry Chef of the Year at the 2014 Rammy Awards, a gala recognizing accomplishments in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan […]

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Critter Corner: Kiki

July 13, 2014 2:24 PM0 comments

Kiki the Siamese cat loves to talk to his owner, Ed Ruggiero, and anyone else who will listen to him. He likes to join Ed on short walks, and Ed thinks Kiki considers himself a small dog based on how he acts.

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McLean Rotary Club Installs New Leadership

July 11, 2014 4:23 PM0 comments

Local businessman Paul Sawtell was installed as the 50th president of the Rotary Club of McLean at the club’s annual Installation Dinner held on June 24 in the Parents Hall of Redeemer Lutheran Church. Ronnie Chantker, assistant district governor for Rotary District 7610, led the installation ceremony for Sawtell and […]

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FCNP’s Gatz to be Featured in ‘Pancakes & Booze’ Show

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Nick Gatz, a Falls Church Arts member and graphic designer for the Falls Church News-Press, will have prints featured in the Pancakes & Booze Art Show at Penn Social in Washington, D.C. The show will take place next Thursday, July 24, from 8 p.m. – 2 a.m. The show features work […]

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History Buffs Aplenty Turn Out for Clark Talk

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Charlie Clark, an author, historian, journalist, and News-Press columnist, spoke to an audience of more than 110 people at Arlington Central Library on Monday about his book, Arlington County Chronicles. The book is a collection of Clark’s most humorous and fascinating columns that delve into Arlington’s history. Clark writes the weekly column “Our Man in […]

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F.C. Air Force Vet Picked for Leadership Program

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Falls Church resident Lourdes Tiglao, an Air Force veteran who served in Afghanistan, has been selected for Team Rubicon’s Clay Hunt Fellows Program, a year-long leadership and training program for military veterans. The intent of the program is to develop competent professionals, capable of competing in the emergency management workforce, as well […]

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Fairfax Co. to Offer Tips on Chronic Disease Management

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Fairfax County is offering a free chronic disease self-management program on Mondays in August and September at the Dar Al-Hijrah Civic Center in Falls Church. The program will take place on Mondays from Aug. 4 – Sept. 15, with meetings from 6 – 8:30 p.m. at the Fairfax County Health Department at […]

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F.C. Club Partners With Annandale Lions for Meetings

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The Falls Church Lions Club, in order to better serve its community, is now teaming with the Annandale Lions Club. According to Falls Church Lions Club President Barry Buschow, group numbers are decreasing and the need for service is expanding. The groups invite members of the community to join them at […]

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