FCCPS Food Services ‘Junior Chef’ Contest Underway

September 17, 2014 9:40 PM0 comments

The Falls Church City Public School department is hosting its first annual Junior Chef Contest, sponsored by FCCPS, Williams-Sonoma and Arlington County Public Schools (ACPS). The contest is open to FCCPS students between the ages of 9 – 18 and is an opportunity for children to test their creativity and […]

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Candidates for 8th Congressional Seat Speak to F.C. Chamber of Commerce

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Republican candidate Micah Edmond (left) answers a question from a member of the Falls Church Chamber of Commerce during the Chamber’s luncheon on Tuesday afternoon. Edmond, a candidate for the 8th district’s seat in the U.S. Congress, spoke to and answered questions from the Chamber along with Independent candidate Gwendolyn […]

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Over 600 People Participate in 2014 Run for the Schools

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Runners take off at the start of the Falls Church Education Foundation’s (FCEF) 10th annual Run for the Schools last Sunday morning. Local and regional notables, including Falls Church City Mayor David Tarter and 8th Congressional District Candidate Don Beyer and his wife Megan Beyer participated in the event. Over […]

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F.C. Resident Creates Nats ‘Magic Number’ Sign

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Falls Church resident Ted Lutz had been counting down the number of games the Washington Nationals had to win (and the Atlanta Braves have to lose) to clinch the National League East title at his house on Noland St. since late August. The Nats clinched the title on Tuesday night.

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F.C. Resident Completes Peace Corps Service

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Katherine Turner, 25, of Falls Church completed a term with the Peace Corps in early August. She was an economic development volunteer in Costa Rica working to improve local businesses and non-profit development through education planning and management courses. Turner, a graduate of George Mason High School, is the daughter […]

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Virginia ABC Opens 350th Location in Tysons Corner

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The Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) hosted a grand opening for their 350th store last Wednesday, Sept. 10, in Tysons Corner, which was attended by notable Virginia politicians and public officials. The store, located at 8150 Leesburg Pike, Vienna, will carry mainly category-leading signature spirits in only the […]

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Workhouse Arts Center Creates a Haunted Trail

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The Workhouse Arts Center (WAC) in Lorton is inviting visitors to its “terrifying, spine-chilling” Haunted Trail, which will be open for six nights around Halloween. WAC is opening a less-frequented part of their campus, which used to be a prison campus, from Friday, Oct. 24 – Saturday, Nov. 1 from […]

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Argia’s, Anthony’s and Clare and Don’s Named Winners at 2014 Taste of Falls Church

September 16, 2014 3:52 PM0 comments

Argia’s walked away the big winner at the Taste of Falls Church on Saturday, beating out 13 other F.C. restaurants for “Best Taste” at the City’s annual competition at the Fall Festival.

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Bailey’s Rotary Club Raffles Off 1966 Mustang

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The Bailey’s Crossroads Rotary Club gave away a classic 1966 Mustang convertible last weekend in their 29th annual car giveaway raffle. The drawing was held at the Wounded Warriors Car Show at Occoquan Regional Park. Bailey’s Rotary Club president Harry Henderson called this year’s winner, Rob Danburg, and left him […]

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McLean Community Players Holding Auditions for ‘13’

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McLean Community Players (MCP) are looking for seven boys and six girls and ensemble cast members for their production of the musical 13, which will premier at the Alden Theatre on Jan. 30, 2015. Auditions for children ages 12 and up – as long as the actor can play a […]

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