F.C. Resident Completes Peace Corps Service

September 17, 2014 9:26 PM0 comments

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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Cub Scout Pack 681 Holds Join Scouting Night

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Falls Church Cub Scout Pack 681 will hold its annual Join Scouting Night in conjunction with its first pack meeting of the year on Friday, Sept. 19, at St. James School’s Heller Hall at 7 p.m. St. James School is located at 830 W. Broad St., Falls Church. There will […]

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Body Dynamics Gives ‘Exercise in Medicine’ Talks

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Body Dynamics, a Falls Church gym that integrates physical therapy with complementary medicine, health promotion and wellness services, will be holding “Exercise in Medicine” talks at Mary Riley Styles Public Library in early October. Staff from Body Dynamics will be teaching 45-minute clinics about ways to reduce the risk and […]

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Volunteers Sought for Falls Church Habitat Restoration

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The City of Falls Church Habitat Restoration Team is seeking volunteers for their on-going habitat restoration project, which is aimed at restoring the local ecosystem in city parks. This includes removing invasive plants as well planting native plants when they are available to benefit local bird and butterflies. This Saturday […]

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Critter Corner: Penny

September 12, 2014 11:54 AM0 comments

This is Penny, a new resident at the Byron in Falls Church City. Penny is about 5 months old. She recently earned her medal from the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program and her Canine Good Citizen Training will make her a joy to the residents of the City for years to come. […]

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