Red Top/F.C. Yellow Cab Donates to Police Unity Tour

March 17, 2014 2:31 PM0 comments

Charlie King of Red Top/Falls Church Yellow Cab recently presented a donation of $1,000 to Falls Church Police Community Service Officer James Brooks for the Police Unity Tour, which will take place May 10 – 12. Brooks and Police Chief Mary Gavin will participate with Chapter IV in the tour, […]

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F.C. 7th-Graders Place 2nd in Hoops League

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The Falls Church Select boys seventh-grade team placed second in the Fairfax County Youth Basketball League’s travel league and finished second in the league tournament losing 48-47 in the finals. Hollman Smith was select Most Valuable Player for the recently completed FCYBL Travel Basketball League. Selection for league MVP was made […]

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F.C. Student Volunteers at School in Ecuador

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Cassandra Le of Falls Church spent a week of winter break serving others as part of James Madison University’s Alternative Break Program. Le, a senior hospitality management major, traveled to Gauyaquil, Ecuador to volunteer at Escuela Semillita, a school that serves children from kindergarten through 12th grade. JMU students there […]

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Energy-Efficiency Talk Set Thursday at Community Center

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The City of Falls Church’s Environmental Services Council is hosting a speaker from LEAP (Local Energy Alliance Program) this Thursday, March 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Falls Church Community Center’s Community Room. The presentation and discussion, which will take place prior to the ESC meeting, will provide information for those […]

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Critter Corner: Ginger

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Ginger, a 2-year-old white German Shepherd, was adopted by Wilson and Meme Moy from the Virginia German Shepherd Rescue in early December 2013. Since then she’s become a great member of their family; their two daughters love having her. She’s playful and energetic, and loves long walks.  

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Henderson House to Host Don Beyer Meet-and-Greet

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Falls Church’s historic Henderson House will be the site of an informal meet-and-greet event this Friday, March 21, with Don Beyer. The event is being hosted by Edwin and Nikki Henderson and Debra Z. Roth. Beyer, a Falls Church businessman and former Virginia lieutenant governor, is campaigning to fill the U.S. Congressional seat […]

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Strange Bedfellow Makes $3K+ Donation to Life With Cancer

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Falls Church’s Strange Bedfellow recently presented a check for more than $3,000 to Life With Cancer, which provides assistance for cancer victims and their families locally. The funds were raised by Strange Bedfellow’s production of “The Actual Dance” last month. Written and acted by McLean resident Sam Simon, “The Actual Dance” is about how a […]

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MEH Takes Most Awards at History Day Regionals

March 11, 2014 12:00 PM0 comments

Twenty Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School students participated at the National History Day regional competition on March 1 at Mount Vernon High School in Alexandria. This year’s theme was “Rights and Responsibilities.” MEHMS students won the most awards and had the most first-place finishes in the region. All first- and […]

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Huskies Ribbon at Intel Regional Science Fair

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Seventh and eighth graders represented Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School well this month at the Intel NoVa Regional Science and Engineering Fair sponsored by Arlington County Public Schools. Carlos Mercardo and William Langan brought home the Best of Fair grand prize and will move on to the Broadcom MASTERS national […]

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McLean High Chorus to Host Renaissance-Era Feast

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The McLean High School Choral Department will host the 62nd annual Boar’s Head Feast this Saturday, March 15, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1545 Chain Bridge Road, McLean. Featuring all members of the nationally ranked McLean High School Chorus, this evening of Renaissance-era mirth and merriment will include music, dancing, live […]

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