ODCS Presents Chrysanthemum Tutorials

June 5, 2015 12:49 PM0 comments

The Old Dominion Chrysanthemum Society will give tutorials on growing garden and exhibition chrysanthemums and answer questions related to the topic at its next meeting on Sunday, June 14, at 2:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Falls Church Community Center at 223 Little Falls Street and is […]

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Mt. Vernon Genealogical Society Hosts Petranek

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The Mount Vernon Genealogical Society is hosting Carol Petranek, who will be giving a talk called “The Treasure Chest Known As FamilySearch,” at the club’s next monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 16, from 1 – 3 p.m. Petranek will focus on the wealth of information, images of documents, online classes, and other features […]

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F.C. Students Earn Academic Honors Across the Nation

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Several students from Falls Church graduated from colleges, universities and other academic institutions across the nation during the spring 2015 semester. Dean W. Ball earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history from Hamilton College, where he graduated cum laude. Tammy Brien and Analisse Soto graduated from Mary Baldwin College. Brien […]

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Concerts in the Park Return to Cherry Hill June 25

June 4, 2015 11:39 AM0 comments

The City of Falls Church announced its annual Concerts in the Park series on Tuesday. Sponsored by the Falls Church City Recreation and Parks department and the Village Preservation and Improvement Society, the concerts are a chance for area residents to bring their blanket, a picnic dinner and enjoy free […]

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Winners of ‘Dear Editor’ Writing Competition Announced

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The Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation announced the winners of its Dear Editor writing competition this week. Katherine Donovan won first place, Umika Pathak came in second place, Joshua Nicholson came in third place and Elsa Llera-Jones was an honorable mention for their letters about current events and social justice. The […]

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News-Press’ Nick Gatz Wins Nationals Art Contest

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The News-Press’ own graphic arts designer Nick Gatz has won the first prize in the Washington Nationals’ #VoteNatsArtwork contest, and as a result he is invited to go onto the field prior to Friday’s Nationals game and present the Nationals’ line up card to the umpires. Gatz’ art highly creative […]

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One More Page Books Hosts Several Authors This Week

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One More Page Books, located at 2200 N. Westmoreland St., Arlington, is hosting several authors for book discussions and signings over the next week, starting with an appearance by Eric Lotke tonight at 7 p.m. Lotke will be discussing and signing copies of his new book Making Manna, a tale of triumph […]

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FCCPS Honors 16 Employees at Retirement Celebration

June 3, 2015 2:56 PM0 comments

Ten of the sixteen employees retiring from the Falls Church City Public School system were honored at the school system’s 2015 Retirement Celebration on Tuesday evening in the Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School cafeteria and auditorium. The ten employees were recognized at the ceremony were George Mason High School counselor Nancy Goldman, […]

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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Hosts Chamber Music Recital

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Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, located at 3022 Woodlawn Ave., Falls Church, is hosting a Chamber Music Recital this Sunday, June 7, 3 p.m. The concert is free open to the public and will feature The United States Army Field Band. Performers in the band include master sergeant Reis McCullough on clarinet, […]

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Dulin United Methodist Hosts ‘Folk Revival 2015′

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Dulin United Methodist Church at 513 E. Broad Street is hosting a the Oshkosh Youth choir under the direction of James Jenson for a program entitled Folk Revival 2015. At the concert, which is scheduled for Monday, June 15, the youth choir will sing music by Peter, Paul and Mary, […]

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