City of Falls Church Accepting School Supplies Donations

July 30, 2014 8:13 PM0 comments

The City of Falls Church Housing and Human Services (HHS) department is holding a school supplies drive for students in need. Donations are being accepted through August 20 in the HHS office at City Hall (300 Park Ave., Room G04, Falls Church) Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 5 […]

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Critter Corner: Buddy

July 26, 2014 4:40 PM0 comments

Buddy was adopted at 6 years old, and he couldn’t be more affectionate. This playful feline is always showing off his belly, giving head butts, licking, and snuggling. His favorite pastime is to look out the living room window at the birds and squirrels.

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Ribbon Cut for 3D Printing Area at F.C. Library

July 23, 2014 10:36 AM0 comments

City officials and library board members cut the ribbon on a 3D printer at Mary Riley Styles Public Library last Saturday morning. Just after the ribbon was cut, Phoebe Way, a 9-year-old member of the library, was the first person to use the printer. The printer, which was purchased for […]

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F.C. Students Make Spring 2014 Dean’s List at Va. Tech

10:32 AM0 comments

Several students from Falls Church have been named to the dean’s list at Virginia Tech for the spring 2014 semester. Bruce M. Ayliff, Abigail E. Bent, Kristina M. Bettner, Anamitra Bose, Christine H. Brown, Ryan J. Cabayan, Jazmin B. Cheveres, Moses Cho, Loren S. Clark, Margaret A. Dassira, Meagan C. […]

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Falls Church City Employee to Perform at Blues Alley

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Andre Jackson, a City of Falls Church employee and vocalist for the band Sudden M Pac, will perform a tribute to soul and rhythm and blues singer Teddy Pendergrass on July 31, at Blues Alley in Georgetown. Pendergrass is one of Jackson’s favorite artists, according to his biography on the […]

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Local Toy Store to Host ‘Creativity Cans’ Event

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DoodleHoppers 4 Kids is hosting a Creativity Can event this Saturday, July 26, at 2 p.m. at its store at 228 W. Broad St. Kids are invited to the local toy store, where they will receive a can filled with different arts and crafts supplies and space to create whatever […]

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‘Cops’ to Chase ‘Robbers’ at Costumed 5K in Washington

10:27 AM0 comments

Registration is open for the inaugural Cops and Robbers Run, a costumed 5K chase organized by a Falls Church-based events start-up, which will take place on Sept. 6 at 9 a.m. at the RFK Fairgrounds. Participants are invited to dress up and run as cops or robbers through obstacles, sirens […]

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News-Press & Chamber to Host Annual Social Mixer

July 21, 2014 4:46 PM0 comments

For the 24th consecutive year, the Falls Church News-Press is co-hosting with the Falls Church Chamber of Commerce its late July social mixer next Thursday, July 31, at its office, located at 200 Little Falls St., Suite 508. The casual, festive event is open to all friends of the News-Press […]

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FC Student Places Third in District Rotary Club Essay Contest

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  Falls Church Rotary Club student Maggie Bellaschi (left), from Cooper Middle School, won third place in the Rotary district essay competition earlier this month. Bellaschi is shown in the photo above with the club’s outgoing president, Diane Hill (right), who presented her with the $250 third place award and certificate at the […]

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Former FC Treasurer Cathy Kaye Donates Painting to Ireland’s Four Provinces

July 18, 2014 11:18 AM1 comment

Former City of Falls Church Treasurer Cathy Kaye donated a painting of Ireland’s Four Provinces during Christmas time, which was painted by Falls Church artist Bill Abel in 2013, to the 4P’s last week. Kaye won the painting in the live auction at the 2013 City of Falls Church’s Chamber of Commerce […]

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