One More Page Hosts ‘Kids Love to Write’ Competition

November 12, 2014 10:36 PM0 comments

One More Page Books, located at 2200 Westmoreland St. #101, Arlington, hosted the Kids Love to Write competition on Saturday, Nov. 1, in partnership with Thomas Jefferson Elementary School. As part of the writing competition, two Thomas Jefferson students per grade were selected to read their works in front of […]

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Falls Church Arts Hosts Meet the Artists Reception for FACES

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Falls Church Arts board members (from left to right) Manuela Costescu, Garrick Boyd, Falls Church Mayor David Tarter, Falls Church Arts president Barb Cram, exhibit guest Ann Sorenson and Falls Church Arts board members Marty Behr and Shaun Van Steyn pose a photo at the Meet the Artist reception for […]

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F.C. Resident Wins ‘No Roof Left Behind’ Contest

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Ysmelda Navarro of Falls Church won a free roof installation in a contest sponsored by the Springfield-based Orion Home Improvements and No Roof Left Behind, a nationwide program that helps people get new roofs when they can’t afford it. Four contest entrants were nominated by No Roof Left Behind and […]

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Housing and Human Services Hosts Community Forums

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The City of Falls Church Housing and Human Services is holding two community forums to help them develop a plan for implementing housing and community activities to meet the needs of the community. The information will be used to help create the City of Falls Church Consolidated Plan for Housing […]

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League of Women Voters Hosts Forum on F.C.’s Future

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League of Women Voters Falls Church is hosting a program this Sunday, Nov. 16, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. at the Falls Church Community Center, located at 223 Little Falls St., Falls Church, to continue the community discussion of the proposed uses for the new land Falls Church City acquired […]

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F.C. Resident Wins ‘No Roof Left Behind’ Contest

November 11, 2014 10:02 AM0 comments

Ysmelda Navarro of Falls Church won a free roof installation in a contest sponsored by the Springfield-based Orion Home Improvements and No Roof Left Behind, a nationwide program that helps people get new roofs when they can’t afford it. Four contest entrants were nominated by No Roof Left Behind and […]

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Eric Lin is a Finalist in MTNA Junior Piano Competition

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Eric Lin, a 14-year-old freshman at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, will travel to Knoxville, Tenn. in January to compete as a divisional finalist in the Music Teachers National Association’s Junior Piano Competition. The three-tiered competitions begin at the state level. Winners of each state competition advance […]

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F.C. Resident Builds Toilets for World Toilet Day

November 10, 2014 4:13 PM0 comments

Falls Church resident Cece Jones-Davis and Women & Girls Working Group will be joining Plan International on Wednesday, Nov. 19, to build toilets for school girls in Ethiopia as part of World Toilet Day. Jones-Davis started Women & Girls Working Group to raise awareness and funds for issues that impact […]

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F.C. Man Honored at NVCC Board Appreciation Dinner

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Falls Church City resident Dr. Jerome Barrett was honored at Northern Virginia Community College’s board of trustees’ appreciation dinner last Saturday, Nov. 8, in Woodbridge. Barrett, who represented Falls Church City on Northern Virginia Community College’s board of trustees for eight years before retiring on June 30, was presented with […]

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Clare Paoletta Named A-10 Rookie of the Week

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Falls Church resident Clare Paoletta, a freshman midfielder/forward on Fordham University’s women’s soccer team, was named the Atlantic 10 conference’s Rookie of the Week last week. It was the first career weekly award for Paoletta, who graduated from Georgetown Visitation in the spring of 2014. She scored scored her first […]

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