Shields: Fairfax Water Lawsuit Aims to Expel F.C. from County

April 9, 2009 4:39 PM0 comments

F.C.’s Manager Cites ‘Eliminatin’ Goal in Q & A The City of Falls Church’s water system is the victim of a takeover push by the Fairfax Water Authority that is seeking to “eliminate” other water systems from providing service in Fairfax County .

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Falls Church News Briefs: April 9 – 15, 2009

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Expose Chronicles Poor Conditions at Funeral Home Following an expose by the News-Press last June of flooding and inundated tombstones at the King David National Memorial Park, a section of the National Funeral Home in Falls Church, the Washington Post reported last Sunday of even more horrific conditions at the […]

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F.C. Mayor Gardner Backs Brian Moran for Governor

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City of Falls Church Mayor Robin Gardner and other City elected officials this Tuesday announced their formal endorsement of Former State Del. Brian Moran in his race for the Democratic nomination for governor of Virginia.

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Church Defectors Seek to Divert Building Funds to Legal Defense

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Facing an appeal filed this week to the Virginia Supreme Court of decisions made in their favor at the circuit court level last year, defectors from the Episcopal Church, USA, occupying the historic Falls Church property downtown in the City of Falls Church, are asking parishioners for permission to loot […]

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The Peak Oil Crisis: Priorities

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In the next few years, most of us are going to have to make many important decisions that will profoundly affect the rest of our lives. How soon these decisions come will depend on one’s individual circumstances.

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Letters to the Editor: April 9 – 15, 2009

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3 F.C. Council Members Reply to Snyder Views Editor, In his recent remarks published on the Falls Church Times blog, our friend and colleague David Snyder fired a broadside at Mayor Gardner, Vice Mayor Lippman and the City Manager as being “ingrown and isolated” and “diverging more and more from […]

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Crime Report: March 31 – April 6, 2009

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Destruction of Property, 100 blk. Rowell Ct., March 31, 3:28 p.m., police arrested three male juvenile for Destruction of Property. Liquor Law Violation, 900 blk. Ellison St., March 31, 6:52 p.m., police arrested a female juvenile for Underage Possession of Alcohol. Liquor Law Violation, 900 blk. Ellison St., March 31, […]

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Business News & Notes

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News Raytheon Company, a technology and innovation company specializing in defense, homeland security, cybersecurity and other government markets, has signed a lease for 600,000 SF on AOL’s Loudon County campus.

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School News & Notes

April 8, 2009 10:16 PM0 comments

Falls Church H.S. Teacher Named Teacher Of The Year Francis “Buck” Payne, a social studies teacher and program coordinator of the Advancement Via Individual Determination program (AVID) at Falls Church High School has been named the Fairfax County Public Schools 2009 Teacher of the Year.

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Community News & Notes

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Area Egg Hunts & More Kick Off the Easter Holiday The City of Falls Church Recreation & Parks Division will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt at Cherry Hill Park (312 Park Ave., Falls Church) on Saturday, April 11 at 10 a.m.

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