GM Students Help Falls Church Lions Unload Citrus

December 19, 2014 5:02 PM0 comments

Last Thursday afternoon, dozens of George Mason High School students volunteered to help the Falls Church Lions Club unload a truck full of fresh citrus fruit from Florida. The Lions citrus sale, which was originally scheduled for only last weekend, was extended to this Saturday, Dec. 13.

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Press Pass: Michael Mattice

December 18, 2014 5:55 PM0 comments

Arlington-based musician Michael Mattice has been taking a break from touring over the past few months to work on his sophomore solo album, which doesn’t have an official title. He told the News-Press it’s going to be a departure from his debut album, Comin’ Home, which he released in 2013. […]

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FCCPS Students Participate in 1st Annual F.C. Computer Science Education Week

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Students in Rob Carey’s 4th grade class at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School learn to code as part of Computer Science Education Week last week. Also, many Jefferson students and their parents participated in two Hour of Code events held at Jefferson last week.

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F.C. Father-Son Team Wins Golf Tournament at East Potomac Park

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A father-son team from Falls Church, Brian and Jack Goggin, won the Snowman Scramble 9-Hole Tournament at East Potomac Park in Washington, D.C. last Sunday, Dec. 14. Team Goggin shot 34 on East Potomac’s par-33 white course and walked away with $60 worth of gift certificates and prizes. Jack also […]

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Mason’s Spinello Named National HS Boys Soccer Coach of the Year for 2014

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Frank Spinello, head coach of George Mason High School’s varsity boys soccer team, was announced as the National High School Boys Soccer Coach of the Year for a small school by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America on Tuesday. Spinello, who took over as the Mustangs’ head coach since 2011, […]

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Two Mason Students’ Artwork Featured in FACES Show

November 13, 2014 1:43 PM0 comments

Rachel Horovitz (left) and Laurin Torres, students at George Mason High School, stand next to their pieces that are featured in the new Falls Church Arts show FACES, currently on display at ArtSpace Falls Church, located at 410 S. Maple St., Falls Church, until Nov. 30.

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Turn Out Brisk in Falls Church on Election Day 2014

November 4, 2014 1:58 PM3 comments

With unusually mild weather as a further incentive, the turnout was reported as “brisk” in all three City of Falls Church voting precincts Tuesday.

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Restaurant Spotlight: Dolce Veloce

October 15, 2014 7:34 PM1 comment

At one point in time, there were 10 different places in the Little City to get pizza. It was a crusty, cheesy paradise. And while there have been a few closings and relocations in recent years, Falls Church still packs some serious pizza pedigree. But even in F.C.’s glory days […]

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20 Chime in at F.C. Planning Commission Hearing on Mason Row

October 7, 2014 12:22 AM0 comments

Twenty Falls Church citizens, including neighbors to the site who carried petitions signed by over 100, spoke out at a public hearing before the F.C. Planning Commission at City Hall Monday night. The consensus among the attendees was that the four-acre consolidated Mason Row proposal for rental apartments, condominiums, a […]

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Critter Corner: Penny

September 12, 2014 11:54 AM0 comments

This is Penny, a new resident at the Byron in Falls Church City. Penny is about 5 months old. She recently earned her medal from the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program and her Canine Good Citizen Training will make her a joy to the residents of the City for years to come. […]

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