Critter Corner: Maggie

August 3, 2014 4:43 PM0 comments

Say hello to Maggie, the only dog ever known to turn down every dog treat known to man, as she prefers the real stuff. She’s the sweetest, most loving dog and she’s the Livingston family’s very best pug friend. This pug snores and looks like a piglet, meows and acts like […]

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Our Man in Arlington

July 14, 2014 12:43 PM0 comments

The global collision between the traditional taxi industry and the Uber and Lyft upstarts is playing out on Arlington streets. The struggle pits longtime hackers against rookies, youthful innovation against ingrained habits, and free-marketers against regulators – all set in motion by technological disruption. Last month, county police issued five citations to […]

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PHOTOS: City of F.C. Celebrates 4th of July

July 5, 2014 5:34 PM0 comments

After a wind delay, the annual fireworks display capped off the City of Falls Church’s Independence Day celebration last night, lighting the sky around George Mason High School in bright colors aplenty. (Photos: Gary Mester)  

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Critter Corner: Amber

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This is Amber, a magnificent chocolate lab. She loves to walk (no more than one mile) and eat bones. She is the most positive doggy to wake up next to, her owner says. In the evening she enjoys naps and snuggling up. Her chocolate coating keeps her hot in the […]

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Crime Report: 2 Identity Thieves & Man Charged With Intent to Distribute LSD

June 10, 2014 12:31 PM0 comments

There were two reports of identity theft last week in the City of Falls Church according to the latest Crime Report released today. The first incident occurred on Wednesday, June 4 when a man was arrested in the 6000 block of S. Washington St. for providing false identification to law enforcement, […]

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Falls Church AT&T Store Robbed Monday

June 9, 2014 1:55 PM1 comment

Four men, one armed with a handgun, held up an AT&T Store in the City of Falls Church Monday morning, police report.

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3 From Troop 821 Trek 50-Mile Alonzo Stagg Hike

April 1, 2014 10:16 AM0 comments

Three hikers from Falls Church’s Boy Scout Troop 821 took part in the Alonzo Stagg Hike on March 15. The event was a 50/20 hike, meaning participants covered 50 miles in less than 20 hours. Caelin Campbell, George Christensen, and Scout Leader Tom Ogden finished the hike in about 18 […]

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Sports Shots: F.C. High Boys Lacrosse Vs. Thomas Jefferson

March 31, 2014 10:53 AM0 comments

The Falls Church High School boys varsity lacrosse team played at host Thomas Jefferson High School last Monday night. The Falls Church High Jaguars won, 14-9. (Photos: Teylor Phetkhamyath)

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Mason’s Lasso Online Wins Columbia Awards

March 25, 2014 12:54 PM0 comments

George Mason High School’s Lasso Online picked up a Silver Crown Award for outstanding scholastic publication during the 90th annual meeting of the Columbia Scholastic Press Association at Columbia University. This year a total of 1,236 digital, newspapers, magazines and yearbooks published during the 2012-2013 academic year were eligible. In […]

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Mason Scholastic Bowl Team Places 2nd in State

February 25, 2014 2:11 PM0 comments

George Mason High School’s scholastic bowl team earned second place in the Virginia High School League state tournament last Saturday at the College of William and Mary. The trophy is one of 11 the Mustangs have brought home from the state contest in the past 13 years in this knowledge-based […]

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