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Mason Row Developers Reveal Plan for City Library on Site

February 23, 2015 12:19 PM4 comments

Peter Batten of the Spectrum Group has unveiled an option for the relocation of Falls Church’s Mary Riley Styles Public Library to a new two-story, 24,000 square-foot building in its proposed 4.3-acre Mason Row development at the intersection of West Broad and North West Street.

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F.C. GOP Honors 5 Local Citizens

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The Falls Church City Republican Committee honored five local citizens yesterday at a reception at the Italian Cafe on Lee Highway. The honorees were Margarette Shovlin, Lindy Hockenberry, Nikki and Ed Henderson and Betty Coll. Shovlin was honored for serving as chairman and secretary of the City’s Electoral Board, co-founding the day […]

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F.C. Planning Department Unveils Draft W. Broad Area Plan

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Ahead of Saturday’s snow storm, some three dozen mostly leaders of City of Falls Church boards and commissions joined with City Planning Department staff as City Planning Director Jim Snyder unveiled a draft W. Broad Street Small Area Plan covering the commercial areas of W. Broad from Little Falls to […]

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F.C. Employee of the Year Nominations Due March 6

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The City of Falls Church’s Human Resources Division is accepting nominations for the 2014 Employee of the Year award now through next Friday, March 6. “If you have observed an employee whom you feel merits consideration, please nominate them for this award,” said a blog post on the City government’s website […]

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Fairfax Co. Looking for Meals on Wheels Volunteers

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The Fairfax County government is looking for volunteer drivers for its Meals on Wheels services for older adults in and around Falls Church. The county is looking for drivers for its Vietnamese and Korean Meals on Wheels services in Falls Church. According to an e-mail from the county government, the Vietnamese […]

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F.C. Residents Slated to Perform at Large D.C. Venues

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Jonathan Modell and Gizelle Ruzany, a couple who live in Falls Church’s Winter Hill community, are slated to perform at large venues in Washington, D.C. over the next month. Modell, the drummer in the reggae band Nappy Riddem, is performing with his group at The Hamilton, located at 600 14th […]

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Federal Credit Unions Offer Membership, Benefits

February 20, 2015 3:09 PM0 comments

The number of people switching from banks to credit unions has increased since the 2008 economic downturn, as evidenced by a 2011 survey by the National Association of Federal Credit Unions, which revealed that 54 percent growth in shares during Bank Transfer Day. There are several credit unions in the […]

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F.C. Residents Seeking Submissions for Local Cookbook

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Two Falls Church residents who would like to remain anonymous are seeking recipe submissions from Falls Church cooks for possible placement in a locally-based cookbook. Submissions should include the cook’s name, contact information, recipe and some background information about the dish. The deadline for submissions is next Sunday, March 1, and a […]

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2 Local Businesses Sign On As All-Night Grad Sponsors

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The Gaskins Team from Keller Williams Realty and Allstate Agent Gary Gayer have signed on as $1,000 sponsors of the All-Night Graduation Celebration, a safe, all-night celebration for George Mason High School graduates. Gary Gayer is the local Allstate Agent on Washington Street and The Gaskins Team staff live and […]

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F.C. Students Earn Academic Honors Across the Nation

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Several students from Falls Church earned academic honors at colleges, universities and other academic institutions across the nation during the fall 2014 semester. Anna Caroline Grishaw was named to the dean’s list at the University of the South, where students must earn at least a 3.625 grade point average to […]

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