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10 Tips for an Extra Christmas-y House This Holiday Season

December 11, 2014 12:29 PM0 comments

Jack Lanouette and his mother, Libby Emge, of 510 East Broad Street, have some outdoor Christmas decorating advice. “I don’t have Martha Stewart tips,” Jack said. But who needs Martha when Falls Church has Jack? Supplies are available at Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores, Michaels, Home Depot and Lowe’s. 1) […]

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It Takes an Artist to Make a Christmas Village

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Falls Church residents know the house with the biggest Christmas display around: the one at 510 East Broad Street, right across the street from Dulin United Methodist Church.

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Fairfax County Animal Shelter Hosts Ugly Sweater Party

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The Fairfax County Animal Shelter is offering reduced adoption fees and festive fun at their Ugly Sweater Party this Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12 and 13, during regular shelter hours. The shelter is open noon – 7 p.m. Tuesday – Friday and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday and […]

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Command Performance AV Holds First Open House

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Command Performance AV, a new Falls Church retailer of high-end audio visual equipment, is pleased to invite you to its first annual open house, to be held this Friday, Dec. 12, from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. at 115 Park Ave., Ste. 2, Falls Church. Two noted and exceptional local […]

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Letters to the Editor: News-Press UVA Editorial Was Shrill, Mean-Spirited

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Letters to the Editor: December 11 – 17, 2014   News-Press UVA Editorial Was Shrill, Mean-Spirited Editor, The Editorial, “Should UVA Even Exist?” appearing in last week’s News-Press (Dec. 4-10) following up on the sensationalized gang rape story published by Rolling Stone magazine, was a shrill and mean spirited piling-on […]

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A Penny for Your Thoughts: News of Greater Falls Church

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An article about sea level rise in Sunday’s Washington Post came just a bit late for discussion at the quarterly meeting of the Local Government Advisory Committee (LGAC) to the Chesapeake Executive Council in Easton, Maryland last week, but the issue wasn’t far from anyone’s mind. LGAC’s members are appointed […]

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Cub Scout Pack 657 Makes Donations to Local Homeless Shelter

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Cub Scouts Victor Pilson, Phillip Stuart, and Kyle Wilson delivered some early holiday cheer to the local family homeless shelter. Pack 657 donated Target gift cards, treats and a Christmas tree decorated with scout-crafted ornaments. Patrick Henry Family Shelter is operated by the non-profit Shelter House. Cub Scout Pack 657 […]

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Falls Church Arts ‘Functional Arts Show’ Opens Tonight

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The Falls Church Arts is hosting an artists reception for their new Functional Arts Show tonight at 7 p.m. at ArtSpace Falls Church, located at 410 S. Maple Ave., Falls Church. The exhibit, which will be on display through the month of December, features Isabelle Babington, Garrick Boyd, Maureen Budetti, […]

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From the Front Row: Kaye Kory’s Richmond Report

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While the 2015 session of the Virginia General Assembly doesn’t start until mid-January, the months of November and December are busy times for legislators. A key item on most legislative “To Do” lists is producing legislation to be introduced during the next session. The bills I am referring to, here, […]

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Mustangs Notch Back-to-Back Bull Run District Wins, Start Season with a 3-Game Win Streak

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George Mason High School’s boys varsity basketball team started off their season with a three-game win streak after beating two Bull Run District opponents over the past week. Mason’s Mustangs (3-0, 3-0) beat Manassas Park High School in a 70-20 blowout last Thursday and handily beat William Monroe High School […]

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