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Community News & Notes

March 12, 2009 12:59 AM0 comments

Creative Cauldron & FCA Partner to Raise Funds Creative Cauldron and Falls Church Arts (FCA) are partnering to host various dinner parties/artist salons throughout the greater Falls Church area on Saturday, March 21.

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‘Watchmen” Deserves to be Watched

March 5, 2009 8:59 PM0 comments

“Watchmen” director Zack Snyder (300) was faced with a difficult task – condensing a 12-issue comic book epic, considered by many as the greatest ever written, into a feature length motion picture.

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Community News & Notes

6:23 PM0 comments

Local Students Make University Dean’s Lists Teresa Rose Crist of Falls Church earned dean’s list at Lynchburg College for the Fall 2008 semester.

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Community News & Notes

February 26, 2009 12:08 AM0 comments

Falls Church Arts Holds All-Member ShowFalls Church Arts will be hosting an opening reception of Illumination on Sunday, March 1 at Don Beyer Volvo Showroom (1231 W. Broad St., Falls Church) from 7 – 9 p.m. For more information, visit fallschurcharts.org.

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School News & Notes

February 19, 2009 1:37 AM0 comments

Falls Church Robotics Team Set to Compete The George Mason High School Robotics Team is gearing up for the D.C. Regional FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) robotic competition from Feb. 26 – 28 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mount Vernon Place NW, Washington, […]

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Northern Virginia Art Beat

1:31 AM0 comments

“Book Ends: The Book as Art,” at two separate venues with different closing dates.

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Children’s Book Touches Hearts, Nerves

February 18, 2009 10:09 PM0 comments

Illustrator and author Sarah S. Brannen wanted to “write a book about a wedding,” a pretty simple notion driven by her then 6-year-old niece’s desire that every book end with a wedding. Watching same-sex marriages celebrated in her home state of Massachusetts, Brannen knew the focus her book would take.

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Community News & Notes

January 8, 2009 7:07 PM0 comments

Mason H.S. Alum Named Cornell Scholar The Kappa Omicron Nu (KON) Honor Society, Cornell University chapter, has named 2006 George Mason High School graduate Eric Brooks as its 2008 KON Scholar.

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Nicholas F. Benton: Krugman Advises, ‘Don’t Be Depressed!’

December 25, 2008 3:27 AM0 comments

When signing for me a copy of his new book, “The Return of Depression Economics and the Crisis of 2008,” at Washington, D.C.’s National Press Club last week, Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman scribbled, “To Nicholas, Don’t be depressed.”

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Community News & Notes

October 30, 2008 3:10 PM0 comments

F.C. Rotary Discusses Youth Programs John Freeman will be speaking on “Kingsley Commons Youth Programs” at the Falls Church Rotary Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30 at the Harvest Moon Restaurant (7260 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church). Dinner costs $11. For more information, call Joe Scheibeler at 202-268-5089.

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