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Kaine, Benton & Friends Meet in Crystal City

March 15, 2018 3:00 PM0 comments

VIRGINIA U.S. SENATOR Tim Kaine made a special appearance at Freddie’s Beach Bar in Crystal City last week and took a moment to snap a pic with News-Press Editor-in-Chief, Nicholas F. Benton (second from left) as well as Freddie’s owner, Freddie Lutz (left) and fellow Falls Church native Simon Van Steyn […]

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F.C. Women’s Walk Announces 2018 Honorees

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Falls Church’s second annual Women’s History Walk has announced the following individuals to serve as honorees. For their contributions to making lives better in the Falls Church region, the honorees are Jane Dexter, School Board member, and leader of Citizens for a Better City (CBC) and League of Women Voters […]

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Guest Commentary: On the Falls Church School Board’s Budget Request

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By Lawrence Webb I would first like to thank the Falls Church City Public Schools staff, administration, and my school board colleagues for all the work put into the recently adopted School Board budget request for the 2018-2019 school year. It indeed was an open and transparent budget building exercise. […]

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Letters to the Editor: Remembering Principled F.C. Advocate Ira Kaylin

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Letters to the Editor: March 15 – 21, 2018   Remembering Principled F.C. Advocate Ira Kaylin Editor, The City of Falls Church lost a fierce and deeply principled advocate with the death this week of Ira Kaylin. As many knew, he was an unabashed fiscal realist and had little patience […]

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Editorial: Our Young Will Lead Us

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Yesterday, on the one-month anniversary of the Valentine’s Day murderous rampage at a Florida high school by a deranged person with a military-grade weapon, hundreds of students from Falls Church’s George Mason High School and Henderson Middle School poured out of their classrooms at 10 a.m. in solidarity with thousands […]

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Former F.C. City Councilman Ira Kaylin Dies

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Former Falls Church City Councilman Ira Kaylin passed away on Monday, March 12. Kaylin served one term on the Council from 2010 to 2013. He was commended by the current Council for his service to the City last June. Kaylin is survived by his wife of 47 years, Patricia Murphy […]

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Former Falls Church City Councilman Ira Kaylin Dies

March 12, 2018 4:47 PM0 comments

Ira Kaylin, a member of the Falls Church City Council from 2010 to 2013, died today after a lengthy illness, the News-Press has learned. Kaylin was honored by the City Council last June with a special commendation for his service.

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Critter Corner: Java

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This is Java of Wu & Kwon family, a 11-year -old highly social and caring cat. He never fails to respond to people’s calls and makes sure all family members are relaxed after work and preschool by soothing them at night. On weekdays he spends daytime sunbathing in back porch […]

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Two Locals Charged with Shooting Incidents at Bailey’s Crossroads

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Nehemias Perez Escobar, 35, and Irvin Rodriguez Perez, 23, both from the Falls Church area of Fairfax County, were arrested over the weekend and are facing charges after an investigation determined they were behind the shooting incidents that resulted in damage to senior living apartments last month. Escobar and Perez […]

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Local Library Hosts Event For Stressed Out Adults

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Thomas Jefferson Library (7409, 7415 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church) is hosting a free event titled “Color Me Calm,” on Tuesday, March 20 at 7 p.m. The event is geared toward adults looking to relieve some stress by participating in various art exercises. Materials will be provided. For more information, visit […]

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