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Mason Robotics Wins 3rd Innovation in Control Award

March 9, 2017 10:19 AM0 comments

The Mason Robotics team was ranked No. 1 most of Saturday in the district competition but dropped to fifth of 39 teams after developing some electrical problems and sitting out a match. At the end of the qualifying rounds, GM was promptly picked for the number one alliance. To succeed […]

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Crime Report: Another Stolen Vehicle & More Break-Ins

March 8, 2017 1:31 PM0 comments

Another week of vehicle crime in the City of Falls Church as the latest crime report details five more incidents. A vehicle window was smashed at 24 Hour Fitness, people were seen messing with cars on W. Annandale Road, another car was broken into on N. Oak, a vehicle was stolen […]

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Celtic Music Concert on March 11

March 6, 2017 2:42 PM0 comments

There will be a lively evening of acoustic Irish music at the Celtic Music Concert on Saturday, March 11 from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. at the historic Cherry Hill Farmhouse (312 Park Ave.). The band Mitchelstown will be performing on the fiddle, banjo, guitar, bouzouki, harpsichord, concertina, bodhran and […]

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Richard White, Formerly of Falls Church, Dies at 55

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Richard White, a former resident of Falls Church, died suddenly on Monday, February 27, 2017. He was born July 15, 1961 in Washington, D.C. and lived in Falls Church throughout his school years. He graduated from George Mason High School in 1979 where he was an All-Met soccer player. He […]

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2941 Restaurant to Host ‘Spice Companion Dinner’

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On Sunday, March 12 from 5 – 8:30 p.m. 2941 Executive Chef Bertrand Chemel and Sommelier Ryan Jones will host a spice dinner showcasing custom spice blends and a guest appearance from NYC Spice Master Lior Lev Sercarz of La Boîte Biscuits & Spices. The dinner also celebrates the recent […]

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Book Signing With Local Children’s Author Apr. 8

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Local children’s author, Paula Bordenkecher will be at the Barnes & Noble in Seven Corners on Saturday, April 8, at 2 p.m. to sign her book, The Adventures of Casey Formoonzago. The story follows the precocious angel, Casey, on her journey in heaven and the challenges that she faces with […]

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Police Seek Suspect in Attempted Falls Church Bank Robbery

March 4, 2017 12:46 PM0 comments

A man attempted to rob a bank in the City of Falls Church today before fleeing without any cash, police report. City of Falls Church Police say the suspect, described as a 40-50 year old black man wearing dark glasses, a black leather jacket and gray gloves, entered the SunTrust bank […]

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Mardi Gras Rolls Through Falls Church

March 3, 2017 4:49 PM0 comments

The first-ever falls church Mardi Gras parade rolled through town last Sunday. People got dressed up in funky outfits to see floats come down Broad Street. There was music, food and fun for all involved. From left to right, Simon van Steyn, Shaun van Styen, Bessy the Clown and Tom […]

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Falls Church Arts Gala Celebrates Grand Opening

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The Andrew Acosta band performs at the Falls Church Arts Gala on Saturday night. The night was a celebration of the opening of a new space at the Kensington. Over 70 artists were represented in over 140 artworks. (Photo: Gary Mester)

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Mason Black Student Union Visits African American History Musuem

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The George Mason High School Black Student Union took the Metro to the Smithsonian Black History Museum this week. They were able to tour the new museum’s numerous exhibits including ones on slavery, the economics of cotton, and sports. They had time for contemplation at the courtyard fountain and were […]

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