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Mustangs Volleyball Beats Clarke County

October 6, 2016 1:52 PM0 comments

by Matthew Hochberg George Mason’s High School girls’ varsity volleyball suffered just its second defeat of the season on Sept. 28, losing to Rappahannock County on the road in five sets. It was a back-and-forth affair, with the Panthers taking an early lead before the Mustangs tied it at two […]

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Over 10 Mustangs Named Commended National Merit Scholars

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This year’s group of George Mason’s National Merit Scholarship letter of commendation award recipients is large. They are Valentina Anfinogenova, Rachel Baek, Jimmy Ferguson, Hannah Hiscott, Lucy Hoak, Aki Maher, Brooke Meinhart, Annie Parnell, Jack Rasmussen, Daniel Reinfurt, Alec Reusch, Adam Riyad, Joseph Snitzer and Lindsey Stegenga. For more information, visit

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Falls Church School Bus Stop Arm Cameras Return

October 5, 2016 4:16 PM0 comments

The Virginia General Assembly updated a Virginia statute making it legal to mail a summons to the owner of a car photographed passing a stopped school bus. As a result, the program will resume on Monday, Oct. 31, according to Falls Church City Public Schools director of communications John Brett. […]

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Mustangs Volunteer at Climate Leadership Summit

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Students at George Mason High School served as scribes at the 2016 Annual Climate Change Leadership Summit at George Washington University’s Milken Institute School of Public Health on Wednesday, Sept. 14. The event organizers brought together over 250 CEO-level organizational and thought leaders from the business, health, faith, higher education, […]

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Crime Experts Visit Mason Forensic Chemistry Students

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Last month, students in the forensic chemistry class at George Mason High School were visited by two experts on how science is applied to the law. Professor Jennifer Givens from the Virginia Innocence Project spoke with students about the reliability of eyewitnesses, the challenge of obtaining DNA evidence and the […]

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GMHS Grad Brings Nourish International Chapter to New School

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George Mason High School alumna Haley Zullo recently started a chapter of Nourish International, a student movement that partners with communities to make a lasting impact on extreme poverty, at Washington College. Zullo transferred to the Chestertown, Md. college from Virginia Commonwealth University, where she was an active member of […]

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The Vienna-Falls Chorus Presents ‘Musical Memoirs’

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The Vienna-Falls Chorus of Sweet Adelines is presenting its newest performance “Musical Memoirs” on Saturday, Oct. 8 with two shows at Northern Virginia Community College’s Ernst Community Cultural Center, located at 8333 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. The concert is going to feature the 2016 Queens of Harmony, Speed Of Sound […]

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Crime Report: 2 Larcenies & Drunk in Public

October 4, 2016 7:16 PM0 comments

It was an extremely light week for crime according to the latest report from the City of Falls Church Police Department released Tuesday. Only three incidents were listed in the report including two larcenies and a public drunkenness. City of Falls Church Crime Report: September 26 – October 2, 2016 […]

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Longtime F.C. Resident & Scout Leader John Wells Dies

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Dr. John H. Wells, EdD, who has been an active scouting leader in Falls Church for the last 24 years, died in his home on October 1 following a long illness. He was well known throughout this area as someone who was overwhelmingly generous with his time and always ready to assist Scouts […]

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Area Delivery Man Andrew Upshur Passes Away

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Andrew Upshur, who was a delivery man for the United States Postal Service and served the Falls Church City area for several years, recently passed away, according to information from his family. A memorial service will be held for him on Thursday, Oct. 6 at Turner Memorial AME Church, located […]

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