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Teen Book Festival Comes to Arlington Next Weekend

March 1, 2018 8:15 PM0 comments

This year, 40 young adult authors will take part in the 5th Annual NoVa Teen Book Festival to be held at Washington-Lee High School (1301 N Stafford St., Arlington) on March 10 from 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Over 650 young adult readers attended last year’s festival which included author […]

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End of Course & SOL Tests Take Place Next Week

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Administration of the End of Course (EOC) and eighth grade Writing Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) assessments will be Monday, March 12 (Part 1) and Tuesday, March 13 (Part 2). You can find additional information concerning the Writing SOL on the Virginia Department of Education website.

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Decal Design Contest Winners Announced

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On Monday night the winners of the 2018-2019 Vehicle Decal Design Contest were announced at the City Council meeting. First place, with the honor of having the design on the decal and $750, went to George Mason High School’s Juliana Melton (second from right) for her entry, “My Pretty Little […]

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Undefeated Rec League Team Crowned Champs

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THE ROAD RUNNERS from a local basketball recreation league of eighth and ninth graders went 17-0 en route to claiming top prize this season. Congratulations to Daniel, Pat, Victor, Jayden, Ahmed, Kobe, Jason and Clayton for their hard work this season.

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Speech Contest at Tonight’s F.C. Rotary Club Meeting

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Local high school students will compete in the annual Rotary speech contest at tonight’s Falls Church Rotary Club dinner meeting at the Harvest Moon Restaurant (7260 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church) at 6:30 p.m. This year’s topic is “Rotary Making a Difference.” Dinner costs $15 and visitors are welcome. The Rotary […]

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Holy Trinity Youth Bring Italian Cuisine to Church

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The youth of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (3022 Woodlawn Ave., Falls Church) invite interested residents to join the congregation from 4 – 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 10 as parishioners transform the church’s very own fellowship hall into the warmth of an Italian restaurant. Attendees can spend time with friends […]

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Last Chance to Purchase Sadie Hawkins Dance Tickets

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This Saturday from 8 – 11 p.m. the George Mason High School Student Council is hosting the Spring Sadie’s dance in the Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School (7130 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church) cafetorium. As is tradition with Sadie Hawkins’ dances, girls ask the boys out as their date. Tickets are […]

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Swing Dance Group to Appear at FIRSTfriday

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Swing trio, Tradin’ Eights, will be performing at Art and Frame of Falls Church (205 W. Jefferson St., Falls Church) on Friday, March 2 from 6 – 8 p.m. as part of Falls Church’s FIRSTfriday celebration. The frame shop always provides a solid atmosphere for FIRSTfriday with free food, music, […]

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Guest Commentary: Preserve Our Future & the Lives of Our Children

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By David Alhadeff Two weeks ago, my 14- year-old niece was murdered by a lunatic who abused the right to possess “arms.” Since then, my family and I have experienced many emotions. Today, I can admit I’m still in shock. I’m numb and still do not have words to describe […]

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Letters to the Editor: Time For Organizations to Speak Out on Gun Control

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Letters to the Editor: March 1 – 7, 2018   Time For Organizations to Speak Out on Gun Control Editor, Other than society in general, what organization do guns most affect? Law Enforcement! I am a retired lieutenant of the Metropolitan Police Dept. in Washington, D.C. During the course of […]

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