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School News & Notes

April 8, 2009 10:16 PM0 comments

Falls Church H.S. Teacher Named Teacher Of The Year Francis “Buck” Payne, a social studies teacher and program coordinator of the Advancement Via Individual Determination program (AVID) at Falls Church High School has been named the Fairfax County Public Schools 2009 Teacher of the Year.

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Community News & Notes

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Area Egg Hunts & More Kick Off the Easter Holiday The City of Falls Church Recreation & Parks Division will host their annual Easter Egg Hunt at Cherry Hill Park (312 Park Ave., Falls Church) on Saturday, April 11 at 10 a.m.

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Area School Sports Roundup: Lady Statesmen Score Softball Wins

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Falls Church High BASEBALL: Falls Church High lost 17-0 to McLean High on Saturday, April 4 in an away game, and again, 12-2, to Langley High on April 6.

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Bunny Newbie Suits Up at F.C.’s Cherry Hill Egg Hunt

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Twelve-year-old rabbit rookie Josh Gross of Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School will be hopping into the suit for the first time this year to play the Easter Bunny during the City of Falls Church’s annual Easter Egg Hunt.

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F.C. News Briefs: April 2 – 8, 2009

April 2, 2009 4:35 PM0 comments

F.C. Schools’ Zero Drop-Out Rate Highlighted In a major article by Maria Glod and Michael Birnbaum on the front page of the Metro section of yesterday’s Washington Post, the zero drop-out rate in 2008 of the graduating class at the Falls Church City School System’s George Mason High School was […]

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Editorial: What the Council Is Missing

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In our observations of the Falls Church City Council’s deliberations on the most extraordinary budget in the City’s 60-year history, two critical components have been absent from the discussions.

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Senator Whipple’s Richmond Report

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From all parts of the Commonwealth come reports of increasing unemployment, stressed city and county budgets, and a few rays of hope, mostly coming from the federal government.

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Chamber Banquet Celebrates Star Power & Public Service

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THE ANNUAL BANQUET of the Falls Church Chamber of Commerce brought out a star-studded crowd of Falls Church celebrities at the Clarendon Ballroom last Saturday night.

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Letters to the Editor: April 2 – 8, 2009

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Making GEORGE Go is Called ‘No Brainer’ Editor, The editorial in last weeks News Press “Let Them Eat Cake” is written in a way that speaks in plain language for the majority of the people and spells out why the “George” needs to go.

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Crime Report: March 24 – 30, 2009

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Larceny from Building, Kaiser Permanente, 201 N Washington St., between March 19 and March 24, unknown person(s) stole victim’s cell phone and made unauthorized calls out of country. Larceny from Vehicle, Universe Motors, 900 S Washington St., March 25, 4:30 p.m., unknown person(s) stole a dealer tag from the establishment. […]

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