Articles by: Drew Costley

Lucky Thai Creates Asian Food Corridor On West Broad

April 29, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

When Lucky Thai opened up at 240 W. Broad Street about a month ago it added a third option for Asian cuisine in downtown Falls Church. Maneki Neko, a Japanese spot, and Pho 88, a Vietnamese eatery, have already been around for a while. The owners of the restaurant, the […]

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Faces of Falls Church: April 28 – May 4, 2016

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“I can feel it in my body, but I’m trying to stay young,” says DJ, 29, a Falls Church resident, born and raised, on turning 30 in June. He is expecting his fourth child with his wife, Breanna.

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Press Pass: Jamie Kilstein and The Agenda

April 28, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

Jamie Kilstein and The Agenda have bold, overtly political messages in their music and they’re bringing those messages to the masses starting this week with a tour of the United States. And the band, which only started in 2015, is coming to Washington, D.C. and Arlington for back-to-back shows on […]

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F.C. Police Step Up the Fight Against Vehicle Burglaries

April 21, 2016 10:30 AM0 comments

The Falls Church City Police Department has begun a campaign to lower the number of thefts from vehicles that some residents say have been plaguing the City for several years. In the last six months there have been two strings of vehicle burglaries, in November 2015 and a few weeks […]

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Press Pass: Caspian

April 15, 2016 12:13 PM0 comments

Caspian, a post-rock band from Beverly, Mass., had some things to say with their latest album, Dust and Disquiet, which was released in September 2015. Usually mostly an instrumental rock group that uses vocals for melody to blend with the instrumentals, Caspian’s latest departs from that tendency. “We’ve had vocals […]

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Falls Church, Fairfax County Chart High In Health Rankings

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The 2016 County Health Rankings & Roadmaps, presented by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute, listed several Northern Virginia localities highest among the state in health outcomes. Falls Church City and Fairfax County were among the municipalities that ranked highest in the overall […]

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Falls Church’s Andrew Mallon Carves His Own Path

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Have you seen sculptures of a bear, an eagle or an angel holding an eagle and dog protruding from the stump of a tree around the region? If so, that’s probably the crafty work of Andrew Mallon, the owner and operator of AM Sculptures, a company that creates sculptures and […]

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Press Pass: Eve 6

April 8, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

A lot has changed for Eve 6, the pop punk/alternative rock outfit from Southern California who had a series of smash hits in the late ‘90s and early ‘00s. After finding success in the music scene in their teenage years and into their early 20s and doing business with major […]

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F.C. Chamber of Commerce Hosts Annual Awards Gala

April 6, 2016 5:04 PM0 comments

Local business leaders, Shelia Newman, president of New Editions Consulting, Jeff and Jane Bulman of the Original Pancake House, Andrew Painter of Walsh Colucci, Lubeley & Walsh, and Brian Creswick, founding partner of Chartis Consulting, along with The Arc of Northern Virginia and the Falls Church News-Press were recognized on […]

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Falls Church Works to Fix Sanitary Sewer System

April 1, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

Nearly two years after the City of Falls Church Department of Public Works convened a meeting with residents to discuss problems with the City’s sanitary sewer system, some residents are still dealing with sewage backups and flooding. But it is not for lack of the City’s Department of Public Works […]

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