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F.C. Local Wins Gold at Senior Olympics

September 24, 2018 1:30 PM0 comments

RSVP-NORTHERN VIRGINIA engagement leader and volunteer Ken Kozloff (left) congratulates 93-year-old Edna Derrick of Falls Church, after she completed the women’s 1600 meter walk during the 2018 Northern Virginia Senior Olympics in Arlington, Saturday, Sept. 15. Derrick won a gold medal in her age group finishing with the walk in […]

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Major Book Sale at George Mason Regional Library

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Find thousands of quality books, CDs, DVDs, video games and more at the George Mason Friends Fall Book Sale. Everything, from books to media content, is half off on the sale’s final day. The sale will be held at George Mason Regional Library (7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale). The hours […]

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League of Women Voters Hold F.C. Registrations

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In conjunction with National Voter Registration Day on Sept. 25, the Falls Church League of Women Voters has scheduled several voter registration events as part of its ongoing work to reach out to new city residents and eligible high school students. League volunteers will be registering voters at the Pearson […]

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Greenwich St. Block Party Bustles Despite Threat of Hurricane

September 21, 2018 3:00 PM0 comments

EVEN WITH THREATS of Hurricane Florence crashing the get-together, the Greenwich Street Block Party went off without a hitch for the 24th year in a row.

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F.C. Democrats Monthly Meeting Next Wednesday

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The Falls Church City Democratic Committee’s monthly meeting will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 26, at 7:30 p.m. at the Community Center (223 Little Falls St., Falls Church). Note: These meetings usually take place on the third Wednesday of the month. For more information, contact

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Critter Corner: Rosie

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A PRECIOUS YOUNG LASS (and, apparently, an avid reader of the Falls Church News-Press) is Rosie of the Benton family. Rosie likes to spend her days one of two ways — gazing at her humans with those glimmering eyes, and waiting for her humans to return from work so she […]

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F.C. Revenues Up for FY18, Bawa Reports

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In her unaudited fourth quarter report for Fiscal Year 2018 that concluded on June 30 presented to the Falls Church City Council Monday, F.C. Director of Finance Kiran Bawa reported a actual-over-budgeted FY18 net increase in revenues of $762,183, including a net $562,936 increase in revenue and a $199,247 decrease […]

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Falls Church High to Host Mattress Sale This Saturday

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The Falls Church High School (FCHS) Athletic Boosters Mattress Warehouse Mattress Fundraiser will take place at FCHS on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. in the school’s Cafeteria. Interested customers are encouraged to spread the word to their friends and family members know that the Athletic Boosters […]

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6th Annual Teddy Bear Run Set for This Sunday

September 20, 2018 7:00 PM0 comments

The sixth annual Teddy Bear 5K & 1K Walk/Run, the race where every runner receives a teddy bear when they cross the finish line, will be held in the morning this year, with the 5K at 8 a.m. and the 1K at 9:15 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 23 between the […]

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Run for the Schools Sees Spirited (and Sweaty) Turnout

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CITY RESIDENTS took to the streets for the 14th Annual Run for the Schools event this Sunday in support of the Falls Church Education Foundation. Some of the runners were in it to win it from the gun, others opted to make it a family affair by pushing their children […]

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