Three Washington & Old Dominion bike trail bridges in Falls Church and Arlington are having new wooden decking installed.
Fairfax County Police have identified the body found floating in Lake Barcroft late last month.
Fairfax County police officers from around the county will conduct a sobriety checkpoint to deter and apprehend intoxicated drivers on Thursday, December 10 from 11:30 p.m. until 2:30 a.m. Friday. All motorists will be stopped and drivers will be checked to assure that their abilities to drive have not been […]
Citizens for a Better City has been at the center of local political life in Falls Church for a half century. This article, third of three, is excerpted from a history of the organization prepared for CBC’s 50th anniversary celebration. It is based on an earlier CBC history by the […]
Says New Brand Sounds ‘Child-Like’ Editor, I hope there are a lot of concerned readers. Before I even read the article in the December 3 News-Press, I felt an immediate reaction to the headline about City branding and the illustrated logo.
In the first days following the roll-out of the City of Falls Church’s new “branding” as “The Little City,” there has been plenty of feedback, especially via online blogs and web sites.
F.C. Schools ‘Mixed Result’ on Substance Abuse Survey Results of the 2009-2010 PRIDE Survey for the Falls Church City Public Schools indicate that student alcohol, tobacco and marijuana use in grades 6-12 is below the national average, the numbers “still indicate widespread use among high school students,” the F.C. City […]
News Art and Frame of Falls Church has hired Robin Clark as an intern at the local custom frame and local art studio.
Last week was a banner week for me. I managed to complete the second full draft of my PhD dissertation and get it off to my committee for their perusal and recommendations. It is fully formatted, footnoted, bibliographied (is that a word?), and revised according to the recommendations of my […]
The “White House Clean Energy Economy Forum” was held this week at the new LEED-certified Washington-Lee High School, not at the White House. Similar events are taking place around the country in the next few weeks.