Articles by: Jody Fellows
Jody Fellows is the managing editor of the Falls Church News-Press.

2nd Falls Church Gun Store Opening Saturday, Across the Street from St. James School

February 5, 2016 4:56 PM0 comments

Nova Firearms, the former Falls Church gun store which relocated to McLean in 2013, will return to The Little City this Saturday when it opens a second location on West Broad Street across the street from St. James School.

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Crime Report: After State Theatre Shooting, 4 More Violent Crimes Reported in F.C. This Week

February 3, 2016 1:03 PM0 comments

A disturbing Falls Church crime report was released Wednesday as after last week’s reported triple shooting at the State Theatre, there are several more violent crimes appearing again this week. In today’s report, there are two reports of sexual assaults, one report of domestic assault and one report of an assault. In addition, […]

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FOOD NEWS: Jimmy John’s Opens, Local Market Weathers the Storm, Peking Gourmet Names 1 of U.S.’s Best

January 28, 2016 9:29 AM0 comments

    Local Market Keeps F.C. Stocked During Blizzard Two feet of snow doesn’t really bode well for commerce but the blizzard of 2016 was good for at least one business here in The Little City. While most stores and restaurants closed up shop during the weekend storm, Falls Church’s […]

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Jimmy John’s Now Open in Falls Church

January 27, 2016 12:26 PM0 comments

The sandwich shop Jimmy John’s opened its doors today on Route 7 in Falls Church. The Illinois-based chain is located in the new commercial building at 7121 Leesburg Pike along with Conte’s Bikes, Computer Wingman and an ABC Store. Serving French bread subs, clubs on thick-sliced 7-grain bread and “slims” which ditch […]

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FOOD NEWS: Kerri’s Cure Special Brew, Astro Debuts Cake Doughnuts & Weiss Leaves Mad Fox

January 13, 2016 8:17 PM0 comments

  Fair Winds, Mad Fox Help Fellow Brewer’s Fight Vs. Cancer Falls Church’s Casey Jones and his Lorton brewery, Fair Winds Brewing Company, have teamed up with 19 other local craft brewers to create a new beer to help a fellow brewer’s fight against cancer. Last Thursday, the brewers got […]

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Crime Report: Multiple Vehicles Tampered With on Lincoln Avenue

January 12, 2016 5:39 PM0 comments

Another week, another list of car break-ins in the City of Falls Church crime report. This past week, more than six vehicles were broken in to or tampered with in the City, including multiple vehicles on Lincoln Avenue last Saturday. Also in the crime report, a 39-year-old Annandale man was arrested […]

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Letters to the Editor: Disappointed By Cancelling Of GMHS School Exchanges

January 7, 2016 11:15 AM0 comments

Letters to the Editor: January 7 – 13, 2016   Disappointed By Cancelling Of GMHS School Exchanges Editor, It was with dismay and disappointment that I recently learned that school exchanges between George Mason High School and its sister schools in France, Chile and China were canceled by administrative decision. […]

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FOOD NEWS: Rare Bird Coffee Roasters, LongHorn Steakhouse Coming to Falls Church

December 24, 2015 10:59 AM0 comments

Rare Bird Coffee Roasters Coming to Falls Church Rare Bird Coffee Roasters, a small, specialty roastery in Washington, D.C., is coming to the City of Falls Church next year. Currently operating out of a warehouse in the District, Rare Bird plans to move its operation and open up a retail […]

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City Announces Holiday Schedule, Closures

December 16, 2015 7:15 PM0 comments

Government closures and holiday scheduling for the City of Falls Church begin next Wednesday, Dec. 23, when the courts will be closed and the court clerk’s office will close at noon. On Christmas Eve, the courts, court clerk’s office and sherriff’s office will be closed and all other City government […]

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Requin Pop-Up Opening Friday at Mosaic District

December 10, 2015 12:47 PM0 comments

A pop-up for Requin, the upcoming French Mediterranean restaurant from Top Chef stars Mike Isabella and Jennifer Carroll, will debut at Mosaic District this Friday, Dec. 11. The pop-up will be located in the 5,100 square-foot space of the former Gypsy Soul restaurant in the Merrifield development. Requin’s pop-up will […]

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