City of Falls Church Crime Report: February 11 – 17, 2019 Four pickup trucks were swiped from Koons Ford in Falls Church, according to the latest City of Falls Church crime report. Police reported the trucks, in various colors, were discovered missing last Wednesday morning. In other incidents, three men […]
Author: Jody Fellows
The Falls Church News-Press has announced the dates for Falls Church Restaurant Week 2019 with the seventh annual Little City event set for next month from March 25 – 31. The culinary event features the best restaurants in and around Falls Church offering diners special lunch or dinner dining deals […]
With a year that saw headlines on budget battles, downtown parking problems, new high school construction, West End development updates and more, the News-Press takes a look at the most popular stories of the year, as viewed by readers, at FCNP.com.
Falls Church City Schools’ Superintendent Peter Noonan presented a preferred option for keeping next fiscal year’s school budget within the constraints of a two-percent growth at the School Board work session Tuesday night by eliminating four positions in the system.
The Falls Church City Council unanimously adopted the recommendations of the Falls Church Housing Commission for allocation of federal Community Development Block Grant and HOME funds for the coming year at its meeting Monday. The Mt. Daniel Family Outreach Program was awarded $4,000, the Falls Church Community Services Council’s Emergency […]
Falls Church’s Dogwood Tavern is honoring Hugh Brown, the longtime owner of Brown’s Hardware who passed away Monday at the age of 92, with a cocktail. “Mr. Brown’s Rusty Nail,” will be available starting Monday as the Little City sports bar’s drink of the week. The twist on the classic […]
Credit goes to Falls Church’s still new Superintendent of Schools Dr. Peter Noonan for his handling of the contentious issue of the extent to which the auditorium in the new George Mason High School will be as well or better equipped for theater and related programs as the one in […]
Long time Falls Church City Councilman David Snyder understated it at the Council meeting Tuesday night when he quipped, “There has been a breakdown in driving behavior” in the entire nation. No kidding, and to those who are frequent travelers to urban centers in this land, it is evident that […]
Another Washington, D.C. area high school has cancelled its varsity football program for the 2018 season. Bladensburg High School, a public school in Maryland’s Prince George’s County school system, announced the cancellation of its season last week prior to its scheduled season opener against Eleanor Roosevelt High. The move follows […]
Police are currently investigating a case of check fraud involving the bank account of George Mason High School in Falls Church, it was confirmed to the News-Press Wednesday. First reported in the City’s crime report Tuesday, the mobile deposit check fraud case involves two fraudulent checks totaling $9,800, City of […]