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

FOOD NEWS: Beard Papa’s & Lee’s Sandwiches Now Open in F.C., LongHorn Steakhouse Coming Monday

May 12, 2016 11:16 AM0 comments

  Cream Puff Shop Beard Papa’s Now Open in Falls Church The first-ever Virginia location of Beard Papa’s, the popular Japanese pastry company specializing in cream puffs, is now open in Falls Church. Located in a Skyline business park on Leesburg Pike, the new store is the second Washington, D.C.-area […]

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GOP’s Hernick to Challenge Beyer in November

May 11, 2016 6:44 PM0 comments

With better than 78 percent of the vote at the Eighth District Republican convention in Arlington last weekend, Charles Hernick has been nominated to run as the GOP candidate against first term incumbent Democrat Donald S. Beyer, Jr. for the 8th District Congressional seat this November. An economist and environmental […]

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FOOD NEWS: Nando’s Opens Saturday in Mosaic, New Owner at La Cote d’Or & Brunch Pizza Now at Orso

April 14, 2016 11:14 AM0 comments

  Pop-Up Requin Will Become Permanent Addition to Mosaic In a change of plans, Requin, the pop-up collaboration from chefs Jennifer Carroll and Mike Isabella, will be a permanent addition to the Mosaic District after all. Originally slated to become a Kapnos Kouzina after its temporary Mosaic location moves to […]

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Tysons Chamber Hosting Breakfast on Healthy Habits, Nutrition

April 13, 2016 6:10 PM0 comments

The Tysons Regional Chamber of Commerce is hosting Regional Women’s Circle of Influence Breakfast on Wednesday, April 20 from 8:30 – 10 a.m. at the Angelika Film Center & Café at Mosaic. A Healthy You! will feature a presentation on healthy habits and nutrition by local fitness expert, author, and […]

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Free Pizza for Area Police Officers Today

12:09 PM0 comments

The Washington, D.C.-area chain Paisano’s Pizza is hosting its first annual “Police Appreciation Day” today, April 13. To honor the area’s law enforcement, the restaurant is giving D.C.-area police officers a free meal – up to $15 – at its 27 locations around Northern Virginia and Maryland. The City of Falls Church […]

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FOOD NEWS: Lucky Thai Opens, an Opening Day Doughnut, Half Smoke Special & Free Empanadas

April 6, 2016 3:08 PM0 comments

  Lucky Thai Restaurant Now Open on West Broad A new Thai restaurant is now open in the City of Falls Church. Family-owned Lucky Thai opened its doors last week in the former Curves space at 240 West Broad Street. The restaurant’s website says owners, the Sirirungsri family, immigrated from […]

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The Lasso in the News-Press: Jobs in Falls Church & Casting Votes

March 24, 2016 11:26 AM0 comments

The Falls Church News-Press has partnered with George Mason High School’s award-winning newspaper, The Lasso, to bring its readers some of the top articles appearing in the student-run digital paper. This regular feature will appear monthly in the News-Press during the school year. The Lasso can be found online at […]

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4 Falls Church Restaurants Offering Special Easter Meals This Sunday

March 23, 2016 8:41 PM0 comments

There’s no time for the kitchen when eggs need to be found and baskets need to be explored. Giving residents more time to celebrate Easter, these four Falls Church-area restaurants are serving holiday specials this Sunday, ranging from a la carte and prix-fixe menus to a full-on, all-you-can-eat buffet. 2941 […]

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Letters to the Editor: F.C. Schools Not Initiated Due to Bigotry, Racism, Fear

March 17, 2016 11:48 AM0 comments

Letters to the Editor: March 17 – 23, 2016   F.C. Schools Not Initiated Due to Bigotry, Racism, Fear Editor, I am writing in response to a letter published in the March 10-16, 2016 edition of the News-Press, titled “Why Support a Costly & Outdated School System?” In particular I would […]

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Falls Church Restaurant Week Starts TODAY

March 14, 2016 9:23 AM0 comments

The week-long celebration of the Falls Church area dining scene starts today!

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