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

Police Seeking Info After Dog Bites Woman on Park Avenue Sunday

November 16, 2016 3:46 PM0 comments

A woman may be forced to undergo rabies treatment if the dog who bit her Sunday evening in Falls Church is not located sometime in the next week. City of Falls Church Police report that the victim, who is in her 70s, was walking on Park Avenue in front of […]

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Crime Report: Domestic Assault, Stolen Cars & Stolen Kegs

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In separate incidents, a 27-year-old and a 45-year-old were each arrested for domestic assault in Falls Church according to the City’s latest  crime report. On Nov. 9 on Gibson St., a Capitol Heights man was arrested for assaulting a family member, grand larceny and credit larceny and then on Nov. […]

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‘Toxic Stress’ Documentary Viewed

November 9, 2016 10:09 PM0 comments

Hundreds of people gathered in the Fairfax County Board Auditorium last Monday – including social workers, health professionals, teachers, parents, therapists and appointed and elected officials – to view and discuss a recently released documentary: “Resilience: Toxic Stress and the Science of Hope.” The documentary describes the dangerous, lifelong impact […]

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Cafe Kindred Officially Debuts New Bar, ‘Townshend,’ Friday

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Some people spike their coffee. Jennifer Demetrio and Gary O’Hanlon will be literally spiking an entire coffee shop when they officially introduce their new bar-within-a-coffee-shop concept at Falls Church’s Cafe Kindred this Friday.

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Police Arrest 7-Eleven, Exxon Armed Robbery Suspect After Standoff

November 4, 2016 11:26 AM0 comments

A suspect in the armed robberies of a convenience store and a gas station in the City of Falls Church was apprehended after a brief standoff at the Stratford Motor Lodge involving multiple police units including a SWAT team and helicopters last Friday.

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FOOD NEWS: Eden Center Tour & Halloween

October 28, 2016 11:23 AM0 comments

  Eden Center Tour, Dinner Led by Miss Vietnam DC on Friday If our banh mi guide last month still hasn’t gotten you to explore Falls Church’s greatest restaurant destination, maybe an Eden Center guided tour will. This Friday, Miss Vietnam DC 2015 Jessica Phan will lead a walking tour […]

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La Caraqueña Menu Overhaul Shifts Focus to Street Food

October 12, 2016 9:30 AM0 comments

Over the past several weeks, Raul Claros has been experimenting with an all-new menu at La Caraqueña, focusing on what it does best: street food.

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Where to Find the Best Bánh Mi In Eden Center

September 15, 2016 12:06 PM0 comments

The Little City’s Eden Center is home to more bánh mì per square foot than just about anywhere else on the east coast.

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Mike’s Deli Relocating to Former Long John Silver’s Space

September 13, 2016 6:33 PM0 comments

The sandwich and ice cream shop Mike’s Deli at Lazy Sundae has signed a lease to relocate to the former Long John Silver’s space on Route 7, owners David and Rebecca Tax confirmed to the News-Press Monday. The Falls Church eatery, named “best sandwich” spot by News-Press readers for a fifth consecutive year […]

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F.C.’s Mobu Kids is Relocating

September 1, 2016 3:10 PM0 comments

Mobu Kids, the “indoor playground for kids” at 442 S. Washington Street is not going out of business but will instead be relocating, the business’s owner has confirmed to the News-Press. After the News-Press reported a new tenant, Falls Church Distillers, had signed a lease to take over the space now […]

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