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

Letters to the Editor: Media Has ‘Trump Derangement Syndrome’

May 25, 2017 12:37 PM0 comments

Letters to the Editor: May 25 – 31, 2017   Media Has ‘Trump Derangement Syndrome’ Editor, For those who watch or read the mainstream media, the newest comedy routine these days is Trump Derangement Syndrome (TDS), wonderfully on display in the May 11-17 column by the editor. If laughing is […]

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Police Investigate 2nd Bomb Threat at F.C. Office Building

May 9, 2017 4:50 PM0 comments

Less than a week after a Falls Church office building housing an abortion clinic was evacuated twice due to a fireworks explosion and a bomb threat, police investigated a second bomb threat at the same building last Wednesday.

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FOOD NEWS: Mad Fox’s Spring Beer Fest, Fava Pot Coming to F.C. & Cinco de Mayo Specials

May 4, 2017 11:36 AM0 comments

Mad Fox’s Spring Beer Festival Highlights Virginia Breweries The beer will be flowing a bit more than usual at Mad Fox this Saturday, when the Falls Church brew pub hosts its annual Spring Bierfest. The fifth edition of the event will take place from 1 – 5 p.m. in the […]

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Letters to the Editor: Trump Budget Proposal Would Hurt F.C. Library

April 27, 2017 12:09 PM0 comments

Letters to the Editor: April 27 – May 3, 2017    Trump Budget Proposal Would Hurt F.C. Library Editor, The federal budget for 2018, which the Trump administration is in the process of rolling out, includes a proposal to eliminate the federally-funded Institute of Museum and Library Services. This will have […]

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FOOD NEWS: Taco Bamba Earns RAMMY Nod, F.C. Distillers Draws Closer & Free Empanadas

April 5, 2017 7:53 PM0 comments

  F.C.’s Taco Bamba Earns ‘Favorite Fast Bite’ RAMMY Nod The finalists for the Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington’s annual RAMMY awards were announced Monday and, once again, a Falls Church favorite snagged an honor. The Pimmit Hills taqueria Taco Bamba is the sole F.C. representative in 2017, having been nominated […]

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Falls Church Restaurant Week is Here!

March 27, 2017 8:20 AM0 comments

The fifth annual culinary event, produced by the News-Press, features exclusive, limited-time deals including three-course prix fixe meals, special dishes, deep dining discounts and more.

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The Falls Church Breakfast Guide

March 23, 2017 6:03 PM0 comments

In an effort to up your breakfast game, the News-Press has created a guide to help you kick-off the day on the right foot.

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Letters to the Editor: When Will We Stop Fearing the Unfamiliar?

March 9, 2017 12:05 PM0 comments

Letters to the Editor: March 9 – 15, 2017   When Will We Stop Fearing the Unfamiliar? Editor, In light of the recently struck down immigration ban enacted by President Trump and a likely replacement I would like to thank the documentary makers of “Somaliland” for the work they are doing […]

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Popular Venezuelan Restaurant La Caraqueña Closes in Falls Church

March 6, 2017 1:23 PM0 comments

La Caraqueña, the popular Falls Church Venezuelan restaurant housed within the Stratford Motor Lodge, has closed. A sign of apparent trouble at the hole-in-the-wall restaurant, which first opened on W. Broad St. in 2007, first arose when a notice was found on the door in early February announcing a temporary closure. The […]

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Guest Commentary: A Message to Dr. Schiller: Please Persist

March 2, 2017 1:06 PM0 comments

By Jeffrey Anderson Many thanks to those responsible for the recent informative three hours on options for the high school campus. Turnout was impressive, as was the detail discussed. Judging from comments in my small breakout group, there were few good reasons for renovation, aside from lower cost, or phased […]

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