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

Mosaic’s Cava Grill Wins ‘Favorite Fast Bites’ But F.C. Shut Out at RAMMYS

July 31, 2017 12:56 PM0 comments

While no Falls Church restaurant took home a win at last night’s Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington’s awards gala known as The RAMMYS, it got pretty close. Cava Grill — with a location in nearby Mosaic District — was named 2017’s Favorite Fast Bites of the Year, beating out F.C.’s lone […]

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FOOD NEWS: New Brewery Coming to Falls Church, F.C. Distillers Now Selling Spirits & Shark Week

July 19, 2017 6:59 PM0 comments

  New Microbrewery Signs Lease for Southgate After Falls Church saw the debut of its first-ever — and only — distillery this month, the News-Press has received word of another big addition to the City’s lineup of beer, wine and spirits scene. Audacious Aleworks, an upcoming new small-batch microbrewery, has […]

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Falls Church is the 2nd Richest ‘County’ in America

July 18, 2017 3:27 PM0 comments

The Little City is the second richest “county” in the country, trailing only Loudoun County, according to new numbers from a 2015 U.S. Census Bureau report.

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Bourbon & Vodka & Gin…Oh My! F.C. Distillers Opens This Month

July 6, 2017 11:00 AM0 comments

It’s been almost a year since the News-Press reported Falls Church Distillers CEO Michael Paluzzi signed a lease for 3,400 square feet in the former Mobu Kids space on S. Washington St. and Falls Church Distillers has quickly become one of the most anticipated Little City openings since Mad Fox Brewing Company debuted in 2010.

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Black Squirrel Brings 26 Taps, Duck-Fat Burgers & Poutine To Dunn Loring Next Week

June 8, 2017 5:41 PM0 comments

The first thing you notice when walking into the new Black Squirrel in Merrifield is the ceiling. It’s impossible to miss.

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FOOD NEWS: Updates on F.C. Distillers, Liberty BBQ & The Black Squirrel

June 1, 2017 12:00 PM0 comments

Updates on F.C. Distillers, Liberty BBQ, Northside Social & More As the summer fast approaches, the Falls Church area is preparing for an influx of restaurant activity over the next few months highlighted by the arrival of its first-ever distillery. Falls Church Distillers, coming to 442-A S. Washington St., announced […]

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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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