Articles by: Sally Cole

Orangetheory Officially Welcomed into City

May 2, 2018 7:51 PM0 comments

Orangetheory Fitness celebrated the opening of its new Falls Church location on Friday, April 20 with an official ribbon cutting ceremony featuring Orangetheory Falls Church’s owner George Leppert, studio manager Chris Michael, staff and patrons along with Falls Church officials Mayor David Tarter, Vice Mayor Marybeth Connelly, Council Member Phil […]

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Dancing Mind Celebrates 10th Year with Open House

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Dancing Mind is celebrating its 10 year anniversary with an open house on Saturday, May 5 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Dancing Mind will be offering free classes in yoga, fitness, nutrition, and wellness. Owned and operated by Paula Baake, the award winning yoga and fitness studio is located […]

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Jhoon Rhee, Tae Kwon Do Grandmaster, Dies at Age 86

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Grandmaster Jhoon Rhee, founder of Jhoon Rhee Tae Kwon Do, died Monday, April 30 at the age of 86. A 10th-degree black belt, Jhoon Rhee opened his first taekwondo school in 1962 and opened another 10 schools within the next two decades. Rhee, who has been credited with popularizing taekwondo […]

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Arc of Nova 8K Run, 2M Walk Set for Sunday

April 25, 2018 8:23 PM0 comments

The Arc of Northern Virginia’s Corporate and Community Team Challenge will take place Sunday, April 29 from 8 – 11 a.m. at Burke Lake Park. The 8K run and 2M walk event raises funds to sustain and strengthen The Arc of Northern Virginia’s programs, services, and advocacy for people with […]

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Falls Church Arts Expands Gallery Hours at Kensington

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at The Kensington Falls Church has expanded its hours to include Sundays from 1 – 4 p.m. starting April 29, the day following their opening reception for their new All Member Show. The local volunteer run gallery is also open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Falls […]

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F.C.’s Liberty Barbecue Earns Washingtonian Recognition

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Falls Church’s Liberty Barbecue was named in Washingtonian magazine as one of the Washington Metro area’s top 13 barbeque restaurants while its Thanksgiving sandwich was one of seven barbeque sandwiches highlighted and its Mushroom Melt was one of five vegetarian offerings recommended in the magazine’s May 2018 edition. Liberty Barbeque […]

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Orangetheory Fitness Opening on S. Washington St.

April 18, 2018 8:02 PM0 comments

Orangetheory Fitness Falls Church has opened at 510 S. Washington Street in Falls Church. The circuit based fitness studio is offering free classes this week and hosting a grand opening ribbon cutting on Friday, April 20 at 6:45 p.m. Orangetheory is an hour-long, heart-rate based interval training circuit program conducted […]

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Free Tai Chi Class at Sun & Moon on April 30

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Sun & Moon Taiji One will host a Tai Chi open house with free trial Tai Chi class on Monday, April 30 from 8 – 9 p.m. The event, which is open to those who want to experience a wide range of physical-mental health benefits of Tai Chi, will take […]

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F.C.’s Makron Solutions Signs Contract for U.S. Embassy Work in Philippines

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Markon Solutions, a project management consulting firm, has signed a contract to provide project engineering services for the $166 million U.S. Embassy Chancery rehabilitation in Manila, Philippines. The 17.4-acre project includes the renovation/addition of offices and secure spaces, historic preservation of major rooms, and safety and security upgrades. This project […]

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Stemtree’s Science & Engineering Programs Coming to W. Broad

April 6, 2018 1:46 PM0 comments

Stemtree has signed a lease for 230 W. Broad Street the retail space on the corner of W. Broad and Maple Avenue formerly occupied by Doodlehopper 4 Kids prior to its consolidation into space at 234 W. Broad Street. Stemtree is a science and engineering self-paced and customized enrichment program […]

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