Articles by: Sally Cole

G Street Fabrics Closes in Seven Corners

September 2, 2015 7:33 PM0 comments

G Street Fabrics & Home Decorating in Seven Corners has closed. The store known for its fabrics, window treatments, upholstery, slipcovers, bedding, cushions, table linens and decorative pillows is still open in the Montrose Shopping Center at 5520 Randolph Road in Rockville. For more information, visit

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Kensington Groundbreaking Set for Sept. 10

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A groundbreaking ceremony for the Kensington of Falls Church at 700 W. Broad Street will take place on Thursday, September 10 at noon. The Kensington of Falls Church will be an assisted living development with ground floor arts space to be managed by Falls Church Arts and a food establishment. […]

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Quicksilver Opens in Graham Park Plaza

August 26, 2015 6:52 PM0 comments

Quicksilver has opened a factory store in Graham Park Plaza (formerly known as Loehman’s Plaza) at 7285 Leesburg Pike in Falls Church. Founded in 1969 and known for boardshorts and clothing for mountain and ocean lovers, Quicksilver is a premium youth lifestyle and culture clothing brand. The Falls Church Factory […]

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EagleBank Sponsoring Dyslexia 5K Run

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EagleBank is sponsoring Decoding Dyslexia Virginia’s 5K Run for Dyslexia on October 11 at Burke Lake Park in Fairfax Station. Decoding Dyslexia is a grassroots movement focused on linking families to resources, support, and educational interventions and raising awareness of dyslexia. The event, being held during Dyslexia Awareness month, will […]

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F.C. Chamber Orientation Set for Tuesday

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The Falls Church Chamber of Commerce is hosting a chamber orientation meeting on Tuesday, September 1 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. for businesses interested in learning more about the networking and promotional benefits of Chamber membership. The event will take place at Art and Frame of Falls Church, 205 W. […]

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Guest Commentary: Pros & Cons of New Mixed-Use Development in F.C.

August 20, 2015 9:57 AM3 comments

Few question the need to increase Falls Church City’s revenue, but there is little consensus on how to do so. Should Spectrum’s Mason Row be approved? Should the City wait to see the impact of the properties currently under construction first? Should the City weigh all of the new development […]

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Sislers Stone Completes New Outdoor Display

August 19, 2015 12:23 PM1 comment

Sislers Stone in Falls Church has completed its outdoor display by adding a new section of approximately 350 square feet of natural stone paving, showcasing seven unique products, and 200 square feet of natural stone veneer, showing 30 different colors and styles. The eight ton display, which includes a fireplace, […]

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Master Engravers Is Up for Sale

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Master Engravers, the independent gift, awards and trophy engraving shop located at 920 W. Broad Street in Falls Church, is on the market. Owner/operator Eric Peppers is selling the shop due to an out-of-state job opportunity for his wife. After three-and-a-half years in business, Master Engravers has more than 200 […]

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Pet Valu Holding Grand Opening Saturday

August 12, 2015 5:42 PM0 comments

Pet Valu is hosting a grand opening for its new Falls Church location in the Graham Park Plaza, 7249 Arlington Boulevard on Saturday, August 15. The event will feature an SPCA of Northern Virginia Cat Adoption Fair featuring kittens and some adult cats available for adoption from noon – 3 […]

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F.C. Firm Named 1 of Area’s Fastest Growing Small Biz Gov’t Contractors

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Falls Church-based Chartis Consulting was named in the 2015 Washington Technology Fast 50 for the second year in a row. Washington Technology, a key news source for government executives, annually ranks the 50 fastest growing small business contractors in the government market according to their five-year compound annual growth rate. […]

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