Critter Corner: Kona Walks Gracie

August 8, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

JAMES THURBER CT. residents Gracie Slonim and Kona Abbott spend some quality time in their neighborhood, as Kona, a four-year-old rescue cat, attempts to walk Gracie, a 12-year-old golden Labrador Retriever/Great Pyrenees mix.

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Press Pass: War

August 4, 2016 9:45 AM0 comments

Singer-songwriter Lonnie Jordan, the only founding member of the group War who is still performing under the band’s name, said that he owes the band’s longevity to what he calls the “Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fans.” “The fans put me here and they can take me out,” he said. […]

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Gaye Adegbalola Plays House Concert in Falls Church

August 2, 2016 12:34 PM0 comments

THE TINNER HILL HERITAGE FOUNDATION presented In the Garden with Gaye at the Historic Henderson House, located at 307 S. Maple St., Falls Church, on Sunday, July 31. Virginia-based musician Gaye Adegbalola performed for local residents at the house concert.

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F.C. Native, Musician Jeff Denson Returns to the Area

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Falls Church native Jeff Denson, who is a bassist, composer and vocalist, is returning to the Washington, D.C. area for a pair of shows. He will be performing at An Die Musik, located at 409 N. Charles St., Baltimore, on Thursday, Aug. 4 and will be performing on Saturday, Aug. […]

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Critter Corner: Tigger

August 1, 2016 10:01 AM0 comments

THIS IS TIGGER, from the Clark household on W. Greenway Boulevard, getting comfortable in one of his favorite baskets. Thankfully it’s the filing basket, so that chore can be put off for a little while.

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Press Pass: Femi Kuti & The Positive Force

July 28, 2016 10:45 AM0 comments

by Alana Noelle Black & Drew Costley Nigerian musician Femi Kuti said that it was always expected that he would go into music. The eldest son of music legend Fela Kuti, Femi said that “it was just a question of how and when.” “Fortunately my father…wanted me to grow up […]

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Critter Corner: Trio of Deer on Greenway Boulevard

July 25, 2016 10:04 AM0 comments

THIS TRIO OF DEER paraded down Greenway Boulevard on the morning of Saturday, June 11.

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Press Pass: Concerts in the Park

July 21, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

by Grace Hodgman The 24th annual Summer Concerts in the Park series, produced by the Village Preservation and Improvement Society, is a series of performances with bands and musicians somehow affiliated to Falls Church. The concerts occur each Thursday until August 4 in Cherry Hill Park at 312 Park Avenue. […]

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Critter Corner: Wilkerson

July 18, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

THIS IS WILKERSON, an 11-year-old Golden Retriever, who moved to Falls Church with his family in October 2015. He is originally from Austin, Texas. and knows lots of tricks, including barking along with “Hail to the Redskins.”

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Press Pass: Jack & Amanda Palmer

July 14, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

Singer-songwriter Amanda Palmer and her father Jack Palmer, a semi-professional choral singer in the Washington, D.C. area, have spent more than a year working on an album called You Got Me Singing, which is set to be released on Friday, July 15. And a day after the album, a collection […]

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