VDOT Announces Transit Initiatives For I-66, Chestnut St. & Pimmit Hills

October 19, 2017 2:45 PM0 comments

Planning is underway by VDOT for a pedestrian/bicycle bridge across the Beltway to connect Pimmit Hills with Tysons Corner Center, an eastbound connector ramp to carry I-66 motorists direct to the West Falls Church Metro and for the closure of the median at Chestnut Street and Route 7.

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Sze Shifts on Bond Referendum as F.C. Council Election Race Heats Up

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Two forums pitting the five active Falls Church City Council candidates against each other were held in the last week, and if trending factors are important indicators as they have become so famously on social media sites, then a consensus continues to grow for support of the City’s school bond referendum on the Nov. 7 ballot.

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F.C. Developer Todd Hitt Assesses Recovery Effort in Puerto Rico

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City of Falls Church-based developer Todd Hitt rode his private jet on a humanitarian mission to San Juan, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, delivering food and supplies to a Ronald McDonald House and a children’s hospital there and getting a sensuous appreciation for the overwhelming needs there in the wake of Hurricane Maria’s disastrous impact three weeks ago.

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Election 2017: F.C. School Board Candidate Statements

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The News-Press invited all those running in the City of Falls Church’s November School Board and City Council races to submit 400-word candidate statements for publication. This week’s statements are from Falls Church School Board candidates Gregory Anderson, Richard Crespin, Alison Kutchma, Shannon Litton, Shawna Russell and Lawrence Webb.

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Robbery at Mini-Mart in Seven Corners

October 13, 2017 4:43 PM0 comments

A robbery involving multiple suspects took place around 11 a.m. at the Euro Market in Seven Corners Friday morning. One person was transported to the hospital after suffering non life-threatening injuries. Fairfax County Police responded to a call shortly before 11:30 a.m. after receiving a report that a group entered […]

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F.C. Developer Todd Hitt to Visit Puerto Rico to Offer Aid

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The Falls Church-based Kiddar Capital founder and CEO Todd Hitt and former Puerto Rico Gov. Luis Furtuño will lead a humanitarian mission and business delegation to San Juan, Puerto Rico today, it has been announced. The delegation first will deliver supplies, including infant formula and much-needed medication, to San Jorge […]

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