Ashes Cause F.C. House Fire Resulting in $70,000 in Damage

February 8, 2016 12:18 PM0 comments

Ashes caused a Falls Church house fire on Sunday, Feb. 7  that resulted in $70,000 in damage, according to the Falls Church Fire and Rescue Department. Firefighters responded to a single-family home located at 3329 Nevius Street on Sunday evening and encountered smoke and fire coming from the carport area […]

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2nd Falls Church Gun Store Opening Saturday, Across the Street from St. James School

February 5, 2016 4:56 PM0 comments

Nova Firearms, the former Falls Church gun store which relocated to McLean in 2013, will return to The Little City this Saturday when it opens a second location on West Broad Street across the street from St. James School.

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Kensington ‘Topping Off Party’ Draws F.C. Mayor, Dignitaries

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The Kensington Senior Living building now under construction in the 600 block of W. Broad in Falls Church on the former site of Burger King reached its “topping off point,” as the roof was secured in place Friday, and traditionally that’s the cause for a party.

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College Tuition Reported Stolen in F.C. Purse Theft

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A woman allegedly stole a purse containing a large sum of cash from the Dunkin Donuts store at 6138 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church on Sunday, Jan. 10 around 11:50 a.m., according to the Fairfax County Police Department. The victim, a 51-year-old woman, and her 18-year-old daughter were in the store, […]

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EDA Grant for Downtown Plaza Mulled

February 4, 2016 4:10 PM0 comments

A new small public plaza could be constructed in downtown Falls Church if a grant from the City’s Economic Development Authority is accepted by City officials, the City’s Public Information Office announced in a release Thursday.

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Samuel J. Waters, Falls Church, Dies at Age 22

February 3, 2016 6:48 PM0 comments

(This obituary was submitted by the parents of Samuel Waters) Samuel James Waters passed into his new life the morning of January 27, 2016, surrounded by his loving family. He yearned for heaven and to be with his Lord and savior. He had lived well during a five-year battle with […]

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Auditor Gives Thumbs Up to F.C., Says Financial House in Order

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With the presentation of the 154-page annual audit of the City of Falls Church’s financial operations, Billy Robinson representing the certified public accounting firm of Brown Edwards, told Monday’s meeting of the Falls Church City Council, “You are in a strong position, especially given the (small) size of your staff, and have done a good job given your resources” for keeping the City’s financial house in order.

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Samuel Waters, Memorable Valjean In GMHS’ ‘Les Mis,’ Dies at Age 22

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Samuel J. Waters died last week at his parents’ home in Falls Church after a long, five year battle with cancer. He was two months short of his 23rd birthday.

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F.C.’s Digital Design Offers Aerial View Of The Little City

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Like many, Curt Westergard grew up climbing trees. But unlike many, the Falls Church resident and businessman did not abandon the thrill of it all, the fun of climbing up in the sky. In college in Ithaca, New York, he worked as a tree surgeon while attending graduate school at […]

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Financial Report Auditor Gives Strong Thumbs Up to City of F.C.

February 1, 2016 10:49 PM0 comments

With the presentation of the 154-page annual audit of the City of Falls Church’s financial operations, Billy Robinson representing the certified public accounting firm of Brown Edwards, told Monday night’s meeting of the Falls Church City Council, “You are in a strong position, especially given the (small) size of your staff, and have done a good job given your resources” for keeping the City’s financial house in order.

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