Va. Senate Committee Kills Gun Retailers Bill

January 27, 2016 7:55 PM0 comments

The Virginia Senate Courts of Justice Committee voted kill a bill patroned by State Sen. Barbara Favola (D-Arlington), that would allow localities to prevent firearm retailers from operating within 1,000 feet of a school’s property. Firearm retailers are allowed through an exception in federal law to operate within the 1,000 […]

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F.C. Crews a Match for ‘Snowzilla’ Mega-Storm, Recovery Continuing

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A number of factors contributed to the ability of the City of Falls Church, its public works team and citizens, to maintain during possibly the heaviest snow storm, a veritable blizzard, in regional history last weekend.

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FOOD NEWS: Jimmy John’s Opens, Local Market Weathers the Storm, Peking Gourmet Names 1 of U.S.’s Best

January 28, 2016 9:29 AM0 comments

    Local Market Keeps F.C. Stocked During Blizzard Two feet of snow doesn’t really bode well for commerce but the blizzard of 2016 was good for at least one business here in The Little City. While most stores and restaurants closed up shop during the weekend storm, Falls Church’s […]

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Falls Church City Schools Closed Again Thursday

January 27, 2016 3:28 PM0 comments

City of Falls Church Public Schools will be closed for a fourth consecutive day as it was announced today they will be closed again Thursday, January 28.

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Jimmy John’s Now Open in Falls Church

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The sandwich shop Jimmy John’s opened its doors today on Route 7 in Falls Church. The Illinois-based chain is located in the new commercial building at 7121 Leesburg Pike along with Conte’s Bikes, Computer Wingman and an ABC Store. Serving French bread subs, clubs on thick-sliced 7-grain bread and “slims” which ditch […]

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City of Falls Church Schools Closed Tuesday & Wednesday, Government Closed Tuesday

January 26, 2016 3:42 AM0 comments

As residents and public works crews continue to dig out from the weekend’s historic storm, the City of Falls Church government and Falls Church City Public Schools and day care announced they will all be closed again Tuesday, January 26.

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City of Falls Church Schools Closed Monday & Tuesday, Government Closed Monday

January 24, 2016 3:12 PM0 comments

After the weekend’s historic snowstorm dumping more than two feet of snow on the area, Falls Church City Public Schools and day care announced that they will be closed both Monday, January 25 and Tuesday, January 26. In addition, a “no parking order” had been enforced on its campuses. Cars […]

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After Historic Blizzard, Falls Church Begins Big Dig Out

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After a blizzard dropped more than two feet of snow on the Washington, D.C. area during the last three days, City of Falls Church officials issued a Sunday morning update on the status of its road clearing.

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Falls Church Community Center to Open Sunday with No Parking

January 23, 2016 4:37 PM0 comments

While the great blizzard of 2016 continues to dump snow on Falls Church, the City of Falls Church announced that the Community Center will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 24. The gym will be available for open play, the Teen Center will be open and […]

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Snowzilla 2016: Falls Church [PHOTOS]

January 22, 2016 6:38 PM0 comments

The News-Press will be posting photos all weekend long of the snowy scene in The Little City so keep checking back here for new snapshots from “Snowzilla.”

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