Cafe Kindred Wins Taste of Falls Church Competition at 41st Fall Festival

September 19, 2016 1:57 PM0 comments

Relatively new eatery and coffee shop Cafe Kindred won the Taste of Falls Church competition on Saturday, Sept. 17 at the City’s 41st Taste of Falls Church and Falls Festival, which was held on the grounds of the Falls Church Community Center, City Hall and Cherry Hill Park. Thousands of […]

Read more ›

Where to Find the Best Bánh Mi In Eden Center

September 15, 2016 12:06 PM0 comments

The Little City’s Eden Center is home to more bánh mì per square foot than just about anywhere else on the east coast.

Read more ›

Sept. 25 Concerts vs. Gun Violence in F.C.

12:54 AM0 comments

A national “Concert Across America to End Gun Violence” will be held in over 200 locations nationwide on Sunday, Sept. 25. They will all be connected by way of social media and online. Four venues will be in Falls Church from 5 – 8 p.m., including Clare and Don’s Beach […]

Read more ›

Frank Predicts Clinton Win in McLean Talk

12:53 AM0 comments

Former long-serving U.S. Rep. Barney Frank spoke at a home in McLean Saturday and predicted that Hillary Clinton would be elected in November, and added that while Democrats could easily gain control of the U.S. Senate, they may also grab a majority in House because of the unpopularity of Republican […]

Read more ›

Del. Simon Commemorates Kieran Sharpe

12:55 AM0 comments

Long time Falls Church City Council and School Board member Kieran Sharpe was honored by Del. Marcus Simon at the F.C. Council meeting Monday night. Sharpe was presented by Simon with a large framed letter of commendation from the Virginia House of Delegates, with the Senate concurring. Over 26 years […]

Read more ›

Mooncakes Fly Off Shelves Ahead Of Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

9:45 AM0 comments

Falls Church’s Eden Center is gearing up for the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, Tet Trung Thu, with a celebration set for this Saturday at the shopping center. While the holiday is technically held today (the 15th day of the eighth month in the Han calander), several bakeries and delis in the […]

Read more ›

Judges Talk Taste of F.C. Prep, Favorites & More

10:30 AM0 comments

Nader Baroukh, Former City of Falls Church Mayor 1. How will you prepare for the Taste of Falls Church? No preparation really. Just showing up with a healthy appetite! I hope to bring some friends along to help. 2. What’s your favorite restaurant that has opened in Falls Church in […]

Read more ›

The Millers Travel from Afar for F.C. Farmers Market

September 16, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

Regulars at the Falls Church Farmers Market at 300 Park Avenue know where to find Valentine’s Country Bakery and Meats every Saturday: Near center stage where its “grass fed, free range, no antibiotics, no growth hormones, no steroids, all natural” meats are sold in nicely-wrapped, heavy pieces of plastic with […]

Read more ›

Fairfax Planners OK Mt. Daniel Elementary Expansion

September 14, 2016 9:11 PM0 comments

By a unanimous vote with one abstention Wednesday night, the Fairfax County Planning Commission approved the application by the Falls Church City Public Schools to expand and renovate the Mt. Daniel Elementary School located a few blocks outside the City in the McLean area of the county.

Read more ›

Va. Criminal Justice Head Hails Stellar F.C. Police Accreditation

September 15, 2016 8:09 AM0 comments

“Everybody wants to be Falls Church because they are just that good.” So proclaimed Derek May, the project manager for Virginia’s Department of Criminal Justice Services, in reporting the re-accreditation of the City’s police department at Monday’s F.C. City Council meeting. Falls Church, he said, “is a darn good place.”

Read more ›
Facebook Iconfacebook like buttonTwitter Icontwitter follow buttonGoogle+Google+