More Details on State Theatre Triple Shooting, Suspect Still At Large

January 19, 2016 8:32 PM0 comments

City of Falls Church Police released few new details on Monday morning’s shooting outside The State Theatre that left three people in the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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3 Shot Outside State Theatre Early Monday Morning

January 18, 2016 8:36 AM0 comments

Three people were shot outside The State Theatre as a crowd at the City of Falls Church venue exited the theater after a show early Monday morning. All three victims received non-life-threatening injuries.

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Suspect in 2014 F.C. Homicide Believed to Have Fled U.S.

January 14, 2016 2:08 PM0 comments

Homicide detectives with the Fairfax County Police Department believe that Juan Matetu Figueroa, 35, wanted for allegedly murdering his then-girlfriend Glenda Aviles, 28, in 2014 has fled the United States, according to a press release from the Fairfax County Police Department.

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Vehicle Decal Art Contest Announced

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The Treasurer of the City of Falls Church is announced Wednesday its first annual Vehicle Decal Design Competition, a cash-prize contest for high school students. The first-place design will need to have a City of Falls Church theme and will be displayed on the windshields of more than 13,000 vehicles […]

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Parade Grand Marshal Nominees Sought

January 15, 2016 10:35 AM0 comments

The Recreation and Parks Department announced yesterday that it is seeking nominations for grand marshal of the 35th Annual City of Falls Church Memorial Day Parade and Festival. Past honorees among others include Kathy and Barry Buschow (2015), Sergeant Steve Rau (2014), Janet Haines and Audrey Luthman (2013), Harry Shovlin […]

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Castillo Re-Elected F.C. School Board Chair

January 13, 2016 8:48 PM0 comments

Justin Castillo was the only candidate nominated by his Falls Church School Board colleagues at the board’s organizational meeting Tuesday night, and was elected unanimously to another term as the board’s chair. John Lawrence was elected vice-chair with a 5-2 margin over another nominee, newly-elected Phil Reitinger. Reitinger was subsequently […]

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FOOD NEWS: Kerri’s Cure Special Brew, Astro Debuts Cake Doughnuts & Weiss Leaves Mad Fox

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  Fair Winds, Mad Fox Help Fellow Brewer’s Fight Vs. Cancer Falls Church’s Casey Jones and his Lorton brewery, Fair Winds Brewing Company, have teamed up with 19 other local craft brewers to create a new beer to help a fellow brewer’s fight against cancer. Last Thursday, the brewers got […]

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F.C. Council Votes 6-0 to Approve 4.3 Acre Mason Row Project

January 11, 2016 11:40 PM0 comments

By a set of three unanimous 6-0 votes (Councilman Dave Snyder abstaining), the Falls Church City Council approved the long-debated 4.3 acre Mason Row mixed-use project that will bring a new hotel and movie theater complex to the City of Falls Church.

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Dedicated Social Worker Anne Crofton Tyson Dies at 86

January 8, 2016 3:22 PM0 comments

Anne “Annie” Crofton Tyson (nee Gilbert) died in her home on Dec. 25, 2015 in McLean after a short illness. She was born April 5, 1929 in New York to her parents Albert and Julia Washington Gilbert. Anne received a B.A. in 1951 and an M.A. in Social Work from Howard […]

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Community Rallies Around F.C. Child Facing Threat of Deportation

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Members of the Falls Church community are rallying around a 14-year-old freshman at George Mason High School, Bryan Villegas, who is facing the threat of deportation.

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