Fairfax Co. Detectives Seek Public Help in ID’ing Stabbing Suspect

December 14, 2018 2:15 PM0 comments

The Fairfax County Police Department’s detectives are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the person who stabbed a 71-year-old man in the Culmore area of Falls Church. According to Fairfax Co. police, the victim was walking near the 3400 block of Payne Street when a man grabbed him from behind […]

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New Henderson Exhibit Brings Flair to Familiar Figure

December 13, 2018 5:29 PM0 comments

With friends and family on-hand to celebrate the occasion, a fresh take on the Mary Ellen Henderson exhibit was unveiled on last week at the Falls Church City middle school that bears her name. What was formerly four freestanding, six-foot-tall bi-folds that, along with one of the original desks found […]

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A Look at this Holiday Season’s Hottest Toys

December 17, 2018 10:30 AM0 comments

Fear not Falls Church parents who found out the big day is barely a week (!!) away, we’re here to save you from sullen looks of your children on Christmas morning.

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City Reacts to News of Bike Trail Improvements

December 13, 2018 5:05 PM0 comments

Local cyclists, bike shop owners and pedestrians chime in on what they think of the proposed changes to the W&OD trail in 2020.

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New F.C. Budget Guidance Calls For No Tax Rate Hike for FY2020

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As reported earlier, the tax rate will not be impacted going forward by the cost of constructing a new high school and renovating City Hall and the library. The heavy yields anticipated from the dense economic development of 10.3 acres at the Haycock and W. Broad intersection (location of the current George Mason High School) is the reason for that.

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Noonan to F.C. School Board: Our Costs Outstrip ‘Guidance’

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But as Noonan pointed out Tuesday, added School system costs for health insurance premium increases, a cost-of-living increase, a step salary increase and increased substitute teacher compensation adds up to more than a million dollars above what the Council “guidance” appears to propose.

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Northside Social Adds New Parking in Nearby Condo Lot

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The move to add spaces, announced on social media Monday, comes after an unprecedented number of cars have been towed in the neighborhood since the coffee and wine bar opened with just a lone accessible parking space six months ago.

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Hugh Brown Memorial Service Set for Saturday

December 6, 2018 1:06 PM0 comments

The memorial service for longtime owner and operator of Brown’s Hardware, Hugh Brown, is set for this Saturday, Dec. 10 at Falls Church Presbyterian Church (225 E. Broad St., Falls Church). Brown, who passed way early last month at the age of 92, ran the historic Falls Church hardware store, […]

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Fairfax Supervisor Board Chair Bulova Announces She Will Not Seek Re-Election Next November

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Sharon Bulova, chairman of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors since 2009, announced today that she will not seek re-election next year. Bulova, who served as Braddock District Supervisor from 1988 until 2009 when she was elected Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, made the announcement via email Thursday morning. […]

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Lost Dog Expands Its Adoption Operation in Northern Va. Area

December 7, 2018 11:00 AM0 comments

Spurred by the the last two summers’ bouts of hurricanes and a little opportunism, Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation has found a second home in Seven Corners

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