Falls Church, ‘You’re the Top!’ Ranked #1 In America in Health, Growth, Liveability

March 28, 2018 7:50 PM0 comments

The national profile of the modest and petite City of Falls Church, Virginia, has shot up from practically non-existent to the heady leader of the pack in no less than three relevant quality-of-life categories in just the last two months.

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F.C. City Council Gives Preliminary OK, 7-0, to Tax Hike of 5.5 Cents

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With surprising apparent concord, the Falls Church City Council approved, with a series of three unanimous 7-0 votes, a “first reading” preliminary approval of the Fiscal Year 2019 budget for the City, the schools and the ambitious schedule for construction of a new high school and renovated City Hall and public library.

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F.C. Council Unanimous in Preliminary OK of 5.5 Cent Tax Hike for New Budget

March 27, 2018 8:51 AM0 comments

With surprising apparent concord, the Falls Church City Council approved, with a series of three unanimous 7-0 votes, a “first reading” preliminary approval of the Fiscal Year 2019 budget for the City, the schools and the ambitious schedule for construction of a new high school and renovated City Hall and public library.

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City of Falls Church Ranked as No. 1 Healthiest Community in U.S.

March 26, 2018 12:15 PM0 comments

U.S. News and World Report, the global authority in rankings and civic journalism, in collaboration with the Aetna Foundation, announced that the City of Falls Church, Virgnia, is ranked No. 1 in the U.S. in its inaugural Healthiest Communities rankings.

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Sunday Morning Fire on Great Falls St. Sends 1 to Hospital

March 25, 2018 12:45 PM0 comments

A two-alarm fire early Sunday morning at a house on Great Falls Street in the City of Falls Church left one person in the hospital, City officials reported today.

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Huge Crowd Fills D.C. in ‘March For Our Lives’

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Hundreds of thousands of people from around the country rallied in the nation’s capital Saturday to send a single message to lawmakers: Enough is enough.

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Tax Analyst Briefs Chamber on New Tax Law

March 26, 2018 11:00 AM0 comments

The monthly luncheon of the Greater Falls Church Chamber of Commerce this Tuesday featured Robert Goulder, a counselor at the Falls Church-based Tax Analysts, who briefed attendees with an overview of the new Republican-backed comprehensive federal tax reform law that went into effect in January and broke down completely on […]

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Pearson Square ADU Units Available, City Says

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The Falls Church Department of Housing and Human Services announced this week that two separate affordable dwelling units (ADU) are available for rent at Pearson Square, 410 S. Maple Avenue in Falls Church. The first unit is a one bedroom, one bathroom apartment at $1,158 per month plus utilities. The […]

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Falls Church Now Fastest Growing in U.S., Census Bureau Reports

March 22, 2018 3:23 PM0 comments

In the U.S. Census Bureau’s most recent one year of data reported today, the City of Falls Church grew in population faster than any jurisdiction in the entire United States. Population is booming in Northern Virginia, overall, and shrinking in many rural localities in the southern and southwestern parts of the state.

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Man Bit by Dog at Cavalier Trail Park

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A dog bit a man while near the tennis courts at Cavalier Trail Park (422 S. Maple Ave.) on Wednesday, March 21, at about 11:30 a.m. The dog is described as large, about 50 to 60 pounds, with brown and black fur, breed unknown. A second dog, possibly a dachshund, was […]

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