City of F.C. Urges Residents to Keep Cool During the Weekend, Summer

July 22, 2016 5:01 PM0 comments

In anticipation of record-breaking heat this weekend, the City of Falls Church issued a statement Friday reminding residents that the F.C. Community Center and Mary Riley Styles Library are both air conditioned and will be open to residents. The community center will be open from 8:30 a.m. – 11 p.m. […]

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Fairfax Planners Postpone Vote On Mt. Daniel Plans to July 28

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Before finally adjourning at 12:30 a.m. Friday morning, the Fairfax Planning Commission voted unanimously to postpone its final vote on whether or not to approve the Falls Church City Schools’ petition for the expansion and renovation of its 7.3-acre Mt. Daniel Elementary School until next Thursday, July 28.

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Sen. Kaine Lashes Out Vs. Trump For Calling U.S. Treaties Into Question

July 21, 2016 6:13 PM0 comments

Virginia U.S. Senator Tim Kaine was swamped by national media today by virtue of being on presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s short list under consideration for her vice-president choice expected to be announced tomorrow. He appeared at a church in Arlington to participate in a round table with local […]

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Roosevelt Pavement Work Begins

July 20, 2016 7:44 PM0 comments

The pavement reconstruction project on Roosevelt Blvd. in the City of Falls Church started Wednesday, according to a statement from the City. One lane will remain open in each direction through the duration of the project, which is expected to be completed by August 12, subject to change. The project […]

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W. Broad Harris Teeter Opens July 27

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Harris Teeter announced this week that its West Broad location will open to the public on Wednesday, July 27 at an 8 a.m. grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony and in-store sampling. Harris Teeter officials noted that as in each of its stores, this new one will strive to offer customers […]

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Young Group Buys 1.3-Acre Railroad Avenue Site

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The Young Group closed this week on the purchase of three subdivided lots at 1006 Railroad Avenue that have been underutilized and in disrepair for years. The purchase price was over $1 million. Young will pursue a classic cottage colony as they first appeared in Southern California in 1909. The […]

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Simon: Kaine a ‘60-40’ Favorite for VP Pick

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Del. Marcus Simon told the F.C. Chamber Tuesday that Virginia U.S. Senator Tim Kaine is a “60-40 favorite” among Democratic party insiders to be chosen to be Hillary Clinton’s running mate in this year’s presidential election. One advantage to the choice of Kaine is that if he were elected, the […]

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Virginia Underestimates Payroll Tax Revenues, Budget Growth Falters

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In the wake of the Great Recession and federal budget sequestration, Virginia finished the fiscal year on June 30 with considerably less in revenues than earlier projected.

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3 N. Virginia Jurisdictions Gather To Celebrate Solar Energy Gains

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The leadership of three Northern Virginia jurisdictions – the City of Falls Church, City of Fairfax and Town of Vienna – gathered over a meal Tuesday night in downtown Fairfax City to celebrate a successful annual campaign to advance the uses and benefits of solar power in the region.

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FOOD NEWS: Mad Fox & State Theatre’s Beer Collab, La Cote d’Or’s Benefit for Nice & F.C. Restaurant Anniversaries

July 21, 2016 11:03 AM0 comments

    Mad Fox, State Theatre Team Up for Collab Brew Two Falls Church hospitality giants have teamed up to create a new, special collaboration beer for The Little City. State Theatre V.I.P.A., the new brew from Mad Fox Brewing Company and the popular F.C. live music venue, is a […]

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