Arlington Police are investigating the death of a man who died after being tasered during a struggle with police on Sunday, Jan. 17.
On the eve of his 88th birthday, Blackwell Hawthorne, for the better part of a decade the director of advertising sales for the Falls Church News-Press, passed away at his home in North Arlington last night after an 11-month struggle with a degenerative lung disorder.
A 22-year-old teller was robbed at the Wachovia bank located at 5797 Leesburg Pike in the Bailey’s Crossroads area of Falls Church Wednesday, Jan. 13 around 10:30 a.m. according to Fairfax County Police.
The City of Falls Church’s 9th Annual Student Art Contest reception went off without a hitch during this month’s FIRSTfriday event, despite the contest being axed from the City’s budget last November.
Similar to Ones Proposed for Fairfax Schools Falls Church School Superintendent Dr. Lois Berlin, telling the F.C. School Board Tuesday this coming budget year “is like no other,” submitted instead of the usual superintendent’s recommended budget for Fiscal Year 2011, a set of four scenarios for drastic reductions in annual […]
The Falls Church City Council voted 5-2 Monday to give final approval to an ordinance moving the date of municipal Council and School Board elections from May to November, beginning in 2011. An alternate ordinance to delay the change until 2013 was withdrawn following the epochal vote.
F.C. Council Authorizes Appeal of Water Ruling Following a lengthy closed session Tuesday night, the Falls Church City Council formally authorized City Attorney John Foster to appeal the ruling by Fairfax Circuit Court Judge R. Terrence Ney released last week that prohibits the City from taking an annual “return on […]
Falls Church School Superintendent Dr. Lois Berlin, saying this budget year “is like no other,” submitted tonight instead of the usual superintendent’s recommended budget for Fiscal Year 2011 to the School Board, a set of four scenarios for dramatic reductions in annual school system expenditures.
Richard Sternberger, a rabbi at Falls Church’s Temple Rodef Shalom, passed away Monday, January 11, from brain injuries resulting from a fall two weeks ago. He is mourned by his family, many close friends, the members of Temple Rodef Shalom, his congregation, the Mid-Atlantic region which he served for many […]
William Patrick (“Bill”) Parnell, 87, of Stratham, NH, passed away Jan. 6, 2010 after a long illness following complications from heart valve replacement surgery. A former resident of Falls Church, he was born in Easthampton, Mass., the son of the late James Parnell and his wife, Mary, a native of […]