F.C. Business Leaders Hail ‘The Little City’ Brand Falls Church City resident Matt Smith, principal of the City-based Smith-Gifford marketing firm, laid out the rationale for the group’s selection of “The Little City” as the new “brand” for the City of Falls Church to the monthly luncheon of the Falls […]
Blackwell J. Hawthorne, 87, for two years a World War II POW and for 10 and a half years the Director of Advertising at the Falls Church News-Press, died at his North Arlington home on the eve of his 88th birthday after a long illness last Friday night.
A controversy over the planned relocation of the Graham Road Elementary School in a Greater Falls Church area of Fairfax County flared up yesterday following the high-profile visit to the school by President Barack Obama Tuesday.
Though supply of the H1N1 vaccine in Fairfax County is now readily available, demand has plummeted since mass vaccination clinics in the area became open to everyone, Fairfax County Health Director Dr. Gloria Addo-Ayensu said this week.
George Mason High School students and staff will be holding a series of event to raise money for the Haitian relief effort, beginning with a day-long opportunity Thursday at Flippin’ Pizza, where 20 percent of all revenues will go to the cause.. In addition, GMHS Principal Tyrone Byrd will be […]
The mid-term report of the current fiscal year for the City of Falls Church reflecting the recent court order enjoining the City from its usual practice of transfering $2.2 million from its water fund shows the City with a $9 million revenue shortfall below the $67 million estimated last spring […]
Stephen Michael David, a math teacher at St. Veronica’s School in Chantilly, died January 16, 2010 at his home in Falls Church. He was 67.
On the eve of the anniversary of his first year in office, U.S. President Barack Obama motored from the White House to the Graham Road Elementary School in Falls Church this morning to spend time with the students there, and then deliver a major address to announce that he’s seeking […]
Arlington Police are reporting a string of indecent exposure incidents along the Washington and Old Dominion bike trail during the week of Jan. 11-15.
President Obama Announces ‘Race to Top’ Program Expansion at F.C.’s Graham Road Elementary This Morning
President Obama will visit the Falls Church area’s Graham Road Elementary School this morning where he willl announce his plans to continue the “Race to the Top challenge,” requesting $1.35 billion for the program in his upcoming Fiscal Year 2011 budget.