Young Group Buys 1.3-Acre Railroad Avenue Site

July 20, 2016 7:41 PM0 comments

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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Voter Registration Drive for Former Felons Organized

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In the wake of Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe’s executive order restoring voting rights to former felons, the Arlington chapter of League of Women Voters and the Northern Virginia chapter of the National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice are teaming for a voter registration drive for former felons on Saturday, […]

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3 N. Virginia Jurisdictions Gather To Celebrate Solar Energy Gains

July 20, 2016 12:41 AM0 comments

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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Arlington County Police Investigating Gunshots Heard in East Falls Church

July 18, 2016 12:30 PM0 comments

The Arlington County Police Department is investigating reports of a gunshot fired on Monday, July 18 at around 8 a.m. The incident took place on the 2600 block of N. Winchester Street, near the W&OD Trail. Several people said that they heard a gunshot to the police department. One of […]

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Get a Taste of Pokémon Go at Falls Church’s Astro Doughnuts

July 15, 2016 3:06 PM0 comments

Falls Church’s Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken has jumped on the Pokémon Go craze, creating special “poké ball” doughnuts in honor of the hot new mobile game. The doughnuts, vanilla with a raspberry glaze and buttercream center, will be available at both Astro’s F.C. location and its food truck now […]

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Fairfax Co. School Board to Vote on Stuart Renaming Working Group at July 28 Meeting

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The Fairfax County School Board announced at its regular meeting on Thursday, July 14 that it will vote on a motion to create a J.E.B. Stuart High School Renaming Working Group at its next regular meeting on Thursday, July 28. Several people expressed their thoughts on whether or not the Lake […]

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