F.C. Resident Nancy Colden Moore Dies at 89

January 5, 2016 4:48 PM0 comments

Nancy Colden Moore was devoted to family, nature, music and art. She was born Nancy Colden Lasher in 1926 in Bronxville, NY. Her parents were Isabelle Jennings Bush and Robert Reed Lasher. She was very fond of her older brother, the late Robert Eltinge Lasher. Moore earned a bachelor’s degree […]

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Serial Commercial Robbery Suspect Apprehended

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The Fairfax County Police Department reported today that the man being sought for allegedly committing a series of gas station robberies throughout the region was arrested by the Brewster (Mass.) Police Department.

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Tarter Re-Elected Falls Church Mayor, Connelly Elected Vice Mayor

January 4, 2016 8:09 PM0 comments

David Tarter was re-elected mayor by a unanimous 7-0 vote in the first meeting of the newly-constituted Falls Church City Council Monday night, and Council member Mary Beth Connolly was elected vice mayor by another unanimous vote.

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Affordable Dwelling Units Still Available at F.C.’s West Broad Residences

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Apartments included in the City of Falls Church’s affordable dwelling unit program are still available, the City announced in a press release Monday. Applications for eight affordable dwelling units, or ADUs, in West Broad Residences are still being accepted by the City’s Housing and Human Services department. Priority of the ADUs […]

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Watch Night on New Year’s Eve in F.C. Will Be Warmer

December 24, 2015 3:13 PM0 comments

Get out your dancing shoes! It’s almost time to rock and roll on New Year’s Eve in Falls Church to the tunes of nine bands who’ll play everything from big band sounds to Motown and Marvin Gaye to Steely Dan and Crowded House. Puppeteers, balloon artists, obstacle courses, indoor and […]

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F.C. Episcopal & Homestretch May Team to Welcome Syrian Refugees

December 29, 2015 6:07 PM0 comments

The Rev. John Ohmer, rector of the historic Falls Church Episcopal in the heart of downtown Falls Church, announced last week that his congregation is seriously contemplating “taking in” a Syrian refugee family.

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Stoddard Offers W&OD Trail ‘Green Street’ Master Plan

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“The City of Falls Church’s Greenest Street” is how a master plan for the W&OD Trail has been developed by the City’s Planning Department that was presented to the Planning Commission earlier this month.

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News-Press Holiday Party Brings Festive Cheer to F.C.

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The News-Press’ 26th annual holiday party brought together Falls Church City’s business, political and artistic communities for a night of festive fun at the Center for Spiritual Enlightenment. Musicians from George Mason High School performed at the event, which was catered by Ledo Pizza. Check out photo gallery of the […]

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Man Charged with Murder for Christmas Morning Incident in Falls Church

December 28, 2015 11:16 AM0 comments

Fairfax County police charged Santos Narcisco Osorio, 34, of Falls Church, for the murder of 23-year-old Edgar Armando Serrano, of Annandale.

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Police Investigating Christmas Morning Murder in Falls Church

December 25, 2015 5:55 PM0 comments

The Fairfax County Police Department are investigating a murder that occurred in the early morning hours of Friday, Dec. 25 in the 7600 block of Trail Run Road in Falls Church, according to a press release from the police.

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