Coerr Receives Marine Corps Heritage Foundation Award

May 18, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

McLean resident Stanton S. Coerr recently received The Robert A. Gannon Award for his collection of poetry Rubicon – the Poetry of War at the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation’s 2016 Annual Award ceremony on Saturday, April 23 at the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle. Coerr was one […]

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Choralis Foundation’s ‘Ovation’ Awards Slated for June 1

May 17, 2016 3:25 PM0 comments

The Choralis Foundation’s Seventh Annual Greater Washington, D.C. Area Choral Excellence Ovation Awards will be presented on June 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Clarendon Ballroom, located at 3185 Wilson Blvd., Arlington. There will be cocktail reception, seated dinner and musical interludes at the event. Maestro Stanley J. Thurston, founder and […]

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‘It’s Steal’ Art Show and Sale Opens on May 20

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The Arlington Artists Alliance’s It’s a Steal art show and sale opens on Friday, May 20 at St. Andrews Episcopal Church, located at 4000 Lorcom Lane, Arlington. With spring in the air, here’s a chance to view and buy artwork for home, office or gift-giving. An opening reception for the show where […]

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F.C. Organizations Register for ‘Do More 24’ Giving Day

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Falls Church organizations such as Homestretch and Balletnova Center for Dance have registered for Do More 24, a 24-hour online giving day organized by United Way of the National Capital Area that will take place on Thursday, June 2. Over 40 other nonprofit organizations from the region have registered to […]

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‘For the Artful Whimsy’ Show Opens at ArtSpace

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The latest Falls Church Arts show For the Artful Whimsy opened on Wednesday, May 11 with a reception at ArtSpace Falls Church at 410 S. Maple Street. The all-media, juried show was open to all artists and features several pieces from students in George Mason High School’s IB Art class, […]

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City of F.C. Pilots New Play Streets Program

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The City of Falls Church Department of Public Works, with the help of a bunch of local parents and children, piloted a new Play Streets program they are mulling with an event on Saturday, May 14 at N. Virginia Avenue and Riley Street. Virgil Sea Sports and Activities and Prophetic […]

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Local Children Can Meet an F.C. Police Officer at the Library

May 16, 2016 3:30 PM0 comments

Children in grades K – 5 can meet Falls Church police officer James Brooks at Mary Riley Styles Public Library at 120 N. Virginia Avenue at the library’s Early Release Wednesdays event on Wednesday, May 25 from 3 – 4 p.m. in the library’s conference room. Officer Brooks, the community […]

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AT&T Hosts ‘Puede Esperar’ Event in Bailey’s Crossroads

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AT&T hosted an event at the Bailey’s Crossroads AT&T store, located at 5831 Crossroads Center, Falls Church, on Tuesday, May 10 to highlight the launch of Puede Esperar, AT&T’s new Spanish language It Can Wait campaign, to help educate the local Hispanic community on the dangers of distracted driving by having […]

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Volunteers Needed for ‘Falls Church Feeds the World’ Event

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Christ Crossman United Methodist Church is seeking volunteers for its Falls Church Feeds the World event, which will be held from 1 – 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 5 at Christ Crossman at 384 N. Washington Street. The volunteers are needed to help create 20,000 healthy meals that will be […]

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F.C. Teen Volunteer Orientation Slated for May 19

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The City of Falls Church is hosting an orientation on Thursday, May 19 from 6 – 6:30 p.m. for those between the ages 12 – 18 who would like to volunteer at Mary Riley Styles Library this summer. The orientation is in the library’s conference room at 120 N. Virginia Avenue. […]

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