Critter Corner: Cassie

May 22, 2017 12:45 PM0 comments

Snuggled up in one of her favorite spots is the Irons family’s cat, Cassie. The four-year-old Tortie puts the age-old rivalry of cats and dogs to bed, quite literally, by sleeping on plush pups.

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Del. Simon Shows Appreciation for Public Servants

May 19, 2017 3:00 PM0 comments

Among those Falls Church public servants that State Del. Marcus Simon (left) recognized at the F.C. City Council meeting last week was Audrey Luthman for her 45 years of service as a crossing guard for school-aged children. (Photo: News-Press)

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Redskins Read Bookfair Takes Place May 20

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The 2017 Redskins Read Bookfair is taking place this Saturday, May 20 at the Barnes and Noble at Seven Corners Shopping Center (6260 Seven Corners Center, Falls Church) during regular store hours. The event will feature Redskins activities and giveaways for children. Supporters can either purchase a book from the […]

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GMHS Alumnus Earns Spot On School’s Dean’s List

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Geroge Mason High School class of 2016 graduate Timothy Winters was awarded a spot on Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s Dean’s list for exemplary academic performance during the second half of his freshman year. A former member of Mason’s FIRST Robotics team, 1418, Winters is attending WCI on a FIRST/WCI Design Innovation […]

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Mount Daniel Construction Preparation Commences

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Beginning this week, the Mt. Daniel School construction team will be prepping the parking lot for classrom trailers arriving in June. Expect changes in kiss & ride procedures as well as adjustments for the staff to their regular parking situation.

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Zinga Hosts Fundraiser With Falls Church Band Boosters

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Falls Church City Band Boosters is partnering with Zinga Frozen Yogurt to celebrate music in Falls Church City Public Schools on spring concert nights this Thursday from 3 p.m. – 9 p.m. at Zinga’s storefront in Falls Plaza Shopping Center (1106 W. Broad St., Falls Church). Zinga will donate 25 […]

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ABCD Sets Up Two New Little Free Libraries

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Adding two new Little Free Libraries at the Kingsley Commons townhomes was the Arlington Boulevard Community Development Organization (ABCD) 4-H Club. ABCD is a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing educational opportunities to underserved children and families in the Arlington Boulevard corridor of Falls Church. (Photo: ABCD)

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AKA Sorority Conducts Annual Playground Project

May 18, 2017 6:30 PM0 comments

The Chi Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated will be hosting its third annual AKA 1908 Playground Project this year on Saturday, May 20th at West End Park (1048 W. Broad St., Falls Church) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. As a part of the project, AKA […]

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Tinner Hill Hosts ‘Prelude To Blues’ House Concert

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The Tinner Hill Heritage Foundation hosts its Prelude to the Blues House Concert on Saturday, May 20 at a private residence listed on a purchased ticket. The concert will feature award-winning pianist and vocalist Daryl Davis as a part of the Boogie Woogie Blues. $25 tickets. Ticket price includes food […]

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McLean Student Named VHSL Journalist of the Year

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McLean High School senior Melanie Pincus was named Virginia High School League’s (VHSL) 2017 Student Journalist of the Year and is also the recipient of the Charles Savedge Scholarship. Pincus was the unanimous choice of a three-person selection committee composed of two college journalism educators and one professional journalist. Judges […]

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