Mason HS Athletic Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Class

July 29, 2016 1:45 PM0 comments

The George Mason High School Athletic Hall of Fame Committee has elected five athletes and one team as its 2016 Hall of Fame class. The class, plus one additional athlete who was previously elected and one coach who will receive a special achievement award, will be honored at a ceremonies […]

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Falls Church High School Teacher Awarded Fellowship

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Falls Church High School teacher Brian Schwenk, who teaches biology at the school, was chosen by the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation as a member of its 2016 cohort of Teaching Fellows. He is the recipient of one of 34 fellowships awarded to early-career, high school mathematics and science teachers this year. […]

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Mason HS Grad Quoted in NPR Berlin News Story

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Cieran Rockwell, a 2001 graduate of George Mason High School and the first ever Mr. Mason, was recently quoted in an NPR Berlin story about this year’s Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. The story, titled “Life in Berlin: Split Concerns Between Germans and Americans About Donald Trump,” opens with Rockwell, an […]

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F.C. Dentist Donates Dental Services to Event in Wise

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Falls Church dentist Robert Morabito, whose offices are located at 6200 Wilson Blvd. Ste. 114, Falls Church, and his team participated in the annual Mission of Mercy/Remote Area Mercy in Wise during the July 22-24 weekend. The theme of the weekend was “Make America Smile Again.” Over 1,200 patients received dental care […]

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F.C. Democrats Host DNC Watch Party at State Theatre

July 28, 2016 2:30 PM0 comments

The Falls Church City Democratic Committee is hosting a watch party for the Democratic National Convention on Thursday, July 28 from 7 – 11 p.m. at The State Theatre at 220 N. Washington Street. There will be live coverage on the big screen at the event, which is free. The […]

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NoVa Community College Hosts STEM Academy

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Seventy-five high school students from across Northern Virginia recently explored a forensics mystery during a week-long summer STEM academy at Northern Virginia Community College. The students learned cutting-edge laboratory techniques during the camps held at Northern Virginia Community College campuses in Alexandria, Annandale, Manassas and Woodbridge. To solve a fictitious crime, […]

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Stuart Student Participates in Choral Institute at Susquehanna U.

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Margaret Rutherford, a student at J.E.B. Stuart High School and Annandale resident, was among a select group of students who recently participated in Susquehanna University’s High School Choral Institute. Rutherford is a member of Stuart’s class of 2020. The Choral Institute is a week-long residential program focused on improving students’ […]

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F.C. Residents Earn Academic Honors Across the Nation

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Several Falls Church residents recently earned academic honors from colleges, universities and other academic institutions across the nation. Jonathan Aciego was named to the dean’s list at Hofstra University, where students must earn at least a 3.5 grade point average to make the list. Bethany Beer was named to the dean’s […]

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F.C. Resident Meets Democratic Nominee Hillary Clinton

July 27, 2016 2:55 PM0 comments

FALLS CHURCH RESIDENT Billy Parvatam met Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton recently at a campaign event at Ernst Community Cultural Center in Annandale, where they took this selfie together. Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination on Tuesday, July 26 at her party’s convention in Philadephia.

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F.C. Affordable Housing Survey Open Until August 7

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The Housing and Human Services Department of the City of Falls Church is researching affordable housing needs in Falls Church City to incorporate the information into the City’s Comprehensive Plan. Any adult can take the survey. Housing is considered affordable when the members of the household do not pay more […]

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