F.C. Resident Weinstein Named to Key Post at C-SPAN

April 11, 2016 11:00 AM0 comments

Falls Church resident Richard Weinstein was recently promoted to vice president of digital media at C-SPAN, the company announced in a press release on Wednesday, April 7. In his new role, Weinstein will be responsible for or strategy and operations related to C-SPAN’s online presence, including c-span.org and the C‑SPAN Archives. “Richard […]

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VPIS Seeking Donations for 49th Attic Treasures Sale

April 8, 2016 4:16 PM0 comments

The Falls Church Village Preservation and Improvement Society is seeking donations for its 49th annual Attic Treasures Sale, which will be held on Saturday, April 16, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Falls Church Community Center at 223 Little Falls Street. As area residents clean out their attics, […]

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F.C.’s Thirkill Will Present Research at Whitman College

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On Tuesday, April 12 Ruth Thirkill will present their original research as part of The Whitman College Undergraduate Conference. The 18th Annual Whitman Undergraduate Conference brings together students from every academic area of the college to share their research and creative projects with the campus community. The projects are a result of […]

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The Alden Gives Scholarships To 6 Young Performing Artists

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The Alden in McLean awarded scholarships to six local high school students for successfully competing in the 2016 James C. Macdonald Performing Arts Scholarship Competition. Following a preliminary audition and a final completion at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 16, the prizes were presented by McLean Community Center governing board chair […]

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Quynh Nguyen Featured in Odeon Chamber Music Series

April 7, 2016 10:00 AM0 comments

Quynh Nguyen, a pianist, is the next musician being featured in the Odeon Chamber Music Series. She will play a concert at St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, located at 3241 Brush Dr., Falls Church, on Sunday, April 10 at 4 p.m. Nguyen’s concert program includes compositions from Haydn, Beethoven and Chopin. […]

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Haycock ES Students Run for Funds on April 7

April 6, 2016 2:00 PM0 comments

Students at Haycock Elementary School will be participating in a Fun Run on Thursday, April 7 to learn the importance of fitness and character. The students have been participating in a nine-day program, where students will learn fitness and character lessons. Boosterthon’s character theme this year is Big World Recess. The theme […]

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Mason Senior Participates in Burke & Herbert’s Bank Day

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Eric Clinton, a senior at George Mason High School, was selected to participate in Bank Day at Burke & Herbert Bank. Clinton participated in Bank Day by visiting Burke & Herbert’s headquarters in Old Town Alexandria. He spent the day shadowing bankers, learning about a bank’s role in the community as well […]

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The State Theatre Hosts Benefit for Jimmy Nalls

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Jimmy Nalls, who grew up in Falls Church and cut his musical teeth at local teen dances in the area in the 60s, has been battling Parkinson’s disease for several years. Nalls starred in local bands like DC Dog before venturing out into the international music scene. On April 26, there […]

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Friends of George Mason Library Host Used Book Sale

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The semiannual used book sale hosted by the George Mason Friends to benefit the George Mason Regional Library is scheduled for Thursday, April 28 – Sunday, May 1 at the Mason District Library, located at 7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. There will be a vast array of high-quality books in […]

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F.C.-Arlington Garden Home Tour Slated for April 26

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The 83rd annual Falls Church-Arlington House & Garden Tour, hosted by the Garden Club of Fairfax, is slated for Tuesday, April 26 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The event, aimed at benefiting the restoration of historic gardens and landscapes throughout Virginia, will start at the Falls Church Episcopal at […]

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