DMV 2 Go Back in F.C. on Dec. 2

November 21, 2016 2:33 PM0 comments

The Department of Motor Vehicles mobile customer service center, DMV 2 Go, will be in the parking lot of City Hall at 300 Park Avenue on Friday, Dec. 2 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The special event is co-hosted by the Commissioner of the Revenue and the Virginia DMV. This […]

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Local Tai Chi Dominates National Tournament

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A team from Sun & Moon Taiji One tai chi school traveled to Windsor, Conn. on Saturday, Nov. 5 for the national Chinese Martial Arts,  the 6th Annual New England International Wushu Championships, which was attended by hundreds of practitioners from across the country. The team, which was undefeated in the national […]

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F.C. Resident Self-Publishes Children’s Picture Book

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Falls Church resident Christina Graham recently self-published her debut book, Bunnies Are a Lot Like You and Me, which is a children’s picture book. “I work in an office full time but have always wanted to do something more meaningful as it relates to animals and children’s education,” Graham said in […]

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Mah Jongg Cards for Sale Through Early 2017

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The Women of Temple Rodef Shalom at 2100 Westmoreland Street are selling Mah Jongg Cards now through January 15, 2017. Those who are interested can order a deck of cards through this fundraiser that will help support Women of Temple Rodef Shalom’s educational, social and community programs. The cards cost […]

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Cherry Hill Farmhouse Hosts 2 Holiday Tea Events

November 18, 2016 4:30 PM0 comments

Cherry Hill Farmhouse is opening its doors for two teas this holiday season that will be held on consecutive days in early December. The first holiday tea will be held on Saturday, Dec. 10 and the second will be held the next day. Both are scheduled from 2 – 4 […]

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F.C. Resident Wins $100,000 from Virginia Lottery

November 17, 2016 12:06 PM0 comments

Falls Church resident Elieceer Chacon won $100,000 playing Virginia Lottery’s Cash 5 game on Thursday, Nov.3, according to a press release from the Virginia Lottery. He told the Virginia Lottery that his strategy for playing the game is to select numbers that seem to be coming up lately. “I guess […]

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Jessie Thackrey Preschoolers Learning About Trees

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A recent theme for students at Jessie Thackrey Preschool has been learning about trees. Students recently learned about how leaves are really different colors and its their chlorophyll that makes them look green for most of the year. Now that the fall season has come, students are learning how leaves stop […]

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Mt. Daniel Students Treated to 2 Percussion Assemblies

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Through funding from the Falls Church Elementary Parent Teacher Association, students at Mt. Daniel School participated in two assemblies on Wednesday, Nov. 9 that featured the Luis Garay World Percussion Ensemble. All the students were involved during the performance with the ensemble members playing and students joining in on various drums, maracas […]

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Henderson Teams Compete at Lego League Tournament

November 16, 2016 4:15 PM0 comments

Two teams from Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School – The Herobots and The Brick Eagles – competed in the FIRST Lego League regional tournament earlier this month. The Brick Eagles, made up of seven 8th graders, earned first place in the Project Presentation category. Their project focused helping to preserve […]

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F.C. Schools Honor Veterans at Mason and TJ

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George Mason High School and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School are honoring military veterans who served in the U.S. military this month. Mason has a display in its main hallway, which was created by teachers Eleanor Hawkesworth, Sarah Gurgo and Frank Sheedy. According to the Falls Church City Public Schools’ Morning Announcements, […]

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