F.C. Resident & Friends Make Scarves for Local Homeless Shelter

December 23, 2016 5:54 PM0 comments

Longtime Falls Church resident Katelyn Williams and her friends recently made knitted scarves and donated them to the Falls Church Homeless Shelter on Friday, Dec. 16. Williams, an adult with special needs, with assistance from her caregivers and friends, made the scarves as part of a continuing  project to recycle […]

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Meeks, Rodgers Honored at F.C. Planning Commission Meeting

December 22, 2016 12:02 PM0 comments

DEPARTING THE FALLS CHURCH PLANNING COMMISSION on Monday, Dec. 19, outgoing commission chair Rob Meeks and longtime member Ruth Rodgers (center) were honored at the meeting. Here, they chat with the Falls Church Planning Department’s Debbie Gee.

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Mason Presents Winter Choral Concert

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MASON’S CIARA CURTIN sang a solo in “The Christmas Song” at the school’s winter choral concert on Wednesday, Dec. 14. The concert was the latest in a spate of musical events put on by the Falls Church City Public School system.

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F.C. Education Foundation Announces Teacher of Year Award

December 21, 2016 4:47 PM0 comments

The Falls Church Education Foundation has opened nominations for its new Teacher of the Year award, according to the Falls Church City Public Schools’ Morning Announcements. The award was originally called the Agnes Meyer Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award and was sponsored by the Washington Post. But then the […]

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No. Va. Community College Raises $ for Marshall HS Band

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Faculty and staff at the Annandale campus of Northern Virginia Community College raised $500 for the George C. Marshall High School Orchestra. The program for the orchestra’s winter concert listed the gift as one of two at the “Symphony Level.” “This was a great community partnership project,” said Ray Evans, a […]

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Brittney Rojas Makes President’s List at Randolph-Macon

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Falls Church resident Brittney Rojas recently made the president’s list at Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal for the school’s first quarter. The president’s list consists of students who achieved a grade point average of 4.0 or higher. Rojas, the daughter of Bertha and Carlos Rojas, is a sophomore at Randolph-Macon […]

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City Votes to Allocate $45,000 in Arts & Cultural Funding

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The Falls Church City Council approved a recommendation from The Little City CATCH Foundation on Monday, Dec. 12 to allocate $45,000 in funding for arts and cultural grants. An additional $5,000 will be funded through a grant from the Virginia Commission for the Arts. Eight proposals were received for project […]

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City of Falls Church Announces Holiday Closures

December 20, 2016 4:30 PM0 comments

The City of Falls Church recently announced its holiday closures, which will begin on Friday, Dec. 23 at noon and continue through Monday, Dec. 26. On Friday, Dec. 23, the Falls Church Community Center will be open from 11 p.m. For more information, visit fallschurchva.gov.

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Senator Saslaw & Delegate Simon Host Jan. 14 Town Hall

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Virginia State Senator Dick Saslaw and State Delegate Marcus Simon will be hosting a town hall on Saturday, Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. – noon at the Falls Church Community Center, located at 223 Little Falls St. The senator and delegate will discuss the 2017 Virginia General Assembly and legislative […]

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F.C. Library Hosts Pokemon Perler Beads Event

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The Mary Riley Styles Public Library is hosting a Pokemon Perler Beads at the Library event on Thursday, Dec. 29 from 3 – 4 p.m. in the library’s Youth Services room at 120 N. Virginia Avenue. The free event is for children in grades 2 – 5, who can make […]

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