Jessie Thackrey Preschool is accepting interest applications for next year’s preschool classes from now through Feb. 27, with the lottery drawing taking place on March 4. Families interested in signing up for next year’s classes can fill out the application at jtp.fccps.org.
FALLS CHURCH CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS students turned their day off into a “Day ON” in their own right by participating in GIVE Day during the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Over 60 GIVE Day ambassadors set up for hundreds of students and their families to pack 1600 Power Packs partnering […]
RENOWNED LOCAL PORTRAIT ARTIST Seth Havercamp gave a free demonstration last Friday at the Falls Church Arts Gallery as a prelude to his upcoming classes to be given at the same location. Havercamp enjoys realism and loves color, form and the drama of light and dark. As he says “The […]
Due to weather, Grunley Construction is still working to complete the Mt. Daniel Elementary School parking lot. The Mount Daniel Open House scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 26 will be rescheduled. Falls Church City Public Schools will publicize a new date for this community event soon.
BEHOLD, THE BLOOD MOON! While scientifically referred to as a total lunar eclipse, thankfully popular culture stepped in and jazzed up the name so we’re more interested in looking at it. It may be the last total lunar eclipse until May 26, 2021, but fear not — 2019 is an […]
For the first time in more than a decade, the Fairfax County Redevelopment and Housing Authority (FCRHA) will be opening its Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Waitlist. The HCV Program (formerly “Section 8”) provides rental assistance to low-income families, seniors and persons with disabilities. Eligible applicants receive vouchers that subsidize rent […]
Creative Cauldron (410 S. Maple Ave., Falls Church) is celebrating the work of Rajendra KC with a reception for the artist on Sunday Jan. 27 from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. His solo exhibit, “Here and There,” depicts scenes from his homeland of Nepal and his adopted home of Falls Church. […]
COAST GUARD FAMILIES packed the house for a complimentary meal at Clare & Don’s Beach Shack. The local restaurant served about 50 families and 150 people total who, as the only military branch currently not being paid due to the ongoing shutdown of the federal government, were looking for a […]
The Northern Virginia Mental Health Foundation (NVMHF), a 25 year old non-profit based in Falls Church, is actively seeking volunteers. NVMHF provides micro-grants of goods and services to individuals who need assistance in completing their treatment plans when no other funding is available. As the need grows to help these […]
The George Mason High School and Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School choirs are performing at the 2nd Annual Broadway Desserts performance showcasing the students performing Broadway songs. At intermission, audience members have the opportunity to get desserts and beverages. Tickets are available in advance through the Choir departments and will […]