Concerts in the Park Series Kicks Off at Cherry Hill Park

June 17, 2016 10:53 AM0 comments

The City of Falls Church and the Village Preservaton and Improvement Society are kicking off their annual Concerts in the Park series with musical selections from the Falls Church Concert Band this Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m. at Cherry Hill Park at 312 Park Avenue. The concerts are held […]

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Mason HS Senior Tim Winters Wins $20,000 Scholarship

June 15, 2016 10:56 AM0 comments

Tim Winters, a senior at George Mason High School and member of Mason’s robotics team 1418 Team Vae Victis, was recently awarded a Design Innovation scholarship from FIRST Robotics and Worchester Polytechnic Institute. He won the award based a presentation he made on the robot he and his team built […]

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J.E.B. Stuart HS Senior Layla Fawaz Named Apple Scholar

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Layla Fawaz, a senior at J.E.B. Stuart High School, was honored as an Apple Scholar by the Apple Federal Credit Union at a gala breakfast celebration on Thursday, May 26. In addition to the honor, Fawaz received a $5,000 scholarship from Apple Federal Credit Union. She was one of 28 […]

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More Classes Start June 27 at NoVa Community College

June 14, 2016 4:51 PM0 comments

Northern Virginia Community College is offering a six-week summer session that starts June 27 and runs through August 7. The registration deadline for the session is 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, June 26. The six-week session is a typically a time for college students who are home on summer break to complete […]

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F.C. Residents Earn Academic Honors at James Madison U.

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Several Falls Church residents recently earned academic honors from the James Madison University for the spring 2016 semester. Jeffrey Antetomaso, Kimberly Bianco, Lauryn Hahne, Anna Koch, Laura Massaro, Sabrina McCormack, Sophie McGinnies, David Olson, Edward Powell, Claire Rapuano, Laura Salt and Lily Slonim made the president’s list at the school, where students have to earn at least a 3.9 grade point average […]

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McLean’s American Legion Post Celebrates Memorial Day

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American Legion Post 270, which is located in McLean, paid tribute to America’s military veterans during the Post’s Memorial Day service on Monday, May 30 at the Memorial Garden at McLean High School. At the service, members of the Fairfax County Police and Volunteer Fire and Rescue laid a wreath […]

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Cued Speech Holds 50th Anniversary Conference in Falls Church

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A conference celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Cued Speech, a mode of communication that visually represent the sounds of language, will be held from July 8 – 10 at the Westin Hotel, located at 7801 Leesburg Pike,  Falls Church. The conference aims to celebrate the enormous progress in the education of […]

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Arlington County Bar Association Receives Award

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The Arlington County Bar Association is slated to receive an Award of Merit at the 78th Virginia State Bar Annual Meeting, which takes places from Thursday, June 16 – Sunday, June 19. The association is receiving the award for developing the Young Lawyers Initiative with the aim of attracting younger […]

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Falls Church Arts Plein Air Festival Slated for June 18

June 13, 2016 12:29 PM0 comments

The Falls Church Arts’ 7th Annual Scenes in the City Plein Air Festival will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 9:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the corner of Park Avenue and Little Falls Street. All of the paintings will be displayed in the park grounds of City Hall. Those who […]

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Girl Scout Troops Form at Mt. Daniel School

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Girl Scout troops are beginning to form for rising kindergartners who will attend Mount Daniel School starting in Fall 2016. Parents of daughters who are interested in joining the Girl Scouts of America can contact Amaya Lambert, the school’s troop organizer, at amayalambert@gmail.com. Lambert has information about how parents and […]

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