Lecture and Book Signing with Former CIA Officers

February 27, 2017 12:26 PM0 comments

Sandy Grimes and co-author Jeanne Verterfeuille will host a lecture and signing of their book, “Circle of Treason: A CIA Account of Traitor Aldrich Ames and the Men He Betrayed” at the Trinity United Methodist Church in McLean on March 7. Grimes and Verterfeuille were part of the key five-member […]

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Free Seminar on Entrepreneurship Mar. 2

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Falls Church area entrepreneurs can learn new ways to advance their business at Entrepreneur Express, a free seminar on March 2, from 9 a.m. – noon in the Dogwood Room of City Hall (300 Park Avenue, Falls Church). Entrepreneur Express is a series of free interactive workshops offered by the […]

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Northern Virginia Housing Expo Set for Mar. 18

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The seventh annual Northern Virginia Housing Expo will take place at Sterling’s Dominion High School in Loudoun County on March 18. The event is hosted by the Fairfax-based nonprofit AHOME Foundation in cooperation with the City of Falls Church and other municipalities across Northern Virginia. The event is geared for […]

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Fairfax Co. Students Face Off in Culinary Challenge

February 24, 2017 2:19 PM0 comments

Mexican Tortilla Soup? Flatbread Pizza with Teriyaki Chicken? Lime-glazed Citrus Salad? These dishes are not typically found on school lunch menus, but they might be soon. Fifteen teams from 10 Fairfax County Public Schools, including the three culinary academies at Edison, Chantilly, and Marshall High Schools, will face off on […]

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Longfellow to Compete in National Science Bowl

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A team of students from Longfellow Middle School is participating in a regional science competition in Newport News, Virginia on Saturday, March 4. The students are competing to reach the middle school National Finals of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science’s National Science Bowl (NSB). The winner of […]

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Marshall Orchestra performs at NOVA-Annandale

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The George C. Marshall Statesman Sinfonia Orchestra performed a 30-minute concert in the student lounge on Feb. 17 at the Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Campus as a thank you to faculty and staff. More than 40 faculty, staff and the students’ parents attended the event, including Provost Pam Hilbert. […]

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Faces of Falls Church: February 23 – March 1, 2017

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Dustin of The Neighborhood Barbershop, “I’m just trying to do my part to make Falls Church a little weird.”

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Marshall Student Wins Quiz Bowl Player of the Week

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Alia Wilson, a student at George C. Marshall High School, was selected as the National Academic Quiz Tournament’s High School Player of the Week for the week of Feb. 11. She was the highest scoring individual player at the recent Johns Hopkins Winter Invitational Tournament. Alia and her teammates, Shruthi […]

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Mr. and Ms. Mason Crowned

February 23, 2017 3:35 PM0 comments

Andrea Dilao and Alec Reusch (above) were crowned Mr. and Ms. Mason at the annual competition Friday night in the Mason auditorium. They got $100 to Zoya’s Atelier and get to ride in the Memorial Day parade in May. (Photo: Carol Sly)

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First-ever Mustang Rodeo at Mason

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In the first-ever Mustang Rodeo last Friday, students had the chance to take part in over two dozen exciting and diverse activities. These ranged from hands-on workshops like math based modular origami (shown above) to ones on the relevance of IB in college applications, Model UN, script writing, service and […]

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