Special Book Reading by Author at Doodlehopper

April 26, 2018 1:18 PM0 comments

Residents can visit Doodlehopper 4 Kids (234 W. Broad St., Falls Church) at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 29 for a special reading of “The Starr Student: A Happy Tale from the Goofy Newfie” by author Stephanie Kwisnek, and main character, Starr. The vibrant and educational work follows Starr as […]

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Critter Corner: Jupiter

April 23, 2018 10:45 AM0 comments

A LONG OVERDUE pet is finally gracing the Critter Corner in Jupiter. This feline friend loves the warmth of an open fire and is a fan of chasing small balls and snatching straws from drinks. It’s a blessed life for a kitty who was homeless just a year ago.

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National Nature Challenge Begins This Weekend

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The Washington, D.C. Metro area is competing in a global competition to identify nature as citizen and community science initiatives bolster this year’s third annual City Nature Challenge. The challenge will expand to more than 65 cities across the globe in its third year and begins Friday, April 27 at […]

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McLean Art Society Meeting to Host Landscape Painter

April 20, 2018 6:45 PM0 comments

Gavin Glakas will be doing a demonstration on landscape painting at the Friday, April 27 McLean Art Society meeting from 10 a.m. – noon at the Dolley Madison Library, (1244 Oak Ridge Ave., Mclean). Guests are welcome.

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IB & AP Testing Need Volunteers for Proctoring

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IB and AP testing season runs from April 27 – May 25 with nearly 1,000 IB and AP exams administered for George Mason High School students. Over 45 more parent volunteers are needed to support the testing proctors and ensure that the testing runs smoothly. The volunteer hall monitors assist […]

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Preservation Society Holds Spring Members Meeting

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Village Preservation and Improvement Society (VPIS) will hold its spring members meeting on Sunday, April 22 from 3 – 5 p.m. at the American Legion Hall (400 N. Oak St., Falls Church). Hear from city leaders on VPIS/City new RainSmart stormwater management program and see a live demo of thermal […]

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F.C. Police to Attend Crimes Against Women Conference

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The City of Falls Church Police Department has been selected as a 2018 scholarship recipient to attend the 13th annual Conference on Crimes Against Women. Corporal Sharee Karlinsey will represent the Department at the conference in Dallas, Texas in mid-April. Karlinsey was selected as one of the members of law […]

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Local Volunteers to be Honored by Fairfax Co.

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The Fairfax County community will honor 144 nominees for the 2018 Fairfax County Volunteer Service Awards on Friday, April 27 at the Waterford Reception Center (6715 Commerce St., Springfield). Volunteer Fairfax, Chairman Sharon Bulova, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors and hundreds of community members and leaders will gather to […]

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The Clinton’s Gather to Celebrate Family Matriarch’s Birthday

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ALL 9 (yes, 9) of the Clinton children were able to attend their mother, Joan Clinton’s (seated, center) 90th birthday luncheon at the Fairview Park Marriott a few weeks ago, including the City’s Commissioner of Revenue, Tom Clinton (second from left).

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Mustangs Make Their Mark Outside Classroom

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George Mason High School junior Erik Boesen met with Congressman Don Beyer Jr. on Friday to discuss the future of tech policy. Boesen had won the Congressional app development challenge, and Beyer invited Boesen to meet at his Capitol Hill office. They discussed ways for Boesen to move his interests […]

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