Keeping It Merry & Local In Falls Church This Holiday

December 8, 2016 7:05 AM0 comments

Forget Amazon. Forget Tysons. Forget the outlets. All your holiday shopping can be done right here in the City of Falls Church.

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F.C. Council Honors Families of Neighborgall, Porzel

December 7, 2016 6:36 PM0 comments

LAST WEEK AT THE Falls Church City Council meeting, two families accepted proclamations presented on behalf of recently deceased members who made valuable contributions to the Falls Church community and the world, with each photo showing the full compliment of the City’s seven Council members in the rear: (l to […]

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Mason’s Grace Keenan Wins National Speech Award

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Grace Keenan, a sophomore at George Mason High School, won first place at the national Patriot Games speech and debate tournament that was held at George Mason University on Saturday, Dec. 3 and Sunday, Dec. 4. Keenan won the Declamation award and defeated 117 competitors in that category. She delivered a […]

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Mary Ellen Henderson MS Holds Inaugural GIVE Day

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Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School held its inaugural GIVE Day last week in which all of the students at the school joined together to create gift baskets of items that were donated throughout the week, including school supplies, household items and toiletries. Assembly lines of students worked together in the […]

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FCCPS Superintedent Search Survey Opens

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The Falls Church City School Board is seeking public and staff input on the qualifications and characteristics they want to see in the next superintendent for the Falls Church City Public School system. A survey to gather input opened on Monday, Dec. 5, according to the school system’s Morning Announcements […]

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Mason HS Concert Choir Plays with Washington Sinfonietta

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George Mason High School’s Concert Choir and Chamber Singers will be featured ensembles during the Washington Sinfonietta’s Annual Holiday Spectacular on Sunday, Dec. 11 at 4 p.m. at the Falls Church Episcopal, located at 115 E. Fairfax Street. The Washington Sinfonietta will be perform under the baton of Joel Lazar […]

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Fendley Wins Poetry Out Loud Competition

December 6, 2016 2:00 PM0 comments

Carter Fendley, a senior at George Mason High School, was named the winner of Mason’s Poetry Out Loud competition on Friday, Dec. 2. Fendley beat out seven other performers to win the competition and will move on to the regional Poetry Out Loud competition. Each performer, two of each grade, […]

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12 Falls Church-Area Jewish Mothers to Travel to Israel

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12 Jewish mothers from the Falls Church-area were recently selected to participate in the Ministry of Diaspora Affairs and the Jewish Women’s Renaissance Project Momentum trip to Israel, which started on Monday, Dec. 4 and will last through Wednesday, Dec. 14. The Falls Church-area women include Cindy Lips of Arlington; […]

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Port City Playhouse Presents Show at F.C. Church

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The Port City Playhouse is presenting three performances of “The Twelve Plays of Christmas” this weekend at Sleepy Hollow United Methodist Church, located at 3435 Sleepy Hollow Road, Falls Church. The show, which was written by Martha Bolton and is being directed by Becky Patton and produced by Eleanore Tapscott, […]

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2nd Annual F.C. Vehicle Decal Design Contest Opens

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The Office of the Treasurer of the City of Falls Church announced the second annual Vehicle Decal Design Competition for high school students in the City on Monday, Dec. 5. The contest offers a cash prize for the student who wins the competition. The first-place design will have a City […]

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