4 Minimum Wage Bills Fall in Va. House

January 27, 2016 7:59 PM0 comments

The Virginia House of Delegates Commerce and Labor Subcommittee effectively killed four bills that would have raised the minimum wage in Virginia, and one bill that would have guaranteed paid sick leave for employees of certain businesses. This was one in a series of party-line votes. Northern Virginia lawmakers Ken […]

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F.C. Businesses Must Clear Snow From Sidewalks

January 26, 2016 4:43 PM0 comments

Falls Church businesses, as well as residents, are required to clear sidewalks along their property lines. Failure to do so makes pedestrian travel unsafe and can result in fines. Businesses leasing space should check their lease or with their landlord to determine who is responsible for snow removal. For more […]

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Sislers Offering Help With Snow

January 20, 2016 8:08 PM0 comments

Sislers Stone is helping businesses and residents prepare for the coming snow by offering Ice Melt and Traction Aid, potassium chloride, all-purpose sand, coarse sand, and calcium chloride flakes in its Falls Church location at 7139 Lee Highway in Falls Church. Founded in 1937, the family owned and operated company […]

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Falls Plaza ABC Store Moves Across Route 7, Outside City Limits

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The ABC Store previously located in Falls Plaza at 1212 W. Broad Street has moved to the new building at 7121 Leesburg Pike with Conte’s Bikes, Computer Wingman, and soon Jimmy John’s deli. The liquor store’s former Falls Plaza location has been secured by The Kensington Falls Church which will […]

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Seven Corners TD Bank Names New Store Manager

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TD Bank has promoted Elvis Castro to store manager of the Seven Corners location at 6198 Arlington Boulevard in Falls Church. He is responsible for new business development, consumer and business lending, managing personnel and overseeing the day-to-day operations at the store serving customers in the DC Metro area. Castro […]

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Reitinger Named President & CEO of Global Cyber Alliance

January 13, 2016 8:27 PM0 comments

Local resident and recently elected Falls Church City school board member Philip Reitinger has been appointed as the first president and CEO of The Global Cyber Alliance, an international, cross-sector not-for-profit organization designed to identify, confront, and prevent cybersecurity risks. Prior to joining GCA, Reitinger, whose career has largely been […]

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F.C. Chamber Hosting Networking Luncheon Jan. 19

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The Falls Church Chamber of Commerce is hosting a networking luncheon on Tuesday, January 19 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Italian Café located at 7161 Lee Highway in Falls Church. The Chamber is a nonprofit organization that represents business interests in Falls Church and provides its members […]

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Free Bike Maintenance Class at Conte’s Bike Shop Next Wednesday

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Conte’s Bike Shop is offering a free bicycle maintenance class on Wednesday, January 20 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. The class will cover how to change a tire, how to properly inflate tires, how to properly clean a bike, and how to adjust your derailleur, etc. There is no cost […]

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Levine Music Celebrates 40 Years

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Levine Music, the nonprofit music school with campuses in Arlington, Maryland, and the District, is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a special concert at the Falls Church Episcopal on Saturday, January 23 at 7 p.m. The concert will feature Fedor Ouspensky on the violin, Anna Ouspenskaya on piano, and Igor […]

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Palmer, Marrone Join CSRA

January 5, 2016 5:48 PM0 comments

CSRA Inc. announced that Leigh Palmer and Christian Marrone have joined the company’s leadership team. Palmer, who has extensive experience managing the strategic direction, growth and execution of programs supporting critical missions within the Intelligence Community, joins CSRA as vice president of the company’s Intelligence Group. Marrone has 20 years […]

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