Global climate change is already hitting City of Falls Church residents in the pocketbook, but that cost impact could double if the City goes ahead and undertakes six new projects deemed “critical” at a price tag of $17 million in stormwater mitigation measures.
City Manager Wyatt Shields reported that granting the request would not require a formal Council vote since it was the Historical Commission that put it there in the first place when the then-dead tree was removed in 1968.
For the Eleventh consecutive year, Falls Church News-Press readers filled out ballots and cast their votes to support their favorite places to eat, drink, shop and more in and around The Little City. This year, 35 winners have been selected in categories representing the City’s best purveyors of food, drink, […]
A poster offered to qualified local businesses in Falls Church proclaiming to patrons, “We Have Opened Responsibly,” is being circulated by the Falls Church Economic Development Authority.
The Falls Church City Council issued a proclamation Tuesday night marking October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The proclamation affirmed that the crime of domestic violence violates an individual’s privacy, dignity, security and humanity and compassionate and dedicated law enforcement personnel, victim advocates, health care providers, clergy and concerned citizens […]
Shields confirmed an officer did patrol there Wednesday, and he said Capt. Steve Rau will be there to talk with residents of the street Thursday morning.
Those in attendance can also sample food at the Foods of the World tasting table and watch numerous cultural performances.
The big incident in this week’s City of Falls Church crime report is the vandalism at Mt. Daniel Elementary School where a swastika was cut into a canopy on the playground. The News-Press reported on the incident on Monday. In other crime, there were several reports of larcenies in the […]
As a reward for earning 800 Tiger Stripes, Thomas Jefferson Elementary’s students and staff got to deck themselves out in ‘80s-themed attire.