Best of Falls Church 2015: The Winners!

August 27, 2015 8:00 AM0 comments

For the sixth consecutive year, the News-Press asked readers to vote for their Falls Church favorites and, for the sixth consecutive year, we had yet another record-breaking turnout at the polls.

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Letters to the Editor: City Should Involve Public in Developer Response to RFP

August 6, 2015 10:10 AM3 comments

Letters to the Editor: August 6 – 12, 2015   City Should Involve Public in Developer Response to RFP Editor, On July 27 both the Falls Church City Council and School Board voted to release a Request for Proposals, known as RFP, for expanding George Mason High School and Mary Ellen […]

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Town Hall Meeting Saturday Precedes City Issuing ‘RFP’ for Annexed Land

July 8, 2015 7:24 PM18 comments

A 20-page “request for proposal” document that is scheduled for a final fine tuning and release to prospective developers of the City of Falls Church’s newly-annexed near 40 acre site that currently houses its high and middle schools will be the subject of a town hall meeting this Saturday, July 11, from 10 – 11:30 a.m. at the Council chambers of the Falls Church City Hall, 300 Park Avenue.

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Editorial: Why F.C.’s Church Battle Mattered

July 1, 2015 7:37 PM0 comments

So we see with the wildly contrasting remarks by contesting Falls Church religious leaders, reported in this edition, in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling expanding the definition of marriage to include same sex couples: The fierce competition between the two flocks vying for control of the historic […]

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Mason Boys Soccer Shut Out Martinsville 4-0 for 3rd Consecutive State Title

June 14, 2015 4:12 PM0 comments

by Liz Lizama George Mason High School’s varsity boys soccer team defeated Martinsville High School for the VHSL 2A state championship title at Radford University yesterday afternoon. Thirteen minutes into the game, junior forward Elliot Mercado scored Mason’s first and only goal of the first half. Despite failed attempts, the […]

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Mustang Girls Soccer Notches 8th Consecutive State Title

4:10 PM0 comments

by Liz Lizama George Mason High School’s varsity girls soccer team notched its eighth consecutive state title in a tough 3-1 game against Maggie Walker High School yesterdat morning. The Mustangs beat the Green Dragons 4-0 in last week’s 2A East regional tournament, but Maggie Walker put up a bigger […]

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