Critter Corner: Sammy and Lily

January 30, 2013 3:44 PM0 comments

Sammy and Lily Swanson, two local Great Pyrenees dogs, enjoy the snowfall last week on their deck. These polar bear puppies enjoy family walks, cuddles, and the occasional dance party (their owners, Nate and Jessica Swanson, like to sing “Gangnam Style” with reworked lyrics just for them). Awesomeness aside, the […]

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Mason Scholastic Bowl Team Wins District Tourney

January 23, 2013 7:58 PM0 comments

The George Mason Scholastic Bowl team won the Bull Run District Tournament on Saturday at Rappahannock County High School. The Mustangs defeated Madison County, Clarke County, and Manassas Park high school teams to reach the finals, then beat Manassas Park in a rematch in the final game to take the […]

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Little City Kids Carol for a Cause

December 26, 2012 7:51 PM0 comments

The Broadmont Carolers, (pictured from left to right) Evan Lankford, Miles Lankford, Helen Morrison, and Jo Sevier, went caroling in their neighborhood this holiday season and raised $160 for the Lost Dog & Cat Rescue Foundation. All are students from Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School and Thomas Jefferson Elementary School. […]

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From the Front row: Kaye Kory’s Richmond Report

December 19, 2012 4:08 PM0 comments

Governor McDonnell’s outrageous and irresponsible comments in response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy cannot go unanswered. As the head of our Commonwealth’s government, he should be setting an example of thoughtful reflection upon this event which has become the recent focus of our entire nation. He should be […]

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F.C. Pancake House Looking for Coat Donations

December 18, 2012 6:08 PM0 comments

The Original Pancake House will be providing breakfast on Christmas morning to more than 1,000 homeless and disadvantaged people, including 300 children.

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Guest Commentary: Presenting a Recipe for Fun in The Little City

December 6, 2012 11:11 AM0 comments

As we all know recipes are something we like to tinker with – even the old standards are still popular in our families. Well just like a favorite family recipe, our town has come up with a recipe all its own for fun which also includes food! Here’s the recipe […]

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Hilton Groundbreaking Signals New Development Wave in Falls Church

December 5, 2012 7:55 PM3 comments

The “win-win” deal struck last month between the City of Falls Church and the government and water authority of Fairfax County – trading Falls Church’s control of its water system for some undeveloped real estate with almost limitless commercial development potential adjacent the West Falls Church Metro station – in only one component of what’s shaping up to be an unprecedented development boom.

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Shields Credits Mediator With Big Role Making Water Deal Happen

November 28, 2012 8:36 PM1 comment

What changed? For five and a half years through last summer, Fairfax County and its water authority and the City of Falls Church were at each other’s throats resolved to fight to the death, or until one side exhausted all legal options or resources.

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Our Man in Arlington

November 20, 2012 10:20 PM0 comments

I spent part of Veterans Day attempting to witness a dramatic confrontation on the streets of Arlington that never came off. With Thanksgiving upon us, let’s be grateful. Back in October, the ArlNow blog reported that a Kansas-based church famous for its traveling circus of hateful anti-gay protests had targeted […]

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City of F.C. Crime Report: July 17 – 23, 2012

July 25, 2012 4:58 PM0 comments

City of Falls Church, VA Crime Report for July 17 – 23, 2012

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