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Our Man in Arlington

September 12, 2017 2:41 PM0 comments

Herewith some fresh details on one of Arlington’s most famous – and vanished – historic homes. Falls Grove, built in 1852 near the intersection of N. Glebe Rd. and Little Falls Rd., was the scene of luxury living and Civil War drama before its demolition in 1966. I’ve learned of […]

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F.C. Council Grants Final OK To Novel 10 Cottage Cluster

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By a 5-2 vote, the Falls Church City Council gave final approval for a special zoning exception to permit development of a cluster of 10 senior age-restricted 1,500-square foot bungalow-style cottages on Railroad Avenue in the City.

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Crime Report: Giant Cashier Scammed & Man Caught Drunk at F.C. Middle School

September 11, 2017 3:01 PM0 comments

Two suspects scammed a cashier at Giant last Wednesday evening according to the latest City of Falls Church crime report. Charged with larceny, the suspects are described as two black males, one 5’10”, 250 pounds in his mid 40s with long grey side burns, bulgy eyes, wearing a grey shirt, […]

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4 of Virginia’s Powerhouse Women Boost Support for Public Education

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At a forum in the Westover Library in Arlington’s East Falls Church district last week, four of the most powerful women in Virginia lined up to share their support for public education.

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Critter Corner: Cowboy

September 8, 2017 3:45 PM0 comments

Rest In Peace to a dear friend of the Falls Church community, Cowboy Bo Bo Buchly. The ten year old kitty was stricken with an aggressive case of colon cancer and passed away on July 31. He will be sorely missed by the Buchly family, especially his number one human […]

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Young Bunch Bring Big Relief to Hurricane Harvey

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Doing her part to provide assistance to the victims of Hurricane Harvey is kindergartner Divya Gupta, who inspired her brother Dylan and their neighbors, Lauren, Sarah and Evelyn Banko. Divya originally started out by selling lemonade, but with the addition of her brother and neighbors, baked goods, small toys, painted […]

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10th Annual Vienna Oktoberfest Planned for October 7

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The Vienna Business Association and the Town of Vienna are hosting its 10th Annual Oktoberfest on October 7 from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. on historic Church Street. The event, which typically attracts 20,000 to 30,000 attendees, will include an expanded beer garden and food court, a new handcrafted market, […]

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McLean Governing Board Discusses Next Fiscal Year

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The McLean Community Center (MCC) Governing Board is holding two meetings in September to discuss and develop the Center’s fiscal year (FY) 2019 budget. The first meeting, the Finance Committee Meeting of the Whole, will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 12. The second meeting, a Public Hearing […]

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Networking Breakfast with Chamber of Commerce at Bentley’s

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The Falls Church Chamber of Commerce is hosting an informal networking breakfast on Thursday, September 14 from 8 – 9 a.m. at Bentley’s Falls Church Diner. There is no fee or need to register. Attendees are responsible for their own bills, however. Bentley’s is located at 6654 Arlington Boulevard. For […]

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New Bus, Kiss & Ride Routes for Schools

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For the 2017-2018 school year, Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School and George Mason High School bus runs will combine in the morning as well as in the afternoon. The changes noted below will ensure the safety of all students traveling to school by foot, bicycle, car, or bus, allow for […]

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