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How the Russians Own Trump

February 15, 2017 9:39 PM0 comments

The ongoing Russian intervention into the U.S. presidential election and White House operations goes way beyond just telephone communications, and its journalistic digging that has the best shot at rooting it out. “A district judge cannot make immigration law for the United States, cannot give foreign nationals and foreign countries […]

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Delegate Simon’s Richmond Report

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Last week was as busy a week as we are going to have during this year’s 45-day short session. On Sunday, we got our first look at the House Appropriations Committee’s amendments to the Governor’s budget. On Monday and Tuesday, we debated and voted on hundreds of bills and resolutions […]

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Clare & Don’s, Bangkok Golden Closed Today in Show of Immigrant Support

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At least two Falls Church restaurants will be closed today, Thursday, Feb. 16, as part of a “Day Without Immigrants” protest. Both Clare & Don’s Beach Shack and Bangkok Golden will be taking part in the nationwide campaign responding to President Donald Trump and his administration’s crackdown on illegal immigrants, extreme vetting and other immigration policies.

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Crime Report: More Smashed Car Windows at a Falls Church Gym

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Several car windows were smashed at Planet Fitness in the City of Falls Church last week just a few weeks after a string of smashed windows at nearby 24 Hour Fitness. In the latest incidents, a bag was stolen from one of the vehicles. In other crime, there were two marijuana […]

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Our Man in Arlington

February 14, 2017 3:53 PM0 comments

Olympic champion swimmer Tom Dolan spent his Arlington youth so “ultra-competitive,” he would challenge you to a milk-drinking contest. His “complete disdain for losing was greater than the joy of winning,” he recalled. The two-time gold medalist who set a world record at age 18 spoke to fans and boyhood […]

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Annual Residential Assessments Up, But Mildly, F.C. City Announces Tuesday

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Single family home values grew by an average of 3.2 percent in the last year, but townhouses by only 1.43 and residential condos by only 0.93 percent, the City of Falls Church announced Tuesday. Individual property owners are scheduled to receive their annual assessment adjustments later this month in the mail. […]

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Thomas Jefferson Celebrates Annual Colonial Day Exposition

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For Thomas Jefferson Elementary’s annual Colonial Day exposition, parents, friends and 3rd graders headed to the 4th grade wing for demonstrations and education about a wide variety of jobs from colonial times. Students spent over an hour sharing all they’ve learned with the guests in their classrooms before heading to […]

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F.C. to Offer New Energy Lending Library

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Card holders of the Mary Riley Styles Public Library in the City of Falls Church will soon be able to check out more than the latest best-selling novel or blockbuster DVD. Modeled after a successful initiative in neighboring Arlington County, the new Energy Lending Library allows members to take home […]

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Critter Corner: Found Dog Alert!

February 13, 2017 4:16 PM0 comments

This pup here was found last Thursday in the 6700 block of Wilson Boulevard in Falls Church. According to Montgomery County Maryland Animal Services and Adoption, where he is currently being held, the dog is an unaltered male, white miniature poodle. Staff at the shelter think he is about eight […]

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Police Arrest Suspect in 2016 Rape of Falls Church Girl

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A man suspected of raping a 15-year-old girl from Falls Church last July was apprehended by police during a regional gang task force operation early Monday morning.

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