On March 22, the best skaters in the world will converge on the Staples Center in Los Angeles for the 2009 World Figure Skating Championships. Falls Church News-Press will be there, but before the first lutz is jumped, let’s take a look at who some of the participants will be […]
Marshall Academy’s NA students to learn directly from IT pros Level 2 students at Marshall Academy, based at George C. Marshall High School, Network Administration class will participate in a job shadow day at the Department of Veterans Affairs regional office in Washington, D.C., on Thursday, Feb. 5.
David Ray is a man on a mission, and it is one of the toughest in high school sports. As he begins the 2008-2009 wrestling season Ray, a senior at George Mason High School, has set his sights on the state title that so far has eluded him.
Kid-Safe Software Hits Falls Church A new desktop alternative, KidDesktop, has been launched in Falls Church. The program features a customized start screen and personalized activity bar with games and appropriate Web sites, the option to download and view pictures, timed computer sessions, and the ability to navigate the Internet […]
As late as a month ago, it felt like the spotlight would never shift. The focus of these Olympics, held in the city of Beijing, would forever focus on China’s socio-political problems.
The latest entry in the adult beverage world’s “most expensive product” category comes in the Cognac subdivision.
Frances Webster Darby Loikow, 96, a 57-year resident of Falls Church, Virginia, before recently moving to Washington, D.C., died peacefully of heart failure on Wednesday, August 1, 2007, at Sibley Hospital, Washington, D.C. Mrs. Loikow served in the Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps and the Women’s Army Corps during World War […]
Sullivan Breaks 18-Minute Mark, Takes Fourth to Medal Sullivan Breaks 18-Minute Mark, Takes Fourth to Medal George Mason High School cross country team head coach Julie Bravin has looked for improvement throughout the course of this season, and during the team’s Oct. 13 meet at the Glory Days Grill Invitational, […]
“It’s hard to even begin to explain how much the Women’s Sports Foundation has changed things for women in sports,” said Janet Guthrie, the first woman driver to compete in the Indianapolis 500 and the Daytona 500.