Anna Elizabeth Hennessey, age 24, passed away at home after a year-long battle against cancer, on November 11, 2021, surrounded by family and loved ones.
The world lost one of its brightest souls on November 17, 2021 with the passing of Christopher Anthony Cistaro. A longtime Arlington resident, and recently Falls Church, Chris had a huge heart and an insatiable zest for life.
Local events happening this week in Falls Church!
A report in the Bulwark earlier this week noting that Sen. Ted Cruz has nudged closer to endorsing the goal of the Texas secessionist movement, stating publicly that “I’m not there….yet,” triggered MSNBC nighttime host Brian Williams to wrap up his evening broadcast musing about what he called “the slow death of truth and consequences” that threatens democracy in America.
The News-Press is happy to announce that its annual Holiday Party free to all its friends in the Falls Church community is on for this season, scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 16, at 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 400 N. Oak Street.
- December 2, 2021The warmth of this special holiday season (special because it is a recovery from a year of pandemic lack) combined with this year’s milestone of the 30th anniversary of the Falls Church [...]
- December 2, 2021Watch Night, a New Year’s Eve celebration that involves closing the street in the 100 block of West Broad in Falls Church, has been a tradition in the Little City for many years now, leaving [...]
- November 25, 2021After being unable to open in winter 2020 and having a short season in 2019-2020 when they had to close early due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Falls Church Homeless Shelter is back with plans to [...]
- Police Chief Gavin Warns Council Of Shortages
- Overnight Closures on I-66Planned Next Week
- Suspect in Sexual Assault Arrested in Maryland
- December 2, 2021The News-Press is happy to announce that its annual Holiday Party free to all its friends in the Falls Church community is on for [...]
- November 30, 2021Speeding on neighborhood streets appears to be endemic in Mason District and Fairfax County, leading to frustration among [...]
- November 26, 2021Some years ago, as Thanksgiving approached, a mother with a young son and daughter entered Homestretch. They had spent months in [...]
- December 2, 2021A report in the Bulwark earlier this week noting that Sen. Ted Cruz has nudged closer to endorsing the goal of the Texas [...]
- November 24, 2021Our delightful pop astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson used uncommon superlatives in his post on social media this week, “So,” [...]
- November 18, 2021It has been disputed whether the comments attributed to the world’s foremost theoretical physicist Albert Einstein and quoted [...]
- The Return to a Modicum of Normalcy
- Einstein Part 2: Everything Is Love
- Cato Institute & the F.C. School Board
- October 1, 2021At 14-plus years old and still as beautiful and chatty as ever! Mushka makes her family happy every day in West Falls [...]
- August 25, 2021One local student completed their Master's degree, and a high school student made the Headmaster's list as his private [...]
- August 17, 2021JON COOMBS, a Native of Detroit, Michigan, has been with Preservation Biscuit from the very start. When asked about his feelings [...]
- Critter Corner: Theo
- VA Hall of Fame Announces Nominating Period for 2021
- Free Online Seminar For Better Soil Health
- November 25, 2021Local events and live music in Falls Church this [...]
- November 18, 2021Aesop’s Fables are classic tales that many will remember from childhood. The fables began as an oral tradition in ancient [...]
- November 18, 2021Local events happening in Falls Church this [...]
- Press Pass: Dar Williams
- Keeping ‘Company’ With the Good Shepherds Players
- Falls Church Calendar: November 11 — 17, 2021
- November 24, 2021The mighty Meridian High School Mustangs, playing their first football season with a new school name and campus, have advanced to [...]
- November 23, 2021The Mustangs are headed to the regional semi-finals after a huge 45-0 win over Richmond-based Armstrong High [...]
- November 23, 2021The Meridan Mustangs cross country teams battled the chilly weather filled with windy conditions. They finished their season with [...]
- Meridian High School Field Hockey Completes Season
- Mustang Football Earns Number 1 Seed In Region
- Justice High School Wins Back to Back District Championships