Assistant Coach Frank Spinello told the News-Press this week that although defense was the key to the George Mason High School boys’ soccer team’s second consecutive Virginia Group A state championship, a 2-1 victory over Radford on Sunday, Nick Smirniotopoulos “should be a shoe-in” for State Player of the Year […]
Back-to-Back-to-Back: Mason High Girls Soccer Tops Radford in Championship Game to Win 3rd Consecutive State Title
For George Mason High’s girls’ soccer team, the four-hour post-season trip to Radford University for the state championships has almost become an annual ritual. So its the process of returning home with a Virginia Group A state championship.
Editorial: Mason High’s Phenomenal Year
Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, George Mason High School of Falls Church has outdone itself with a record six state championships in sports and academics, a dizzying number of awards and accolades for its music and drama programs, and continued academic excellence recognized by its consistently […]
3 State Titles in 1 Big Weekend for F.C.’s Mason High Sports Teams
As 161 George Mason High School seniors prepare to graduate in commencement ceremonies at the historic Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. Thursday, a stunning flood of A-List achievements poured in during the past week, smashing school records and ranking the Falls Church school among the “creme de la crème” of […]
Falls Church News Briefs
Dominion Power Installing ‘Smart Meters’ in F.C. Officials of Dominion Virginia Power announced this week that it will extend its innovative “smart meter” program to virtually every residential household in the City of Falls Church, as well as in surrounding areas of Eastern Fairfax County and North Arlington.
National Funeral Home Fined
The Falls Church-based National Funeral Home, accused of mishandling bodies awaiting burial at Arlington National Cemetery, has been fined $50,000 for circumventing Virginia regulations, according to the Associated Press. A consent order was signed by the home and the Virginia Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers this week. National Funeral […]
Man Commits Suicide at Dunn Loring Station
A man died after jumping in front of an incoming train at the Dunn Loring Metrorail station Wednesday afternoon, according to a Washington Examiner report.
City of F.C. Crime Report: June 8 – 14, 2010
City of Falls Church, Va. Crime Report for June 8 – June 14, 2010
F.C. Business News & Notes
F.C. Chipotle Opening Set for June 25 The new Falls Church Chipotle Mexican Grill will officially begin dishing up its award-winning gourmet burritos, bowls, tacos and salads on Friday, June 25.
F.C. Public Access TV Station Seeking Volunteers
Falls Church City Cable TV is seeking volunteers to be camera operators for a variety of public access programs. Volunteers will be trained and certified to use the video equipment before participating in upcoming productions including City government and school programs in the field and in the studio at GMHS. The volunteers must […]