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A Penny for Your Thoughts

Has post-pandemic traffic been “driving” you crazy?  Constituent complaints and personal observations seem to lament the return of traffic to pre-pandemic levels.  Reports of speeding are increasing, and drivers seem to be more aggressive — running red lights, refusing to allow other drivers to merge on ramps or change lanes, […]

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Falls Church’s Railroad Cottages Cited in Arlington’s Housing Debate

Falls Church city’s award-winning but controversial set of Railroad Cottages was cited by Arlington housing specialists in a Sept. 14 “informational session,” part of the county’s deepening examination of the hotly debated proposal to boost “missing middle” housing.      Eric Maribojoc, executive director of the George Mason University Center for […]

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The 46th Annual Falls Church Festival

  The 46th Annual Falls Church Festival (www.fallschurchva.gov/Festival) returns this Saturday, September 17, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the City Hall grounds (300 Park Ave.). You’ll find all your favorites, from live music and entertainment to pony rides and other children’s amusements, local vendors, businesses and civic organizations, a Beer Garden, and the Taste of Falls Church! This […]