The Falls Church City Council voted unanimously tonight to submit an ambitious unsolicited bid for $25 million in federal stimulus money to transform the City’s 2.2 square miles and 11,400 citizens into a “learning laboratory” for emerging green technologies, with the goal of becoming a net-zero energy community by 2050. […]
ON TUESDAY, JUNE 2, J.E.B. Stuart High School held its graduation ceremony on the school’s athletic field in Falls Church. (Photos: Peter Flint)
Rockin’ Blues delighted Falls Church residents last weekend as part of the locally-held “Tinner Hills Blues Festival: A Tribtute to John Jackson,” featuring live musical entertainment, historic displays, carnival games and more.
Jeanette “Jan” M. Smith, an art teacher for Falls Church elementary schools from 1957 – 1975, died peacefully on June 4, 2009 at her residence at Westminster at Lake Ridge in Woodbridge, Va. She was 90 years old.
Gary Loewenthal’s Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale – a week-long initiative of more than 75 bake sales across four continents and at least 12 U.S. States running from June 20 till 28 – started with humble intentions, and very modest efforts.
Falls Church’s Don Beyer Tapped for Switzerland Post Falls Church businessman and former Virginia Lieutenant Governor Donald S. Beyer, Jr., was nominated last week by President Obama to become the U.S. ambassador to Switzerland. Beyer is a principal at Don Beyer Volvo in Falls Church and other dealerships in Northern […]
Recounting 30 years of adaptation to American culture by the Vietnamese following the Fall of Saigon in 1975, the traveling Smithsonian exhibit, “Exit Saigon, Enter Little Saigon,” is due to arrive at Falls Church’s Eden Center while on its national tour starting this Saturday, June 20 and remaining until Aug. […]
City Could Be ‘Cutting Edge’ if Plan Ok’d A vision of the City of Falls Church as a nationally and globally-significant “green learning laboratory” has energized an initiative that the City Council is being asked to approve on short notice at its meeting next Monday.
LOUISA CO. – A Falls Church man is dead following a two-vehicle crash in Louisa County, Va. on Thursday, June 11, 2009.
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department’s Robbery Unit is investigating a carjacking that occurred on Wednesday, June 3, 2009, in North Arlington.