Chavern Urges Citizens To Run For F.C. Council Editor, If you ever wanted to make a real difference in your community, now is the time. Next May, four seats (a majority) on both the City Council and the School Board will be up for election. Given the City’s intense budget […]
First Place to Cut Budget: Dump GEORGE Editor, I would think that the first place to look for a budget reduction would be the GEORGE bus!
Easy to Spot Those Who Park To Use Metro Editor, The editorial in the September 24 issue of the News-Press, “Throw the Book at Predatory Towing” is not totally correct.
School Board Seeking Citizens as Advisers Editor, This year, the Falls Church City School Board set a specific goal to “fill the bus” and better engage the community. In that context, the school board is asking more citizens to become involved by serving on advisory committees. Right now, the school […]
Says Medicare is Not Exemplary of Good System Editor, Last week’s News-Press included a heartfelt letter stating, among other things, that Medicare is excellent and efficient and served that gentleman well.
Government is Not Villain of the Public Editor, At Jim Moran’s health-care meeting in Reston a highly agitated man asked the Congressman, “Since the government messes up everything it tries to do, why do you think it can administer a public health option?”
Omissions in Coverage Of Health Reform Editor, As usual, I enjoyed your vivid reporting, this time in regard to the Rep. Jim Moran and Howard Dean at the town hall meeting as reported in your August 27, 2009 front page article. However, I feel there were serious omissions or misstatements […]
Says Health Care Reform is ‘Socialism’ Editor, Oh, how I love to read the kool-aid drinker’s views. I can usually get to around the third sentence before a columnist like Benton exposes himself and starts with the lies to make his point.
Fairfax Residents Not Eager to Spend in F.C. Editorial, In your August 13 editorial: Falls Church’s Two Rivers of Gold, the News-Press writes: “The City must do everything it can to entice, lure, cajole, convince, persuade, nudge, beckon, fetch, bribe and everything short of forcibly compel as many of those million […]
F.C. Can Be More Welcoming With Signage Editor, One way in which the City of Falls Church could be more welcoming to outsiders is to enhance the street signage on Broad and Washington Streets- the streets most frequented by outsiders.