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How to Banish Bathroom Clutter

By Tim McKeough of The New York Times Even the most beautiful, spa like bathroom can be defeated by a common foe: the clutter created by bottles, soaps, washcloths, toothbrushes, cosmetics and other toiletries left out on every available surface. “The bathroom is a space that can set you up […]

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Honey, I Shrunk the Lawn!

By Sandra Tarpinian The impacts of climate change on our local weather patterns — more days over 90 degrees and flash droughts punctuated by flash flooding — result in more stormwater flowing into our streams, rivers, and the Chesapeake Bay and carrying with it more fertilizers, pesticides, and debris. We […]

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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 […]

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FCCPS School Board Members Office Hours

FCCPS School Board Chair Laura Downs and Vice-Chair Tate Gould will be holding “office hours” at Liberty BBQ (370 West Broad) on Wednesday, September 21 from 6:00-8:00 pm. Parents, students, teachers, staff, and community members may drop by (no registration required) to ask questions and offer feedback in a casual environment.  As this will not be a private […]