Right in the City of Falls Church, imagine cross burnings in your front yard, or having rotten fruit thrown at you as you picket in front of the State Theatre. And imagine being the one black student at George Mason High School with classmates who hate you just for the […]
Two Sundays ago, the City of Falls Church honored teacher, principal and community activist Mary Ellen Henderson with the dedication of a new middle school named for her. In speeches by local, state and federal officials, Henderson was celebrated for her work bringing awareness to the condition of segregated black […]
A small fire caused little damage at the new Read Building in downtown Falls Church yesterday about 3 p.m., but it set off the building’s sprinkler system that led to significant damage in three apartment units, according to building owner Bob Young.. (Photos: Gary Mester)
In tonight’s season finale of NBC-TV’s reality show, “America’s Got Talent,” the team of Virginia Tech fraternity brothers who formed the black-light dance troupe “Fighting Gravity” finished third among the four finalists, based on voting by the public.
A local woman died Wednesday from injuries sustained in a Tuesday car crash.