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Crime Report for Weelk of December 9 – 15, 2008

Larceny from Building, Vantage Fitness, 402 W Broad St., December 9, between 5:50 p.m. and 6:05 p.m., unknown person(s) entered the male locker room, cut off a lock and stole a wallet containing $20.00 cash, (3) credit cards, and a Virginia O.L.

Paul Krugman: The Face-Slap Theory

Friday's employment report — which was so weak that it had many economists declaring that we're already in a recession — was bad news. But it was actually less disturbing than what's going on in the financial markets.

A Penny for Your Thoughts: The News of Greater Falls Church

Last week’s Legislative Day in Richmond, sponsored by the Virginia Association of Counties (VACo) and the Virginia Municipal League (VML), convened nearly a thousand local elected officials from all over the Commonwealth. The annual trek to lobby General Assembly members about legislation with local impacts often is an exercise in futility, as some delegates and […]

Nicholas F. Benton: Panic Overtakes Recession Fears

The operative word this week was not “recession,” but “panic.” It even made it into the banner headline of the Washington Post. A “cat crossed your grave” shudder swept over the planet at the beginning of the week, sending markets reeling and investors running and screaming in the streets from India to Dubai, to London.

Press Pass: Will Kimbrough

When it comes to music, Nashville's Will Kimbrough has literally done it all. He's sat in on studio sessions and toured with other artists as a guitarist. He's worked as a producer, counting artists like Todd Snider and Kate Campbell among his credits. He hit the big time with his own band, Will and the […]