W&OD Celebrates Founding With 5K Race The Friends of The Washington and Old Dominion Trail (FOWOD) are sponsoring a Washington and Old Dominion Trail 5 K Race on March 28 at 4 p.m.
Local Students Make University Dean’s Lists Teresa Rose Crist of Falls Church earned dean’s list at Lynchburg College for the Fall 2008 semester.
McLean Rotary Awards Six Scholarships The Rotary Club of McLean earlier this month awarded six academic scholarships to recent graduates of Pimmit Hills High School who will use the funding for college-level courses.
February FIRSTFriday Arrives in Falls Church Falls Church’s FIRSTfriday will be held for the month of February this Friday, Feb. 6 with a variety of different events and exhibitions for folks in the town .
Former President Carter Comes to Falls Church Former President Jimmy Carter will be making an appearance at Borders Bookstore (5871 Crossroads Center Way, Bailey’s Crossroads) on Wednesday, Jan 28 at 6:30 p.m. to sign copies of his latest book, “We Can Have Peace in the Holy Land.”
MBC Student Achieves Academic Excellence Rachel W. Reich of Falls Church earned a place on the honors list at Mary Baldwin College in Staunton, Va., for maintaining a grade point average of 3.75-4.0.
Synthetic Turf Fields Groundbreaking Celebration surrounding the conversion of two existing athletic fields to synthetic turf took place during a groundbreaking ceremony held June 29, 2008 at Spring Hill Park in McLean. Officials from the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, the Fairfax Park Authority and McLean Youth Soccer (MYS) joined […]
McLean HS Theatre Students Traveling to Scotland The McLean HS Theatre Department has been selected to perform in the world’s largest arts festival as part of the American High School Theatre Festival. McLean students will travel to Edinburgh for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in August of 2009. There will be […]
Elizabeth Truman Wright (known locally as “Betty”), 94, died on May 15, 2008. She moved to Rehoboth Beach in 1975 from Falls Church, Virginia, after her retirement as an Associate Professor of English at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.
Fairfax Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Series, George Mason University Center for the Arts, Saturday, Jan. 26, 8 p.m.