July 19 – 25, 2007
July 12 – 18, 2007
Festival Features Falls Church On July 1, the Smithsonian Folk Festival in Washington, D.C. featured the City of Falls Church, whose theme was “Community through History.” The 400-square foot display included excavated artifacts, a timeline, historic and current photos, news releases and more. These memorabilia followed the City’s development of […]
Basketball Clinic at Falls Church High The boys’ varsity basketball program of Falls Church High School will host a basketball clinic for rising fourth through 10th graders from July 30 – August 3. This week-long clinic will run daily from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. and will take place at […]
The head bishop of the U.S. movement of defectors from the Episcopal Church, the so-called Convocation of Anglicans in North America (CANA), Fairfax’s Rev. Martyn Minns, has been excluded by the Archbishop of Canterbury from a list of invitees to attend next year’s once-a-decade Lambeth Conference of Anglican Bishops in […]
Last week, synchronized skating teams from all over the United States convened in Colorado Springs, Colorado to compete at the 2007 U.S. Synchronized Team Skating Championships. Among the participants was Ice Force One, an adult masters team made up of skaters ages 25 to 67 from Northern Virginia (including Sarah […]
Past is Prologue to the Present In my last column, I stated that I was saddened by the recent split in the Episcopal Church.
Despite a season-ending loss for the Arlington Hawks, a Pop Warner Division I Pee Wee football team, who fell to the Coal Oak Steelers, 34-18, in the Regional Championship game on Thanksgiving Day, the Hawks had plenty to be grateful for.
George C. Marshall High School senior Maya Al-Shingieti has accepted a scholarship offer to play women’s basketball at the New Jersey Institute of Technology, a school that recently transitioned to Division I athletics.
At 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 22, the Holmes Run Pool is a fête of tie-dye and teal. Anxious laughter abounds in anticipation of the beginning of the Division 15 Championship Swim Meet between the visiting Village West Vikings and the Holmes Run Mighty Hurricanes.