Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and Falls Church flower shop owners are gearing up for the rush of last-minute customers by ordering red roses in bulk. When asked how working during Cupid’s holiday compares to any other day, Carol Beales of Galleria Florist had just one word to […]
After hosting an on-ice fantasy training session, featuring skating drills and insider tips, Washington Capitals hockey player Alexander Ovechkin signed autographs for children active in the Fort Dupont Hockey Program. More than 15 kids participated in the event, held last Thursday, Dec. 11 at the Kettler Ice Rink in Arlington, […]
Whereas the Crachits could hardly have contained their excitement at Scrooge’s gift of a large prize turkey, they would have been just fine with the lackluster Christmas goose – unlike in America, goose has been the norm for the Europeans, especially before the 16th century.
F.C. Resident Named Bowdoin Scholar Nicholas Iver Simon of the City of Falls Church was recently named a Sarah and James Bowdoin Scholar for his exceptional grade point average (GPA) at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine, a small, highly-selective liberal arts college about 25 miles north of Portland.
News Dr. William Dougherty has announced expanded hours of operation for his Falls Church dental practice located in Suite 506 of 200 Little Falls St. Previously only open two days/week, the Falls Church office at will be open Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. -5:30 p.m. as of January 5.
This holiday season, when you throw a direct mail appeal from a gay organization in the trash, you might just be trashing that group’s future.
Nathan Ward Scores Lead Role in ‘Godspell’ Nathan Ward, of the George Mason High School Class of ’08, has been selected to play the lead role in an upcoming production of “Godspell” at the Catholic University of America (CUA) in Washington, D.C., an extraordinary achievement for a freshman. Ward will […]
12 File for 4 F.C. Planning Commission Slots A record 12 City of Falls Church residents have filed to fill four seats on the seven-member F.C. Planning Commission, including three incumbents, according to the City Clerk’s office.
Holiday shopping season extends well beyond video games, gaudy sweaters and plasma TV sets. Take the spirits industry, for example.
Creative Cauldron Stirs Up Imagination On Saturday, Dec. 6 from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m., teaching artist Oran Sandel invites those of all ages to enjoy his musical improv skills, along with some light refreshments at Creative Cauldron (111 Park Ave., Falls Church).