Planning Meeting for New Arts Center Falls Church’s only space for the visual and performing arts will soon begin construction at Pearson Square (410 S. Maple Ave., Falls Church), with an opening planned for summer 2009. At the March Falls Church Arts (FCA) Artists’ Roundtable Laura Hull, Creative Cauldron’s producing […]
Falls Church News Briefs
Arlington’s Byrd Named New GMHS Principal Tyrone Q. Byrd, an Arlington native and currently an assistant principal at Arlington’s Washington-Lee High School, was confirmed by the Falls Church School Board Tuesday to become the new principal at F.C.’s George Mason High School.
Lay Offs, Wage Freeze, Bus Dumped in F.C. Budget Plan
City Manager’s Proposal Gets Sent to Council For the first time in the almost 60 year history of the independent City of Falls Church, its budget for the coming fiscal year will not only be less than the year before, down by 5.7 percent, but will involve the elimination of […]
City of Falls Church, Va. Crime Report for March 3 – 9, 2009
Disorderly Conduct, 200 blk. Gordon Rd., March 3, 6:31 a.m., police arrested a male, 31, of NO FIXED ADDRESS for Disorderly Conduct.
Falls Church Business News & Notes
News Christopher Bergin, president and publisher of Tax Analysts, participated in the 125th edition of Columbia Business School’s intensive month long Senior Executive Program (CSEP) designed to help business leaders “maximize their leadership potential within their organizations.”
School News & Notes
Mason Student Wins Second Place In Poetry Contest Julia Douglas, a student at George Mason High School, won second place in the Poetry Out Loud Competition on March 5 at the Library of Virginia in Richmond.
Community News & Notes
Creative Cauldron & FCA Partner to Raise Funds Creative Cauldron and Falls Church Arts (FCA) are partnering to host various dinner parties/artist salons throughout the greater Falls Church area on Saturday, March 21.
Area School Sports Roundup: Jaguars Win 1st Baseball Scrimmage
Statesmen Land Victory on The Diamond During the boys’ first season scrimmage at Annandale High, the George C. Marshall High School varsity baseball team showed the Atoms who’s boss taking the win.
Mason Girls Head to State Semifinals This Friday
George Mason High’s girls varsity basketball team, the Region B champion, vanquished Northumberland High 57-26 at last Saturday’s Virginia High School League state tournament quarterfinals. The win sends the team to Virginia Commonwealth University’s Stuart C. Siegel Center to face Region A champion Lancaster High this Friday, March 13, at […]
Community News & Notes
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.