At the seventh annual Gingerbread Workshop held last Fridayat Westlawn Elementary in Falls Church, about 250 children set to work on their miniature gingerbread houses.
In her 10th year at the helm of the George Mason High School Varsity girls’ cross-country team, coach Julie Bravin was rewarded for her efforts this fall, as the Washington Post named her the 2008 All-Met Coach of the Year.
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Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology’s Ariel Colonel strikes a mid-air pose at the Girls Gymnastics team first home meet on Dec. 2, in which they placed first. Notably, senior Kelly Watson placed first all around. (Photo: Courtesy Victoria Linnell)
ALL MEMBERS OF the Falls Church City Council were present at their meeting last month when Ed Strait (foreground, left) was honored by a proclamation from Mayor Robin Gardner (standing with him).
I live on a hilltop in upstate New York overlooking the Hudson River, a pastoral place that once was inhabited only by deer, foxes, rabbits, birds — and really big birds, in the form of wild turkeys.
Despite the almost breathtaking initiative coming out of Falls Church’s City Hall last week to move with warp-speed to pitch the City to the new Congress, in Washington for orientation, and the legions applying for 7,000 jobs with the new administration, no mention of the effort was made at this […]
The holidays are a great time of year … unless you’re looking for live music. Let’s be honest, this time of year carolers and choirs are usually the best you can do on the concert scene with most bands worth watching spending their holidays at home.