2024-06-21 1:10 PM

Northern Virginia Art Beat


Wendy Garner; New Wave Paintings, at the Cross MacKenzie (1054 31st St. NW, Washington D.C., in Canal Square courtyard across from the Sea Catch Restaurant).

Community News & Notes


Young Local Makes ‘Global Impact’ Vanessa Hatcher, 22, of Falls Church returned home last week from a two-week trip to Zambia, sponsored by the Global Impact ministry of McLean Bible Church, located in Vienna. Hatcher, along with 11 other young adults from the church, spent 10 days in Choma, Zambia, where they partnered with World […]

Falls Church Summertime News


JEB Stuart Invites Hispanic Parents to PTSA Meeting The JEB Stuart High School Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) invites Hispanic parents to attend a school community meeting from 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 26. Meetings will be held at 7:30 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of every month.

Editorial: The Ubiquitous Ms. Hockenberry

It’s a good thing that Lindy Hockenberry has no intention of fading away. The City of Falls Church’s popular vice mayor will step down from her seat on the City Council next week, but only to be even that much more visible in the many nooks and crannies of the city she loves, just as […]

The Peak Oil Crisis: A Meeting at Jiddah

Last week the Saudis called a meeting of oil producers and consumers at Jiddah on the Red Sea for June 22. The immediate reason for the call was a one-day jump of $11 in the price of oil to a new high of nearly $140 a barrel. This increase was coupled with a spate of […]

Longfellow Shines at Science Contest

Participating in Science Olympiad, a national team science competition, is all too familiar for the seventh and eighth graders of the Longfellow Science Olympiad team. Among the 5,000 middle and high schools that qualify to compete, the team from Longfellow Middle School made its third consecutive appearance during the 24th Annual Science Olympiad National Tournament […]

School News and Notes

  VT Victim Honored at Annandale A newly commissioned piece of music in honor of Mary Read, Annandale High School graduate who died in the Virginia Tech shootings, will premiere at the Annandale High Spring Band Concert tonight, Thursday, at 7 p.m. The piece includes snippets of the Annandale High fight song, Tech Triumph from […]