Virginia Governor Tim Kaine was singled out by President Barack Obama during his signing of the $787 billion stimulus package last week for being one of only two governors to have already set up a website to accept applications for the stimulus money.
Falls Church Resident C. Michael Schneider Dies at Age 70
C. Michael Schneider, a City of Falls Church resident and member of its Democratic Committee, died Feb. 14 at the Inova Hospital in Fairfax at age 70.
Nicholas F. Benton: The Oscars & Dustin Lance Black
Seldom ever have so many films among those nominated for “Best Picture” at the Oscars been set against or directly dealt with so many momentous historical events and realities of the recent past.
Falls Church News Briefs
F.C. School Board Adopts $39.7 Million Budget The Falls Church School Board Tuesday night approved a $39.7 million budget for Fiscal Year 2010, coming in lower than the previous year’s number for the first time in the 60-year history of the system
Editorial: GOP Obstruction & Virginia Elections
President Obama’s State of the Union message Tuesday night focused directly on the interests of the American people in a way that hasn’t been heard in such an address this entire decade to date.
Proposed Senior Assist Cuts Trouble Fairfax Supervisors
Delegate Jim Scott’s Richmond Report
The 2009 session of the Virginia General Assembly is nearing its scheduled end 45 days after it began.
Daniel Negreanu on Poker: Playing Against a Reraise in Small Ball Poker
If you’re playing small ball poker, you’ll be entering a lot of pots, and in most of them, you’ll be coming in for a 2 ½ times the big blind raise.
A Penny for Your Thoughts: News from Greater Falls Church
Fairfax County Executive Anthony Griffin released his proposed county budget for Fiscal Year 2010 on Monday.
Our Man in Arlington
The celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the integration of Arlington’s Stratford Junior High School on February 2, 1958 was held at the school (now known as the H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program) last Monday evening.