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Community News & Notes

F.C. Rotary Discusses Youth Programs John Freeman will be speaking on “Kingsley Commons Youth Programs” at the Falls Church Rotary Club meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 30 at the Harvest Moon Restaurant (7260 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church). Dinner costs $11. For more information, call Joe Scheibeler at 202-268-5089.

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Falls Church Business News and Notes

Falls Church’s WiGo Wireless has moved across the parking lot from its old location in the Whitner Jackson Building on Broad Street to its new location in Falls Plaza at 1112 W. Broad Street. WiGo Wireless is a full service telecommunications retailer.

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Falls Church City News Briefs

Brazile Speaks at Women’s Conference Saturday The 17th annual Women’s Issues Conference hosted by Rep. Jim Moran will take place in Arlington this Saturday, Sept. 13, featuring high-profile news commentator, author and professor Donna Brazile.

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Connolly Preps Run for Congress

Gerald E. Connolly, chair of Fairfax County’s Board of Supervisors, announced yesterday that he’s formed a Congressional Exploratory Committee as he considers a run for the 11th District U.S. Congressional seat. It has long been rumored that Connolly would run for the seat if incumbent Rep. Tom Davis left it […]

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Community News and Notes

AT THE CITIZENS for a Better City (CBC) annual meeting Sunday, the Wayne and Jane Dexter Award for outstanding community service in Falls Church was presented to former Mayor and CBC president Brian O’Connor. Shown presenting the award is Sally Phillips. (News-Press Photo)

ANDREW KOTYK, a senior at McLean High School, received his Eagle Scout award at a court of honor on Saturday, April 12 at the Scout House. He is shown with his parents, Myron and Debbie Kotyk. Andrew earned 39 merit badges during his Boy Scout career and took part in a canoeing expedition in the Adirondacks. He will attend Virginia Commonwealth University in the fall. (Photo: Courtesy Richard Lobb)
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Community News and Notes

AN ANNUAL CEREMONY at the Falls Church Community Center on Veterans Day Sunday honored the nation’s veterans and remarks were provided by Falls Church Mayor Robin Gardner, among others. A plaque naming all Falls Church residents who have died in the nation’s wars is displayed in the front of the […]

Cardinal Forest elementarty students’ art is being displayed at the General Assembly building in Richmond. Paintings and prints from 20 students from Cardinal Forest and other area schools are being sponsored by Del. Dave Albo. Shown here is a painting of an ‘Altered Landscape’ done by a Cardinal Forest 6th-grader. All artwork was made by K-6 graders. (Photo: Rebecca Miller)
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School News and Notes

Dicia Rivera, age 4, and Katherine Duperow, age 3, students at the Falls Church-McLean Children’s Center, perform with their classmates at the 2007 release of Fairfax Futures’ new parent resource, Helping Your Children Love to Learn. (Photo: Courtesy of Wendy Baird)