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Falls Church Business News & Notes

News The Business Bank has promoted Marcus J. Perry to the position of Executive Vice President where he will head up the retail and business development divisions of the Bank.

Winter Sports Briefs

Mason High Boys Hoops Clips Manassas The Mustangs opened their Bull Run District schedule with a win, 49-43, over Manassas Park last Wednesday night, but Madison County and Word of Life Academy send them skidding with consecutive losses on Jan. 11 and 14.

Route 50 Fatalities Result in Push For Increased Pedestrian Safety

After a 2006 spike in pedestrian deaths, Fairfax County has undertaken a massive effort to improve the county’s pedestrian-accessible infrastructure and instituted law enforcement campaigns in hopes the number of pedestrian related injuries and deaths will come down in 2007.

Water Main Repairs Complete at Route 7 and Patrick Henry Drive

FALLS CHURCH, VA. – Repairs have been completed to the 6-inch cast iron water main break that occurred on eastbound Route 7 at Patrick Henry Drive in Fairfax County on Nov. 1, 2006.  Eastbound lanes of Route 7 near Patrick Henry Drive have reopened to traffic.

A Penny For Your Thoughts: The News of Greater Falls Church

Pedestrian safety was the focus Monday as the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors proclaimed October as Pedestrian Safety Month. Improving pedestrian safety is an ongoing county initiative; Monday’s presentation was simply the formal recognition of efforts by county staff, public safety, and community members.

Obituary: Patrick Joseph Edward Gibbon

Patrick Gibbon, 21, a native of Falls Church City, Virginia, died on September 23, 2006 while attending the Virginia Commonwealth University in his fifth semester as a psychology major.