Last Monday evening, I went to the Arlington County Main Library to see a new television production on the massive efforts that went into the development of the land use plan for the Metro corridors planned for Arlington.
Business News & Notes
News Raytheon Company, a technology and innovation company specializing in defense, homeland security, cybersecurity and other government markets, has signed a lease for 600,000 SF on AOL’s Loudon County campus.
New Foster’s Grill Franchise Owner Predicts June Opening in Falls Church
FALLS CHURCH, Va., — Nicole No, franchise owner of the new Foster’s Grill restaurant that will open in a downtown Falls Church location this summer, was in Falls Church to meet with Becky Witsman of the City of Falls Church Economic Development Office and Sally Cole, executive director of the […]
Senator Mary Margaret Whipple’s Richmond Report
Transportation Session The General Assembly continues to struggle with the transportation issue in Special Session. We are currently scheduled to be in Richmond on July 9th for a last ditch effort to achieve agreement. I am proud to say that the Senate Democrats, on a party-line vote of 21-19, have […]
Daniel Negreanu on Poker: A Change to the World Series of Poker Main Event
The World Series of Poker, poker’s most prestigious event, will kick off in a few short weeks. The WSOP features world championships in various forms of the game, all leading up to the granddaddy of them all, the $10,000 buy-in Main Event.
Jody’s Jam of The Week
Valentine’s Day, February 14
Paul Krugman: A Fresh Look At Clinton, Obama And Insurance
The principal policy division between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama involves health care. It’s a division that can seem technical and obscure — and I’ve read many assertions that only the most wonkish care about the fine print of their proposals.
Best Case Scenario: F.C. City Center Groundbreaking in July
New Parking Deck Could Be Ready in Year After eight long years, it appears at last that the opening phases of the Falls Church City Center project is about to enter the fast track.
F.C. Council Gears Up to Find City Attorney
The Falls Church City Council is working up a strategy to find a replacement for retiring City Attorney Roy Thorpe, who will be leaving his post as the longest-tenured leading city official next June. Thorpe came to Falls Church in June 1996 and became the chief stabilizing force at City […]
Arlington Police Cars Looted At Falls Church City Dealership
Over a 10-day period in October, items were reported stolen from three separate Arlington County police vehicles while at Koons Ford on East Broad Street in Falls Church. According to police reports, perpetrators removed a host of articles, including police apparel, taser cartridges, pepper spray, ammunition and school floor plans.