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Community News and Notes


Last F.C. Sunset Cinema Hits Cherry Hill Park The last fifth annual Sunset Cinema in the Park screening, “Horton Hears a Who,” is this Friday, Sept. 26 outside at Cherry Hill Park (312 Park Ave., Falls Church).

School News & Notes


Mt. Daniel Holds Its Fall Back-to-School Night On Thursday, Sept. 25, Mt. Daniel Elementary School (2328 N. Oak St., Falls Church) will host its Back-to-School Night.

Community News and Notes


Fall Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction A reception showcasing Art in the Pages, a first-time public art sculpture initiative taking place throughout Fairfax County and in City of Fairfax will be held on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 4 – 7 p.m. at the Gannett Headquarters (7950 Jones Branch Dr., McLean).

School News & Notes


Fairfax Public Schools Hires New Staffer Susan Quinn, a 14-year veteran of Fairfax County Public Schools, was named the new assistant superintendent for financial services and chief financial officer Tuesday, Sept. 9.

Falls Church Business News & Notes

JoS. A. Bank is offering local business leaders and staff members a day of savings on Thursday, Sept. 18 from 9 a.m.- 9 p.m. Shop and receive 50 percent off, plus an additional $50 off all regular price suits, suit separates, sport coats, blazers, outerwear and luggage; 20 percent off, plus $50 off all regular […]

School News & Notes

GMHS Hosts Back-to-School Night George Mason High School‘s Back-to-School Night will be held from 7 – 9:30 p.m. this Thursday, Sept. 11, for parents of all grades.

Community News and Notes


Scenic Award Nominations Begin Scenic Virginia, a nonprofit organization geared toward preserving, protecting and enhancing Virginia’s scenic beauty, will begin taking nominations for its 2008 Scenic Awards from now until the end of business hours on Oct. 1.

Northern Virginia Art Beat


The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards 2008, at Heineman Myers Contemporary Art (4728 Hampden Lane, Bethesda, Md.). Runs through September 27. Gallery Hours: 1 – 6 p.m. Tuesday – Saturday. For more information, call 301-951-7900 or visit www.heinemanmyers.com.

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.