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Akridge

Touting an enormous potential for the future development of the City of Falls Church, a leading representative of the Akridge Company from Washington D.C. laid out a blueprint for moving forward at a special briefing to the City’s Economic Development Authority last week.

Eat Your Heart Out
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Eat Your Heart Out

Valentine’s Day approaches. Pink and Red roses will be sold on almost every street corner as last minute gifts. Godiva chocolate-covered strawberries will be snapped up on the way home from work. Hundreds of mylar balloons will be filled with helium over long lunches.

VIRGINIA GOV. TIM KAINE, speaking at his town meeting at the Luther Jackson Middle School last Saturday, had among the over 200 attendees a delegation from the City of Falls Church in the front row. Left to right in the front row: Mayor Robin Gardner, Vice Mayor Lindy Hockenberry and City Councilman Dave Snyder. See story, elsewhere this edition. (News-Press photo)
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Community News and Notes

FALLS CHURCH RESIDENT Al Eisele (left), former editor of The Hill newspaper in Washington, D.C., chats with former Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern after McGovern delivered a forceful address calling for the withdrawal of U.S. troops from Iraq at the National Press Club Friday. (News-Press photo)