Small Sample Shows Spending Down, As Shoppers Search for Winter Bargains The holiday season has begun and with it comes the shopping frenzy that regularly accompanies the month of December. Where are locals shopping this season? By visiting some familiar Falls Church hangouts, Stacy’s Coffee Parlor, Starbucks and Panera, the […]
Delegate Hull’s Richmond Report
A Most Gracious Lady It was with a great deal of sadness that I learned of the passing of Lady Bird Johnson. It was my great honor to have met and talked with her.
Editorial: Eating F.C.
The news reported on the front page of the News-Press last week about the rapid progress on aggressive plans to develop the Merrifield district of Fairfax County just west of the City of Falls Church should serve as a wake up call to everyone Falls Church. The plans call for […]
Jody’s Jam of the Week
Fudgie the Whale’s 30th Birthday Party, April 23-27 at Carvel Ice Cream Stores
Ringling Bros. & Barnum & Bailey Circus, through Sunday at the Patriot Center, then next week at the D.C. Armory.
Editorial: Blame It on the `Invisible Hand
More than one member of the Falls Church City Council had a veritable tantrum Monday night when developers of two of the major mixed use development projects nearing completion on West Broad reported that banks are the only business they could find willing to fill key components of their ground-floor […]
Home Improvement With A Twist, Or Maybe A Bag of Chips
ATLANTA — How does the nation’s largest home improvement retailer weather the worst housing market in a decade?