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Community News & Notes


VPIS Hosts F.C. Community Yard Sale The 42nd Annual Falls Church VPIS (Village Preservation & Improvement Society) Attic Treasures Sale will be held this Saturday, May 2 from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Area High School Sports Roundup


Falls Church High Baseball: Following last Wednesday’s 9-4 loss against Annandale, Falls Church baseball faces Washington and Lee this Monday, April 20 in a home game at 6 p.m. The team standing so far this season is 0-10.

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 Falls Church Chamber of Commerce […]

Area High School Sports Roundup


Falls Church High Baseball: The Falls Church High baseball team lost 15-5 to Mount Vernon High in a home game on Monday, as well as against George Mason High (10-1) on Tuesday.

School News & Notes


‘Be the Change’ Club Adopts New Slogan George Mason High School‘s “Be the Change” Club may still live by the mantra “Don’t cross the line,” but its members have introduced a new saying: “Think before you speak.”

PHOTO GALLERY: Caps’ Ovechkin Skates in Arlington


After hosting an on-ice fantasy training session, featuring skating drills and insider tips, Washington Capitals hockey player Alexander Ovechkin signed autographs for children active in the Fort Dupont Hockey Program. More than 15 kids participated in the event, held last Thursday, Dec. 11 at the Kettler Ice Rink in Arlington, Va. Following the lesson, Ovechkin […]

Northern Virginia Art Beat


Concerts and Art in Cherry Hill Park (Next to City Hall on Park Ave., Falls Church). Start time is 7 p.m. Two more Thursday evening concerts remain in this summer series. Event is also free. Remember that the rain location is inside the Community Center (223 Little Falls St.).

Jody’s Jam of The Week

What: 28th Annual Herndon Festival When: Thursday-Sunday, May 29 – June 1 Where: Downtown Herndon, Virginia See www.herndonfestival.net for hours, schedule and more information

Mustangs Muster Runs for Postseason Push

  An offense that had been a bit of an Achilles’ Heel for the Mustangs has finally woken up, and the George Mason High School varsity baseball team may yet earn a berth in the Region B Tournament because of it.