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Memorial Day 2024 Issue!

A Penny for Your Thoughts: News from Greater Falls Church

Merry Christmas! As many Mason District residents observe their religious traditions by attending Midnight Mass or other appropriate religious services, others are hard at work, making sure that our community is safe and that folks needing emergency services – from police, fire, health care providers, social workers, etc. – have the help they need.

Hundreds Volunteer to Register F.C. Voters as Deadline Looms

Obama Campaign Swarming Metro Stops, Big Events Buoyed by national polls showing almost two-thirds of newly-registered voters favor Sen. Barack Obama for president, volunteers for Obama are fanning out by the hundreds from the campaign’s Falls Church headquarters in a final push before the voter registration deadline of Oct. 6.

Falls Church Summertime News

American Soccer Academy to Host Summer Camp American Soccer Academy, the Mid-Atlantic’s premier youth soccer education organization, has announced that it will be hosting a community soccer camp from Aug. 18 to 22 at Idylwood Park (7713 Virginia Lane, Falls Church). The camp is open to boys and girls, ages 3-14 years, from 9 a.m. […]

Community News and Notes


Join the Fairfax Master Naturalist Program The Fairfax Master Naturalist chapter, which specializes in local ecology and natural history, is offering its training course in Falls Church between Sept. 3 and Nov. 19 at Marshall High School (7731 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church).

Obama Campaign Inks Lease On City of Falls Church Office

The chair of the Falls Church City Democratic Committee officially announced yesterday that the campaign of Democratic Presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama is opening an office in the downtown area of the City of Falls Church, at 350 S. Washington St.FCCDC Chair Betty Coll made the announcement through an e-mail circulated yesterday morning.

A Penny for Your Thoughts

Springtime also is celebration time for many Mason District residents and organizations. Congratulations are in order for:

Community News and Notes

FC Arts Gallery Exhibit Opening Falls Church Arts, looking to expand the art culture of Falls Church with its Da Vinci Passport series of arts events, is celebrating the opening of its latest gallery, Perspectivo: Unexpected Views of Nature. The exhibit features over 60 works by more than 30 members of the organization, celebrating the […]

A Penny for Your Thoughts: The News of Greater Falls Church

Spring seems a little reluctant to arrive, but the bright yellow forsythia and the daffodils, especially those planted in the roadway medians, signal that warmer weather will soon be upon us. The crack of the baseball bat and the hum of lawn mowers will replace winds howling and ice being scraped from windshields. Spring also […]