Falls Church News
A Penny for Your Thoughts: News of Greater Falls Church
fncp.com / Thu, 28 Nov 2013 20:54:34 +0000
Happy Thanksgiving! Amid the hustle and bustle of daily life, it is worthwhile to reflect on all that we appreciate on this holiday. The list is long, but here are a few for consideration: • Thanksgiving this year coincides with the first night of the Jewish celebration of Hannukah, or […]
City of Falls Church Crime Report: November 18 – 24, 2013
fncp.com / Thu, 28 Nov 2013 18:05:16 +0000
City of Falls Church, VA Crime Report for November 18 – 24, 2013 NOTE: This report is not a definitive list of all criminal activity and is subject to change upon investigation. Please contact Falls Church Police at 703-241-5050 if you have any information regarding any of these crimes. Narcotics Violation, […]
Letters to the Editor: November 28 – December 4, 2013
fncp.com / Thu, 28 Nov 2013 16:38:23 +0000
I would like to take a moment to remind people of the meaning of the big red signs on the corners of streets and intersections both here in our city and all across the country. Those big red signs say “Stop,” and that is exactly what they mean.
Guest Commentary: All Holiday Traditions Have a Beginning
fncp.com / Thu, 28 Nov 2013 15:15:44 +0000
November and December are special – bringing many traditions and cultures together to celebrate these holidays. Traditions all have a beginning at some point and are accepted and continued for generations.
Johnny’s World: The Horah
fncp.com / Thu, 28 Nov 2013 12:44:21 +0000
As I stood at a New York City courthouse on a winter day in 2011, I knew I was making a good decision. I was marrying my then fiancé, now husband. It was two days before our actual ceremony, and we had trudged way downtown to collect our marriage license. […]
Our Man In ArlingtonPage 2 of 2 pages < 1 2
fncp.com / Wed, 27 Nov 2013 23:29:48 +0000
Give thanks, next time you’re stuck in line at the bank or the DMV, for society’s progress on reducing wait times. I nominate Goodwill Industries’ main Arlington outlet as the local model for line efficiency. For years, during Saturday errand-running, I would swing by the Goodwill location at Arlington Boulevard […]
Fairfax Chamber, Business Journal Present 2014 Economic Outlook
fncp.com / Wed, 27 Nov 2013 21:03:42 +0000
The Fairfax Chamber of Commerce and the Washington Business Journal are hosting the 2014 Economic Outlook on Thursday, December 5 from 7:30 – 10 a.m. at the Fairview Park Marriott. The event will feature a keynote address by Steve Case of Revolution, America Online and The Case Foundation and a […]
Editorial: What Happened in Delegate Races?
fncp.com / Wed, 27 Nov 2013 20:32:49 +0000
This Tuesday, the Virginia State Board of Elections certified Democrat Mark Herring as the winner in the razor-thin race for attorney general of Virginia, and although the GOP has not exhausted all of its potential challenges for a recount, it appears now that the Democratic Party has, indeed, turned the tide of history and completed a sweep of all three major statewide offices in this month’s election.
Medtech Earns 2 ‘Best in Biz’ Awards
fncp.com / Wed, 27 Nov 2013 19:02:11 +0000
Medtech College has been named a winner in the Executive Team of the Year category and for Best Place to Work in the 2013 Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts. Medtech College, a nationally accredited post-secondary network […]
Congress Moran’s News Commentary: Helping Families in Need
fncp.com / Wed, 27 Nov 2013 17:55:40 +0000
Many of us will sit down with family and friends this Thursday to celebrate Thanksgiving. We have much to be grateful for this year in our region and in our nation. I hope everyone will find the time from their busy schedule to share in the holiday spirit, to give […]
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