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Man exposes himself near Falls Church high school  WHAG -

Detectives in Fairfax County are asking for help to locate the driver of a small black vehicle of a man who allegedly exposed himself toward two teenage girls.

With Confederate name stripped, classes start at renamed school in Fairfax County  The Washington Post

A mascot was chosen, and new signs were printed. The gym floor logo, marquees and placards were stripped or replaced in recent months. *Fresh* band and ...

Police searching for man accused of exposure to teen girls near Falls Church high school  WJLA

Fairfax County police are searching and looking to identify a man who two teen girls said exposed himself and made lewd gestures to them near a Falls Church ...

With Confederate name stripped, classes start at renamed Virginia high school  Staunton News Leader

A mascot was chosen and a new signs were printed. The gym floor logo, marquees and placards were stripped or replaced in recent months. *Fresh* band and ...

Fake gun in Snapchat video triggers real concerns at Fairfax County high school  WJLA

On Tuesday, a disturbing Snapchat video circulated among the student body at George C. Marshall High School. In the video, an unidentified student is holding ...

Falls Church running back Dekwandre Marshall rushes for 2000 yards this season  WJLA

Soft spoken off the field, but Falls Church running back Dekwandre Marshall is making noise on it. "I felt like my vision got better and my speed increased too," ...

PHOTOS: Students boogie at a special prom | Photo Galleries  Inside NoVA

About 350 Fairfax County Public Schools students with special needs from 19 schools are partaking of the high-school ritual this spring at a pair of “Day Proms” ...

Cappies Review: Into The Woods At Falls Church High School

Cappies Review: 'Into The Woods' At Falls Church - Falls Church, VA - A student review of the recent "Into the Woods" performed at Falls Church High School.

Photos: Falls Church High School News, Events

Falls Church, VA - Events include a rendition of "Shrek" and a visit to Shenandoah University.

Fairfax Co. school board votes on new name for J.E.B. Stuart High  WTOP

The Fairfax County School Board voted Thursday what to rename a Falls Church high school named after a Confederate officer.

With Confederate name stripped, classes start at renamed Northern Virginia high school  Roanoke Times

A mascot was chosen and new signs were printed. The gym floor logo, marquees and placards were stripped or replaced in recent months. *Fresh* band and ...

Falls Church High Senior Signs National Letter of Intent

Falls Church, VA - Varsity football player Anthony Crutchfield of Falls Church High School will play for Concord University.

3-Year-Old Boy Dies After Fall From Window: Police

A 3-year-old boy died after falling out of an apartment window Wednesday in the Bailey's Crossroads area, Fairfax County Police say.

Scouting for Food collection slated for early November | news/arlington  Inside NoVA

The National Capital Area Council, Boy Scouts of America will kick off its 31st annual “Scouting for Food” collection with a goal of accumulating more than a ...

Falls Church High School Wrestling Coach Named Coach of the Year

Dustin Payne, now in his fourth year as head coach of the Jaguars Wrestling program, was just named Conference 13 Coach of the Year. Coach Payne took ...

Police: Person shot in Falls Church, suspect fled on foot  WJLA

Police in Fairfax County are at the scene of a shooting in Falls Church.The shooting happened in the 7500 block of Marc Drive at around 8 p.m., police say.

AP Analysis: Public Schools Leave Out Some Gifted Minorities  U.S. News & World Report

McLEAN, Va. (AP) — It's an annual rite in Fairfax County, one of the wealthiest counties in America: hundreds of second-graders trooping off to private ...

Oakton Women's Club funds breakfast cart at Luther Jackson Middle  Inside NoVA

Working on the theory that students learn better when their stomachs are not empty and growling, the Oakton Women's Club this year has sponsored an “Energy ...

In a suburban classroom, learning to parent the sons she left behind  Washington Post

Elam Reyna sat through her first parenting class, filled with worry. The housekeeper from Guatemala was adjusting to being a day-to-day mother, nearly 13 ...

Falls Church High Schools New Principal Leads A Small School with a Big Heart

Falls Church, VA - New Falls Church High School principal seeks to continue a tradition of collaboration, encourages critical thinking.

Falls Church Highs Fire/EMT Class Collects And Delivers To Homeless

From Falls Church Academy: On Saturday, the students in the Fire and EMT class at Falls Church High School took a trip into Washington, DC. While most ...

Loud outbursts mark JEB Stuart High School name change meeting  WTOP

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Strong opposition and steadfast support ran throughout a Tuesday night meeting on whether Falls Church's J.E.B. Stuart High School ...

Nando’s chicken will be good for a Northern Virginia high school  WTOP

Falls Church High School will receive all of the money a new Nando's in Merrifield makes this weekend. Find out why.

Falls Church High Jaguars Gear Up for First Playoff Game in More Than 30 Years

It's a special week for Falls Church High School. The Jaguars will play in a playoff game Friday against the Albemarle Patriots at 7:30 p.m. in a home game at ...

Swim and Dive Team Sends a Large Group From Falls Church High

Falls Church, VA - All five captains made it to states this year.

Photos: Last Days Of School Year For Fairfax County Students

FAIRFAX COUNTY, VA—Like Alice Cooper famously sang, "School's out for summer." The last day of school for Fairfax County Public Schools was Friday, June ...

Falls Church HS Jaguars Progress to State Track & Field

Falls Church, VA - Falls Church High School had a red carpet send-off for two of their students.

Virginia women's tennis commit ready to compete in Tinsley Classic qualifying  The Daily Progress

In this day and age of college recruiting, which involves emails, texts and social media interaction with eager coaches, the process can get impersonal.

New Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School Principal Chosen

New Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School Principal - Falls Church, VA - Valerie Hardy, a principal in Fairfax County, was chosen to fill the soon-to-be vacant ...

Debate continues over JEB Stuart High School name change  WTOP

The Fairfax County School Board is scheduled to decide next month whether J.E.B. Stuart High School, named after a Confederate general, should get a new ...

Falls Church High Senior Will Mejia Signs with Virginia Tech

Falls Church, VA - Tri-sport athlete just officially signed with the Hokies; will sport the maroon and orange this fall as he joins the men's soccer program.

Falls Church Restaurant Inspections: Mouse Droppings On Floor

Falls Church Restaurant Violations: Mice Droppings - Falls Church, VA - Inspectors recommended the restaurant increase pest control after mouse droppings ...

FCPS makes some 'initial' progress in high school renaming bid

A light at the end of the tunnel in the ongoing debate over renaming J.E.B. Stuart High School is in sight, as the Fairfax County School Board prepares to discuss.

Fairfax City WOW House: $930K For Super-Sized Splendor  Fairfax City, VA Patch

Fairfax City WOW House: $930K For Super-Sized Gem - Fairfax City, VA - What does $930000 get you in Fairfax City? According to, it gets you a ...

MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for October 22, 2018  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - America's Source for High School Sports and the leading volleyball organization team up to honor the nation's best. (Week of 10/22-10/28)

Encore Stage & Studio Presents 2018 Summer Camp Programs  ARL now

Encore Stage & Studio Presents 2018 Summer Camp Programs Encore Stage & Studio announces open registration for 2018 theatre summer camps for ages ...

Jaguar Wrestlers Make History In Regionals

Falls Church, VA - The Jaguars are sending 14 wrestlers to regionals as they qualified in every single weight class.

Osbourn High principal placed on paid leave | Headlines  Inside NoVA

Manassas school officials have placed the principal of Osbourn High School on paid leave, but they're not revealing any details about the decision just yet.

Falls Church's Tatianna (Joey) Back On RuPaul's Drag All-Stars  Falls Church News Press

Falls Church's own Joey Santolini returns after six years to the popular “RuPaul's Drag Race” national reality TV show on Logo and VH-1 Thursday night at 8 ...

Falls Church Academy Delivers Stockings To INOVA Childrens Hospital

Falls Church, VA - The Medical Assistant class prepared over 70 stockings using their own resources to gather gifts and items to put in the stockings.

'All clear' given at several Northern Va. schools after bomb threats  WJLA

ARLINGTON, Va. (ABC7) — Police say six northern Virginia schools received robocall bomb threats Friday. All of the bomb threats were given the all-clear after ...

SAT scores in most Fairfax schools see notable jump, while some high schools continue to struggle  Washington Post

The average SAT score in Fairfax rose five points compared to last year.

Cappies Review: Blood Wedding at Annandale High School

Annandale, VA - Review of "Blood Wedding," performed by Annandale High School written by Erik Wells of Lake Braddock Secondary School​.

Fairfax student's patented cleat designs are catching company eyes  Washington Post

Teen designed a new football cleat that is getting traction with potential investors, could prevent injury.

Where We Live: Dunn Loring is known for good schools and a small-town feeling  Washington Post

Dunn Loring is an oasis of quiet suburban streets, shade trees and single-family houses west of McLean and Arlington in Fairfax County. Roughly two square ...

Safety first a no-brainer at local football clinic

Football coaches from high schools and youth organizations across Northern Virginia gathered at Falls Church High School at 8:00 a.m. on the first day of spring ...

Longtime Falls Church Area Salon and Spa Opens with New Owner

Patch recently caught up with Pooja Miglani, the new owner of Bibi Salon & Spa, at 6201 Leesburg Pike, located at the intersection of Leesburg Pike and Patrick ...

Parking lots an example of Fairfax schools' economic gap  Washington Post

The annual fees students pay for parking spaces at Fairfax County's high schools provide thousands of dollars principals can use to purchase such classroom ...

Fairfax Co. School Board votes for later high school start times  WJLA

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (WJLA) - A nearly unanimous Fairfax County School Board passed a measure that will push back high school start times until after 8 a.m..

Special-needs students cut loose, make friends at 'Day Prom'  Inside NoVA

The energy coursing through Fairfax County Public Schools' “Day Prom” on May 17 was almost dizzying.

Football safety clinic adopted locally could expand nationally  WTOP

A local football clinic that teaches Heads-Up tackling and blocking could start branching out nationally.

She was almost deported as a teen. Now she helps frightened versions of herself.  Washington Post

On many days in the shiny, sleek law office — in her sharp suit and sweeping view of Washington — she revisits all the horrors most people would want to forget:.

Annandale Man Dies After Car Strikes Tree

Annadale Man Dies After Car Strikes Tree - Annandale, VA - Police say an Annandale man died when his car crashed into a tree in Great Falls Saturday.

Longtime teacher Amy Jackson to run for city council  Alexandria Times

By Alexa Epitropoulos | Amy Jackson, a former Fairfax County teacher and longtime Alexandria resident, is the latest to.

Sandy Evans elected Fairfax County School Board chair; J.E.B Stuart HS name change issue one of her top priorities

Mason District representative Sandy Evans was elected to serve as chair of the Fairfax County School Board during the board's July 14 meeting.

Holiday prep basketball tournament schedule for Dec. 26-30 | Sports  Inside NoVA

MONDAY, DEC. 26. BOYS. L.C. Bird Tournament. Freedom vs LC Bird, 7:30 p.m.. Glory Days Grill Tournament of Champions at Lake Braddock High School.

Virginia high school swim coach Clayton Joyner dies at 29 after heart attack  SwimSwam

Falls Church High School (VA) swim coach Clayton Joyner passed away on Monday, almost two weeks after suffering a major heart attack. Joyner was just 29 ...

- The Washington Post  Washington Post

Once architect Edith MacArthur discovered the Holmes Run Acres community of mid-century contemporary homes in 2003, she and her husband had a mission: ...

Marjorie Wells 1/12/1931 - 6/29/2018  The Daily World

Marjorie Leyden Fisher Wells, age 87, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at her home in Peoria, Ariz. on Friday, June 29, 2018.

Record Number of FCPS Students Named 2016 National Merit Semifinalists

In all, 238 Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) students from 18 high schools have been named semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation ...

Fairfax school board asks for $315 million bond referendum

The Fairfax County school board is asking the Board of Supervisors to put a $315 million bond referendum on the ballot for the November general election.

White, Asian Parents Successfully Appeal to Gain Acceptance Into Competitive Academic Programs While Parents of Smart Black Children Are Left In the Dark  Atlanta Black Star

McLEAN, Va. (AP) — It's an annual rite in Fairfax County, which has one of the wealthiest, best-educated populations in America: Hundreds of second-graders ...

Zombie Survival Kit project helps students understand renewable energy resources

Falls Church High School geosystems and biology teacher Brian Schwenk engaged his students in a renewable resource unit by weaving in some pop culture: ...

Alexandria Soccer Association's U15 Boys Futsal ID team WINS US NATIONAL Futsal Tournament Championship  The Zebra

Alexandria Soccer Association's (ASA) U15 Boys Futsal ID team was crowned US Futsal National Champions Sunday evening. The Futsal – US Futsal ...

Fairfax County Parks Get A Healthy Upgrade

Fairfax County Parks Get A Healthy Upgrade - Fairfax City, VA - Wellness coordinator Elizabeth Ittner tells Patch how Fairfax County Park Authority is making the ...

Andrea Ducar, Maddie Mince Pledge Verbals to Towson Tigers  Swimming World Magazine

Agon is the proud sponsor of all high school coverage (recruiting, results, state championships, etc.) on For more information about Agon, ...

Patch Q&A with Blue Nectar Yoga in Falls Church

Falls Church, VA - Owners Amy Trietiak and Jane Bahneman tell us about their new yoga studio and boutique (and how it got its unique name).

Fairfax City Mayor, City Council, School Board Sworn In

FAIRFAX CITY, VA -- The City of Fairfax Mayor-elect, City Council-elect and School Board-elect were sworn in to office Thursday at the Veterans Amphitheater at ...

7 immigrants brought to U.S. as children sue for in-state Virginia college tuition rates  Washington Post

Seven students filed a lawsuit arguing they should pay the same rates as other long-time Virginia residents.

Genesys Works and Fairfax County Public Schools Bring High School Internship Program to the National Capital Area  PR Web

Fairfax, VA, (PRWEB) March 07, 2016 -- Genesys Works is teaming up with Fairfax County Public Schools and the business community in Northern Virginia and.

Little League Season Enters the Home Stretch  Falls Church Times

On Wednesday, May 21 at Westgate Park, Caleb Parnell led the A's to 12-6 victory over the Orioles. He racked up four RBIs on four hits, including singles in the ...

High school students are all about computers but get little instruction in computer science  Washington Post

Their lives swirl in technology, but the nation's high school students spend little time studying the computer science that is the basis of it all. Few are taught to ...

Multiple Road Closures Thursday in Fairfax

Multiple Road Closures Thursday in Fairfax - Fairfax City, VA - There will be multiple road closures Thursday throughout Fairfax, according to city officials.

Two New Restaurants Coming to Fairfax City

Fairfax City, VA - Both are scheduled to open next month in Boulevard Shopping Center.

Armed prisoner who escaped from Va. hospital captured  WTOP

WASHINGTON — An escaped prisoner charged with bank robbery was arrested in Southeast D.C. Tuesday after he fled from a Virginia hospital, launching a ...

Bareburger, Nando's Peri-Peri, Lake Anne Brew House, More Opening  Eater DC

1) DUPONT CIRCLE: Bareburger has opened its first D.C. location. The organic burger chain out of New York (which has since expanded to several states) is ...

Hundreds of colleges mobilize to defend immigrant students  The Washington Post

Hundreds of college and university leaders have mobilized in recent days to defend students who immigrated to the United States as children, without legal ...

Little-known big-money donor Kirkwood a dedicated volunteer  The Winchester Star

WINCHESTER — Why did Lois A. Kirkwood leave more than a million dollars to a charity that had never even heard her name?

Virginia Governors Race 2017: Tax Cuts Or Hikes? (ICYMI)

Virginia Governor's Race 2017: Taxes - Fairfax City, VA - The Virginia gubernatorial primary is June 13. Here's a look at where the Republican and Democratic ...

Goodwill Celebrates Grand Opening in Annandale

Annandale, VA - Visitors enjoyed refreshments following a ribbon-cutting for the 14th regional location for the Goodwill of Greater Washington.

The fall — and overhaul — of the American mall  Washington Post

Instead of abandoning once-thriving suburban malls, owners are sinking millions into risky redevelopments.

How students find success — through failure — in Advanced Placement classes  The Washington Post

Twenty years ago, Shermaine Mitchell-Ryan was a student at the former Cardozo High School thinking about college. She realized the level of instruction at ...

MTV Features Fairfax Woman Who is Allergic to Everything

Fairfax City, VA - Raelyn Layne lives as normal a life as possible for someone who has been diagnosed with idiopathic anaphylaxis.

GMU-Scalia Law School Naming Controversy: Will Faculty Voices Be Heard?

Fairfax City, VA - After the university announces name change to law school after $30 million donation, dozens of faculty, staff protest with petition.

Bishop Ireton High School | Cardinals smother Falls Church to advance to finals of Joe Cascio Classic, 43-31  Loudoun Prep Sports

Even when the shots weren't falling, Bishop Ireton played an aggressive defense and rode the rebounding of Julia O'Brien to outlast winless Falls Church in the ...

Fairfax Citys Chocolate Lovers Festival Sending Sweet Text Updates

Fairfax City, VA - Find out how to get text updates on the Chocolate Lovers Festival, to be held on Feb. 6-7, in the City of Fairfax.

Molly K. Macauley, researcher on economics and space science, dies at 59  The Washington Post

Molly K. Macauley, a vice president for research at Resources for the Future, a Washington-based think tank that studies environmental and economic policy, ...

New Pro MAXX Fitness Gym Opens in Annandale

Annandale, VA - The gym, formerly MAXX Fitness, is now under new management and features several eco-friendly designs as part of its renovation.

Celebrate the 4th with parade and fireworks in Morningside  So Md News

The Town of Morningside invites you to their 36th annual Independence Day Celebration, which begins at 11:30 a.m. on July 4 with a parade from the ...

Rollins College Adds 18 Recruits To 2017-18 Season  SwimSwam

Heading into his second season at the helm of the Rollins swim programs, head coach Kyle Berg has announced the impending arrival of 18 soon-to-be Rollins.

Bank Robbery Suspect Already Had FBI Tracker on SUV

Fairfax City, VA - Records say suspect was arrested with dye-stained pants, could be connected to other Vienna and McLean robberies.

Prince William Coming to DC, Plane Makes Emergency Landing, Nancy Kerrigan at Tysons: News Nearby

Annandale, VA - Top posts in Va. and D.C. include FBI offering $15000 reward in pharmacy holdups, holiday displays make top 10 list.

Indian American Teen Tennis Star Earns Qualifying Spot at U.S. Open  India West

Indian American teen Natasha Subhash is taking the tennis world by storm.

LOVERRO: Injured hand didn't keep Scott Christopher from a life of baseball and art  Washington Times

The strange, curious, painful and wonderful life of Scott Christopher has taken the path from a Falls Church park to the pages of Sports Illustrated to the dugout ...

Robert T. Cole, artist and metal sculptor, dies at 74  Washington Post

Robert T. Cole, a Washington artist and metal sculptor whose works were featured in such conspicuous locales as the Naylor Road Metro station and the ...

Digitized Historical Documents Give Students Direct Access to the Past  Education Week News

Students can now review thousands of perspectives from key historical figures faster and more easily than ever before.

Autumn books to fall for  Science Advances

A mother sets out to discover how her late son's organs helped to advance scientific research. A data scientist reveals how invisible algorithms perpetuate ...

Homelessness at George Mason University: It Does Exist

Fairfax City, VA - It's hard to believe, but it's true—and this student fought for nearly two years to help get these fellow students fed.

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