Real-estate tax rate reduced 6.5 cents; average tax on Fairfax City home will increase $127.
Fairfax City’s newly adopted FY 23 budget fulfills City Council’s goals and directives.
Fairfax High presents the musical, ‘Into the Woods.’
High School Theater
Tara Ruszkowski is The Lamb Center’s new executive director.
The area’s past comes to life during family-friendly event.
GMU students learn about business while holding farm markets.
Get to know the City of Fairfax Regional Library.
Library is good
SAR honors Fairfax Mayor as its Good Citizen of the Year.
Fairfax High grad Emily Dillard vies for College Television Award.
Britepaths seeks art, volunteers and sponsors for upcoming event.
Fairfax mayor breaks tie to approve controversial new development.
Fairfax City, County, creating campus for health, community, senior needs.
Residents can help restock the Food for Others pantry.
Stuff the Bus
Superintendent announces retirement during Monday’s board meeting.
Chubby Squirrel is raising money to donate via special beer.
Fairfax City Restaurant Week is March 7 through March 14.
Scenthound dog-grooming business opens in Fairfax City.
‘It Wasn’t Just about the Column; Other Things Needed to Be Done’
Old Town Hall
He’s honored by the Virginia Association of Planning District Commissions.
Legislature of the year
Big Blue Swim School is now in Fair City Mall.
Opponents say it’s unnecessary and would hurt the environment.
She’ll begin her new job here in June.
Fairfax High Principal
The victim was a 20-year-old Alexandria resident.
City Council approves new, animal-care facility.
The first eruv for Jews in Northern Virginia becomes a reality.
Old Lee Highway plan
Lunch with Santa
Fairfax City restaurant and live-music venue opens at Zandra’s Taqueria site.
Live music, crafts, food and Christmas-tree lighting.
Encore presents ‘Christmas is Just Around the Corner’
The Lamb Center honors its guests, looks to the future.
Breaking ground for Route 28 widening.
ribbon cut on Rt 28
Ribbon-cutting held for Office Evolution in Fairfax City.
Fairfax Funky Flea opens Sept. 25 in Fairfax City with up to 60 vendors, music, food and more.
Original play about a French colony in Virginia
In the 18th century, a citizen of France traveled to America, came to Virginia and changed it forever by founding a French colony here.
TPG Pediatrics opens new office
Point 50 is one of Fairfax City’s newest commercial centers, and now making its home there is TPG Pediatrics (The Pediatric Group).
Rotary Club honors 2020 and 2021 educators of the year
Each year, the Rotary Club of Fairfax recognizes two Fairfax City Schools Teachers of the Year.
‘An Icon of Courage, Hope and Unlimited Potential’: Fairfax school renamed for NASA’s Katherine Johnson
No longer honoring a Confederate soldier, Fairfax City’s middle school is now named after famed NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson.
Fairfax City Police Lt. Michael Bartholme and Dispatcher Cynthia Tetterton were recently honored with the Military Order of the World Wars (MOWW) Silver Patrick Henry Medal.
The Virginian, a senior-living community in Fairfax, recently hosted the U.S. Submarine Veterans Assn., Northern Virginia Base, as it honored Virginian resident Alvin “Al” Anceravage, 99, on the 75th anniversary of his submarine service in WWII.
Class of 2021 graduates
Because of the pandemic, the music was recorded, and the ceremony was held on the football field instead of inside the field house.
Memorial Day ceremony honors the fallen
At the outset of Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony on the grounds of American Legion Post 177 in Fairfax, the flag was raised at noon from half staff to full.
Fairfax resident Jennifer Passey was recently honored as the winner of the 2021 Woman of Influence award presented by Fairfax City’s Commission for Women.
Fairfax High Presents ‘Little Women, the Musical’
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, “Little Women” describes the lives of the author and her sisters, growing up during Civil War America.
Restaurant Week is May 24 through May 31
More than 30 restaurants are participating in Fairfax City’s fourth annual Restaurant Week, which runs Monday, May 24, through Monday, May 31.
City approves drive-through windows for McDonald’s.
The Fairfax City Council has given the go-ahead for the McDonald’s at 3195 Old Lee Highway to get a whole new look.
Fairfax City adopts its FY 22 budget
Fairfax City last week adopted its FY 22 budget.