The principals of the schools in the Falls Church High School Pyramid issued a message expressing “sadness and outrage about the instances of racism and hate that have occurred in our country during the last few weeks, and over the course of time.”
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
|A group of about 30 protesters march along Route 50 by Annandale Road Monday evening. A bystander reports that a police officer escorting the marchers took a knee, eliciting cheers from the crowd. [Mercedes Var]|
Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chair Jeffrey McKay issued a statement in response to the protests over the homicide of George Floyd by a Minneapolis police officer and announced plans for an effort to “double down on our commitments” to equity.
Monday, June 1, 2020
Someone had called the police to report a group of men shooting guns into the air in the park. Officers stopped a group of men inside an SUV leaving the park and found two handguns and narcotics in their possession.
Saad Werzeg, 21, of Annandale, was charged with possession of a Schedule I or II drug, possession of a Schedule I or II drug while possessing a firearm, carrying a loaded firearm in a public park, a concealed carry weapon violation, reckless handling of a firearm, possession of a Schedule IV drug, and obstruction of justice.
|Outdoor dining at the Foxfire Grill in Pinecrest Plaza in Annandale.|
Saturday, May 30, 2020
|Silverado serves customers on outdoor tables.|
As Fairfax County moved into Phase 1 of the reopening guidelines, a few local restaurants started offering outdoor table service.
Phase 1, which started Friday, May 29, allows restaurants to operate with outdoor seating at 50 percent capacity. It’s the first step toward easing restrictions in place since the coronavirus pandemic took hold in early March and the local economy was mostly shut down.
|The CVS in central Annandale.|
To receive a test, you must meet Centers for Disease Control and Prevention criteria and age guidelines. To determine if you are eligible, an online questionnaire asks about symptoms, underlying medical conditions, and whether you’re a first responder or caregiver.
Friday, May 29, 2020
|Volunteers bring boxes of food to people's cars.|
People started lining up at 8 a.m. for a food giveaway event at Falls Church High School May 28 that started at 1 p.m.