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9/11 remembrance ceremony set for Great Falls

The annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony will be held on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 5 p.m. at the Great Falls Freedom Memorial, adjacent to Great Falls Library. The event honors the six Great Falls residents who were killed in the 2001...

Proceeds from lemonade stand aid Great Falls Freedom Memorial

Great Falls residents Ava and Holden Leshock did a brisk business July 4 at their lemonade stand, which was built from old boards and had a hand-painted sign. Neighborhood customers slaked their thirst with a cool drink on the hot...

Great Falls Memorial Day ceremony on horizon

The annual Memorial Day ceremony at the Great Falls Freedom Memorial will be held on Monday, May 30 at 11 a.m. at the memorial, located behind Great Falls Library at 9830 Georgetown Pike. The event will feature patriotic songs led...

Contributions of veterans honored in Great Falls ceremony

Retired U.S. Army Maj. Gen. George Close remembers the first time he took the oath to uphold and defend the U.S. Constitution when he joined the military in 1966 and those words became more meaningful to him the next...

Great Falls ceremony to mark 20 years since 9/11

The 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks will be marked by a remembrance ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 11 at 9 a.m. at the Great Falls Freedom Memorial, located adjacent to Great Falls Library. The ceremony will honor...

Great Falls Freedom Memorial president memorialized

To hear his friends tell it, Edward Heberg’s five-year tenure as president of Friends of the Great Falls Freedom Memorial was the yin to the late first president’s yang. Heberg, 83, a Great Falls resident who died April 19 at...
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Vienna issues business licenses, notes anniversaries

The Vienna town government recently issued licenses to the following new businesses: Health Check PLLC (clinic), 305 Maple Ave., W.;...
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