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On October 11, 2015, the NSDAR sponsored a national day of service in recognition of the founding of the DAR 125 years ago.  Chapters...

FairfaxTimes.com By Gregg MacDonald Thursday, December 4, 2014 Some members of Reston’s Hunt Club cluster are concerned for the future of what might potentially be a cemetery...

Dear Bill Olson, et al, I just learned that the Governor has signed HB 997,  “Relocation and Removal of Human Remains.”  I wanted you to...

FairfaxTimes.com By Gregg MacDonald Friday, March 7, 2014 A colonial-era cemetery in Herndon that has been in disrepair for at least 40 years may soon be on...

The Washington Post By Holly Hobbs Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Periwinkles and cedar trees are among the telltale signs you are in or approaching an aged family...

Mount Vernon Patch By Jessie Biele June 18, 2012 One hundred burials could be exhumed from the Woodlawn Baptist Church cemetery if current come to fruition. There are...

A chance meeting of a member of the Springfield Art Guild and a member of the Fairfax Cemetery Preservation Association (FCCPA) resulted in the...

Follow link to view the CNN interview FCCPA President Mary Lipsey and a descendant of Civil War veteran Armistead Thompson are featured. They talk about...

On Sunday, December 19, 2010, community and family members gathered to dedicate the Ilda historical marker near the intersection of Little River Turnpike and...

FCCPA member Maddy McCoy sent the following letter to the Editor of The Washington Post. It appeared in the Tuesday, June 22, 2010 edition,...