Behind the rankings

As George Mason High School was recently ranked the #2 high school in Virginia, The Lasso looks at how the rankings are determined for our area Ranking GMHS Ranking Falls Church City By Dan...

A classroom hero: Mrs. Caitlin Baker

If you have been lucky enough to have Mrs. Caitlin Baker as one of your teachers, you will have noticed her expressive personality, always accompanied with a big smile and a contagious laugh. Mrs. Baker is ...
A poster at the entrance of the event thanking those who attended. (Photo by Daniela Montes)

Recycling Extravaganza: Keeping it Green

The city of Falls Church is the number one recycler in the whole state of Virginia thanks to the events and programs that the city offers. The Recycling Extravaganza is held every year at the local Recycling Ce...
Diverse and colorful types of handicrafts from Venezuela (top left), Guatemala (top right), Mexico (lower left) and Peru (lower right), which are one of the major symbols of the Hispanic and Latino culture. (Photos via Wikimedia)

¡Orgullo Latino e Hispano!

Diverse and colorful types of handicrafts from Venezuela (top left), Guatemala (top right), Mexico (lower left) and Peru (lower right), which are one of the major symbols of the Hispanic and Latino culture. (P...