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Tuesday Morning Rundown

by Karen Goff June 17, 2014 at 8:00 am 2 Comments

Reston Station

Reston Hospital’s Scholarships For Students — Reston Hospital Center recently awarded 17 local high school students with more than $16,000 in college scholarships. Two South Lakes and two Herndon High students were among the honored seniors. [Reston Connection]

Are You A Big Winner? — A $1 million Virginia Lottery ticket was sold in nearby Sterling. The ticket was sold Friday at the 7-Eleven on Woodshire Drive. [WTOP]

Up Back On — The family movie Up will be shown Sunday, June 29 at Lake Anne Plaza’s Outdoor Summer Film Series. The movie was supposed to air June 8, but was cancelled due to bad weather. The movie starts at 8 p.m. Bring lawn chairs, blankets and snacks. Admission is free.

Catch The Passage — The Reston Community Players will stage The Passage, this year’s selection in the New Play Project. The production will be Friday and Saturday, June 20-21, at the Industrial Strength Theatre in Herndon. The Passage, by Donald C. Drake, is about the ways family and friends come together to say goodbye in a world where assisted suicide is the norm. [Reston Community Players]

SLHS Girls Score at Track and Field Nationals — Several Seahawks placed at the Track and Fields National Championship meet in Greensboro, NC:  Girls 4 x 400 meter relay team (Grace Gillen, Golden Kumi-Darfour, Claire Nieusma, and Delaney Wickman) placed 10th in the Championship Division with a season best 3:52.65; Kumi-Darfour was sixth in the emerging elite 800 meter run (2:13.65);  Wickman placed eighth  in the emerging elite 400 meter dash (56.57) and 10th in the emerging elite 200 meter dash with a personal best 24.92; and Devyn Jones placed 9th in the freshman triple jump with a personal best jump of 33’1″.


  • Jenny Gibbers

    run·down
    noun
    ˈrənˌdoun/
    1.
    an analysis or summary of something by a knowledgeable person.
    “he gave his teammates a rundown on the opposition”
    synonyms:summary, synopsis, précis, run-through, summarization,summation, review, overview, briefing, sketch, outline; More

    2.
    a reduction in the productivity or activities of a company or institution.
    “a rundown in the business would be a devastating blow to the local economy”
    synonyms:summary, synopsis, précis, run-through, summarization,summation, review, overview, briefing, sketch, outline; More

    adjective
    ˈrənˈdoun/
    1.
    (especially of a building or area) in a poor or neglected state after having been prosperous.
    “a run-down, vandalized inner-city area”

    2.
    tired and somewhat unwell, especially through overwork.
    “feeling tired and generally run-down”
    synonyms:decline, degenerate, go downhill, go to seed, decay, go to rack and ruin; More

    • Karen Goff

      Yes. It’s the first one. A briefing, synopsis, etc.

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