Thursday Morning Rundown

Lake Thoreau at Sunset/Credit: James Roth

Police Warn of IRS Scam — Fairfax County Police say residents should beware of telephone scammers who demand payment of back taxes and make threats such as “you will be arrested.”  The scammers have been operating here the last few months and sometimes call targets repeatedly. [Fairfax County Police]

Herndon High Tops in Office Skills — Eighteen students from Herndon High School earned Microsoft Office Master certificates, more than any other school in Virginia. [Herndon Patch]

Free HIV Testing At Reston Walgreens — The Reston Walgreens (1860 Town Center Dr.) is offering free, one-minute HIV testing. The testing is a program offered by the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) and Walgreens pharmacies.  At these locations, specially trained pharmacists will conduct free, walk-in HIV testing using the INSTI test, which yields results in 60 seconds. [Greater Than]

Lake Thoreau at Sunset/Credit: James Roth

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The Ravel Dance Studio will re-open for fall classes 2020. The school will offer in person and virtual online instruction. With over 5000 sq. ft. to social distance the school has added air ionization filtration systems, ballet barres, acrylic dividers, hands free bathrooms, strict monitoring and more.

The Ravel Dance Studio will produce a Nutcracker Ballet Hollywood style video through the Reston Community CenterStage. REGISTRATION online begins August 17.

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Chris Green is one of the DMV’s finest fitness instructors. A Lululemon and South Block ambassador, he is a coach and mentor to so many. He embodies grace, positivity and motivation in ways that no one else can. If we could all learn a thing or two from him, the world would be a much better place. He does so much for others, and does so with a smile on his face 99% of the time.

He recently ruptured his Achilles and has an incredibly long and tough journey ahead. As if COVID hadn’t impacted fitness professionals enough, throw this in the mix and it’s a double, even triple whammy. CG is no longer able to work and do what he loves for the time being because of this and we’d love your support.

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