Wednesday Morning Rundown

 RSTA swimmers show their patriotism/Credit: RSTA

Silver Line Is Look Into Future — A lot is riding on Metro’s Silver Line, which will bring rail to Tysons Corner and Reston later this month. Including the “future of the American suburb as we know it.” [City Lab]

Cornerstones And T.M. Wealth Team Up —  Reston nonprofit Cornerstones is partnering with Reston- based T.M. Wealth Management to offer a financial mentorship program to the clients of Cornerstones. The Financial Mentor Program will provide participants with the tools, education and confidence to move from financial dependence to financial stability.

FCPS’ “Collect For Kids” Starts Monday — Fairfax County Public Schools will start its annual drive to gather backpacks, calculators and other supplies for kids in need. [FCPS]

County Launches Daily E-Cycling — Residents no longer have to wait for Fairfax County’s occasional “Electric Sunday” recycling events for electronics. E-cycling is now available daily at two locations. [Fairfax County

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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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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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