Thursday Morning Rundown

Shielding from the sun at Lake Anne

Itemizing the Silver Line Overage — What caused Metro’s Silver Line to be $150 million over budget? Bills like $44.5 million to move utilities; $20 million for design changes; and $28 for new electrical substations. [Washington Post]

Go Pro On The Path — Here is an unusual video look at the quick bike ride from the W&OD Trail near Wiehle Avenue to the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station. [Washington Post]

New Roof Amenities for Metropolitan — The Metropolitan, a luxury apartment building at Reston Town Center, held a grand opening ceremony last week for its renovated roof level. The new look features a sports club and a movie screening room with surround sound. [Reston Connection]

Reston Hospital Earns Honors — Reston Hospital Center’s Ann B. Rodriquez Cancer Centerhas earned STAR Program Certification from Oncology Rehab Partners, experts in the field of survivorship care. Certification means Reston Hospital is now uniquely qualified to offer premium cancer rehabilitation and survivorship services to people who suffer from the debilitating side effects caused by cancer treatments. [Reston Connection]

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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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