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University Mall Theatre Needs A Kickstart — The ownership of Fairfax’s University Mall Movie Theatre is seeking patrons help in raising $100,000 to purchase new seats. The theatre that shows second-run movies at bargain prices, already owes on two loans and can’t borrow more for renovations. [Washington Business Journal]

New FCPS Teachers Get Great Beginning — About 1,2000 new FCPS teachers will start the school year on Monday as part of the Great Beginnings: The Next Generation Summer Institute at South County High School. Great Beginnings is designed to ensure that new teachers and experienced teachers who are new to FCPS have the knowledge, skills, and tools they need to be successful in the classroom from day one. [FCPS]

County Info on How To Prevent, Spot Rabies — Recently, an outdoor pet cat was found to have the rabies virus in Fairfax County. County animal control officials want to make sure citizens know how to prevent rabies in their pets as well as spot potential rabies. [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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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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