Wednesday Morning Rundown

Workers prep South Lakes High School's "Senior Wall" for the Class of 2015

Food Truck Wednesday Today — Food Truck Wednesday is back at Reston Town Center this week. Here’s who will be at Town Square Park from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Willie’s Po’ BoyDC EmpanadasDoug the Food DudePassionFish on their patio and Captain Cookie and the Milk Man.

Washington Area Among the Worst. … for Drivers — Allstate has a new annual ranking of US cities by the quality of their motorists. Washington again ranks among the lowest. Out of the country’s 200 largest cities, DC was ranked 198th for the second consecutive year. [Washingtonian]

Be Prepared — Fairfax County’s Office of Emergency Management is holding meetings all over the county to discuss how citizens can be prepared for emergencies. Mark your calendars for Sept. 18 at the Fairfax County Police’s Reston District Station. Participants will also have a chance to win an emergency car kit from State Farm. [Fairfax County]

FCPD Gets In On The “Ice Bucket Challenge” — Police officers do their part to raise money for ALS research. [YouTube]

Photo: Workers prep South Lakes High School’s “Senior Wall” for the Class of 2015

Recent Stories

Before we head into a weekend, let’s take a look back at the biggest stories on the site in recent days. Reston Vietnam vet discovers his old helicopter at Smithsonian…

Despite a few days’ delay, Red Velvet Bakery and Little Beast Bistro are now set to open at Reston Town Center West on Saturday (September 18). Initially planning to open…

A solar energy-powered lamp post (via Sandra Parra/Unsplash) Fairfax County has committed to becoming carbon-neutral by 2050, and now, it has a plan to achieve that goal. The Fairfax County…

A furnished 1 BD/1 BA condo was recently listed for rent. The renovated unit comes with assigned garage parking.


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