Celebrating Many Cultures — Thousands flocked to Lake Anne Plaza Saturday for the annual Reston Multicultural Festival on Saturday. Modern Reston captured all the action in some great photos. [Modern Reston]
Reston’s Transit Neighborhoods — Several development representatives were on hand for the Reston Historic Trust’s panel discussion on the future of the Reston Station area. Couldn’t make it in person? The whole thing is on video for you to enjoy. [You Tube]
Park Authority Wants Your Thoughts — What amenities are lacking in the Fairfax County park system? The Park Authority is conducting a need assessment over the next 18 months. It will offer the opportunity for you to give feedback in person, online and in small group meetings. [Fairfax County Park Authority]
Supervisors Seek to Serve Aging Population — The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors has outlined plans to better serve the county’s 50-and-over population. The supervisors say the number of residents over 70 will increase by 88 percent by 2030. [Fairfax Times]
Photo of Reston Town Center by Brendan Ross via Flickr
The annual Herndon Festival will return in full for 2023 (via Herndon Festival/Instagram) The Herndon Festival will return this year in the summer, bringing back a tradition that was scaled…
A car on Sunrise Valley Drive passes the Innovation Metro station (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) Fairfax County is again asking the state for money to offset anticipated reductions in…
COO Larry Butler will retire in the summer after more than 40 years with Reston Association (courtesy RA) Reston Association‘s COO Larry Butler is officially retiring after more than 40…
A woman walks her dog at Lake Anne Plaza (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) The President Stops by Springfield — Joe Biden discussed his economic plans yesterday (Thursday) at the…
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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