Science High School Accepting Applications — Eighth graders can now apply to attend Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology. Submissions can be made through Oct. 17 at 4 p.m. [Fairfax County Public Schools]
English Channel Swimmers Include Reston Natives — Two Reston natives swam the English Channel this month. South Lakes High School graduate Tom Bell made the more than 21-mile journey in less than 16 hours, and Bill Shipp, a graduate of Herndon High School, made it in a little more than 12 hours. [Fairfax Times]
Southgate Community Center, Rally for a Cause Highlighted — The Reston Association’s monthly video, released Saturday, features the community center’s programs and the tennis tournament. [YouTube/Reston Association]
New Reston Community Center Website — The RCC’s new website will launch Tuesday, with an aim to be easier to navigate. [Reston Community Center]
The widening of Elden Street from four to six lanes — a roughly $40.6 million project — is expected to begin in late 2022. The Virginia Department of Transportation plans…
A local mental health practice is on the move. Dr. Goldberg & Associates plans to open move into a larger location by Nov. 1, a business representative tells Reston Now….
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A Food Lion in Herndon (via Google Maps) Fairfax County’s new plastic bag tax, set to take effect on Jan. 1, drew both support and opposition from the supermarket industry….