Wednesday Morning Rundown

Lunar eclipse over Reston (Photo via Twitter/burtonwc)Local SAT Scores Still High — The SAT scores of students at South Lakes High School and Herndon High School continue to beat the state and national averages. New data shows average 2014 scores in reading, math and writing exceeded last year’s scores at both schools. [Fairfax County Public Schools]

“15 Things Only People From Northern Virginia Understand” — You know you’re from Northern Virginia if you have a love/hate relationship with the Silver Line and your parents began planning your admission to Thomas Jefferson High School when you were an infant. These items and 13 more are part of a list for locals published Tuesday. What would you add to the list? []

Reston by Moonlight — The lunar eclipse Tuesday night was photographed over the Wiehle-Reston East Metro station. [Twitter/burtonwc]

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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