Wednesday Morning Rundown

Fun scarecrow

Meet The Artisans — Modern Reston introduces us to The Soap Engineers, artisan soap makers who sell their wares at Reston Farmers Market at Lake Anne. [Modern Reston]

Run The Mustache Mile — Registration is still $30 through Thursday for Saturday’s Mustache Mile, a race to benefit men’s health causes. The race is at Reston Town Center and has several different race categories from which to choose. [PR Races]

“Rebuilding Reston” — Couldn’t make it to the “Rebuilding Reston” workshop at Reston Association HQ with Mark Fenton last week? You can watch the whole two-hour presentation on YouTube. The workshop with public health and planning consultant Fenton concentrated on how communities can can add amenities become more walkable, bikeable and add other healthy amenities. [YouTube]

Best Of Reston Nominations Close Friday — There is still time to nominate businesses and individuals for the annual awards that honor those who give back to the community. [Reston Now]

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Morning Notes

Vaccine Mandate In Effect for Chamber Events — The Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce is requiring attendees of in-person events to show proof of vaccination. Fully vaccinated attendees will not…

(Updated, 4:30 p.m.) In the race for 36th District, incumbent Ken Plum was outraised by Republican challenger Matt Lang during July and August according to the latest campaign finance reports….


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