Friday Morning Rundown

Winter plants at Reston Town Center

Huge Cash Infusion for Sweetgreen — Sweetgreen, the fast-casual salad restaurant local chain with an outpost at Reston Town Center, just got an $18.5 million investment from some big names to expand to the West Coast. [Eater DC]

Teslas For Sale Nearby — In the market for an uber-expensive Tesla car? The automaker has received zoning approval to open up a showroom at 8500 Tyco Road in Tysons Corner. [Fairfax County Board of Supervisors]

Ted’s Has a Thanksgiving Treat — Where can you get all the Thanksgiving foods (turkey, stuffing, gravy, sweet potatoes, cranberries and more) in one pastry? At Ted’s Bulletin (in D.C. and Reston), where they have a special Thanksgiving Pop-Tart. [Washington City Paper]

Talk About Heroin — Fairfax County is holding an Ask Fairfax! online chat about the county’s growing heroin problem in Monday, Nov. 24 at 3 p.m.  Join in the discussion with Captain Paul Cleveland from the Fairfax County Police Department’s Office of Organized Crime & Narcotics and Peggy Cook, director of Residential Treatment Services for the Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board. [Fairfax County]

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The former private venue will be preserved as part of the overall infill residential proposal (via JR Catering/Facebook) A nearly 9-acre property near Lake Fairfax Park in Reston could be…

The Fairfax County Government Center building (staff photo by David Taube) Local officials are already preparing for “one of the most challenging” budget talks in years due to inflation, the…

PayMore plans to open a location in Reston within two to three weeks (via PayMore) An electronics trading store is slated to open in Reston’s Home Depot by the end…

Morning Notes

Wolftrap Creek in fall (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) Route 7 Lane Shift in Reston Starts Today — “On or about Tuesday, Nov. 29, the right-turn lane from eastbound Route…

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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He recently ruptured his Achilles and has an incredibly long and tough journey ahead. As if COVID hadn’t impacted fitness professionals enough, throw this in the mix and it’s a double, even triple whammy. CG is no longer able to work and do what he loves for the time being because of this and we’d love your support.

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