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Kudos, in Latin — Eight Herndon High Latin students traveled to the National Junior Classical League Convention in San Antonio and came away with the school’s first National Certamen Title in five years. Junior Kyle Nielsen placed first in novice Certamen, and was a top-10 finisher in the Roman history test and the Latin derivatives test.

Back to School Nights — Wondering when your schools’ are holding info nights? Here’s all the Reston/Herndon area events in one list. [FCPS]

Chain In, Chain Out — Restonian finally comes to terms with the loss of the Macaroni Grill. [Restonian]

Silver Line Woes — An alleged bomb threat led to major Silver Line delays on Tuesday. [Washington Post]

Startup Spotlight — A Visit to quirky Reston firm Zoomdata. [DCInno]

Recent Stories

Owners of six Woofie’s franchises in Northern Virginia are hosting a “Paws in the Park” pet adoption event tomorrow (Saturday) at Wolf Trap National Park. Participating Woofie’s include Reston/Herndon, Ashburn-Leesburg,…

A Fairfax Connector bus to Tysons (staff photo by James Jarvis) The Fairfax County Department of Transportation (FCDOT) has the green light to apply for a federal grant to replace…

Morning Notes

The splash pad at the Mosaic District in Merrifield has been turned on (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) Congress Approves More National Airport Flights — “More long-haul flights are coming…

Fairfax County’s annual Summer Entertainment Series will kick off on June 1 (via Fairfax County Park Authority/Twitter) The Fairfax County Park Authority has composed a slate of summer shows, including…


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