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Leadership Fairfax Names Cleveland President and CEO — Reston’s Karen Cleveland has been selected as Leadership Fairfax’s President and CEO. Cleveland had been serving as Interim CEO following the resignation of Elizabeth Murphy. Cleveland has held many leadership positions, including CEO of Habitat for Humanity Northern Virginia, and heading her own consulting firm, The Cleveland Group. She is also a former chair of the Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce.

New At GRACE — A new exhibit at The Greater Reston Arts Center (GRACE) opened on Thursday. Ephemeral, an exhibition held in conjunction with the Washington Sculptors Group, will explore the nature of non-permanent, three-dimensional work addressing the concept of ephemerality. The exhibition runs through mid-November. [GRACE]

Population Cap Increase? — Reston 2020 says Fairfax County is working on zoning changes to increase population in Reston. [Reston 2020]

Video Of Encounter That Led To Inmate Death — Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office has released tape of the incident between deputies and a mentally ill inmate last winter that led to the inmate’s death. The commonwealth’s attorney says the deputies will not face charges. [Washington Post]

Recent Stories

FCPS is ramping up efforts to provide on-site testing and prepare for vaccinations for elementary school-aged kids, including by enlisting a third party that hasn’t been publicly identified yet. Although…

An illustration of a coronavirus (via CDC/Unsplash) After seeing COVID-19 cases climb throughout August, Fairfax County seems to be finishing September at a plateau in the Delta variant-driven surge that…

A 3 BD/2.5 BA condo with a one-car garage and a clubhouse with a fitness center and pool was recently listed for rent in Reston.

A former youth minister at a Reston church faces multiple charges related to the unlawful filming of a minor. Douglas Johnson worked as a youth minister at St. John Neumann…


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