Cash Influx For The Harrison — Luxury rental building The Harrison has secured $88 million in financing. [Virginia Business]
SLHS Cheer Kudos — Congrats to the South Lakes High School cheerleading squad, which won the Liberty Conference 6 Championship. It was the first Liberty Conference 6 Championship for SLHS Cheer. Coach Becky Slaight was named the Conference coach of the year, and four cheerleaders (Olivia Liddle, Madison Carens, Devon Alessandrino, and Anna Workosky) were named to the All-Conference team.
About Reston Now Pageviews — As you might have noticed, we have eliminated pageview counts on most Reston Now articles. While this has been a feature since we launched in 2013, recently it’s been buggy, slow to update and has frequently severely under-counted the actual number of views on an article. We’ll continue to show pageview counts to denote articles that are particularly “hot,” but take the numbers with a grain of salt.
Film Festival Will Honor Virginia Native — Producer Bruce Cohen, who won an Oscar for American Beauty, will be honored at the Washington West Film Festival in Reston this weekend. Cohen graduated from Fairfax County’s JEB Stuart High School [Patch]