Beware, Commuters From Herndon-Monroe — Preconstruction of Silver Line Phase 2 is already affecting commuter lot. [Washington Post]
Trade In Suits For a Good Cause — Reston Town Center’s Davelle Clothiers is partnering with Goodwill of Greater Washington on its 19th Annual Trade In / Trade Up. Until Nov. 1, when anyone trades in an old suit at Davelle, thedonated suit and 5% of the proceeds from the sale of a new suit will be given to Goodwill. Goodwill will sell the donated suits to help fund its job training and employment programs. Davelle is located at 11904 Market St.
‘Shrek’ Review — Here is one mom’s review of Reston Community Players’ Shrek. The production runs weekends through Nov. 7. [Fairfax Family Fun]
Girl Scouts Remodel — Girl Scout Troup 4874, based at Freedom High School in Loudoun, remodeled a room in the Fairfax County Government Center in Reston that is used by the Department of Family Services for visitations for foster care children. The scouts purchased new furniture, painted walls, and repaired book shelves as part of work towards their Silver Award. [Fairfax County]
Photo: Lake Anne Elementary Students turn pumpkins into globes/Courtesy Lake Anne ES
Before we head into a weekend, let’s take a look back at the biggest stories on the site in recent days. Reston Vietnam vet discovers his old helicopter at Smithsonian…
Despite a few days’ delay, Red Velvet Bakery and Little Beast Bistro are now set to open at Reston Town Center West on Saturday (September 18). Initially planning to open…
A solar energy-powered lamp post (via Sandra Parra/Unsplash) Fairfax County has committed to becoming carbon-neutral by 2050, and now, it has a plan to achieve that goal. The Fairfax County…
A furnished 1 BD/1 BA condo was recently listed for rent. The renovated unit comes with assigned garage parking.