Tuesday Morning Rundown

Christmas 2015 at Reston Town Center

Big Turnout For Refugee Coat Drive — Fairfax County residents helped contribute to the Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC) 2015 blanket/coat drive to assist Syrian and Iraqi refugees in Turkey. The donations were triple that of last year. About 60 tons of donations will be shipped to the refugees.

Hunter Mill Needs Budget Reps — Are you interested in weighing in on the Fairfax County FY 2017 Budget? Hunter Mill Supervisor Cathy Hudgins is
once again soliciting Hunter Mill District residents, from broad backgrounds, who may be interested in the opportunity to join the Hunter Mill District Budget Committee as the process moves forward in early 2016. If you are interested in joining the committee, please forward your resume to [email protected], or call 703-478-0283.

Basketball In The Family — Meet South Lakes High sophomore Emmanuel Aghayere, who is leading the boys basketball team in a manner similar to his sister, Princess, a SLHS girls basketball star who graduated last spring. [Reston Connection]

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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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Chris Green is one of the DMV’s finest fitness instructors. A Lululemon and South Block ambassador, he is a coach and mentor to so many. He embodies grace, positivity and motivation in ways that no one else can. If we could all learn a thing or two from him, the world would be a much better place. He does so much for others, and does so with a smile on his face 99% of the time.

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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