Friday Morning Rundown

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No-Show Snow — The DC area has broken the record for the latest date with no measurable snow. [Capital Weather Gang]

School Calendar Set for 2016-17 — Fairfax County Public Schools have set the calendar for next school year. School begins in Sept. 6 and will have a two-week winter break. [FCPS]

Big Deal For Reston Video Company — Reston-based VideoBlocks, a subscription-based provider of stock video and images, has signed a deal to bring the Discovery Channel to its online marketplace. The deal includes more than 30,000 clips from the Maryland based channel, which will be available for purchase. [Washington Business Journal]

What Fairfax Read — Here were the most-checked-out books of 2015 at Fairfax County Public Libraries. [Fairfax County]

“Thomas Jefferson and Patrick Henry” visit Lake Anne Elementary School students

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