Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinets — Fairfax County and the United Prevention Coalition are sponsoring Operation Medicine Cabinet on April 3o. Bring your unused and unwanted medication to Fairfax County Police’s Reston District Station, 12000 Bowman Towne Dr., between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. that day and it will be properly destroyed.
Save The Date: HHS’ “Legally Blonde” is April 22-24 — Tickets are now available to Herndon High’s spring musical. [Herndon Drama]
Spring Book Sale — Friends of the Reston Regional Library will hold its semi-annual Book Sale Thursday, April 21 through Sunday, April 24. There will be thousands of great books for sale. Proceeds benefit Reston Regional Library programs. Start at 50 cents fro paperbacks and $1.50 for hardbacks. Hours: Th-Fri, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sat., 10 to 4 p.m.; Sun., noon to 3 p.m.
Marathon Runs Through Reston — Matt Bender, 31, was the first finisher in Sunday’s Runner’s Marathon of Reston, finishing in 2:58:50. Full results are now available. [Amazing Race Timing]
Photo: Ferris wheel at Lake Anne for Founders Day 2016/Credit: Reston Museum
Electric vehicle chargers in Oakton (staff photo by Jay Westcott) Fairfax County is looking to charge up a new electric vehicle charging station program and pilot it in Reston. At…
By Nicola Caul Shelley, Synergy Design & Construction Well, last month’s “Design Elements That Are Dating Your Home” column clearly struck a chord with many local homeowners! We heard from…
Lake Anne House ribbon cutting (photo courtesy of Harry Connolly/Fellowship Square) After a nearly decade-long effort to redevelop a 1970s-era housing community, the Lake Anne House is finally open. A…
A man walks a dog into McLean Central Park (staff photo by Angela Woolsey) Special Education Disparities Persist in FCPS — “Students with disabilities in Fairfax County Public Schools perform…
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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