Reston Now Weekend Discussion

Before we head off into the weekend, let’s take a look back at the biggest stories on Reston Now over the past week.

There’s much to do around Reston this weekend, including the free Spring Festival at Walker Nature Center, the March For Babies, water fun at Ridge Heights Pool and more–but be sure to keep an eye on any dark clouds moving in; the weather forecast includes a big chance for rain storms on and off Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

1. Fairfax County Seeks $132 Million For Soapstone Connector Project

2. Japanese Creperie J-Petal Opened This Weekend

3. Boston Properties Executives: Plan to Kickstart Reston Gateway Underway

4. Reston Association Board President Resigns After Cancer Diagnosis

5. Air Quality Alert Issued For Reston, Washington Metro Region

If you have ideas on stories we should cover, email us at [email protected] or submit an anonymous tip. We’re also looking for photos of Reston submitted by readers. Feel free to discuss these topics, your weekend plans or anything else that’s happening locally in the comments below. Have a great weekend!

Photo: Cyclist on W&OD Trail / File Photo

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