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Most-read Fairfax County stories of the week: April 4-8

Tysons Mobil gas station was damaged by a storm last week (staff photo by David Taube)

The weekend is almost here. Before you romp over to the nearest playground or head to bed for some much-needed sleep after avoiding those pranksters, let’s revisit the past week of news in Fairfax County.

Here are the 10 most-read stories on FFXnow this week:

  1. BREAKING: Bow Tie Cinemas to leave Reston Town Center
  2. BREAKING: Possible tornado touchdown in Tysons after warnings issued for Fairfax County
  3. Overhaul could add housing, relocate Michaels at Merrifield strip mall
  4. Construction on Reston JW Marriott, Virginia’s first, delayed
  5. Reston Town Center shares preview of planned updates to public spaces
  6. UPDATED: Driver charged with DWI after Route 7 crash that hospitalized four
  7. BREAKING: National Weather Service confirms tornado touched down in Tysons
  8. NEW: Mars, Inc. plans to expand headquarters in McLean
  9. DEVELOPING: Police advise avoiding area after bank robbed in Reston
  10. Celebrate Fairfax will split annual festival into smaller events across county

Ideas for potential stories can be sent to news@ffxnow.com or submitted as an anonymous tip. Photos of scenes from around the county are welcome too, with credit always given to the photographer.

Feel free to discuss these topics, your weekend plans, or anything else that’s happening locally in the comments below. Have a great weekend Fairfax County!