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Most-read Fairfax County stories of the week: Oct. 15-21

A data center or warehouse is proposed for Lee-Jackson Memorial Highway, now known as Route 50 (Photo via handout/Fairfax County Government).

The weekend is almost here. Let’s revisit the past week of news in Fairfax County.

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

  1. Police: Man assaulted by group outside Centreville bar and pool hall
  2. UPDATED: Woman dies after crash on Lorton Station Blvd
  3. The Boro developer buys JCPenney stores in Fair Oaks, Springfield
  4. Undeveloped site on Route 50 could become a data center or warehouse
  5. County board again rejects proposed ban on giving money to people on street medians

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!

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