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FFXnow Daily Debrief for Jun 16, 2023

Good Friday evening! Today we published 7 articles that were read a total of 6232 times on FFXnow alone, so far.

📈 Top stories

The following are the most-read articles for today (Jun 16, 2023)…

  1. Vienna Police called after man grabs boy for interrupting baseball game
  2. JUST IN: Man sentenced to life in prison for 2016 killings of Springfield couple
  3. Plans for a skating rink at the Mosaic District put on hold indefinitely

Since it’s Friday, we’ve also compiled a list of the most-read articles of the week, below.

  1. BREAKING: Man dies by suicide after shooting and stabbing in Reston, police say (7406 views)
  2. Indoor climbing gym with yoga studio coming to Fair Oaks Mall (5357 views)
  3. Persian restaurant is opening in Chef Geoff’s former Tysons space (2790 views)
  4. New private elementary school for Muslim youth may be coming to Reston (2384 views)
  5. Falls Church advances East End revitalization plan as Vietnamese locals fear displacement (2301 views)
  6. NEW: Starr Hill Brewery to expand in Tysons with new pub (1925 views)
  7. Marketing manager from Reston to compete on Jeopardy! (1793 views)
  8. County-owned West Falls Church and Bailey’s Crossroads sites may become affordable housing (1725 views)
  9. Barnes & Noble is now open in Reston after closing a decade ago (1448 views)
  10. New summer concert series coming to the Mosaic District (1070 views)
  11. Bond revoked for alleged driver in Tysons theft, police pursuit case (808 views)
  12. Springfield’s Lego Discovery Center has an opening date (782 views)

📅 Upcoming events

Here is what’s going on Saturday in Fairfax County, from our event calendar.

☀️ Saturday’s forecast

Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. At night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. See more from Weather.gov.

🌅 Tonight’s sunset

We hope you have a great weekend! Feel free to discuss the most-read stories of the week, the upcoming weekend events or anything else of local interest in the comments. 👋