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FFXnow Daily Debrief for Jun 23, 2023

Good Friday evening! Today we published 7 articles that were read a total of 5989 times on FFXnow alone, so far.

📈 Top stories

The following are the most-read articles for today (Jun 23, 2023)…

  1. Hawaiian BBQ restaurant coming to Annandale
  2. Construction on new inline skating rink at Lake Fairfax begins this month
  3. Fairfax County Public Schools pilots program offering students flexible school hours

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

  1. BREAKING: Descano takes early lead in Commonwealth’s Attorney race (3699 views)
  2. Sheetz in Herndon slated for summer opening (3692 views)
  3. Fairfax County Democrats oust two established senators, as incumbents prevail in local races (2885 views)
  4. Proposed data center in Chantilly stirs up controversy ahead of community meeting (2257 views)
  5. Springfield motorcyclist killed in Reston crash (1420 views)
  6. Low voter turnout so far in Fairfax County’s Democratic primary (1252 views)
  7. Police: Herndon shooting victim remains in critical condition (1067 views)
  8. New apartment towers at Halley Rise expected in 2025 (999 views)

📅 Upcoming events

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

⛈️ Saturday’s forecast

A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. At night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. 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. 👋