Good Thursday evening! Today we published 8 articles that were read a total of 15619 times on FFXnow alone, so far.
📈 Top stories
The following are the most-read articles for today (Aug 24, 2023)…
- Reston pub voted as D.C. area’s best place to drink in WTOP poll
- Sheetz opening in Herndon next week with free coffee and soda all day
- Tysons is more walkable but less bicycle-friendly than Reston, market study says
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on Friday in Fairfax County, from our event calendar.
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⛅️ Friday’s forecast
There is a 60% chance of showers and possible thunderstorms before 8 am, followed by patchy fog until 9 am. The sky will gradually clear, becoming mostly sunny with a high of 88°F and south winds around 8 mph. Rainfall amounts range between a tenth and a quarter of an inch. Friday night, there is a 30% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 pm, with partly cloudy skies, and lows around 71°F. South wind around 6 mph will shift to the northwest after midnight. See more from Weather.gov.
🌅 Tonight’s sunset
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For Town of Vienna residents who have thoughts about traffic on Maple Avenue or the state of local parks, a chance to share those opinions has arrived. Starting this month,…
Virginia’s so-called “sore loser” law is supposed to ensure that when a candidate is defeated in a Republican or Democratic primary, they can’t drop their party affiliation and appear on…
Laura Schwartz is a licensed Realtor in VA and D.C. with McEnearney Associates in Vienna. You can follow Laura on Instagram at @LauraSchwartzRealtor or her Facebook page. Laura can be reached at 703-283-6120 or Laura@GuidingYourMove.com. I…
Electric buses have at last joined Northern Virginia’s largest local bus fleet. Fairfax Connector launched the eight battery-powered vehicles out of its West Ox Operations and Maintenance Center (4970 Alliance…
Explore your creative side this fall at Art House 7 with our Fall 2 Session of art classes beginning October 30th. Whether you’re a budding artist or looking to unleash your artistic potential with something new, there’s a class for everyone!
Short and Drop-In Classes:
Dive into creativity with our short-term offerings, including a 3-week still-life painting course, a 3-week knitting class, a 5-week Painting the Portrait and Figure workshop led by acclaimed local artist Danni Dawson, and a mesmerizing 4-week exploration of Japanese Suminagashi and modern paper marbling. Plus, we have a drop-in class specially designed for parents and toddlers (2-4 years old) to introduce them to the world of art.
Public invited: “Fur-th Birthday” brunch celebration for Woofie’s of South Riding-Aldie, Sunday, October 8 at The Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar
Woofie’s of South Riding-Aldie, providing premium mobile pet services throughout Aldie, Middleburg, South Riding is celebrating its fourth anniversary with expansion to Centreville and Chantilly and its fourth Woofie’s pet grooming van. The franchise, owned and operated by Loudoun County residents, husband/wife team Sebaot Gebre and Teferi Dejene, has grown by 900% since its first full year in business.
• Mobile pet spa grooming
• Dog walking
• Pet sitting
• In-home or overnight pet sitting
• Customizable services
We invite you to join us at STEAMOLOGY’s annual FREE STEM Fest for elementary and middle school students, taking place on Saturday, October 14th at South County High School, 8501 Silverbrook Rd, Lorton, VA 22079.
STEM Fest is an exciting