Good Tuesday evening! Today we published 8 articles that were read a total of 8907 times on FFXnow alone, so far.
📈 Top stories
The following are the most-read articles for today (Aug 29, 2023)…
- NOW: Possibly armed man barricaded with woman in Fair Oaks area townhome
- NEW: Man arrested after three shot outside Merrifield taco restaurant
- Vegan ice cream parlor preps for launch in Herndon next week
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on Wednesday in Fairfax County, from our event calendar.
- 8:00 pm: Richmond Ballet: Carmina Burana
⛅️ Wednesday’s forecast
Showers are likely mainly before 7am, followed by patchy fog until 8am. Afterward, expect partly sunny skies with a high near 85 and a northwest wind of 7 to 11 mph. There’s a 60% chance of precipitation, although new rainfall will likely be less than a tenth of an inch. For Wednesday night, it will be mostly cloudy with a low around 61, and a northwest wind around 11 mph, gusting to 18 mph. See more from Weather.gov.
🌅 Tonight’s sunset
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An upcoming bar and restaurant hopes to turn the Dunn Loring Metro station into a hopping place. On track to open in late October next to Quickway, The Casual Pint…
More than 75,000 workers at health care giant Kaiser Permanente are set to strike on Wednesday. The Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions’ contract with the health system expired on Saturday…
The vacant Fuddruckers building along Route 123 (Chain Bridge Road) in Fairfax City may not be standing for much longer. The site at 3575 Chain Bridge Road, which has been…
Reston Association’s Board of Directors has formally come out in opposition to the possibility of a casino near the Wiehle-Reston East Metro station. In a statement released yesterday (Monday), RA…
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