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FFXnow Daily Debrief for Sep 1, 2023

Good Friday evening! Today we published 4 articles that were read a total of 8118 times on FFXnow alone, so far.

📈 Top stories

The following are the most-read articles for today (Sep 1, 2023)…

  1. International Pakistani clothing brand coming soon to Tysons Corner Center
  2. One injured in Reston apartment fire
  3. Morning Notes

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

  1. Fairfax City’s first-ever for-sale affordable housing units open to residents (35108 views)
  2. Traffic Alert: Two-vehicle crash shuts down northbound Fairfax County Parkway (9431 views)
  3. Open Road Distilling Co. opening in Reston Town Center today (8137 views)
  4. SCOOP: District Taco will close Tysons West restaurant this fall (7809 views)
  5. FOX 5 takes a ‘Zip Trip’ through Reston destinations and businesses (7519 views)
  6. Tysons cybersecurity firm makes debut on list of fastest-growing companies in U.S. (6230 views)
  7. NOW: Possibly armed man barricaded with woman in Fair Oaks area townhome (3634 views)
  8. NEW: Man arrested after three shot outside Merrifield taco restaurant (3209 views)
  9. Vegan ice cream parlor preps for launch in Herndon next week (3050 views)

📅 Upcoming events

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

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☀️ Saturday’s forecast

Expect a sunny day with a high near 84 degrees, accompanied by calm winds becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. As nighttime falls, the skies will turn partly cloudy and the temperature will dip to a low around 65 degrees, with the south wind persisting at around 7 mph. See more from

🌅 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. 👋