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FFXnow Daily Debrief for Oct 27, 2023

Good Friday evening, Fairfax County. Let’s take a look back at today’s stories and a look forward to tomorrow’s event calendar.

🕗 News recap

The following articles were published earlier today — Oct 27, 2023.

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

  1. Tallest residential building in D.C. area tops out at Reston Town Center (15503 views)
  2. Mixed-use development that will break up McLean ‘superblock’ advances (10038 views)
  3. McLean woman killed in head-on car crash on I-495 (9584 views)
  4. Proposal seeks to boost visibility, presence of Reston’s North Point Village Center (4464 views)
  5. Pedestrian hospitalized after crash outside Spectrum at Reston Town Center (4296 views)
  6. Judge disqualifies Franconia District school board candidate over ballot paperwork (4126 views)
  7. Alcorn seeks answers on Comstock’s reported plans for a Reston casino (3598 views)
  8. Police: Child shot in Lincolnia, suspects seen driving away (3557 views)
  9. Vienna pushes developer to clean up idle site of demolished Wolf Trap Hotel (3478 views)
  10. More FCPS students expected to walk out in support of Palestinians (3469 views)

📅 Upcoming events

Here is what’s going on Saturday throughout the county, from our event calendar.

Here are the events planned for Sunday:

☀️ Saturday’s forecast

Expect sunny skies and a high around 82 degrees, accompanied by a west wind blowing at 5 to 9 mph. Saturday night brings isolated showers between 1 am and 2 am, turning mostly cloudy with a low temperature near 60 degrees. The northwest wind of 5 to 7 mph will shift to a northeastern direction after midnight, with a 20% chance of precipitation. See more from

🌅 Tonight’s sunset

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