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FFXnow Daily Debrief for Nov 3, 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 — Nov 3, 2023.

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

  1. Merrifield area restaurant tops Northern Virginia Magazine list of region’s best (47564 views)
  2. Tysons Corner Center shoppers can now sip alcoholic drinks while strolling (17529 views)
  3. NOW: Man wanted for reported abduction in Loudoun arrested in Oakton (9226 views)
  4. New dine-in movie theater opens at Reston Town Center tomorrow (5895 views)
  5. County board approves first projects under McLean downtown revitalization plan (5220 views)
  6. Defeated Fairfax County Commonwealth’s Attorney candidate endorses write-in campaign (4905 views)
  7. Man crashes onto gas station pump to end police chase in Tysons (4177 views)
  8. Halal hot chicken chain coming to Reston (4024 views)
  9. Residential housing could replace vacant offices on Worldgate Drive in Herndon (3252 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 mostly sunny skies with a high near 64 degrees and calm winds shifting to northwest at around 6 mph in the afternoon. Saturday night will be mostly cloudy, with a low around 43 degrees, as southeast winds at about 5 mph become calm after midnight. 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. 👋