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Virtual Nature Center Walk-or-Run presented by Friends of Reston

October 9 through October 18, 2020 Show Your Community Spirit and Make Your Steps Count Toward a Good Cause Friends of Reston (FOR) announces their 17th annual run and walk fundraiser for the Walker Nature Center will begin Friday, October 9 and end on Sunday, October 18. FOR has presented a Nature Center 5K every April […]

Construction begins on massive housing development in Reston

80 townhouses planned in first phase, with 300 apartment units to come Construction began last week on “The Midline,” a residential and commercial community to be located two blocks from the Wiehle-Reston East Metro Station (Silver Line) in Fairfax County, EYA Development LLC announced Sept. 8. It’s anticipated that 80 townhouses will be completed by […]

NextStop Theatre Company Launches “NextStop Cinema”

NextStop to offer private rentals to serve the community during the shutdown. NextStop Theatre Company is excited to introduce the “NextStop Cinema,” where patrons can rent the entire theater for a private movie viewing experience! NextStop provides the big theater, high-powered projector, 16’ screen, movie theater quality sound and a staff member, and the patron […]

Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market Announces Closure of Reston, VA Store

Balducci’s Reston Town Center to Close September 20, 2020 Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market announced today the Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market at 1871 Fountain Drive in the Reston Town Center will close permanently on September 20, 2020. All Balducci’s store employees’ jobs are secure as they will be offered roles in surrounding stores.  “Our McLean, Bethesda, and […]

For Verse Residents, The Boro Shines as Tysons’ Staycation Destination

The Boro, Tysons’ exciting new neighborhood, continues to thrive, as residents enjoy its community-inspired design. Enhanced with  a line-up of cleverly conceived  summer events that strive to support local businesses while at the same time keeping people safe. This is one place where staying at home is not just a necessity, but a delight. Conveniently […]

2020 Reston Multicultural Festival Canceled Due To COVID-19

Due to public health concerns, Reston Community Center is canceling the 2020 Reston Multicultural Festival scheduled for September 26 at Lake Anne Plaza. The annual event brings thousands of people together to honor the community’s diversity and the vision that Reston founder Robert E. Simon had for Reston through performing arts, food, visual arts, a […]

2020 Taste of Reston Canceled

After careful consideration, The Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Taste of Reston food festival due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Taking everything into account, this decision supports the community’s efforts to keep us safe and healthy during these unprecedented times Taste of Reston will return to […]

The Reston Historic Trust & Museum to host an At-Home Cardboard Challenge

Sponsored by The Kensington Reston!   In lieu of the Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta (we’ll be back next year), we invite the community to use their creative energy to fabricate their favorite Reston place, landmark or boat. Entries must be made out of cardboard and duct tape and submitted by August 31, 2020.  Participants should email […]