COMMUNITY

Simplifying gives both you and those in your community a fresh start. While January is often thought of as a time of renewal, it can also represent a fresh start—in more ways than one. Come the early part of the year, homeowners are getting restless. They’re thinking about putting their homes on the spring market […]

Dr. Rishita Jaju of Smile Wonders annually opens the doors of her Reston-area pediatric dental practice every February to host Give Kids a Smile® Day and to provide free dental care to those in need. This is one of the ways Smile Wonders provides community service and participates in Dental Awareness Month campaign held by […]

Two years after its launch in Reston, RCC Rides is helping hundreds of older adults get where they need to go. The free, door-to-door transportation service has caught on with both volunteer drivers and Reston-area residents 55 and older. RCC Rides currently has 38 registered drivers and 250 riders. With the older adult population in […]

“When we work together, we build a strong community.” To better help the Fairfax County community, YMCA Fairfax County Reston is hosting their 18th Annual Y Gala on Nov. 18, 2017, with the theme “Build A Strong Community.” Through events such as the 18th annual gala, the YMCA is furthering its cause to make the […]

Reston’s multicultural heritage was celebrated last September at Lake Anne Plaza. The community’s annual Multicultural Festival, sponsored by Reston Community Center and Reston Association, included music, entertainment, dress, food, and cultural treasures from all over the world as well as a naturalization ceremony. The entertainment lineup included more than a dozen performers on two stages […]

Here’s How to Volunteer and Make a Difference in Your Community The holiday season often motivates people to reach out to others, to be thankful and to give to those in need. Not only does volunteering help the less fortunate, but studies have shown that it benefits the volunteers as well. Volunteering strengthens your ties […]

YMCA Fairfax County Reston is a must-visit family center in the greater Reston community just off of Sunset Hills Road. It’s a must-visit location not because of the accredited preschool and early learning center or fantastic 250 person Waterwolves swim team, but because each day the YMCA opens its doors to everyone regardless of the […]

Boo! Did we scare you? Probably not, but if you want to have some frightening times in and around Reston this Halloween, we’ve got just the thing for you and the entire family. First, if you’re looking to get your scares in early, check out the free Reston Community Center Hunters Woods celebration on Saturday, […]