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

Katie Shaw Around Town

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 since 2004 to provide …

McLean Community Center’s McLean Pet Fest will be held virtually

Sabrina Anwah Around Town

The McLean Community Center has a virtual event for pets and the families that love them. McLean Pet Fest 2020 launches virtually at midnight on Sunday, Sept. 27, and can be viewed continuously through Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26. The event is free, and registration is required. The first 30 registrants will receive a gift bag. To register, visit: www.mcleancenter.org.   According to …

Custom Clothier Coming to BrandBox at Tysons Corner Center

Kayla Druga Around Town, Talk of Tysons

Tailor on Tap, an online custom clothing company based in Pittsburgh, PA, will open its first brick and mortar location at BrandBox in Macerich’s Tysons Corner Center this month.  The retailer, established on the principle of providing luxury, custom clothing within clients’ budgets, was founded in 2018. Tailor on Tap’s team of passionate stylists work with clients to curate looks …

Construction begins on massive housing development in Reston

Sydney Lake Around Town, Real Estate

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 early 2021, with an additional …

Vienna Business Association is Now Accepting Halloween In a Bag Donations

Vienna Business Association Around Town

Deadline to donate October 1st Much like the very successful “4th of July in a Box”, this community bag will provide fun family festivities and activities to help make this 2020 Halloween special! If you are looking to get your business brand in front of the community, OR just want to contribute for the fun of it, click here! For question, …

NextStop Theatre Company Launches “NextStop Cinema”

Abigail Fine Around Town, Art & Culture

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 brings the movie (DVD, Blu-ray …

VBA September Member Meeting: Meet Natalie Monkou, Town of Vienna Economic Development Manager

Vienna Business Association Around Town

September 11, 12:00pm–1:00pmZoom Please join us for an informative discussion with Natalie Monkou.Natalie will discuss the current Vienna business challenges due to COVID as well as her future goals for the Economic Development Authority in the Town of Vienna. If you have a question or topic you would like to submit in advance, please do so through the online registration form. …

Vienna Business Association is Looking for 2020 Halloween “WAVE” Parade Sponsors!

Vienna Business Association Around Town

Due to our current situation, the Halloween Parade is changing things up, and bringing the parade to the community! The WAVE parade will be traveling through all 4 quadrants of Vienna on Saturday, Oct 31, and your business logo (and/or float) could be travelling with it! You will (literally) be seen all over town! For more information on Sponsor levels, click …

Town of Vienna to purchase Faith Baptist Church property

Lynne Coan | Adam Kincaid Around Town

Vienna Town Council approved tonight the $5.5 million purchase of an approximately three-acre property at 301 Center Street S; the site has been home to Faith Baptist Church since the mid1950s. “This is an amazing opportunity for the Town of Vienna and our community,” says Mayor Linda Colbert. “The property is centrally located among many civic and community facilities. This …

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

Kimberly Yorio Around Town

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 Alexandria stores are excited to …