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

Allison Chase Sutherland Home & Design, Talk of Tysons

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 located at the intersection of …

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 …

Creative Cauldron Presents Fall Classes for All Ages

Ellen Selby Art & Culture

Creative Cauldron launches new classes for ages 4-104 in theater, visual art, music, dance, podcasting, and more, all virtual with the possibility for some hybrid outdoor/distanced fun and games. Along with some of our most popular programs, like the Learning Theater, we’re adding: pre-professional auditions and fringe workshops for teens who are serious about pursuing the arts, professional dance workshops …

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 …

1st Stage Announces Session Two of the Virtual Classroom, with Online Courses for Adults and Children/Young Adults Beginning September 28

Arielle Seidman-Joria Art & Culture

Following the overwhelming success of the first round of courses, 1st Stage is excited to announce the launch of Session Two of its Virtual Classroom, with twelve new theater education courses taught by experts in the field. The new courses will run September 28-November 8, 2020.  The registration deadline is September 21! Register today at www.1ststage.org.   About the Virtual Classroom …

Private School Reopening Plans During COVID-19

Amanda M. Socci Education

The state of Virginia began its Phase 3 of reopening on July 1, 2020. Since then, both public and private schools have grappled with the issue of starting the school year with in-person instruction in the fall. While many of the local public school districts have chosen to adopt a strict virtual learning model for the first quarter with plans …

Creative Cauldron’s Summer Cabaret and Concerts Series Presents Wes Diener and Seán Heely Live this Weekend

Ellen Selby Art & Culture

Creative Cauldron continues the 2020 Summer Cabaret and Concert Series, with the addition of a Virtual Series, in an all outdoor format, that mandates the wearing of masks, and adherence to social distancing protocols. 22 performances are scheduled featuring a diverse and talented array of performers and bands. This weekend it will be Wes Diener on Friday, followed by Seán …