Town of Vienna Named Bicycle-Friendly Community

Karen Acar Thayer, APR | Adam Kincaid | Town of Vienna Around Town

Improved safety features, wayfinding signs and an expanded trail and sidewalk network are among the reasons the Town of Vienna was recently recognized as a bronze-level Bicycle-Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists. The award is presented to communities that demonstrate a strong commitment to bicycling by creating transportation and recreational resources that benefit residents and improve the quality …

Taste of Reston – Reimagined!

Marion C. Myers Around Town

The Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a reimagining of one of its most iconic signature events – the Taste of Reston.  Since 1991, the Greater Reston Chamber has proudly sponsored, produced, and hosted this annual event.  Originally known as “Taste of the Town”, this multi-day summer food festival highlighted dozens of local area restaurants and small …

Town Wildlife Affected by Mysterious Illness

Karen Acar Thayer, APR | Adam Kincaid | Town of Vienna Around Town

Wildlife managers throughout the region are hard at work trying to determine the source of a mysterious illness that is killing wild birds, including some in Vienna. Symptoms of the avian illness include eye swelling and crusty discharge as well as neurological signs. “We’ve seen an uptick in reports of sick and dying birds in Vienna since the end of …

Tysons Corner Center Summerfest Craft Event hosted by Barrel & Bushel

Maurisa Potts Around Town

Thursday, July 29, 20215:00 p.m.Free for the first 50 guests who registers Join us on The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center for July’s Summerfest Craft event hosted by Barrel & Bushel and AR Workshop Alexandria. Bring the family, grab a drink, and roll up your sleeves for our ‘crafty’ hour! AR Workshop Alexandria will be on-site to show you how …

The Committee For Helping Others Food & Clothing Drive Donation Day

Vienna Business Assocation Around Town

July 17, from 9 – 11 am133 Park Street, NE, Vienna CHO is in need of food, clothing, and household items for their community clients in need. Please take a minute and look through your family clothing in good repair, or consider providing food and/or grocery gift cards for this amazing organization that supports your community! Food & Household Pantry …

Reston Community Center Announces 2021 – 2022 Professional Touring Artist Series

BeBe Nguyen Around Town, Art & Culture

Tickets go on sale to Reston residents and employees August 1  Reston Community Center (RCC) proudly announces the 2021 – 2022 Professional Touring Artist Series (PTAS) at the CenterStage. The season offers an exciting mix of new artists and those Reston has come to know and love. Tickets will be available to Reston residents and employees on August 1 and …

Reston Community Center 2021 Preference Poll

BeBe Nguyen Around Town

Candidacy Registration Begins August 1 Reston Community Center (RCC) is seeking interested candidates to run for seats on its Board of Governors. The Board of Governors is a nine-member body responsible for oversight of RCC. All residents of Small District 5, ages 18 or older, are eligible to run for appointment to the RCC Board of Governors. Candidates must complete …

Tysons-based global IT company CEO Emmit McHenry to appear on Fairfax County EDA entrepreneurship workshop

FaiFairfax County Economic Development Authority Around Town

Aspiring entrepreneurs can get start-up tips from Emmit McHenry, co-founder, chairman and CEO of Tysons-based Cycurion, during Fairfax County Economic Development Authority’s next Entrepreneurship 101 virtual workshop on Tuesday, July 13.  Held every other month, Entrepreneurship 101, or “E-101,” is a virtual workshop that features a panel of small business experts on how to start a business. The expert presenters will be Cindy Butler, Women’s Business …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for July 2021

McLean Community Center Around Town

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in July. Please check the Center’s website, www.mcleancenter.org, for up-to-date information. Residents of the Center’s tax district, Small District 1A-Dranesville, are eligible for discounts on fees. The center is located at 1234 Ingleside Ave. Summer Sunday Concert – Sun Dogs: A Tribute to Rush Sun Dogs: A Tribute to RushSunday, June 11, …