Vienna Cyclists Ride to Victory in Caboose-to-Caboose Challenge

Town of Vienna Around Town

More than 250 bike enthusiasts from Herndon and Vienna participated in the 2021 Caboose-to-Caboose Bike Ride challenge, and though both Towns were evenly matched in numbers, The Town of Vienna finished first with 38% more social media posts than the Town of Herndon. The contest from Oct. 1-30 encouraged bike riders of all ages to pedal along the W&OD Trail …

Vienna Police Officers Take Action to Support Worthy Cause

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Just as residents are expected to obey the law of the land, Town of Vienna Police officers are expected to conform with the agency’s dress code. For male officers, that means no facial hair. Beginning today, Police Chief Jim Morris is suspending that rule for the month of November to enable officers to participate in the 30-day, Zero Cancer Grow-and-Give …

McLean Community Center Begins New Podcast Series

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McLean Community Center’s new podcast series “MCC in Conversation with …” begins with Capital One’s Mason Young on November 17 Mason Young, Capital One’s Managing Vice President of Corporate Development, will be the featured guest on McLean Community Center’s (MCC) new podcast, “MCC in Conversation with …,” the first episode of which will be recorded at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, …

Halloween Parade Winners Announced

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Legacy Dance Institute emerged the big winner in this year’s 75th Annual Halloween Parade awards. The group won first place in the youth performing groups category and walked away with the award for Best in Parade in this year’s Roaring 20s-themed parade. Award winners in multiple categories were announced last night at the Vienna Town Hall. Mayor Linda Colbert and …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for November 2021

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The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in November. Due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions, many Center programs and events have been adjusted to virtual (online) or in-person, socially distanced formats. 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 …

McLean Antiques Show & Sale Returns

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Featuring a wide variety of precious goods, McLean Antiques Show & Sale returns to the McLean Community Center for Its 45th Year in November More than 30 dealers from all over the East Coast will participate The McLean Antiques Show & Sale is back at the McLean Community Center (MCC) in November, and it is better than ever! The show …

Halloween Weekend Happenings

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There’s plenty of spooktacular Halloween fun to be had this weekend! Here’s our list of spooky fun festivities! Saturday, October 30 Pumpkin Painting at The Perch The PerchTysons, Va 12:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. $15 Starr Hill Biergarten will host a pumpkin painting event in partnership with Lucky Dog Animal Rescue. Expect plenty of pumpkins and painting supplies, adorable (and adoptable!) pups, a …

Reston Community Center Earns Two Honors At Virginia Recreation and Park and Society Annual Conference

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Terry L. Smith Aquatics Center and longtime Board member Bill Bouie awarded for excellence Reston Community Center earned honors in two categories at the 2021 Virginia Recreation and Park and Society’s annual conference in Harrisonburg, VA, this week. Bill Bouie, an RCC Board of Governors member since 2003, earned the Distinguished Volunteer Service Award, and RCC’s complete renovation of the Terry …

Vienna’s 75th Annual Halloween Parade

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Vienna’s most popular event! This fun, free parade features originally created floats, bands, costumed kids, and more. The Vienna Halloween Parade is co-hosted by the Town of Vienna and the Vienna Business Association. The 2021 theme is ‘THE ROARING TWENTIES.’  How to participate Children and others in costume are invited to march along in the parade as well, no need …

Local Grandmaster to Headline The Boro’s First-Ever Chess Tournament

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‘The Boro’s Gambit’ Welcomes Spectators and Players of All Levels The Boro, Tyson’s premier destination for luxury urban living in the heart of Northern Virginia, invites you and your best check-mates to its first-ever outdoor chess tournament, The Boro’s Gambit. On November 13, catch every move at the Sandlot as Grandmaster Rashad Babaev, an international chess sensation and  resident of …