Fairfax County Schools Top National, Virginia Rankings

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Fairfax County Public School magnet school Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology nabbed the top spot in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report 2022 best public high schools ranking. The annual rankings evaluate more than 17,800 schools at the national, state and local level, including nearly every public high school in the U.S. The methodology focuses on six factors, including …

McLean Community Center Calendar of Events for May 2022

McLean Community Center Around Town, Art & Culture

The McLean Community Center (MCC) offers the following activities in May. All patrons are encouraged to wear masks while inside the building. 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. Presented by The Alden Foreign Language Movie: …

Wellness Expo Showcases Healthy Living for Adults Age 55+

Town of Vienna Around Town

After a pandemic-related hiatus, the Vienna Wellness and Safety Expo is back and better than ever! This year’s event tailored for adults age 55+ will be held on Sunday, May 22 from 1-4 p.m. at the Vienna Community Center, 120 Cherry St. S.E. More than 30 local vendors will be on hand to provide a wide range of resources designed …

1st Stage Announces the 2022-2023 Season!

Arielle Seidman-Joria Art & Culture

1st Stage is delighted to announce our next season of brilliant and innovative performances.  The Logan Festival of Solo Performances The Logan Festival of Solo Performances will run between July 28, 2022 and August 7, 2022. Specific shows and dates are to be announced!  Mlima’s Tale, by Lynn Nottage September 15, 2022 – October 2, 2022  Pulitzer Prize winner Regional Premier  …

Business News from the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority – April 28

Fairfax County Economic Development Authority Talk of Tysons

Top schools Fairfax County Public School magnet school Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology nabbed the top spot in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report 2022 best public high schools ranking. The annual rankings evaluate more than 17,800 schools at the national, state and local level, including nearly every public high school in the U.S. The methodology focuses on six …

“You Are Here: Mapping Reston’s Past and Present” by Chris Rooney

Alexandra Campbell Around Town

Free Programpresented by the Reston Museum Join Reston Museum and Chris Rooney May 27th at 7pm at Reston Community Center’s Jo Ann Rose Gallery for “You Are Here: Mapping Reston’s Past and Present.” Chris Rooney, a former Reston resident, local history aficionado, custom map illustrator, and Facebook administrator and Instagram curator of the group Reston, Remember When, will lead you …

‘The Boro’s Gambit’ Simultaneous Chess Tournament Returns May 21

The Boro Tysons Around Town

50 Spots Are Now Open to Play the Grandmaster The Boro, Tysons’ premier destination for luxury urban living in the heart of Northern Virginia, is bringing ‘The Boro’s Gambit’ back to The Sandlot Tysons on Saturday, May 21. Grandmaster Rashad Babaev, an international chess sensation and one of the only grandmasters in the DMV, invites spectators and up to 50 …

Town Council Approves Additional Reduction in the Tax Rate

Town of Vienna Talk of Tysons

At its regular meeting, the Vienna Town Council voted to reduce the Town’s property tax rate by 1.75 cents to 20.5 cents per $100 of assessed value. The new rate is .75 cents lower than the one cent reduction in the proposed FY2023 budget presented by the Town Manager in March. “We wanted to help mitigate the tax burden on …

JUST LIKE US by Karen Zacarías

The Mason Players | George Mason University's School of Theater Art & Culture

Presented by The Mason Players andGeorge Mason University’s School of Theater April 29-30 & May 1, 2022Presented in TheaterSpace “Just Like Us” by Karen Zacarías is presented by The Mason Players and appears at George Mason University TheaterSpace on Fairfax Campus. Publicity photos from the production are now available. Based on Helen Thorpe’s bestselling book, Just Like Us is a …

Taste of Vienna Returns for 2022

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Saturday, April 30, 2020 | 11am – 8pm 400 Center St. SouthVienna, VA 22180 www.tasteofvienna.com After a 2-year break due to COVID-19, the Taste of Vienna is back! The Vienna Volunteer Fire Department is planning on hosting their annual festival showcasing the many outstanding restaurants of the Vienna area on Saturday, April 30. Proceeds from Taste of Vienna directly benefit …