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  • Manassas fire destroys house, displaces 8

    MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — Manassas officials say eight people were displaced after a fire destroyed their house. A city spokeswoman says the fire Brackets Ford Circle was ignited early Friday after ashes from a fire…

  • New Year’s Resolutions for Home Design

    This is a sponsored column by Cindy Beyer, ASID,NCIDQ. Beyer is a Reston-based interior designer and Reston Now Best Reston Business Award winner. Find her online at www.CindyLBeyer.com. With the New Year approaching, it is time…

  • Your Beermonger: Beers of the Year 2014

    Editor’s Note: This sponsored column is written by Nick Anderson, beermonger at Arrowine (4508 Lee Highway). Saving me from finding one more angle for a Christmas-themed column, I realized that the 26th will mark the last “Your Beermonger”…

  • Live Beyond 9 Lives: How to Spot FVR in your Cat

    This is a sponsored post by veterinarian Elizabeth Arguelles, owner of Just Cats Clinic at Lake Anne Plaza. She writes weekly on Reston Now. Have your ever heard your cat sneeze and noticed watery eyes, a runny…

  • Arlington Homes Hit Record Median Price

    The median cost of a home in Arlington hit $590,000 in November, the highest on record according to a real estate data firm. The median price of a home is up 18.4 percent over last year,…

  • Minimal damage from fire in tunnel along W.Va.-Va. border

    BLUEFIELD, W.Va. (AP) — Officials say a Christmas night fire caused minimal damage to an Interstate 77 tunnel along the Virginia-West Virginia border. The Virginia Department of Transportation says all lanes of the East River…

  • Hit 2015 Running at Reston’s New Year’s Day 5K

    Who is ready to run? Get 2015 off to a healthy start with the New Year’s Day 5k at Reston Town Center. Online registration for the 10 a.m. race is still open. Entry fee is…

  • Va. agriculture grants sprout jobs, development

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A grant program that supports agriculture and forestry industries in Virginia is sprouting job growth and economic development across the state. According to data provided to The Associated Press, officials have…

  • Today: Last Chance for Reston Now’s Gift Local Contest

    Christmas may be over, but we are still giving gifts away at Reston Now. Today is the last day of our Gift Local sweepstakes. To enter the contest, free of charge, all you need to…

  • This Week in the Civil War

    This Week in The Civil War for Sunday, Dec. 28: Fighting at Fort Fisher in North Carolina. On Dec. 24, 1864, a Union amphibious expedition under the command of Maj. Gen. Benjamin Butler began shelling…

  • Just Listed in Arlington

    Just Listed highlights Arlington properties that just came on the market within the past week. This feature is written and sponsored by Team Cathell, “Your Orange Line Specialists.” Merry Christmas to everyone! Team Cathell wishes you a…

  • Friday Morning Rundown

    It Takes a Village – Modern Reston takes us behind the scenes of the Gingerbread Village at the Hyatt Regency Reston, which this year took on a Frozen theme. [Modern Reston] Reston Chorale Auditions – The…

  • Thank You to Our Sponsors and Advertisers

    On Fridays, we take a moment to thank our sponsors and advertisers. Reston Serenity Smiles – Hoda Kazemifar, DMD, offers complete dental services for the entire family. Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, the business community for the vibrant…

  • Va. art museum displaying painting of ‘The Visitation’

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts is putting a timely and powerful painting on display. The museum in Richmond recently acquired “The Visitation” by 17th-century Baroque master Mattia Preti. The painting…

  • Have a Merry Christmas!

    Merry Christmas! Reston Now is off and (hopefully) so are you. No matter how you celebrate, have a great day. We will be back Friday. File photo by Ken Knueven