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  • Free Barre Classes in Rosslyn Rescheduled

    The remaining Barre in the Park classes in Rosslyn have been rescheduled from Wednesday to Thursday evenings, starting this week. Barre in the Park, which is in its second season, is a series of free…

  • 2 red pandas born at Virginia Zoo

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The Virginia Zoo is celebrating the births of two red pandas. The zoo says a red panda named Bernadette gave birth to the male and female cubs on June 25. The…

  • Police Charge Four in Herndon, SLHS Vandalism

    Fairfax County Police have charged two adults and two youths in connection with back-to-back vandalism cases at South Lakes and Herndon High Schools in early June. Ryan Jeffrey Wait, 18, Reston and a 17-year-old male…

  • ‘Late Night Recess’ Returns to Arlington Central Library

    Arlington Public Library is bringing back its “late night recess” for 20- and 30-somethings this summer. The event lets young professionals have some retro fun, meet new people and discover everything else the library has…

  • US secretary announces Shenandoah National Park ‘sister’

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell has established a sister park relationship between Shenandoah National Park and a nature reserve in China. Jewell established the link between the popular Virginia…

  • Restonians’ Portraits to be Featured in INSIDE OUT Project

    A large-scale public art display featuring photos of Restonians will make its debut at Lake Anne Plaza this fall. The Initiative for Public Art Reston (IPAR) and Reston Community Center are teaming up on the We…

  • Morning Notes

    Kudla Out After Four-Set Loss — Arlington resident Denis Kudla, 22, capped his impressive performance at Wimbledon with a four-set loss to reigning U.S. Open champ Marin Cilic in the Round of 16 yesterday afternoon.…

  • Sweet Briar’s new board holds first meeting, elects officers

    SWEET BRIAR, Va. (AP) — Sweet Briar College’s new board of directors has elected its first slate of officers. The News & Advance (http://bit.ly/1H6JFwl ) reports that the board met for the first time on…

  • Tuesday Morning Rundown

    New Boat Guide — Reston Association has a new guide for all boat users and owners. [Reston Association] Fewer Tolls, Fewer Problems? — Grassroots group says options other than tolls need to be investigated to…

  • Search continues for Va. hunter who disappeared in 2013

    CEDAR BLUFF, Va. (AP) — Authorities are continuing to search for a Tazewell County hunter who disappeared in 2013. Cedar Bluff Police Chief David Mills tells the Bluefield Daily Telegraph (http://bit.ly/1JRhvc6 ) that a $20,000…

  • Now Open: La Moto Washington, Your Source for Italian Motorbikes

    La Moto Washington, located in the heart of Arlington, and a short walk from the Clarendon Metro, is the official flagship store for Vespa, Piaggio, Aprilia and Moto Guzzi. Whether you are new to riding,…

  • 4 killed in Virginia traffic accidents over holiday weekend

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police say four people died in traffic accidents over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. State police say it’s the lowest number of fatal wrecks since 2002. Eleven people…

  • Va. battlefields historic district rebrands for mobile users

    HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) _ The Shenandoah Valley Battlefields National Historic District has undergone a rebranding to reach modern travelers and highlight the need for continued preservation efforts. The historic district rolled out an updated website…

  • Ex-worker accused of stealing from Va. health practice

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former billing specialist for a women’s health practice in Virginia has been charged with stealing more than $800,000 from the business. Chesterfield police Lt. Steve Grohowski says 51-year-old Edith W.…

  • Ceremony set for returning Fort Eustis soldiers

    NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — About 20 soldiers from Fort Eustis are coming home from a deployment in Kuwait. Fort Eustis says a welcome home ceremony is set for Tuesday night at the Newport News…