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  • 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

  • Several Reston Restaurants Open on Christmas

    Feel like going out for a little Christmas Day cheer? A selection of Reston-area restaurants will be open Thursday, Dec. 25. Among them: McCormick & Schmick’s  Tavern 64 at the Hyatt Amphora Restaurant (Herndon and Vienna)…

  • Del. Ken Plum: Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus

    The editorial in the Sept. 21, 1897 New York Sun, responding to a letter from 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon, who had inquired about whether there was a Santa Claus, has become the most reprinted newspaper editorial, according…

  • Most County Services Closed Thursday and Friday

    Virtually all facets of Fairfax County and federal government are closed on Thursday, which is Christmas Day. Friday has been declared a day off for federal workers, and many Fairfax County agencies have followed suit.…

  • Creating Lake Anne in Gingerbread and Gumdrops

    Reston resident Glenn Gore has recreated Lake Anne Plaza — in gingerbread, lollipops and gumdrops. Gore, a business consultant by day, says he is carrying on a tradition of elaborate gingerbread construction begun by his…

  • Wednesday Morning Rundown

    Action in Geer Case — A judge has ordered Fairfax County Police to provide vast portions of their investigation into the police shooting death of an unarmed man in 2013 to the attorneys for the man’s…

  • Police Report: Two Burglaries in Reston District

    Officers from Fairfax County Police’s Reston District Station report two burglaries in unincorporated Herndon in the last week. The first incident was in the 10300 block of Saddle View Court on Dec. 16. A resident reported…

  • The Ultimate Fill This Space: The Stock Market

    Comstock announced on Monday that the 11,000-square-foot retail center at Reston Station would become The Stock Market @ Reston Station. They envision it is as a hip, urban dining and shopping destination. A place to…

  • Reston Real Estate: Happy (Almost) New Year

    This is a sponsored post from Eve Thompson of Reston Real Estate. The holiday season will be winding down shortly. As I make my final Christmas preparations, I’m already thinking ahead to what I want…

  • Memorial Garden Won’t be Part of Pony Barn Plan

    Reston Association’s Pony Barn Recreation Area will move forward with renovations in 2015, but those renovations will probably not include a memorial garden. After several community meetings over the spring and summer, ideas for everything…

  • JBG Seeks Rezoning to Build Metro-Adjacent Apartments

    Developer JBG is seeking to rezone an office building at 1831 Wiehle Avenue in order to build a mixed-use development on the parcel. The building is currently zoned Medium Intensity Industrial District, as was all space…

  • Tuesday Morning Rundown

    Twelve SLHS Swimmers Earn Regional Times — A dozen South Lakes high school swimmers had regional qualifying times as the boys and girls teams both defeated Stone Bridge on Friday. The boys won 193-93 and the…

  • Park at Dulles with Big Discount Through Jan. 5

    Flying out of town through Dulles International Airport this holiday season? You can save lots of money on airport parking through Jan. 5. Dulles is offering 50 percent off the daily parking rate at the…

  • Reston Station to Get Retail, Food ‘Stock Market’

    By fall 2015, the empty retail space at Reston Station will have 10-25 vendors selling a variety of goods, food and libations. Developer Comstock announced on Monday the opening of the the Stock Market @ Reston…

  • Police: Gunshots at Hunters Woods Prove False Alarm

    Fairfax County Police were called to Hunters Woods Village Center about 7:25 p.m. on Sunday after a citizen reported gunshots being fired. Units arrived at the scene via ground as well as the Fairfax County…