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  • Save the Date: RA’s Annual Totally Trucks is Aug. 7

    Totally Trucks, one of Reston Association’s most popular summer events, returns on Aug. 7. At Totally Trucks, RA lets kids climb on all the big construction equipment, as well as a fire truck, ambulance and…

  • League, Team Records Fall at RSTA All Star Meet

    Reston Swim Team Association swimmers capped off the 2015 season by breaking more records at Saturday’s annual All-Star meet. Lake Anne swimmers set three new league records. Joanne Fu broke the girls 15-18 50-meter Butterfly record…

  • Reston Kids Triathlon Needs Your Help

    The fifth annual Reston Kids Triathlon is Sunday, and its organizers could use some volunteer help. The event, sponsored by Reston Association and the YMCA Fairfax County Reston runs from 8 to 11 a.m. The swim…

  • RA’s 2014 Tax Return Shows Association By Numbers

    Reston Association brought in more than $12 million in membership assessments and paid out more than $8 million in salaries, other compensation and benefits in 2014. These are some of the details made public in…

  • Tuesday Morning Rundown

    Fairfax County Judge Gets Nod  — Fairfax Circuit Court Judge Jane Marum Roush was appointed Monday to the Virginia Supreme Court by Gov. Terry McAuliffe in a recess appointment that bypassed the General Assembly. [Washington Post]…

  • Lightning Strike Evacuates Lake Fairfax Building

    Lightning struck several times at Reston’s Lake Fairfax Park during Monday’s quick-but-strong thunderstorm. Park managers said the visitors center, the boathouse and a tree all appeared to be hit by lightning when the storms rolled…

  • Save the Date: Lake Anne Jazz Week Starts Aug. 30

    Lake Anne Plaza, the site of a Jazz & Blues Festival for the last nine years, will now have an entire week devoted to the genre. Lake Anne Jazz Week (Aug. 30 to Sept. 5)…

  • Afternoon Poll: Has the Silver Line Changed Your Life?

    Happy first birthday to Metro’s Silver Line, which transported its first passengers on July 26, 2014. Since then, Wiehle-Reston East has become the most popular station on the young line, spurring development — as well…

  • New Anti-Discrimination Bill Passes House

      This is a sponsored column by attorneys John Berry and Kimberly Berry of Berry & Berry, PLLC, an employment and labor law firm located in Reston Town Center that specializes in federal employee, security…

  • Happy First Birthday, Silver Line in Reston

    A year ago yesterday, the Silver Line’s first train rolled into Wiehle-Reston East. After years of talk, political maneuvering, construction, construction delays and budget busting, Reston was finally connected to Washington, D.C. by rail. Phase 1…

  • Update: Red’s Table Eyeing Late August Opening

    Red’s Table, the long-awaiting, locally owned restaurant slated to open at the former Lakeside Inn space at South Lakes Village Center, hopes to open by the end of August, said co-owner Ryan Tracy. The date is…

  • Monday Morning Rundown

    Inmate Treatment Review — After the in-custody death of Natasha McKenna earlier this year, Fairfax County Sheriff’s are re-evaluating how to treat mentally ill inmates. [NBC Washington] Disability Reform Time? — A Justice Department report…

  • Update: Drop Box Rules Get OK From Planning Commission

    The Fairfax County Planning Commission has recommended for approval tighter rules on charity drop off boxes, which have good intentions but often end up as neighborhood dumps for castoffs. The boxes are currently not covered…

  • Reston Real Estate: Just Listed

    This is a sponsored post by Eve Thompson of Reston Real Estate. We’re midway through the summer and Reston’s real estate market has been oddly slow. The volume of transactions is up slightly from last…

  • Open Houses This Weekend in Reston

    Shopping for a new home? Lots to see, starting with these weekend open houses. For complete real estate information, check out Reston Now’s Real Estate section. 11518 Sunder Court 3 BR, 2.5 BA TH $519,000…