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  • Plans for W&OD Bridge Over Wiehle Taking Shape

    Plans for a pedestrian bridge that takes the W&OD Trail over Wiehle Avenue are taking shape. The bridge will help ease chaos at that intersection, which is where Sunset Hills Road and Wiehle Avenue meet…

  • Virginia Primary is March 1: Who is Your Candidate?

    The Virginia Presidential Primary is a little more than two weeks away. Registered voters in the Commonwealth go to the polls March 1, along with 14 other states and territories. Have you decided who gets…

  • Reston Real Estate: Just Listed

    This is a sponsored post by Eve Thompson of Reston Real Estate. It does not reflect the opinion of Reston Now. Conventional real estate wisdom says the Spring market begins after the Super Bowl. Well,…

  • Fairfax County Sewage Disposal Site May Move to Reston

    A Fairfax County septic tank disposal site may be relocating from Colvin Run Road road to land owned by the Fairfax County Park Authority in Reston. Fairfax County’s Department of Public Works and Environmental Services briefed…

  • Friday Morning Rundown

    Petition to Fully Fund Schools — The Fairfax Education Association has an online petition for county supervisors to fully fund the Fairfax County Schools Budget. [Actionnetwork.org] Love In the Afternoon — The Reston Community Center…

  • Thanks to our Advertisers and Sponsors

    On Fridays, we take a moment to thank our sponsors and advertisers: Greater Reston Chamber of Commerce, the business community for the vibrant region. The Harrison, luxury apartments near Reston Town Center. Berry & Berry, PLLC,…

  • More Development May Be Heading for Plaza America Area

    A Reston developer has filed a rezoning application in order to develop a parcel of land adjacent to Plaza America. Linden Development owns the 6.3-acre property known as Triangle Park, as well as several other…

  • Update: Reston Town Center Pedestrian Bridge Now Open

    The pedestrian bridge that links Reston Town Center’s Bluemont Way and the Discovery Square office buildings off Sunset Hills Road is finally reopen. The bridge had been closed for months, prompting several Reston Now readers to…

  • FAA: Drones Can Take to the Sky in Reston Once Again

    Reston-area drone owners will still be able to fly their aircraft — at least around here. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has amended its rule put in place in January that banned flying unmanned aircraft in…

  • Del. Ken Plum: A Debatable Deal on Guns

    This is an opinion column from Del. Ken Plum (D), who represents Reston in Virginia’s House of Delegates. It does not reflect the opinion of Reston Now. Opponents of legislation to prevent gun violence have…

  • Dog Park Hours to Change in Keeping With New Noise Rules

    When the sun is down, your dog should go home. And you both should sleep in on the weekend. That is the message from Fairfax County, which has slightly altered the hours of county dog parks…

  • Thursday Morning Rundown

    Metro Ridership Way Down — Even with recent expansion with the Silver Line, shoddy Metro service contributing to ridership levels seen more than a decade ago. [Washington Post] In Virginia, It’s George Washington’s Day, Not…

  • Lake Anne-Area Senior Housing Redvelopment Plan Back in Play

    More than a year after a plan to redevelop Lake Anne Fellowship House fell apart, the foundation that runs the senior housing says new plans are on the table. Fellowship Square Foundation announced on Wednesday it…

  • New Public Art Making Its Mark Outside County Building in Reston

    Reston’s latest public art piece is being installed at the new Fairfax County North Governmental Center. Crews have been busy the last two days installing a metal sculpture by Washington, DC, artist Matt Duffy near the…

  • Pet of the Week: Lucy Rocket

    This week’s Reston Pet of the Week is Lucy Rocket, who lives with her people near Lake Audubon. Here is what her owner, Laura, has to say about her: Lucy Rocket came to live with…