Letter: Questions on NPS Tree Removal ­

Letter to the Editor

The C&O Canal NHP contains some County, State and National Champion trees.

Letter: Schools Project Threatens Brickyard Farmland

Letter to the Editor

We are sending you an important update on the Brickyard Farmland, and a call to action.

Letter: Criminal Justice Process at Work

Letter to the Editor

The Arlington community is obviously relieved to learn that an arrest has been made in the case of Bonnie Black — the victim who was murdered in her home.

Woodpecker Has to Find a New Home

To the Editor

The last corner tree came down in Great Falls today.

Letter: Goodbye Tree in Great Falls

To the Editor

This week, the Virginia Department of Transportation is poised to complete their demolition of the original canopy of white oak trees over downtown Great Falls.

Letter: Disappointed

To the Editor

I just wanted to write to you to let you know how disappointed I was to see the recent Great Falls Connection cover.

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Fairfax To End Veteran Homelessness

Every veteran has a story, and a path to housing.

Jameel Mubaarik of Reston is a 63-year-old Army veteran and mechanical engineer, a former Reston homeowner.

Column: Finding Your Passion

And leaving your legacy.

I think everyone strives to find their passion — whether in their professional work life or an outside interest.

Column: Honor and Remember Veterans


While we set aside Nov. 11 as a special day to honor and remember our veterans, we should continuously endeavor to serve our veterans as well as they have served their nation.

Coming: Children’s Connection 2015

Get ready to send your submissions soon.

During the last week of each year, The Connection devotes its entire issue to the creativity of local students and children.

Column: In Search of Sound Science and Transparency


Now more than ever, the application of sound science is critical to decisions impacting our Potomac Subregion.

Letter: Inaccurate Commentary

To the Editor

We appreciate the coverage Reston Connection provided the hearing on the South Lakes High School addition, particularly the continuing sub-standard stormwater management by Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS). The article accurately reports the dialogue on the matter at the hearing.

Commentary: The Chicken and the Egg

A chicken or egg kind of debate has been going on in Virginia recently as a result of a report from the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Commission (JLARC).

Commentary: The Reston Farmers Market and More in Reston

Reston is at its peak of fall finery.

Letter: Springfield Senior Center Petition Moves Forward

To the Editor

On Election Day, Nov. 3, 2015, the petition for permanent facility(ies) by the Burke/West Springfield Senior Center (BWSSCWoW) received strong support with 4,226 votes or 18.7 percent of total votes cast by Springfield District voters.