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Suicide and Trauma Sound Alarm for First Responders

Fairfax County Chief of Police takes action to relieve stress and encourage officers to ask for help when needed.

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Volunteerism At Its CORE

Second annual Reston Superhero Splash & Dash introduces young athletes to multisport lifestyle.

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Imposing Art in Herndon, Humble Reston Artist

After nearly 50 years, a light shines on the artist and his works.

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Looking Cool for School in Herndon and Reston

Salon gives free haircuts to local students.

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Art Studio Opens in Herndon

Offers works of art, artistic social gatherings and classes.

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Thousands Watch Lake Anne Cardboard Boat Regatta

Men, women and children climb aboard and race to benefit Reston Historic Trust & Museum.

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National Night Out 2019 in Reston

Police and community partnerships strengthened.

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Town of Herndon Celebrates National Night Out

Herndon Police strengthen partnerships with the community.

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Selecting a New Life for Historic Ellmore Farmhouse

Park Authority welcomes comments on curator applications.

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Literary Voice for All

Step out of the bubble – bridge the gap between five generations.

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The Chance to Climb Aboard in Reston

Reston Association presents Totally Trucks.

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Making the Right Choices: Involvement and Academics

South Lakes graduate receives a surprise $200,000 scholarship.

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Proposed Site Revisions for RTC North Plan

Curvilinear streets and parks in forested areas suggested.

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From the Field to the Universe

Herndon High athlete turned sci-fi author.

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Wanted by the FBI

Suspected serial bank robber hits Herndon, again.

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Youth-powered Community

In Fairfax County’s 71st 4-H Fair and Carnival, community’s young people shine.

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Murder at Hunters Woods Investigated

Hudgins holds Community Meeting to assure residents.

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Court Rules On Herndon House Concert Events

Fairfax County Circuit Court reverses the Town of Herndon’s BZA decision.

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Rainbow Flag Flies at Reston Church

“We will not be stopped by acts of hate,” said Rev. Dr. Debra W. Haffner

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Reston Community Center Board Seeks Budget Input

Commercial properties share costs for RCC equally.

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Coffee Roaster Brews Community Support in Herndon

Patrons amp up with a cup of joe or two for RecycleLife at Weird Brothers Coffee.

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Stewards of the Land in Herndon

Virginia Conservation Assistance Program changes the landscape and more at Herndon Friends Meeting House.

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Free Concerts Build Community in Herndon

Music at Arrowbrook Park Concert Series kicks off.

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Pride of Herndon Honors D-Day Heroes

Herndon High Marching Band sees the war through the eyes of the 'greatest generation.'

Herndon and D-Day

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The End of Small Change Consignment in Reston — Or Is It?

Iconic children's clothing and toy consignment closes at Lake Anne Plaza.

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Patriotism, BBQs & Basking in the Hot Sun at Lake Fairfax

Independence Day Celebration offered more than fireworks.

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A Home of Their Own – Part I: Preserving Decent and Affordable Housing in Herndon

Corporate funds sought to support program needs.

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Seven Good Men Go Missing in Herndon

Wanted: Lost mayors of Herndon.

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Free Food and BBQ Lunches

Programs provide consistent access to adequate food.

For some households in the community, summer vacation can mean food insecurity, as consistent access to adequate food is limited by a lack of money and other resources.

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Environmental Change Through Youth Games and Activities

Fifth Annual Fairfax County Environmental Education Conference held.

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Hard Day's Night Rocks Reston Pavilion

Beatlemania hits Reston Town Center

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Savoring the Flavor of Reston

Agora wins First Place award in 2019 Taste of Reston Competition.

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Love Your Body Yoga Festival Held in Reston

Good for the body and good for nonprofit ‘Friends of Southgate Community Center, Inc.’

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Hot Towels, Shave and Cut Services in Herndon

Town Barber opens for men and women in new downtown development.

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Pride of Herndon Honors D-Day in Normandy

Represents the United States at the 75th Anniversary of D-Day.

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Oakton High School: Goodbye Alma Mater

Fifty-first Commencement Exercises.

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State-of-the-Art Retirement Living Opens in Reston

Community Theatre named after two service-minded Restonians.

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Pride Runs Deep in Reston

LGBTQ+ community celebrated, respected and affirmed at second Annual Reston Pride Festival.

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Gardens of Note in Reston

Reston Chorale presents self-guided tour as fundraiser and community event.

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Round-by-Round

Two Herndon students compete at the 2019 Scripps National Spelling Bee.

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