FFXnow Daily Debriefing for July 5, 2024

Around the city

Published on July 5, 2024 at 21:00

Good Friday evening, Fairfax County. Let’s look back at today’s stories and look ahead to tomorrow’s events calendar.

🕗 News review

The following articles were published earlier today – July 5, 2024.

Since today is Friday, we also have a list of most read articles of the weekbelow.

  1. NEW: Developer plans next phase of Reston Town Center expansion (15612 views)
  2. Work begins to restore historic Heron House on Lake Anne in Reston (8451 views)
  3. Another fast-food operator could renovate Reston’s former Burger King (7071 views)
  4. Fairfax County Public Library Director resigns, search for successor underway (6199 views)
  5. “High-end” shooting range with smoking lounge planned in Tysons (5977 views)
  6. The McLean estate that Amelia Earhart once visited is now on the real estate market (4781 views)
  7. Man arrested after Viennese bar reports homophobic harassment (4656 views)
  8. NEW: NRA headquarters and neighboring office to be remodeled, according to reports (4578 views)
  9. New data illustrates Reston’s trend toward mixed-use development (4294 views)

📅 Upcoming events

Here you will find information about Saturday events throughout the district from our events calendar.

⛈️ Forecast for Saturday

After 11 a.m., scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected, followed by partly sunny skies and highs of 95°F, while the heat index may reach 103°F. Southwest winds around 7 mph with a 40% chance of precipitation. More showers and thunderstorms are expected before 2 a.m. Saturday evening, with mostly cloudy skies and lows of 73°F. Southwest winds around 6 mph becoming light and variable and a 50% chance of precipitation. Visit for more information.

🌅 The sunset tonight

The MonumentCam screenshot above is used with permission of the Trust for the National Mall and courtesy of EarthCam.

We hope you have a great weekend! Feel free to discuss the most read stories of the week, upcoming weekend events or anything else that is of local interest in the comments. 👋