Herndon Connection

Fairfax County Board of Supervisors

September 17 2020
18, 2016, Supervisor Catherine M. Hudgins requested and the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors approved appointment of three Reston residents to the nine-member Reston Community Center Board of Governors. A “no” vote will send a message to the county Board of Supervisors that higher taxes..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Oak Hill/Herndon Opinion

September 17 2020
To the members of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors who recently voted to move forward on a public hearing for a total ban on firearms in public places within Fairfax County, I ask a simple question: what problem is this solving? There will be nothing leisurely about this Labor..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Arlington Ballot Questions

September 17 2020
Alfonso Lopez (D-49) is poised to be in a leadership position helping to guide the agenda of a party that has not been in power since the 1990s. But that’s only if he makes it through the primary. Democrats swept all three statewide seats this week and picked up so..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Oak Hill/Herndon Connection

September 17 2020
Butler stepped to the podium at the 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony to comme... As symbols of racial tension and injustice seemed ubiquitous this summer, a group of parishioners at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Alexandria ... Over the last month, the Virginia General Assembly has been in what’s..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Great Falls Connection

September 17 2020
Paul's Episcopal Church in Alexandria ... Over the last month, the Virginia General Assembly has been in what’s called a “special session” to address voting in the forthcoming election, the... To the members of the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors who recently voted to move forward on a..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

The Fight for Paid Leave

September 17 2020
Gazette File Photo Baseline support for a paid sick day policy in Virginia Baseline support for paid sick days by demographic characteristics The fight for paid sick days is on hold for now, and advocates have moved to a fallback position for the special session of the Virginia General Assembly:..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Opinion: Commentary: Facilitating Voting, Adjusting the Budget and Tackling Criminal Justice

September 17 2020
We have been juggling our jobs, families and other responsibilities to serve the public in this historic session. The legislature had to revisit the state budget because the covid-19 pandemic has seriously impacted the budget we approved in February 2020. Revenues have stabilized somewhat and..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Fairfax County School Board

September 16 2020
Supervisor John Cook (R-Braddock) said he much preferred this night to the one when he was elected to his first term. A close race with his opponent meant waiting around until late into the evening. This year, Cook defeated Democrat Janet Oleszek by a more handy margin of about six..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Oak Hill/Herndon Sports

September 16 2020
31,” Dada said. “We really need a Christmas miracle to go through this transition and survive it.” With less than two minutes to play, it appeared the Seahawks had made an improbable comeback to advance to the region semifinals. After falling behind 14-0, they had scored three unanswered..... Read More.


Herndon Connection

Horses as Co-Therapists?

September 16 2020
Julie Fischer McCarter-Shoot Photo Inc. "I saw these kids coming from foster homes and oftentimes reading their charts, the amount of trauma and neglect [they had experienced] was horrifying. Where do you even start?" Dr. Ioana Marcus, LPC, Gestalt Equine Psychotherapist already had quite a few..... Read More.


Wired

Portlands Face-Recognition Ban Is a New Twist on Smart Cities | WIRED

September 21 2020
The first big US city to prohibit private businesses from using the technology reflects rising skepticism of new tools..... Read More.


Hello Magazine

Meghan Markle is cold calling strangers in America - find out why | HELLO!

September 21 2020
The Duchess of Sussex's friend Gloria Steinem spoke about Meghan's political activities.. Read More.


Entrepreneur

Founder of Tesla Rival Nikola Resigns Following SEC Probe Into Electric Truck Business

September 21 2020
“Nikola is truly in my blood and always will be, and the focus should be on the Company and its world-changing mission,..... Read More.


Entrepreneur

5 Lessons From Late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 21 2020
In light of her passing last weekend at the age of 87, we have decided to update and republish the article in recognition..... Read More.


Wired

A New Tool Detects Counterfeit WhiskeyWithout Wasting a Drop | WIRED

September 21 2020
Bogus booze has been infiltrating the market, so physicists found a way to test for authenticity while keeping the..... Read More.


Wired

1More ColorBuds Review: The Comfiest Earbuds Around | WIRED

September 21 2020
The successor to WIRED’s favorite earbuds, these comfortable, affordable wireless headphones are our new top..... Read More.


Fast Company

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's fight for economic inclusion

September 21 2020
I’m a breadwinner mom who fought to be paid equitably twice and won thanks to Justice Ginsburg. ..... Read More.


Fortune

Fortune - Fortune 500 Daily & Breaking Business News

September 21 2020
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