Family Splash on Friday at RCC, Fairfax Co. “Discovery Trail” Map Guide

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  • Less than 15 percent of new rentals built in D.C. since 2014 were affordable (via Curbed DC)
  • Quiz: Where in D.C. should you buy your first home? (via Curbed DC)
  • File this under the #nicetodream category: The driveway is becoming the main event — some boast their own roadside attractions, extensive landscaping and even a pro race track. (via WSJ)
  • In that same file: A shortage of developed land is driving up lot prices in affluent areas like Beverly Hills, Southampton, Miami and Chicago. (via WSJ)

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Reston makes list of neighborhoods where home prices remain steady; IMAX “A Beautiful Planet” comes to Udvar-Hazy April 29

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  • Reston made the list of five metro D.C. neighborhoods where home prices remain steady (Washingtonian, April 18, 2016)
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is seeking a zoning change in order to build a 16,558-square-foot location at Crowell and Hunter Mill roads, according to RestonNow. The church plans a one-story building with 292 seats and 233 parking spots.
  • Lake Anne Brew House opened April 16 to so many customers that it’s taking time off to brew more beer, according to RestonNowIt will re-open April 29.
  • Madewell will open April 27 in the former Ben & Jerry’s space in Reston Town Center.
  • Ben & Jerry’s is scheduled to re-open April 30 at 11916 Market St.

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D.C. Metro’s Purple Line is set to begin construction

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We’re seeing purple!

And soon, folks who live between New Carrollton and Bethesda will be, too.

The much-discussed and long-awaited Purple Line is finally on schedule to begin construction.

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