Here are some of the share-worthy stories from Virginia and DC Patches to talk about tonight:
For Marcellus Phillips, experiencing homelessness is a terrible feeling.
Barkhaus, a dog park and restaurant concept, will open on Saturday, Oct. 17 in Alexandria. It is located at 529 East Howell Avenue, the former location of Flat Top Burger.
The Leesburg Kiwanis Club is holding two wave-parades on Halloween, featuring eight decorated vehicles that will travel through neighborhoods in the town.
A Sterling man died in a car crash Wednesday afternoon on Old Ox Road near Dulles Airport, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office.
On Thursday, the Virginia Department of Health reported 1,331 additional coronavirus cases, bringing the cumulative total to 162,941 cases. The seven-day average of positive PCR tests remains below 5 percent for the state as a whole.
Fairfax-based nonprofit Britepaths is seeking donations to fund its October 2020 eviction prevention campaign, with a goal of raising $150,000 to meet the increasing demand for rental assistance from Fairfax County families who are falling behind on their rent due to the coronavirus pandemic.