Good News: Pumpkin Patches, Lasagna Love, Girl Named Eagle Scout

Deb Belt
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VIRGINIA — Good news stories recently included communities making Money magazine's Best Places to Live live, top area pumpkin patches, the date for the next Wegman's store opening, a $177K lottery winner, a NoVA girl is one of the first female Eagle Scouts, a chance to win a free roof for the holidays, and businesses share their news with Patch readers.

Plus, when and where to look for fall foliage colors, the healthiest communities in northern Virginia, spooky haunts to visit this month, a birthday parade for a 103-year-old, the National Museum of the Army sets an opening date, Lasagna Love feeds hungry residents, and more in our roundup of good news stories from DC and Virginia Patch sites this week.

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This article originally appeared on the Across Virginia Patch