Week in Review: New McLean Principal, RNC Interviews and More
A look back at the top stories in McLean from Aug. 27 to Sept. 2.
In case you weren't checking into McLean Patch every day (and if you didn't, you should start by signing up for our daily email newsletter), here is a round-up of what happened around the neighborhood this week.
- In our weekly crime round-up, Fairfax County Police reported several McLean incidents including a vehicle pursuit that led police from Arlington, up the Beltway, into Maryland and back again.
- Barbara Comstock (McLean resident and Virginia delegate) spoke at the Republican National Convention in Tampa Tuesday afternoon. Later in the week, Patch caught up with her in a one-on-one video interview.
- New freshmen arrive at Langley and McLean High. How is it already back to school time again? Didn't the summer fly by?
- Tysons Galleria will soon add Lilly Pulitzer to its roster of high-end retail.
- One Tysons Corner-area deli was shut down recently by the health department. Read more about it in our weekly restaurant inspection reports.
- It was a good night for high school football in McLean. Langley defeated Herndon at home. McLean topped Washington-Lee at an away game in Arlington.
- McLean High School picked a new principal just in time for the start of the new school year.
- Two power outages in Tysons Corners caused several shops and restaurants to go dark on Thursday afternoon and Friday morning.