Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Brambleton's Latest News - Loudoun County Resolution celebrates Brambleton's Anniversary
Brambleton invites the public to join Loudoun County’s resolution celebrating Brambleton’s 10 Year Anniversary with a weekend of family-friendly events. On Friday, September 23 and Saturday, September 24, Brambleton Town Center will host the community to celebrate with live music, food, comedians, kids’ entertainment and a special guest appearance from Mix 107.3’s DJ Carson. All events are open to the public. Weekend Event Schedule details: http://is.gd/KD7OEa
September 24th is now Officially “Brambleton Day”
Resolution celebrating Brambleton’s Ten Year Anniversary - Loudoun County Board of Supervisors joins the Brambleton community in celebrating ten wonderful years in Loudoun County on September 24th, 2011. Official Resolution here: http://is.gd/iU34A4
2nd Annual Cacher’s Corner
We will be hosting our 2nd Annual Cacher’s Corner Geocaching Event on Saturday, September 24th from 4-7pm at the Brambleton Welcome Center. Never tried this Global high-tech game before, no problem – here are some instructions and make sure you create your free account here www.geocaching.com. Geocaching Instructions: http://is.gd/XJTShL
Beginning October 17th Bella Ballerina will be open in the Brambleton Town Center. They are a specialty dance school and offer everything from Mommy and Me classes up through age 8 with ballet, jazz & tap classes. More Information: www.brambleton.com/towncenter
Van Metre’s New Model Now Open
Van Metre Home’s “The Ponds” brand new model is now open! Contact Janiece 703.764.5426 for more information or come out this weekend. Camberley Homes “The Boulevard” collection models are anticipated to open in October. More Photos here: http://is.gd/qDtvFR, Builder Info: www.brambleton.com/homesales
Van Metre Homes has opened a brand new townhome collection for sale in the Overlook neighborhood, the “Abbey Mews”. Contact Ernie for more information at 703.764.5432 – he has 3 sales already so don’t miss out on these great new homes! Additional Info: www.brambleton.com/homesales
Emerald Ridge & Overlook Neighborhoods take shape
A few photos of our new neighborhoods that are really starting to take shape with new trails being added. Van Metre even hosted Emerald Ridge’s first Block Party, check out the video here: http://youtu.be/5MJQRPviYTU. More photos here: http://is.gd/R92VKf.
The BTC to host Briar Woods Homecoming Parade
Come out to support Briar Woods High School on Friday, October 14th. We are making their Homecoming Parade a community affair, as we support Briar Woods students and staff. Festivities, including a moon bounce, games, popcorn and cotton candy start at the Brambleton Town Center at 4:30pm. The Parade begins at 5pm – be sure to look for our Bramble10 Anniversary float!
An unthinkable tragedy…a fierce rivalry…a community united. On Friday night, September 2nd, Briar Woods hosted Broad Run in one of the most highly anticipated football games of the season. And regardless of the results on the field, the two teams and the Ashburn community came together in an unprecedented show of support for Ryan Diviniy and his family through an event dubbed “A Battle for a Better Cause.” Read more here: http://is.gd/72EyMU
We have collected some wonderful pictures of our weather patterns in Brambleton that have been supplied to us by our Facebook fans so we decided to create an album. If you have photos you would like to share of Brambleton, please email them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our Wonderful Weather Album: http://is.gd/CNhYt4
Builder Baby Announcement
We are pleased to announce that Hailey Helton from Pulte Homes had a beautiful baby boy, Graham Robert Helton! You may remember Hailey from our Meet the Team album - http://is.gd/e5XITu.
We have some wonderful pictures of Brambleton fans wearing their “BRAM” spirit wear, even in far off places as Italy! If you would like to purchase “BRAM” wear, please contact the HOA office at 703.542.6263 or stop by their office Mon-Fri 9am-5pm. Click here to view all the “BRAM” spirit wear http://goo.gl/qvnna, “BRAM” Spirit Wear Album: http://is.gd/ejtzf0
A special 9/11 Tribute in Brambleton
On September 11th, we captured photos of a neighbor running throughout the Brambleton Town Center for about an hour in honor of all the victims and their families. We hope to join his lead next year!
View more photos here: http://is.gd/xhxHZe
Bramble10 – Counting Down to the Celebration
As we countdown to our 10 Year Celebration we are continuing our themed Contests on facebook. This month we asked our fans to submit a photo of the #10 on their driveway – our winner was “Sing a note & vote” by Eric Levy!
Bramble10 Driveway Design Album: http://is.gd/IzJ53P
Friday Flashback Album: http://isa.gd/CQahx8
Facebook Fan of the Week: http://is.gd/U8j1F9
Meet the Team: http://is.gd/lASe11
Caption That: http://is.gd/hbmOEN
Family Portrait Album: http://is.gd/yJD7Uk
An Evening in Vegas: Betting on a Cure a Huge Success!
Regal Fox 16 Summer Movie Express
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2011 Summer Movie Express film festival–the successor to our Free Family Film Festival. Charging $1 for admissions has really helped us to provide seats to local families interested in these pictures. Admissions directly benefit the Will Rogers Foundation and this year’s admissions raised $9,247. We hope to see you again next summer on Tuesdays and Wednesday at 10AM for the Summer Movie Express! Read more here: http://is.gd/LzLHge
September 18th – Doggone Wild Pool Party*
September 23rd & 24th – Bramble10 Bash: Celebrating 10 Wonderful Years
September 30th – Virginia Wine Factory Grand Opening & Misguided Angels Anniversary
October – La Cucina/SweetFrog anticipated opening
October 1st – Fall Yard Sale
October 14th – Briar Woods Homecoming Parade
October 15th – Neighborhood Camp-Out
October 19th – Bella Ballerina anticipated opening
October 29th – Teen Halloween Night
October 30th – BTC Trick or Treat
Must Read: BCA’s September Newsletter: http://is.gd/KY7dUC
Loudoun County makes CNN Money list for top job growth
Loudoun, also known as the “Silicon Valley of the East,” has one of the nation’s highest concentrations of high-tech firms, CNN Money states. Read more here in the Washington Post Blog: http://is.gd/6UFLvb
After dramatic growth, Ashburn expects even more data centers
"With dozens of these centers, once-rural Loudoun County has remade itself into an information technology powerhouse." Read more here: http://is.gd/e0fFcZ
Local New Home Sales Trump Rest of Nation
The most impressive example is the actual number of new homes being sold and the success of communities and developments throughout the area. At the top of the list is Brambleton - read more here: http://is.gd/rP9bPk
Metro is mapping out some big changes. Next summer, the transit agency plans to realign the Yellow, Blue and Orange lines. It is all part of the plan to make way for the new rail line to Dulles. That will require Metro to change its iconic map, including what to name the new rail line. To Metro’s surprise, the designer of the map is suggesting the Dulles rail line be cherry blossom pink, although it has long been referred to as the Silver line.
Read more here: http://is.gd/6gBWo4
Latest News here: http://is.gd/ewvOw7
Anticipated Travel Time for the Silver Line: http://is.gd/dYkpQc