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Dupont Brook Brothers Remodel; Floor & Decor's New Store

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DUPONT CIRCLE—The Brooks Brothers store at 1201 Connecticut Avenue NW is temporarily closed for renovations, and will reopen in Fall 2014.

FAIRFAX CORNER—During the month of July, local furniture and decor shop The Nest Egg will be donating a portion of all orders of upholstered furniture from Lee Industries to Journey 4 A Cure in Ashburn, VA, an organization that helps kids who are fighting childhood cancers. The funds will go to Journey 4 A Cure's iPad Program, which provides iPads with educational apps to children who spend most of their time in hospital for treatment.

WOODBRIDGE—Saturday, July 12 is the grand opening celebration for Floor & Decor's new 80,000 square-foot Potomac Mills store at 14041 Worth Ave. This is the chain's second store in Virginia, and grand opening festivities include face-painting, complimentary icy treats, a Nascar Race Car Simulator, and a chance to win $500,000.