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  • Morning Notes

    ITT Tech Protest Only Included One Student — A protest outside ITT Tech’s shareholder meeting in Rosslyn earlier this week reportedly included only one person who had actually been a student at the for-profit school. The…

  • Libby Garvey to Honor Late Husband with Bike Ride

    County Board member Libby Garvey and other cyclists will brave the heat on Saturday, riding up to 100 miles as part of the second Annual Kennan Garvey Memorial Ride. The cyclists will bike on the…

  • All-You-Can-Eat Crab Festival Coming to Arlington for D.C. Beer Week

    D.C. Beer Week is less than two weeks away and one of its most popular events will take place in Arlington. Local brewery DC Brau and Quarterdeck Restaurant (1200 Fort Myer Drive) are partnering to put…

  • Wellness Matters: 10 Ways Yoga Can Improve Your Health

    The following weekly column is written and sponsored by Virginia Hospital Center, a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network and one of America’s 100 Top Hospitals for the third year in a row. Your prana and your chakras…

  • Arlington Pet of the Week: Huckleberry

    This week’s Arlington Pet of the Week is Huckleberry, a 6-month-old puppy. Huckleberry is new to Arlington and loves playing with his stuffed toy alligator. Here’s what Huck’s parents had to say about him: Huckleberry…

  • New Grant to Help Keep People With Mental Illness Out of Jail

    Arlington’s Department of Human Services will now be able to staff its Mental Health Crisis Intervention Center around the clock thanks to a state grant. DHS received a $222,225 grant, from the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and…

  • Deer takes the stage at area theater

    WASHINGTON — An area theater company hosted an unusual, and unplanned, cameo on Tuesday. A deer wandered into the Signature Theatre, in Arlington, Virginia, and made it all the way to the stage before being ushered off,…

  • Morning Notes

    Justice Dept. Investigating Arlington Jail — The Justice Department has launched an investigation into treatment of deaf inmates at the Arlington County Detention Center. That follows a lawsuit by a deaf inmate who said he…

  • Injured Veteran Cycling From San Diego to Arlington

    For much of this summer, combat-injured Marine veteran and double-amputee Toran Gaal has been on a cross-country cycling trip to Arlington. On June 1, Gaal set off from San Diego on his “Ride Across America,” an almost…

  • AFAC Works With Local Companies to Feed Families

    The Arlington Food Assistance Center has been exploring ways to serve hungry families in Arlington by partnering with local businesses and larger corporations. To that end, AFAC recently started Sponsor Purchased Food, a program through which corporations…

  • Road Work, Lane Closures Coming to Spout Run Parkway

    The National Park Service this week is beginning a project to repave Spout Run Parkway. The two-month project will result in lane closures and rush hour delays between the GW Parkway and Lorcom Lane. From…

  • Downed Power Line Knocks Out Power in South Arlington

    A downed power line at S. Chesterfield Road and S. Columbus Street has knocked out power to parts of South Arlington and Alexandria this afternoon. As of 3:35 p.m., more than 1,200 Dominion customers are reported to…

  • Ask Will: Estimating the Real Cost of an As-Is Home

    This regularly-scheduled sponsored Q&A  column is written by Will Wiard, Arlington-based real estate broker, voted one of Washington’s Best Realtors of 2015 by Washingtonian. Please submit your questions via email. Q: My wife and I recently…

  • Woman Sexually Assaulted in Courthouse

    A woman was sexually assaulted in the Courthouse area early Saturday morning. Arlington County Police say a 25-year-old woman was walking home from a Friday night out in Clarendon when a man began trying to…

  • VDOT to Hold Open Meeting for Future I-395, Glebe Road Repairs

    Arlington residents will have a chance to ask questions and weigh in on upcoming repairs to the interchange of I-395 and Glebe Road. Virginia Department of Transportation will hold an open house tonight (Tuesday) from 6:30-8:30 p.m.…