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  • Arlington and D.C. are top cities for graduates

    Arlington and the District make the top five on a list of best cities for college graduates. That list is based on jobs that require a degree, salaries and cost of living. Financial planning site…

  • Curious Grape Closes, Italian Restaurant to Open Soon

    The Curious Grape, the wine bar and shop in Shirlington, closed Saturday night, but a new restaurant will be taking its place shortly. Coming in to the location on 2900 S. Quincy Street will be…

  • Local Woof: Is Your Dog Overweight?

    Editor’s Note: The Local Woof is a column that’s sponsored and written by the staff of Woofs! Dog Training Center. Woofs! has full-service dog training, boarding, and daycare facilities, near Shirlington and Ballston. More than half of the dogs…

  • Taste of Arlington Returns May 17

    The annual Taste of Arlington food festival in Ballston will be back for 2015 on Sunday, May 17. Last year, the festival drew a record 40,000 attendees, according to its organizer, the Ballston Business Improvement District.…

  • ‘Disruptive’ Media Startup to Launch Next Month

    Editor’s Note: Sponsored by Monday Properties and written by ARLnow.com, Startup Monday is a weekly column that profiles Arlington-based startups and their founders. The Ground Floor, Monday’s office space for young companies in Rosslyn, is now open. The Metro-accessible space features a…

  • New ‘Daily Show’ Host Performing at Drafthouse Next Week

    South African comedian Trevor Noah will succeed Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show, and next week he’s coming to Arlington. Noah, 31, is scheduled to perform seven shows at the Arlington Cinema and…

  • Crystal City 5K Fridays Start This Week

    It’s almost April which means it’s almost time for Crystal City’s 5K Fridays to start up again. Starting this week, four 5K races will be held on consecutive Fridays — April 3, 10, 17 and…

  • Morning Notes

    Wounded Marine’s Golf Clubs Stolen – Retired Marine Lt. Col. Justin Constantine had a couple of his beloved, custom-made golf clubs stolen from Arlington’s Army Navy Country Club after accidentally leaving them at the driving range.…

  • Arlington Agenda (March 30-April 5)

    Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County. If you’d like to see your event featured, fill out the event submission form. Also, be sure to check out our event…

  • A perfect blend: Pizza Vinoteca takes the pie for pizza and wine in Ballston

    Love pizza and wine? You’ll love what the chef is doing at Pizza Vinoteca in Ballston. Thirty-six wines by-the-glass, plus wine in the pizza crust. Here’s what you need to know.

  • New Tobacco and Coffee Shop Open in Crystal City

    Burn & Brew, a new shop that specializes in tobacco and coffee, is open on 23rd Street S. in Crystal City. Owner Taha Humayun opened the doors to his new shop on March 18, just a…

  • Households Earning at Least $200K Are Now Biggest Group in Arlington

    (Updated at 3:30 p.m.) The proportion of Arlington households making at least $200,000 annually has tripled in the past decade. As part of the county’s ongoing Community Facilities Study, staff from the county government and Arlington…

  • Bomb Threat Closes Pentagon Centre Mall

    Updated at 2:40 p.m.: The Arlington County Police Department has cleared the scene. It is re-opening roads in the area, and shoppers and employees will soon be able to re-enter the mall. Earlier: The Pentagon Centre Mall…

  • Open Houses in Arlington This Weekend

    The real estate inventory in Arlington is booming, and this week’s listings include a two-bedroom condo in Virginia Square for $435,000 and a new four-bedroom townhouses near Columbia Pike for $870,000. See our real estate section for…

  • Crime Report: Chokeholds and Knockouts

    A man was robbed by a team of thieves on Columbia Pike early Wednesday morning, according to this week’s Arlington County crime report. Police say a male suspect put the victim in a chokehold while…