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  • Local Resident Creates Petition to Save Sidewalk Garden

    A garden in front of a Columbia Forest home is center of a debate between the county’s Department of Environmental Services and a local resident. Maraea Harris created a Change.org petition to save her garden, which…

  • Open Houses in Arlington this Weekend

    There’s lots going on this weekend as the weather warms back up. Between watching the full moon on Saturday night and pondering whether Tropical Storm Erika will come our way, take a look at some of…

  • Business at Independent Pike Coffee Shop Steady Despite New Starbucks

    Business is reportedly robust at Rappahannock Coffee (2406 Columbia Pike) despite a new Starbucks moving across the street. The independent coffee shop, which once was the only cafe serving the portion of the Pike around Penrose…

  • Arlington’s Most Lecherous ZIP Codes, As Determined by the Ashley Madison Hack

    (Updated at 12:25 p.m.) Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, Pentagon City, Crystal City and Rosslyn have the highest percentage of Ashley Madison users in Arlington, according to the hacked user list from the site. The now-notorious…

  • Morning Notes

    Middle School to Hold ‘Road Show’ — Thomas Jefferson Middle School Principal Keisha Boggan and administrators will be holding a neighborhood meet and greet this coming Tuesday. The “TJMS Road Show” will feature “hot dogs,…

  • Just Listed in Arlington

    Just Listed highlights Arlington properties that just came on the market within the past week. This feature is written and sponsored by Team Cathell, “Your Orange Line Specialists.” The real estate market in Arlington finally slowed…

  • More Details on Queen Ammanisa, the Uyghur Restaurant Coming to Crystal City

    The area’s first Uyghur restaurant will be opening this fall in Crystal City, according to one of its owners, Emam Maimaiti. The restaurant will open in the space of the recently closed Charlie Chiang’s (320…

  • Unhappy Park Visitors Take Frustrations Out on Yelp

    Despite the cries of many residents for more open, green space in the county, not all park goers are happy with the parks that currently exist in Arlington. Among otherwise glowing reviews, there are a…

  • Healthy Paws: Bringing Home (a Human) Baby

    Editor’s Note: Healthy Paws is a new column sponsored and written by the owners of Clarendon Animal Care, a full-service, general practice veterinary clinic. The clinic is located 3000 10th Street N., Suite B. and can be reached…

  • Progressive Voice: Redistricting Failures Hurt Arlington

    Progressive Voice is a weekly opinion column. The views and opinions expressed in this column are those of the individual author and do not necessarily reflect the views of their organization or ARLnow.com. Arlington’s progressive…

  • The Right Note: August Quick Hits

    The Right Note is a weekly opinion column. The views and opinions expressed in the column are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of ARLnow.com. Arlington Public Schools Superintendent Patrick…

  • Peter’s Take: Trees Die at Wakefield High

    Peter’s Take is a weekly opinion column. The views and opinions expressed in this column are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of ARLnow.com. For nearly a year, residents of…

  • Spotluck Spotlight: A-Town Bar and Grill

    A-Town Bar and Grill Specialty sushi, classic American food, and a lively atmosphere Ballston neighborhood, one block from metro Loco for Coco – The Coconut Chicken Tenders are the perfect mix of savory and sweet.…

  • ART Buses to Park At Four Mile Run Property While New Garage is Built

    The LaPorte property at 3600 S. Four Mile Run will be the temporary home of ART buses until a new facility is finished in the Crystal City area. The temporary housing of buses is one of…

  • Morning Poll: Pod Transit on Columbia Pike?

    The Columbia Heights Civic Association will meet next month to discuss the possibility of a pod transit system on Columbia Pike. Such a system could help ease congestion on the Pike, which is currently choked…