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  • No Arlington streetcar, so now what?

    ARLINGTON, Va. — With the Arlington streetcar dead, lawmakers are discussing what will happen on Columbia Pike and what alternatives can help revitalize the corridor. County Manager Barbara Donnellan presented the county board with a…

  • 2 injured, one critically, in Arlington parking-lot hit-and-run

    WASHINGTON — One man has life-threatening injuries and another was hurt during an unusual hit-and-run in Arlington on Tuesday afternoon. ABC7 reports that Noormustafa Shaikh is in critical condition after he was hit and dragged…

  • BREAKING: SUV Runs Over Man on Columbia Pike

    (Updated at 11:55 p.m.) A man is in critical condition after being run over by an SUV in a parking lot on Columbia Pike Tuesday evening. The incident happened at approximately 4:45 p.m., in the parking lot…

  • State Senate Shoots Down Ebbin and Favola’s Gun Control Bills

    All gun control bills proposed by Democrats that went before the Virginia Senate Courts of Justice Committee yesterday were defeated. Among the legislation struck down was a bill from Sen. Adam Ebbin (D) that would have made it…

  • Ask Adam: Defining an Arlington Bedroom

    This regularly-scheduled sponsored Q&A column is written by Adam Gallegos, Arlington-based real estate broker, voted one of Arlington Magazine’s Best Realtors of 2013 & 2014. Please submit your questions via email. Q. I can’t seem to find a…

  • Two Hundred Pounds of Meat Stolen From AFAC

    (Updated at 2:20 p.m.) A burglar made off with 200 pounds of meat between Friday night and Saturday morning, just before the Arlington Food Assistance Center was set to give out its weekly meals to families in Nauck.…

  • Looking Back at the Top Stories of 2010 (Part 3)

    ARLnow.com is holding its fifth anniversary bash in Crystal City tonight from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. If you haven’t booked your tickets yet, you can still do so through 5:00 p.m. on Eventbrite. Tickets will…

  • APS to Students: Stop Being Mean to Us on Twitter

    Arlington Public Schools wants students to stop launching expletive-filled tirades at its Twitter account. Yesterday @APSVirginia tweeted a “friendly reminder” for those mentioning it in tweets to “be respectful.” “We remove followers who don’t,” the…

  • Morning Notes

    Encouraging Residency for Top County Staff — Top Arlington County officials should be encouraged to live in Arlington, County Board members said over the weekend, but they stopped short of saying that it should be a…

  • New Veterinary Clinic Now Open in Clarendon

    Drs. Natasha Ungerer and Kayleen Gloor have recently opened Clarendon Animal Care, located at 3000 10th Street N., Suite B. The location previously housed Ellen’s Futons, but has been transformed into a state-of-the-art veterinary care…

  • APS to Open on Two Hour Delay

    Arlington Public Schools are opening on a two hour delay this morning due to concerns about icy conditions. From APS: APS schools and offices will open two hours late today and all schools will end…

  • Police: Man Tried to Kiss Uber Driver, Then Stole Her Phone

    A drunk Arlington resident tried to kiss the driver of his Uber ride then stole her phone when his unwanted advances were rebuffed, according to Arlington County police. The incident happened just after 6:00 p.m. Saturday…

  • Mike Isabella’s Kapnos Taverna opens Tuesday, Summer House opening

    A bout of bad weather doesn’t appear to be delaying this week’s planned restaurant openings in Greater Washington, which include Mike Isabella’s first spot in Arlington and the first of two restaurants from a national…

  • Summers in Courthouse to Reopen

    Salt and pepper shakers are still on the tables at Summers Grill and Sports Bar, which closed at the end of last month, and customers will soon join them. The restaurant, which opened in 1982…

  • Local Woof: Surviving Your Dog’s Adolescence

    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. Much like in humans, your dog…