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  • 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.

  • Bomb Threat Closes Pentagon Centre Mall

    (Updated at 1:35 p.m.) The Pentagon Centre Mall is under evacuation this afternoon as the Arlington County Police Department investigates a bomb threat. The ACPD brought bomb-sniffing dogs to the complex that includes a Best Buy and…

  • 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…

  • Arlington Startup Founder Testifies Before Congress About Patent Trolls

    Todd Moore, inventor of the White Noise app and founder of app development company TMSoft, testified before Congress this week (his testimony begins at 1:06:40), advocating for a bill that would curb “patent trolling.” Patent…

  • Morning Notes

    New Democratic County Board Contender — A field of six has been finalized for the Democratic Arlington County Board primary. The candidates include all five who spoke before the Arlington County Democratic Committee earlier this…

  • 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.” It’s been a great week for buyers in…

  • Confirmed: Starbucks Plans Summer Opening on Columbia Pike

    The rumors are true: a Starbucks is planning on opening in Penrose Square along Columbia Pike. The vacant space at the corner of the Pike and S. Barton Street — where Bar TNT and Society Fair…

  • Asbestos Shuts Down Columbia Pike Preschool

    A Columbia Pike church preschool has shut down indefinitely after asbestos dust was found in the floors. Trinity Episcopal Church‘s School of Early Learning sent out a letter to parents on Tuesday, confirming the presence of asbestos…

  • Peter’s Take: Speed Up Capacity Relief for Oakridge Elementary

    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. In a recent column about the…

  • Progressive Voice: The Link Between Schools, Services and the Economy

    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 ARLnow.com. Arlington residents are focused on…

  • The Right Note: Show Up Tonight

    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. A few years back I…

  • Metro to Debut Next-Generation Train on Blue Line

    The Blue Line will be the recipient of the first of Metro’s next generation of trains next month. The first 7000-series train is scheduled to enter passenger service on Tuesday, April 14, Metro announced today.…

  • Healthy Paws: Caring for a Geriatric Pet

    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…

  • Arlington Tax Assessor’s Office Used as International Model

    Representatives from 16 different countries will visit Arlington to learn how the county assesses properties for tax purposes. Arlington’s Dept. of Real Estate Assessments will be giving representatives from countries like China, India, Turkey and Greece “guidance on proper…