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  • Car Rolls Down Embankment, Lands on Roof Near Four Mile Run

    A single-vehicle accident on S. Arlington Mill Drive ended with the car rolling down an embankment and ending up on its roof. The accident happened just after 2:00 p.m. The driver of a newer-model Acura…

  • Water Main Break Near Columbia Pike Leaves Residents High and Dry

    Residents in various parts of South Arlington have reported low or no water pressure following a significant water main break. The water pressure problems appear to stem from a large water main break on S. Dinwiddie Street…

  • Water main break reported in Arlington

    WASHINGTON — Arlington fire officials are investigating a 20-inch water main break near South Dinwiddie Street and Columbia Pike. Crews are in the area — south of route 50 and west of George Mason Drive…

  • UPDATED: Two-Alarm Fire Near Shirlington

    (Updated at 7:05 p.m.) Arlington County firefighters are on the scene of a two-alarm in South Arlington. The fire was reported in the basement and first floor of condominium on the 2800 block of S. Wakefield Street. As of…

  • Police Investigating Fatal Pentagon City Crash

    A Maryland man died in a single-vehicle crash in Pentagon City Thursday night. The incident happened around 10:15 p.m. Police say 60-year-old John Dawson, of Clinton, Md., was turning left onto 15th Street S. from…

  • WWBG: From Belgium, the Cradle of Craft Brewing

    Editor’s Note: This biweekly column is sponsored by Dominion Wine and Beer (107 Rowell Court, Falls Church). It is written by Garrett Cruce, a Certified Beer Server in the Cicerone Certification Program. At the end of “The Matrix,”…

  • Howell, Hope: State Budget Should Include More Money for Schools

    The Virginia General Assembly concludes the second week of its annual session today, and soon eyes will begin to turn toward passing the state budget. State Sen. Janet Howell (D), who represents the westernmost part of Arlington as…

  • Open Houses in Arlington This Weekend

    The real estate market came back with a vengeance this week, meaning, according to our real estate listing sponsor Team Cathell, prices may start to rise. What better time to check out some open houses? See…

  • Spring Mill Bread Co. Could Come to Pershing Drive

    Whole wheat bakery and cafe Spring Mill Bread Co. might be the latest local retail chain to make the Pershing Drive section of Lyon Park its new home. Spring Mill Bread has locations on Capitol Hill…

  • Judge Saves Witness’ Life in County Courthouse

    (Updated at 11:55 a.m.) An Arlington General District Court judge saved a man’s life in his courtroom Thursday morning, performing CPR after the victim suffered a heart attack. The victim was testifying at the trial of an alleged…

  • Morning Notes

    Fire Victim Identified — The victim of Thursday’s fatal house fire on S. Randolph Street has been identified. Family and friends said 73-year-old Dennis Lee was a retired contractor, a longtime Dallas Cowboys fan and…

  • 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 inventory of Arlington homes for sale jumped…

  • Teen Seriously Injured in Bike Accident

    A teenage girl has suffered serious injuries in a bike accident on a steep downhill portion of S. Walter Reed Drive. Police believe the girl ran into the back of a stopped SUV near the intersection of…

  • Victim of Early Morning House Fire Dies

    The man who was rescued from this morning’s house fire near Shirlington has died from smoke inhalation, according to the Arlington County Fire Department. The victim has not yet been identified, pending notification of his family, ACFD…

  • JUST IN: Arlington Police Chief to Retire

    Arlington County Police Chief Doug Scott is retiring, County Manager Barbara Donnellan told county staff members today. Scott has been police chief in Arlington for 12 years. He began his law enforcement career in 1975 as…