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  • Long Bridge Park to Host Celebration, ACPD to Close Roads on Fourth of July

    This Saturday, Arlington residents can make their way to Long Bridge Park (475 Long Bridge Drive) to celebrate Independence Day and score fantastic views of the fireworks show just across the Potomac River. The food, games and live…

  • Legal Insider: An Employee’s Right to Final Paycheck

    This is a sponsored column by attorneys John Berry and Kimberly Berry of Berry & Berry, PLLC, an employment and labor law firm located in Reston that specializes in federal employee, security clearance, retirement, and…

  • Arlington Native Named National Ultimate Frisbee MVP

    Arlington native and H-B Woodlawn alumna Alika Johnston has received the ultimate honor. Last month the newly-minted University of Virginia graduate and long-time ultimate frisbee player was presented with the Callahan Award, issued annually to the most valuable collegiate…

  • The Courage Wall Is Coming to Ballston

    Ballston residents are about to get the chance to be more courageous — or at least more honest. The Courage Wall, an interactive community art piece previously housed in Alexandria, is moving to Ballston and…

  • Startup Monday: Website Helps Commuters Go Car Free

    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, plus other local technology happenings. The Ground Floor, Monday’s office space for young companies in Rosslyn, is now open.…

  • Pedestrian Struck Twice, Killed on Route 50

    A pedestrian was struck by two vehicles and killed on Route 50 early Saturday morning. The incident happened at about 1:24 a.m., on Route 50 at the intersection with Montague Street. Police say the man was trying…

  • Morning Notes

    Historic Affairs Board: Preserve Stratford — Arlington’s Historic Affairs and Landmark Review Board has voted unanimously to recommend designating Stratford Junior High School, the current home of the H-B Woodlawn Secondary Program, a local historic district.…

  • Flash Flood Warning Issued for Arlington

    A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for Arlington County and other D.C. area jurisdictions. Forecasters say that a prolonged period of heavy rain is likely to cause flash flooding in some low-lying areas and along…

  • ARLnow Weekend Discussion

    (Updated at 6:20 p.m.) Well, that was a historic week. The history theme will continue this weekend with a patriotic bar crawl tomorrow night in preparation for the 4th of July. If you’d rather focus on recent…

  • Arlington Officials Praise Supreme Court’s Gay Marriage Ruling

    (Updated at 6:20 p.m.) Local officials and politicians have spoken out in support of this morning’s historic Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage in all 50 states. The 5-4 ruling was almost immediately decried by the Catholic…

  • WWBG: Red Wine Blends, Part 2

    Editor’s Note: This biweekly column is sponsored by Dominion Wine and Beer (107 Rowell Court, Falls Church). This column is written by Dominion owner Arash Tafakor. In part one of our red wine blend write up…

  • Open Houses in Arlington This Weekend

    There are few better times to check out open houses in your area than the weekend before a holiday; you can push through a Saturday or Sunday knowing that you’ll soon have a long weekend…

  • ‘Freedom Four’ Race to Close Streets in Rosslyn, Courthouse Sunday

    This Sunday marks the second annual “Freedom Four” race, which will result in some road closures in the Rosslyn and Courthouse areas. To accommodate the four-mile course, the Arlington County Police Department will be closing roads sections of Wilson…

  • Deaf man spent 6 weeks in jail on theft charge, now recanted

    ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — A man whose claim about a stolen iPad left a deaf man jailed for six weeks has now recanted his accusation. Abreham Zemedagegehu (zeh-MAY’-deh-geh-GAY’-hoo), who is homeless, spent six weeks at…

  • Arlington Catholic Diocese Decries Gay Marriage Decision

    Bishop Paul Loverde, the head of the Catholic Diocese of Arlington, has issued a statement opposing today’s 5-4 decision by the Supreme Court to legalize marriage in all fifty states. The Catholic Diocese of Arlington…