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  • ‘Chasin’ Tails’ An Unlikely Restaurant Success Story

    Ten months after first-time restaurateurs Au, Di and Hac Dang, Terrell Wilbourn and their three other partners opened Chasin’ Tails in Westlee, they weren’t sure they’d be in business much longer. “We thought it was over,”…

  • Orangetheory Fitness Opening Location in Ballston

    The second location of Orangetheory Fitness in Arlington is coming to Ballston, just two blocks from the Metro. After opening in Rosslyn last summer, franchise owner Mark Steverson said the reception has been good enough to…

  • Ask Adam: The Value of Guest Parking

    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 live in a small condo…

  • APS Has 5,500 Tablets and Laptops for Individual Student Use

    (Updated at 2:35 p.m.) In response to inquiries from ARLnow.com, Arlington Public Schools has revealed some additional details about its “personalized digital learning initiative.” The program, which has the goal of giving each 2nd-12th grade student…

  • Most of Arlington’s Traffic Cameras Are Unavailable

    None of the traffic cameras on Arlington roads, save for interstate highways like I-66 and I-395, can currently be viewed by the public. When trying to view the cameras on the website Trafficland.com, which the county’s…

  • Tech Tidbits: Data Recovery On Hard Drives with Bad Sectors

    The following article is written and sponsored by Alexander Chamandy of Arlington Virginia Computer Repair, the IT services provider of ARLnow.com. Data recovery technicians are no stranger to hard drives with bad sectors.  In fact…

  • Homeowner Finds Stranger Covered in Vomit in Dining Room

    A 22-year-old Arlington man has been arrested after he was found covered in vomit in an Ashton Heights home. Police say a homeowner on the 700 block of N. Lincoln Street awoke around 2:00 a.m. Saturday,…

  • Man Arrested for Dozens of Car Break-Ins

    Police say they caught a man they suspect of breaking into dozens of cars in Rosslyn “red-handed” over the weekend. The arrest happened around 1:40 a.m. Saturday, on the 1100 block of Wilson Blvd. Arlington County police…

  • Morning Notes

    Snow Chance Today — Arlington may get some snow, sleet and freezing rain this afternoon. The area is under a Winter Weather Advisory, although forecasters think areas north and west of Arlington are at more…

  • Arlington Home Buyer Seminar Tomorrow (Promoted)

    Are you considering buying a home in Arlington or the DC area in 2015? If so, attend this Arlington home buyer seminar in Ballston tomorrow, Wednesday, March 4th. Three industry experts – Joe Zamoiski of…

  • Don Tito in Clarendon to Open Next Week

    (Updated at 5:10 p.m.) Don Tito is expected to open next week in Clarendon. The “tacos, tequila and beer” spot will be opening in the former Eventide space at 3165 Wilson Blvd. Scott Parker, one of…

  • St. Patrick’s Day Bar Crawl Returns March 21

    The Shamrock Crawl, an annual bar crawl in Clarendon for the St. Patrick’s Day holiday, is back again this year, on March 21. The Saturday following the annual celebration of the Irish spirit, thousands of…

  • Local Woof: Dog Sports

    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. Spring is just around the corner.…

  • Fmr. Columbia Pike Restaurant May Get Makeover

    The former Blanca’s Restaurant at 2900 Columbia Pike may be getting a makeover in an attempt to attract a new restaurant tenant. The aging, two-story structure sits on the corner of Columbia Pike and Walter Reed…

  • Rosslyn Startup Creates Global Notification Platform

    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. The Ground Floor, Monday’s office space for young companies in Rosslyn, is now open. The Metro-accessible space features a…