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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Two-Vehicle Crash Takes Out Traffic Signal on Lee Highway

    (Updated at 3:45 p.m.) A two-vehicle collision flattened a traffic signal and caused some traffic disruptions on Lee Highway this afternoon. The crash happened between 2:30 and 3:00 p.m., on Lee Highway between Spout Run and the I-66…

  • Least Affluent Areas Hit Hardest By 2015 Assessments

    Arlington’s residential real estate assessments rose by 4.9 percent on average for 2015, but some of Arlington’s lowest-income neighborhoods, which can least afford the corresponding rise in property taxes, are experiencing the biggest spikes. According…

  • County Approves Gunston Park, Old Dominion Drive Improvements

    Old Dominion Drive and the park outside Gunston Community Center are getting upgrades. On Saturday, The Arlington County Board unanimously approved $7.3 million worth of contracts to construct sidewalks on both sides of the arterial road…

  • Rosslyn Startup Hopes to Become Bitcoin Powerhouse

    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…

  • Kapnos Taverna Opens in Ballston Tomorrow

    “Top Chef” contestant Mike Isabella’s first restaurant venture in Arlington is finally opening its doors tomorrow (Tuesday). Kapnos Taverna was announced September 2013 and planned for summer 2014. As most openings in the local restaurant…

  • Morning Notes

    School Boundary ‘Refinements’ Approved, Parents Peeved — The Arlington School Board on Thursday approved a series of small “refinements” to elementary school boundaries in North Arlington by a 3-1 vote. The changes will impact a…

  • VDOT Warns of Potentially Messy Evening Commute

    Expect a sloppy evening commute, the Virginia Dept. of Transportation is telling Northern Virginia residents. Forecasters say accumulating snow may start falling by mid-to-late afternoon. VDOT says its crews are out in force treating roads, but drivers…

  • Arlington Agenda (Jan. 26-Feb. 1)

    Arlington Agenda is a listing of interesting events for the week ahead in Arlington County. If you’d like to see your event featured, fill out the event submission form. Also, be sure to check out our event…

  • Rain, Snow Falling in Arlington

    A mixture of rain and snow is falling on Arlington as forecasters warn of a couple of inches of accumulation through Tuesday. The snow expected in Arlington is nothing compared to the blizzard expected in New…

  • 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…