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Paying for World Class in Arlington

Budget discussions target county spending.

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Learning at the Firehouse in Arlington

Public gets look inside the life of their local firefighters.

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Small Areas, Big Plans in Alexandria: Part Two

Plans for non-Metro neighborhoods.

Just a Fire Station in Arlington

No mixed-use for Fire Station 8.

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Small Areas, Big Plans in Alexandria

Part One: An overview of Alexandria’s small area plans along the Metro.

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‘It Never Goes Away’

Survivors of domestic violence share stories of those lost.

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Arlington’s Final Frontier

Planning ahead for Jennie Dean Park.

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Under the Surface in Alexandria

Residents say barriers to recreational activities contribute to North Old Town violence.

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GenOff in Alexandria

Future of the GenOn Power Plant five years after closure.

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Staying Strong in Alexandria

Optimism and caution at annual Visit Alexandria meeting.

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Subsidy Skepticism in Arlington

County Board candidates range from hostile to uncertain on Nestle deal.

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Taming the Concrete Jungle in Arlington

Board approves reformed exotic animal ban.

Consensus Leads to Conflict

Neighborhood-School agreement leads to City Council-Planning Commission spat.

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Upward Bound

Despite ongoing accreditation problems, Jefferson Houston celebrates academic gains.


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Cubicles to Classrooms

Converted office space redesigned as newest elementary school.

Converted office space redesigned as newest elementary school.

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Much Heat without Light in Arlington

County Board delays decision on Williamsburg lights.

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Citizens Young and New in Alexandria

Alexandrians celebrate citizenship with school performance and naturalization ceremony.

Adkins Delay Reignites Old ARHA-City Council Feud

City Council livid over Andrew Adkins redevelopment delays.

For Whom the BID Tolls in Alexandria

BID dies in City Hall.

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Recalling 9/11 in Alexandria

First responders reflect on the terrorist attack of 16 years ago and life since.

Fatal Delay in Alexandria?

Andrew Adkins redevelopment could be endangered.

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Cold Case Revisited

Ongoing Alexandria mystery of murdered Army sergeant and father of two.

Cold murder case

Back to School in Arlington

Next: Engaging the community in their schools.

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From Bank to Brothel to Beer Garden in Arlington

Columbia Pike’s newest restaurant in its oldest building.

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What’s Ahead For Alexandria

Council lays out legislative priorities for the fall.

Alexandria City Council Plans

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Party with the Police in Arlington

First responders and community come together at block party.

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In Their Shoes in Arlington

Activists rally outside county offices in support for immigrant protections.

How Alexandria Got Its Shape

History of boundary changes in Alexandria.

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The Forgotten Town

The saga of short-lived Potomac, Va.

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Route 1: A Transit Story

Problems and solutions to Mount Vernon’s Route 1 woes

The Best Defense Money Can’t Buy in Alexandria

Public Defender Office celebrates 30 years.

Courting Controversy in Alexandria

Planning Commission reviews its mission.

What’s Ahead for Arlington

Two County Board members outline upcoming political issues.

Law Enforcement in Arlington

The difference between Arlington’s Police Department and Sheriff’s Office

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All’s Fair At Arlington County Fair

Food and fun.

What’s in a Name in Arlington?

School Board considers renaming Arlington schools.

Mass for First Responders

Honoring those who “put their lives on the line.”

Honoring those who “put their lives on the line.”

Find a Spot

New parking standards under review.

Task Force Reviewing New Parking Standards

Violence in Charlottesville reignites questions about Alexandria’s Confederate icons.

Questions about Alexandria’s Confederate icons.

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Roosevelt Island Remade

Sweeping changes scheduled for Roosevelt Island.

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Aikido of Arlington

Developing a sense of calm balance.

Safe Place Nearby

National initiative offers local children a safe refuge.

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Back to School at Samuel Tucker Elementary

Year-Round school starts again.

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Redrawing School Lines in Arlington

Arlington middle and elementary schools to undergo redistricting in the fall.

Restructuring T.C. Williams

School counseling system reorganized by incoming principal.

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Shooting in Del Ray

Juvenile suspect arrested.