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The Nose That Knows: Wine 101

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Blood drive being held in Courthouse next week

A blood donor in Fairfax County (Photo by Obi – @pixel6propix on Unsplash) Inova is setting up a day-long community blood drive in Courthouse on Monday The healthcare company’s blood…

NEW: Flood Watch issued for Arlington

Flood Watch boundaries (via NWS) Slow-moving storms this afternoon and evening may pack downpours that could cause flooding, forecasters say. The National Weather Service just issued a Flood Watch for…

Morning Notes

Ballston at twilight with storm clouds looming (staff photo by Jay Westcott) Safety Issue at Court House Station — Noted in a new Washington Metrorail Safety Commission report on the…

JUST IN: Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Arlington

Storms approaching Arlington from the west A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was just issued for Arlington. A storm approaching the area from the west is packing strong winds and torrential rain,…

An immersive “Squid Game” is coming to Ballston

If you want to be transported into the dystopian, violent world featured in Netflix’s “Squid Game,” head to Ballston starting next month. The “immersive group gaming” experience Immersive Gamebox (formerly…

“My ‘go-to’ auto service center…”

If you’re like most people, you’d rather not waste hours of time getting your car maintained or repaired. That’s why so many people are responding to CarCare To Go with…

Critics irked by long-term transportation proposal

A trio of activist groups has criticized the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority’s (NVTA) recently unveiled long-term transportation-planning document as unaffordable and out of touch.

Arlington legislators get high marks from Sierra Club

Gomer Pyle could be excused for not being particularly sur-prise, sur-prise, sur-prised at how Arlington’s seven-member legislative delegation performed in the Sierra Club Virginia chapter’s recently released scorecard of votes…

Advocacy group touts health benefits of the arts

The non-profit organization Embracing Arlington Arts has released a revised one-stop library database of 100 study links giving evidence of the health benefits of the arts for every community sector…