Morning Notes

by ARLnow.com August 18, 2010 at 6:19 am 1,254 3 Comments

Arlington County Fair Starts Today — The Arlington County Fair will get off to a soggy start today. The gates will open from 5:00 to 10:00 tonight for outdoor activities. The indoor festivities (vendors and such) will get underway tomorrow night.

Hillside Park Still A Work in Progress — TBD takes a look at Rosslyn’s Hillside Park, which is being revamped courtesy of a local developer. The work is behind schedule, but is expected to be completed in the fall.

Conte’s Group Rides Still Attracting Crowds — With only a couple of police-escorted group bike rides to go for the year, more than 100 cyclists gathered in Ballston last night for the weekly Conte’s-sponsored event. More from the Ode Street Tribune.

Flickr pool photo by BrianMKA

  • TGEoA

    So the question needs to be asked. Is ARLNOW.COM blogging for TBD?

  • MM

    The Conte’s rides are awesome, particularly the first one of the month when they have a huge cookout. Great way to meet fellow riders in the community.

  • AR

    THat’s a whole lot of cops for the Conte’s rides – walking by the park, I thought they were planning a raid in the area.


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