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Morning Notes

by ARLnow.com November 3, 2011 at 9:21 am 2,810 20 Comments

Norwood Found Guilty of Murder — A Montgomery County jury has found Brittany Norwood guilty of the brutal murder of Rosslyn resident Jayna Murray. Murray was found beaten and stabbed to death in a Bethesda Lululemon yoga store in March. [ABC 7]

Cain Accused of Sexual Harassment in Crystal City — Republican presidential frontrunner Herman Cain has been facing accusations that he sexually harassed female employees while serving as head of the National Restaurant Association. The latest accuser alleges that one incident of harassment happened at an (unnamed) restaurant in Crystal City. [Politico]

‘Puzzle Fest’ This Weekend — Arlington Public Library is hosting its first-ever Arlington Puzzle Festival on Saturday. From 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Central Library (1015 N. Quincy Street) puzzle enthusiasts can compete in crossword and Sudoku tournaments. There will also be speakers and a scavenger hunt. [Library Blog]

Flickr pool photo by Maryva2

  • CW

    Unnamed RESTAURANT in CRYSTAL CITY…hmm….

    • JamesE

      separated at birth

      • CW

        LOL +1

  • JamesE

    It was the Crystal City Restaurant

    • charlie

      ha. that would be about the most risque thing to ever happen there.

      • Novanglus
      • Michael H.

        Marv Albert bit his girlfriend in the infamous incident at the Ritz Carlton in Pentagon City way back when. That’s also where the Secret Service later interviewed Monica Lewinsky for the first time in relation to the Clinton investigation. We got scandals in Arlington too, not just the political and espionage ones.

        • Michael H.

          Oops. I thought you wrote that that would be the most risque thing to happen in Arlington, not CCR.

  • JimPB

    Puzzle Fest — another innovation from the creative folks at the ArlCo library and step toward making the library a community center for information and activities. Go librarians!

    • OX4

      You have to bring your own eReader though.

  • Brittany Norwood

    [This comment has been deleted]

    • drax

      Yeah, kind of a sick comment. Should be removed.

      • Tabby

        I agree. Not funny or clever.

        • OX4

          There’d be a lot of removed comments around here if those were the criteria for posting.

          • Anton Noosbusch

            haha, so true.

    • Crystal Dykie

      I’m surprised she has internet access.

  • Tonya

    Beautiful photo!

  • KARLington

    It’s a nice photo – and if I am Rustico, I’m wondering what I did to deserve being the photo illustration of a murder guilty verdict, a sexual harassment allegation and a puzzle competition, all of which have nothing to do with my pizza/beer joint.

    • Our Morning Notes photos typically aren’t intended to match the subject matter of the articles that are linked to — it’s just a way to showcase photography from around the community.

      • CW

        I’ve been hanging around here long enough that my brain usually dissociates the pic and the headlines automatically, but sometimes the visual/written juxtaposition is difficult to overcome. Like when I see “murder” and pretty yellow flowers in the same field of vision!

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