Arlington Prepares for 9/11 Anniversary — Already, flags have been hung on the side of a number of buildings in Rosslyn (photo, above), in anticipation of Thursday’s 9/11 anniversary. Arlington County will mark the anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks with a wreath-laying ceremony at Courthouse Plaza (2100 Clarendon Blvd) at 9:30 a.m. [Arlington County]
Hispanic-Owned Arlington Firm Is Among Fastest Growing — An Arlington-based engineering and information technology company, Engineering Services Network, has been named one of the fastest growing Hispanic-owned firms by Hispanic Business magazine. Based in Crystal City, ESN has about 250 employees. [InsideNova, Engineering Services Network]
Arlington Company is Martha Stewart Nominee — Arlington-based MiraJeanDesigns has been nominated for a Martha Stewart American Made award. Launched in 2012, MiraJeanDesigns is an “art-inspired, eco-friendly” textile design and home decor company. [Martha Stewart]
‘Library Card Month’ Contest — Arlington Public Library is marking National Library Card Sign-Up Month with a contest: to guess how many retired-and-replaced library cards are in a jar. [Arlington Public Library]
Last night Olympic swimmer and Arlingtonian Torri Huske was greeted at Dulles International Airport by 40 friends and family members. The 18-year-old Yorktown High School grad flew back from Tokyo…
The summer Arlies continue this week with two categories. First, the result’s from last week’s voting. Your favorite real estate agent for sellers is Liz Lord, followed by Kristin Francis Team…
Last week I moderated a conversation on COVID’s impact on Black women and girls, specifically around health and education.
Arlington County police are investigating after a large fight at Yorktown High School yesterday. The fight reportedly broke out Monday morning and resulted in multiple students suffering minor injuries. Parents…