Winter is coming (for the weekend) a month early, while &pizza quibbles with @pizza, the Shay loses yet another tenant, the National Park Service wants to ban sports from the National Mall, and other news of the day over in the District.
- A strong cold front arrives to freeze over the weekend. [WTOP]
- Bad Saint gets more good reviews. [Eater]
- Cory Booker has strong feelings about D.C. statehood. [Twitter]
- Beware these blocks: the District’s busiest speed and red light cameras. [WUSA9]
- ANCs most definitely have some things to say about dockless bikes. [Current]
- What a revamped C&O Canal might look like. [Current]
- The days of sports and other recreational activities on the National Mall may be numbered. [Post]
- A rocket launch will be visible from D.C. (and most of the mid-Atlantic) on Saturday. [CWG]
- High school and college students stormed the Capitol to demand a “Clean Dream Act.” [Post]
- Ward 4 councilmember wants to lower D.C. Water fee for cemeteries and other institutions struggling to pay. [NBC4]
- &pizza says the UK’s @pizza is an “unremorseful and unauthorized copycat”. [WBJ]
- Dupont’s Thomas Nelson Page House changes hands. [WBJ]
- This is happening. [Post]
- From a familiar byline: The Shay’s Chrome store is packing it in. [Washingtonian]
- Southwest’s The Bard development gets a new architectural script. [UrbanTurf]
- Folks are, quite understandably, concerned about shootings near schools in Southeast. [WJLA]
- About that urine throwing incident on the X2… the suspect was sentenced to 120 days in jail. [WJLA]
- Neighbors fight to stop alley building from being restored into a house. [GGW]
- Walter Reed kicks out program that provides service dogs to veterans, apparently out of the blue. [WTOP]
I-395 Ramp Closure — “Beginning at 5 a.m. Friday, Dec. 1, weather permitting, the ramp from southbound I-395 to eastbound Boundary Channel Drive (Exit 9/Clark Street) and the eastbound Boundary…
Fully updated; remodeled Bas; open family room w/vaulted ceiling; 1-car garage
Good Thursday evening, Arlington. Let’s take a look back at today’s stories and a look forward to tomorrow’s event calendar. 🕗 News recap The following articles were published earlier today…
A look at the smallest and largest homes sold in Arlington last month, October 2023.
Children’s Weekday Program (CWP) is a non-profit preschool rooted in a play-based philosophy. We focus on developing a love of learning and exploration, cooperation, empathy, and independence.
Our caring and experienced educators create opportunities for children 16 months to 5 years old to play, learn, and grow in a nurturing environment of child-centered and developmentally appropriate experiences.
Initially established more than 50 years ago in South Arlington, CWP continues to be a lauded program in the Northern Virginia area. We are extremely proud to have been recognized as a Best Preschool in Northern Virginia Magazine for the last 4 years.
Located now in North Arlington at 2666 Military Road, CWP offers a part-time parents day out and preschool program with options to extend care both before and after school. We offer a supportive and inclusive school community for children and parents alike and welcome all families to join our school!
The Optimist Club of Arlington is holding its 77th annual Christmas tree sale!
This year, the tree sale will be held at the Knights of Columbus (5115 Little Falls Road). The lot opens for sales on November 24th. The Optimist Club is selling small and large trees ranging from tabletop size to 10 foot tall trees! Wreaths, garland, tree stands, and White House Christmas ornaments will also be for sale.
100% of all proceeds go towards helping Arlington County youth.
For more information, please visit the Arlington Optimists website at https://optimistclubofarlingtonva.org/.
Holiday Art Show featuring artists: Peter Fitzgerald, Claire Plante, Alanna Rivera, and Suzy Scollon. At the Barcroft Community House, 800 South Buchanan St., Arlington, VA. Dec. 8 from, 2 PM to 8 PM and Dec. 9 from 10 AM to
2023 Christmas Tree Sales Begin
Saturday, December 2
Get your holiday decorating off to the right start this year! We will be selling 150 Fraser firs, freshly cut and delivered from Sparta, North Carolina.