It’s been, to say the least, a busy couple of weeks for local news.
At this point next week is not looking any less eventful, though barring breaking news we will not be publishing on Monday on account of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday. (Note the county government closures and lack of parking enforcementon Monday.)
Below are the most-read ARLnow stories of the past week.
- Police Release Surveillance Video of ‘Person of Interest’ in Ballston Murder
- Four Bridges Connecting Va. to D.C. Will Be Closed Starting Tuesday
- ‘The G.O.A.T’ Has Officially Closed in Clarendon
- Arlington Residential Property Values Soar
- Two Injured After Cars Careen into Potomac River
- Demolition Permit Application Filed for Dominion Hills Mansion
- Airbnb Cancelling D.C. Area Reservations Next Week
- Coronavirus Cases Pass 10,000 Mark in Arlington
- As Vaccinations Continue, County Officials Are Trying To Find Ways To Move Quicker
Feel to discuss any of those stories, or anything else of local interest, in the comments. Have a nice weekend!
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Have you noticed a striking sculpture at Monroe Street and Wilson Boulevard? It’s the Museum of Contemporary Art Arlington’s newest installation, Make Your Mark, by Arlington artist, Adam Henry. This sculpture celebrates MoCA Arlington’s rebranding and brings the museum’s energy outdoors.
On February 11, come inside when the museum’s galleries reopen with two new exhibitions: Rebecca Rivas Rogers: Grey View and Crisis of Image.
Grey View, in the Wyatt Resident Artist Gallery, is an homage to “gray” and a snapshot of the artist’s process. Consisting of photographs, collage, and a site-specific installation, this show is an outgrowth of Rivas-Rogers’ visual investigations into places you see on your way to somewhere else.
On the main level, Crisis of Image features artists who seek equity in today’s saturated visual world by developing new methods related to the production of images.
Valentine gifts for someone special or for yourself are here at George Mason University from noon -4pm on February 14, 2023. Satisfy your sweet tooth with Kingsbury Chocolates, find a handmade bag from Karina Gaull, pick up treats from Village