It has been a slow week readership-wise on ARLnow, but we still had plenty to write about.
The big news of the week, of course, is Whitlow’s closing. The long-time Clarendon watering hole will be throwing one last bash on Saturday before locking the doors. We hope they are able to find a new location soon — Arlington is a better place with a place like Whitlow’s than without.
With that bit of editorializing, here are the most-read articles of the past week:
- Whitlow’s Is Being Auctioned Off, Piece by Piece
- Someone Is Deflating SUV Tires in North Arlington
- Whitlow’s Is Closing Next Week and Throwing Itself a Going-Away Party
- Video: Car Fire Blocks Part of Columbia Pike
- Ballston Church Set for Demolition Auctioning Off Everything from Bibles to an Organ
- Pike Businesses Leaving Due to Parking Challenges at County-Financed Garage
- Making Room: The Clock Starts Now to Preserve Affordable Housing in Ballston
- Commonwealth’s Attorney: Organized Carjackings Require Organized Response
- Steadfast Supply in Ballston Closing This Week
- ACPD Investigating Car-Buying Fraud
Feel free to discuss those stories or anything else of local interest in the comments. Have a nice weekend, Arlington!
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