One moment you’re going on a last-minute-before-the-rain run, the next a Tornado Warning is sounding and you’re grabbing your laptop to report on a story that Arlington will remember for years to come.
Such is how this week concluded, with an honest-to-goodness twister touching down two blocks south of Arrowine and cutting a path of mild-to-moderate destruction until it finally lifted just south of the White House.
When you’re personally interested in something, you tend the pour yourself into reporting stories about it. Thank you for the kind words about our coverage, Arlington, and thank you to Bill Paxton and Helen Hunt for inspiring some detailed on-the-ground storm reporting 25 years later.
Below are our most-read articles of the past week.
- Widespread Damage After Tornado Warning Issued for Arlington
- NWS Confirms Tornado Ripped Through North Arlington Neighborhoods
- New State Law Leads to Removal of Two ACPD Officers
- Arlington Now Under Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Warnings
- Who Got Reported To The County COVID-19 Tip Line?
- Local Couple Creates Dating Service Focused on Group Meetups
- APAH Unveils New Affordable Housing Complex in Rosslyn
- Weekly Drive-In Movies Return to Columbia Pike on Saturday
- Target Coming to Pentagon City, Permit Shows
- Free Cannabis Seeds Attract a Crowd in Rosslyn
- Street Pub with Live Music Will Take Over Wilson Blvd in July
Feel free to discuss those stories or anything else of local interest in the comments. Have a nice Fourth of July weekend!
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St. Charles offers a play-based curriculum in a welcoming, Christ-centered environment.
Our program focuses on socio-emotional development and kindergarten readiness through hands-on and engaging activities. Our programs offer different schedules ranging from 7:30 am-5:30 pm for students, ages 2-5. We feature a full-day Jr. kindergarten class for older 4’s/5’s. Our facility includes a full-sized gymnasium, school chapel, and library. All of our students enjoy music and physical education weekly. Children have an opportunity to participate in enrichment classes such as soccer, basketball, ballet, and science.
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If you are a lifelong learner over 50+ who wants to make new friends, power up your brain, and enjoy a wide-variety college-level courses, Encore Learning is for you. An Arlington based nonprofit, Encore Learning offers courses in the arts, theater, literature, history, technology and more. This semester we offer our most popular course, Global Hot Spots as well as 25 new courses. Courses are presented either online or in-person at George Mason University at Virginia Square and other Arlington locations.
Join the free presentation to learn about courses and meet the instructors. This is Encore Learning’s signature event to highlight the upcoming semester with brief presentations by each instructor.
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