After a cloudy, humid and, well, gross day weather-wise today, sunnier and more pleasant weather is on tap for this weekend.
Enjoy it while it lasts. More storms and then more heat are on tap for next week.
As we head into the weekend, there is a notable traffic situation happening just north of Ballston. A crash has left a vehicle on its side along N. Glebe Road at 16th Street N., as seen in the following tweet by local public safety watchdog Dave Statter.
Vehicle on its side on N. Glebe at N. 16th Street. Glebe is shut in both directions. @ArlingtonVaPD & @ArlingtonVaFD handling. @ARLnowDOTcom @WTOPtraffic #traffic #vatraffic #police #firefighters pic.twitter.com/sPlWxjco0C
— Dave Statter (@STATter911) July 29, 2022
Weather and flipped cars aside, here are the top 10 most-read ARLnow stories of the week so far.
- Gun store coming to former cafe space in Clarendon
- Hawkers Asian Street Food set to open next week in Ballston
- When the Ballston Silver Diner opens this fall, the long-time Clarendon location will close
- Police, prosecutor trade accusations after suspect in botched case is accused of murder
- Ballston’s Buffalo Wild Wings appears to be closing
- Ballston Quarter to hold free international food festival this weekend
- Ruthie’s All-Day and owners of Shirlington’s ChiKo were served up RAMMY wins last night
- Arlington ‘newbie’ discovers life’s simple pleasures through popular Facebook group
- Eight tasty cold treats to beat the heat in Arlington
- Man arrested for randomly pepper spraying people on Columbia Pike
Feel free to discuss these stories or anything else of local interest in the comments. Enjoy the weekend!
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Signature Theatre just released single tickets for all 33rd season productions, which highlights the organization’s long-time relationship with legendary composer Stephen Sondheim. Beginning with the musical adaptation of The Color Purple and irreverent No Place to Go, the season continues with three Sondheim musicals, the DC premieres of Off-Broadway hit Which Way to the Stage and Pulitzer Prize finalist Selling Kabul, the Tony Award®-winning rock musical Passing Strange, and return of Signature’s cabaret series honoring legendary artists.
“Last November, the world lost an icon. The death of Stephen Sondheim was a blow to everyone in the theater community. Signature Theatre would not be the same without Sondheim — he IS Signature’s ‘signature.’ This season, we are honoring the legend with productions of Into the Woods, Pacific Overtures and Sweeney Todd dedicated to his memory. These shows represent the diversity and range of Sondheim,” said Signature’s Artistic Director Matthew Gardiner about the new season.
Join us Sunday, Aug 28 from 12-3pm for our MEGA Wine Tasting
How it Works:
We’ve invited all our wine vendors that we work with to bring 6-10 wines in their portfolio (wines that are usually not carried at Osteria