Daily Debrief for Nov 18, 2022

Good Friday evening, Arlington. Today we published 4 articles that were read a total of 4777 times… so far.

📈 Top stories

The following are the most-read articles for today — Nov 18, 2022.

  1. I-66 will change from HOV-2 to HOV-3 starting next month
  2. Morning Notes
  3. More airbag thefts targeting Hondas reported Thursday

Since it’s Friday, we’ve also compiled a list of the most-read Arlington articles of the week, below.

  1. Some see a restaurant boom in Arlington after D.C. voters end tipped minimum wage (15270 views)
  2. County may be sued over pickleball courts, civic association says (9718 views)
  3. Friends remember Braylon Meade’s hustle on and off the basketball court (7408 views)
  4. Rhodeside Grill and Il Radicchio buildings could be razed for new apartments (6776 views)
  5. NEW: ‘Sun glare’ contributed to woman being fatally struck in crosswalk, police say (5375 views)
  6. Rosslyn to host “cuffing season” event with tips for pairing up (5327 views)
  7. Police: Man fired gun in Rosslyn apartment building, caused flooding (5215 views)
  8. County proposes removing right-turn-only lanes to improve safety in East Falls Church (4778 views)
  9. BREAKING: Water rescues after car plunges into Potomac (3824 views)
  10. Columbia Pike taco spot popular on Instagram is now closed, likely moving early next year (3468 views)
  11. TRAFFIC ALERT: I-395 partially blocked after chase ends with crash before bridge (3201 views)
  12. Another year of Comcast ahead for Arlington residents (3123 views)
  13. Arlington parks dept. proposes changes after summer camp registration failure (2831 views)

📅 Upcoming events

Here is what’s going on Saturday in Arlington, from our event calendar.

⛅ Saturday’s forecast

Partly cloudy throughout the day. High of 48 and low of 29. Sunrise at 6:57 am and sunset at 4:53 pm. See more from

👂 Audio summary

Get caught up on all of our reporting today with this brief audio summary.

🌅 Tonight’s sunset

We hope you have a great weekend, Arlington! Feel free to discuss the most-read stories of the week, the upcoming weekend events or anything else of local interest in the comments. 👋

Recent Stories

Four people suffered minor injuries Wednesday night during a pellet gun drive-by shooting. The incident happened on the 3200 block of Columbia Pike, just east of S. Glebe Road, around…

A pedestrian bridge in the Rosslyn area is closed after inspectors founds something worrisome. The bridge over Route 50, connecting N. Fairfax Drive and Fort Myer Drive in the Radnor-Fort…

Morning Notes

County Preps for Winter Weather — “Area meteorologists have predicted a somewhat below average total for seasonal snow accumulation in the region. That would be the sixth time in the…

Walk to Cardinal ES, Swanson MS, Westover Village, bikepath, parks

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Hello Everyone — You are invited to the final meeting of NAACP Arlington Branch NAACP for 2022
When: Dec 12, 2022, 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Topic: 2022 General Membership Meeting — NAACP Arlington Branch
Register in advance for this webinar

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

7:00 pm Meeting Opens.
7:30 pm Installation
8:00 pm Presentation/Q&A; by Dave Schutz on Ranked Choice Voting
8:30 pm Final Remarks and Comments by Newly Elected Members
9:00 pm Meeting Adjourns

Installation Official Robert N. Barnette, Jr. President, Virginia State Conference NAACP The President of the Virginia State Conference NAACP will serve as the Installation Official and provide remarks for our newly elected officers at the general membership.

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Light Up Arlington – Clarendon Menorah Lighting

Join us as we celebrate the holiday of Chanukah! Enjoy delicious Latkes, hot cocoa, donuts and more!

Clarendon Menorah Lighting and Community Celebration

Experience the festival of lights!!

*Lighting of a giant 9 foot Menorah

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National Chamber Ensemble – Holiday Cheer!

NCE’s Holiday Concert will bring the finest classical masterpieces and holiday favorites together for the whole family. The festivities begin with Leroy Anderson’s classic “Sleigh Ride” and “Chanukkah Festival”, music from the Nutcracker and by J.S. Bach.

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