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ARLnow Daily Debrief for Jun 9, 2023

Good Friday evening, Arlington. Today we published articles that were read a total of 14436 times… so far.

📈 Top stories

The following are the most-read articles for today — Jun 9, 2023.

  1. Parent fight at elementary school graduation ceremony draws police response
  2. Police investigating man’s death near county offices
  3. Morning Notes
  4. New bridge over Lubber Run to replace two destroyed in 2019 flooding

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

  1. DEVELOPING: Arlington air quality now at ‘hazardous’ level (15439 views)
  2. Parent fight at elementary school graduation ceremony draws police response (12703 views)
  3. UPDATED: Local air quality reaches Code Red level as wildfire smoke thickens (7913 views)
  4. JUST IN: Police investigating early morning shooting in Clarendon (7260 views)
  5. ACPD: Man beat up at busy N. Glebe Road intersection (6923 views)
  6. Insect damage jeopardizes the oldest building in Arlington (5680 views)
  7. UPDATED: Police respond to reported fight and shot fired in Green Valley (4978 views)
  8. Arlington Soccer Association ditches white shorts (4951 views)
  9. Columbia Pike’s Mpanadas finally getting a grand opening later this month (4621 views)
  10. Air quality alert issued for Wednesday amid smoke from Canadian wildfires (4433 views)
  11. Chicken + Whiskey hopes to start serving this week in Clarendon (3785 views)
  12. NEW: Arlington police annual report confirms rise in crime (3677 views)
  13. Another Code Red day on tap, but some relief from wildfire smoke in sight (3446 views)

📅 Upcoming events

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

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☀️ Saturday’s forecast

Sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 7 to 9 mph. At night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 6 mph. See more from

💡 Quote of the Day

“The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.”
– Arthur C. Clarke

🌅 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. 👋