Good Thursday evening, Arlington. Let’s take a look back at today’s stories and a look forward to tomorrow’s event calendar.
🕗 News recap
The following articles were published earlier today — Jul 20, 2023.
- 9:30 am: Your guide on where to watch the Women’s World Cup | 🗣️ Comments
- 10:30 am: County grants developer more time to finish public improvements in Courthouse | 🗣️ Comments
- 11:30 am: Arlington County auditor plans to investigate waived ambulance fees for potential savings | 🗣️ Comments
- 12:45 pm: Driver smashes through bank drive-thru in Falls Church | 🗣️ Comments
- 2:15 pm: A new branch of First National Bank is set to come to Ballston amid plans to expand in the D.C. area | 🗣️ Comments
- 3:45 pm: How Clarendon tried to become its own town 101 years ago | 🗣️ Comments
- 4:30 pm: Most and least expensive condos sold in Arlington (June 2023) | 🗣️ Comments
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on Friday in Arlington, from our event calendar.
- 5:00 pm: Free Impero Wine Tasting at The Brew Shop
- 7:30 pm: Free Summer Movie Series in June at Westpost
- 👉 8:00 pm: Standup Comedy Showcase Starring Erik Scott (Comedy Central)
Scattered showers are expected before 8 am, followed by isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2 pm. Otherwise, the weather will be mostly sunny, with a high temperature close to 89°F and west winds at speeds of 6 to 10 mph. There is a 30% chance of precipitation. Friday night will be mostly clear, with a low temperature of around 68°F, accompanied by northwest winds at speeds of 7 to 10 mph. See more from Weather.gov.
💡 Quote of the Day
“Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.”
– Jim Rohn
🌅 Tonight’s sunset
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After a several-month delay, 2910 Kitchen & Bar is gearing up to open next month on Columbia Pike pending final permit approvals, according to the restaurant owner.
More than 2,000 people have donated to the family who lost everything in the N. Burlington Street explosion, tripling initial fundraising goals.
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Good Wednesday evening, Arlington. Let’s take a look back at today’s stories and a look forward to tomorrow’s event calendar. 🕗 News recap The following articles were published earlier today…
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Oversee program operations, including educational and community initiatives.
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Children’s Weekday Program (CWP) is a non-profit preschool rooted in a play-based philosophy. We focus on developing a love of learning and exploration, cooperation, empathy, and independence.
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Holiday Art Show featuring artists: Peter Fitzgerald, Claire Plante, Alanna Rivera, and Suzy Scollon. At the Barcroft Community House, 800 South Buchanan St., Arlington, VA. Dec. 8 from, 2 PM to 8 PM and Dec. 9 from 10 AM to