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 — Jul 26, 2023.
- 9:10 am: UPDATE: Heat Advisory issued for Thursday, Excessive Heat Watch for Friday | 🗣️ Comments
- 10:15 am: Clarendon’s B Live is becoming “Beach Bar Live,” at least temporarily | 🗣️ Comments
- 11:20 am: Westmont Apartments opens on Columbia Pike, as Five Guys and another eatery plan to move in | 🗣️ Comments
- 1:35 pm: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema to host ‘Barbie’ movie slumber party | 🗣️ Comments
- 1:50 pm: DEVELOPING: Propane tanker overturns, blocking southbound I-395 | 🗣️ Comments
- 3:55 pm: Man escapes armed carjacking attempt near Potomac Yard | 🗣️ Comments
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on Thursday in Arlington, from our event calendar.
- 4:00 pm: Jazz @ Met
- 4:30 pm: Happy Hour Artist Spotlight: Marisa Stratton — Selfie Painting!
- 6:30 pm: FREE Until Help Arrives Training
- 6:30 pm: All Ages Magic Show at Arlington Library
⛈️ Thursday’s forecast
Expect showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm, with mostly sunny and hot conditions reaching a high near 98°F and heat index values up to 105°F. Southwest winds will range from 10 to 14 mph, gusting to 24 mph. The chance of precipitation is at 60% with new rainfall amounts between a tenth and a quarter of an inch, potentially higher during thunderstorms. Thursday night will see thunderstorms likely before 2am, followed by a slight chance of showers and a low of around 75°F. See more from Weather.gov.
💡 Quote of the Day
“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.”
🌅 Tonight’s sunset
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Good Tuesday 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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Under the direction of Music Director James Ross, Alexandria Symphony Orchestra presents a holiday program “Holiday With A Twist.” Enjoy this celebration of the season with traditional fare mixed with…
The Ballston “singing tree” is set to return for the holiday season. Starting next week, the sparkling, voice-activated Christmas tree near the Ballston Metro station will brighten the neighborhood with…
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.
Our caring and experienced educators create opportunities for children 16 months to 5 years old to play, learn, and grow in a nurturing environment of child-centered and developmentally appropriate experiences.
Initially established more than 50 years ago in South Arlington, CWP continues to be a lauded program in the Northern Virginia area. We are extremely proud to have been recognized as a Best Preschool in Northern Virginia Magazine for the last 4 years.
Located now in North Arlington at 2666 Military Road, CWP offers a part-time parents day out and preschool program with options to extend care both before and after school. We offer a supportive and inclusive school community for children and parents alike and welcome all families to join our school!
The Optimist Club of Arlington is holding its 77th annual Christmas tree sale!
This year, the tree sale will be held at the Knights of Columbus (5115 Little Falls Road). The lot opens for sales on November 24th. The Optimist Club is selling small and large trees ranging from tabletop size to 10 foot tall trees! Wreaths, garland, tree stands, and White House Christmas ornaments will also be for sale.
100% of all proceeds go towards helping Arlington County youth.
For more information, please visit the Arlington Optimists website at https://optimistclubofarlingtonva.org/.
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
2023 Christmas Tree Sales Begin
Saturday, December 2
Get your holiday decorating off to the right start this year! We will be selling 150 Fraser firs, freshly cut and delivered from Sparta, North Carolina.