Good Monday 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 31, 2023.
- 9:55 am: UPDATED: Power restored to most but GW Parkway to remain closed for several days | 🗣️ Comments
- 10:55 am: Two men face sentencing after sexual battery convictions | 🗣️ Comments
- 11:55 am: A local Equal Rights Amendment activist lands $36,000 service award | 🗣️ Comments
- 1:05 pm: Firefighters investigating smoke at Arlington sewage plant | 🗣️ Comments
- 1:30 pm: Police: Man touched boy inappropriately on trail near Kenmore Middle School | 🗣️ Comments
- 3:00 pm: New District to serve its last beers at next month’s Arlington County Fair | 🗣️ Comments
- 3:45 pm: Dark Star Park Day celebrates its 40th anniversary tomorrow in Rosslyn | 🗣️ Comments
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on Tuesday in Arlington, from our event calendar.
- 9:00 am: MoCA on the Move at Met Park: reCREATE Outside
- 7:30 pm: Full Moon Drum Circle at The Teal Center
☀️ Tuesday’s forecast
The weather forecast predicts a sunny day with a high temperature of approximately 84 degrees and a light north wind at around 6 mph. During Tuesday night, the skies will be mostly clear and the temperature will drop to around 64 degrees, with a gentle northeast wind blowing at 3 to 6 mph. See more from Weather.gov.
💡 Quote of the Day
“The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen.”
– Frank Lloyd Wright
🌅 Tonight’s sunset
Thanks for reading! Feel free to discuss the day’s happenings in the comments.
A large explosion, heard throughout Arlington, has rocked the Bluemont neighborhood after a police standoff.
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About Latinas Leading Tomorrow (LLT): Latinas Leading Tomorrow is a dynamic 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to empowering young Latina women through education, mentorship, and leadership development. We are committed to fostering a community of future leaders who will make a significant impact to the community.
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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.
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.
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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