Join the 10th Annual Arlington Festival of the Arts this weekend on April 27 and 28, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Discover incredible handmade-in-the-USA artwork in Clarendon — Arlington’s vibrant neighborhood.

Visitors can expect to be impressed by a diverse range of artistic mediums, including sculpture, pottery, jewelry, photography, mixed-media, painting, and much more.

This event caters to a wide range of artistic preferences, ensuring that each attendee finds a piece of art that speaks to them. Don’t miss your chance to experience this exceptional celebration of the arts in Clarendon!

The show will be located on Washington Blvd. from Clarendon Blvd. to N. Garfield St and on N. Highland St. from Washington Blvd to 11th St. N. in the Clarendon Neighborhood.

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Are you ready to make a difference in a dynamic and diverse community just minutes away from the nation’s capital?

The Arlington County Police Department is actively recruiting motivated and service-minded individuals committed to lifelong learning to join our team as police officers!

Why Choose ACPD?

  • Starting salary of $68,503 for new officers, with laterals receiving up to 10 years of service credit ($87,789). Earn additional pay for certifications and special skills.
  • Academy training is paid at full salary — Laterals may qualify for an 8-week abbreviated academy.
  • Better work/life balance — Arlington County Police Department offers the equivalent of a 37.5 hours work week, with 4 and 5 consecutive days off on patrol.
  • Join specialized units and teams like UAS/Drones, K9, Motors, SWAT, Crisis Negotiation, Criminal Investigations, and Honor Guard.
  • Free access to health and fitness resources through our Wellness Program.

Requirements for Applicants

  • Minimum age of 20 years and 6 months at the time of application.
  • Must have completed at least 60 credit hours at an accredited college or university or be within 6 months of achieving that goal. The education requirement may be substituted with 1-year post-academy law enforcement experience, or 2 years full-time, continuous, active-duty military experience with honorable discharge.

Other additional and special minimum qualifications may apply.

Ready to become a part of something bigger, and take on a rewarding career in law enforcement? Go to to learn more and apply today!


Arlington County homeowners can once again choose to participate in two regional solar co-ops, which both launched on April 1st.

The two programs, Solarize Virginia and Capital Area Solar Switch, have served Arlington County residents for the last 10 years. Through the co-ops, homeowners can connect with competitively priced and pre-vetted solar installers.


Would you like to gain a better understanding of your child’s cognitive and academic strengths and weaknesses?

Are you wondering if your child presents with a learning disability, ADHD, Autism, or a mental health condition?


Each week, “Just Reduced” spotlights properties in Arlington County whose price have been cut over the previous week. The market summary is crafted by Arlington Realty, Inc. Maximize your real estate investment with the team by visiting or calling 703-836-6000 today!

Please note: While Arlington Realty, Inc. provides this information for the community, it may not be the listing company of these homes.


This regularly scheduled sponsored Q&A column is written by Eli Tucker, Arlington-based Realtor and Arlington resident. Please submit your questions to him via email for response in future columns. Video summaries of some articles can be found on YouTube on the Eli Residential channelEnjoy!

Question: After last year’s supply crunch, are we seeing a return to a more normal volume of inventory coming to market?


Little Ambassadors’ Academy is thrilled to announce that we will be entering our fifth school year offering a Kindergarten program at our Overlee Campus!

Dedicated to early childhood development, Little Ambassadors’ Academy provides a safe, nurturing environment where children can learn and grow through discovery.


McLean-based Golden Boot Soccer has been a leader in youth soccer skill development and fun for nearly 30 years, and this summer they’re bringing their popular summer camps back to Arlington.

Their half-day and full-day programs for ages 5 to 13 combine positive, professional trainers with engaging activities and challenges, often featuring their signature cogno-technical approach.


This is a sponsored column by attorneys John Berry and Kimberly Berry of Berry & Berry, PLLC, an employment and labor law firm located in Northern Virginia that specializes in federal employee, security clearance, retirement and private sector employee matters.

By John V. Berry, Esq

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