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Housing Goal Not Backed by Housing Commitment in Arlington

Meeting housing goal takes hard choices.

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Virginia Hospital Center Nurse Awarded for Service

Taryn Overman receives “4 Under 40” Emerging Leader Award of 2018.

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Highlighting Success in Arlington

A-SPAN looking for internships for the homeless.

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Author Discusses ‘Behind the Beautiful Forevers’ in Arlington

Katherine Boo addresses the need for good local journalism and civic duty.

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More Than a Station in Arlington

As Arlington plans new Fire Station 8, citizens focus on preserving its past.

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Arrive Alive in Arlington

Teacher gives students a virtual lesson.

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Halfway through the Race, Still Running in Arlington

Sushi Zen sponsors 20 fundraisers for nonprofits.

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Demonstrating the Joy of Science in Arlington

Scientist also highlights STEM educator training for teachers.

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A Balance of Interests in Arlington

Despite concerns about project size, townhouses at 11th & Vermont are unanimously approved by County Board.

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View from Coffin Corner

Extreme position on House floor enjoys a storied history.

As a freshman delegate in 1978, Ken Plum was assigned a desk in the far corner on the Democratic side of the House of Delegates — seat 17. It wasn’t the best vantage point in the House because about a third of the Republican members were totally out of view. The senior members took the seats at the back of the chamber near the center, sticking Plum in the corner.