Arlington News

Arlington County Board Condemns George Floyd Murder

The Arlington County Board condemns the murder of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis, including the complicit officers who participated in and witnessed the murder. While the video was…

TRAFFIC ALERT: Car Fire on I-395

A vehicle is on fire on northbound I-395 near Shirlington. A portion of the highway is expected to be shut down temporarily while firefighters battle the blaze. The car is…

Crime Report: June 1, 2020

This report is published every weekday, except County holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding…

Arlington GOP ramps up social-media efforts

The Arlington County Republican Committee often has a hard time competing with its Democratic counterpart at the ballot box. But the local GOP is working to win the battle of…

Girl Struck, Dog Killed in Apparent Hit and Run

Arlington County Police are investigating an apparent hit and run that claimed the life of a dog today. Around 1:45 p.m. police were dispatched to the area of N. Upshur Street…

Census Data: Supporting Women’s Health in Arlington

Arlington is committed to providing programs and services that support women, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic where job loss, childcare, home schooling and caregiving duties have all fallen disproportionately on…

On Reopening Day, Cases Continue Upward Trajectory

Arlington is starting its gradual reopening today, amid a mixed picture of local coronavirus cases and hospitalizations. The Virginia Dept. of Health reported 50 new COVID-19 cases in Arlington overnight,…