Arlington News

Video: Arlington Question Stumps Jeopardy Contestants

None of the three contestants on Jeopardy last night knew that Arlington is, in fact, a county. The bottom-row, $1,000 clue under “American Superlatives” contained the following answer: “At 26…

Crime Report: October 23, 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…

Police Investigate Shooting in Arlington Mill

ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department’s Homicide/Robbery Unit is investigating a shooting that took place in the Arlington Mill neighborhood on the afternoon of October 21, 2020. At…

APS Likely to Add Four New Holidays Next School Year

Arlington Public Schools is set to add four non-Christian religious holidays to its calendar during the next school year. The school system is currently surveying families, community members and employees…

Annual Drug Take-Back Day Goes Contactless for Coronavirus

This Saturday, local residents can drop off their expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs in Arlington for safe disposal. The Arlington County Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration is offering…

Crime Report: October 22, 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…

Police Looking for Note-Passing Robber

A store was robbed in Clarendon on Monday by a man whose tools of the trade were a pen and paper. Arlington County police say a business on the 3100…

Another Dense Fog Advisory in Effect This Morning

Another day, more fog. Arlington is again under a Dense Fog Advisory this morning. The fog reduced visibilities during the morning commute, making driving treacherous at times. The advisory is…

COVID-19 Pandemic Creates Deeper FY 2021 Budget Shortfall 

As the economic impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic continue, Arlington County is working to close the budget gap as a result of additional revenue shortfalls for the current fiscal year.  In April, the Arlington County