Arlington News

New member appointed to Arlington Electoral Board

Kim Phillip, a civic and political activist with roots in the Arlington County Democratic Committee and 8th District Democratic Committee, on Jan. 1 becomes the newest member of the Arlington…

Attorney lauded by Arlington Bar Foundation

The Arlington County Bar Foundation has named Jennifer Brust, a partner at Bean Kinney & Korman, as the recipient of its 2020 Campbell-Smith-Thompson Award for outstanding contributions to the foundation…

ARLnow Holiday Weekend Discussion

‘Twas the afternoon before Christmas, when all through the county, hardly a creature was stirring outside, on account of the heavy rain. This is the last post before ARLnow takes…

NAACP Freedom Fund event represents a call to action

The Arlington NAACP’s 73rd-anniversary Freedom Fund Banquet was a chance to look back on progress while also mulling the implications of a challenging year, but also to press for vigilance…

Top 30 Arlington Stories of 2020: #21-25

The countdown of the top 30 most-read Arlington articles of 2020 continues today, with numbers 21-25. The pandemic dominated the headlines this year, but there were big stories on other…

County Closures Set for Christmas, New Year

Christmas and the New Year are coming up, and with the holidays come a number of closures and changes in Arlington. “Arlington County Government offices and services will be closed…

Crime Report: December 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…

Top 30 Arlington Stories of 2020: #26-30

Between now and New Year’s Eve, ARLnow will be counting down the most-read articles on the site in 2020. Needless to say it was a year to both remember and…

County Board to Elect New Chair, Vice Chair Jan. 4

The Arlington County Board will elect its 2021 Chair and Vice-Chair during its Monday, January 4 virtual Organizational Meeting, and Board Members will lay out their priorities for 2021. The…

Crime Report: December 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…

Arlington Thrive financial aid requests surge

Arlington Thrive has provided assistance to 1,300 families and individuals since April. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)Nonprofit Arlington Thrive, which provides emergency financial assistance to Arlington County, Virginia, residents in need,…