Arlington News

Arlington Man Pleads Guilty to Healthcare Fraud

A 29-year-old Arlington resident has pleaded guilty to a multi-million dollar healthcare fraud. Federal prosecutors charged Onkur Lal with bilking Medicaid, Medicare and the TRICARE military health care system out…

Crime Report: October 21, 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…

Foggy Morning Prompts Dense Fog Advisory

A Dense Fog Advisory is in effect this morning or Arlington and the D.C. area. The fog is starting to burn off and is expected to clear out throughout the…

Arlington County’s Website Is Down

Arlington County’s website has been down for much of the day. The county is working to fix the technical difficulties, which as of publication time have brought down the website…

Vigilant Locals Help Nab Lost Dog

After an eventful week of roaming North Arlington, Hannah the Australian Cattle Dog mix was recently returned to her foster human. It took dozens of neighbors, Homeward Trails Animal Rescue…

Arlington County bond rate hits record low

All three credit ratings agencies — Moody’s, Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor’s — reaffirmed Arlington County’s top AAA credit ratings this month. (Getty Images/iStockphoto/SOMATUSCANI)Virginia’s Arlington County issued $166 million…

APS Presents Return to School Plan Based on Student Need

Depending on local health conditions, Arlington Public Schools students who opt for hybrid instruction could start entering classrooms between the end of October and mid-January. The staggered return times, along…

The Spirits of ’76 Is Closing in Clarendon

The Spirits of ’76, a bar in Clarendon that opened just before the 2016 election, is closing just before the 2020 election. The bar at 3211 Washington Blvd is just…

Photos: Biden Car Parade Over the Weekend

The Trump campaign famously has had boat parades. Over the weekend the Biden campaign organized a car parade in Arlington. On Saturday, the first day of expanded early voting, Biden’s…

Crime Report: October 19, 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…