After three years’ planning and more than a few hitches, the Vienna Town Council on Aug. 24 awarded a $8.9 million contract to Keller Brothers Inc. for the expansion and renovation of the Vienna Community Center.
A community update on a proposed land swap between the county government and Virginia Hospital Center will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. in the Hazel Auditorium at the hospital, 1701 North George Mason Drive.
Fairfax County police are looking for a male employee who reportedly touched a person inappropriately Aug. 14 outside the 7-Eleven store in the 7200 block of Arlington Boulevard in the Falls Church area.
The annual Arlington County Board Auction and Dinner, sponsored by the Arlington County Democratic Committee, will be held on Saturday, Oct. 3 at Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, 4444 Arlington Blvd.
A reception for the 19 artists whose work is displayed at Northern Virginia Community College’s third annual art show will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Ernst Community Cultural Center on the Annandale campus.
From the Sun’s history column: Back in the day, an Arlington real-estate salesperson had sent a cable to German dictator Adolf Hitler, appealing for peace as the planet geared up for a sequel to World War I.
While fall high school sports officially began weeks before, the main attraction of this season is just upon us. Here is a look at some of the football games being played locally this weekend, in addition to the latest around the golf courses.
Varun Datta graduated from Stone Bridge High School in 2013 with big dreams. He went to James Madison University to study marketing in the hopes of one day joining NBC’s executive team in New York City.
The District of Columbia ranks 138th out of 150 American cities as far as the ability to enjoy a financially secure and mentally stimulating retirement, according to a new survey, while some Virginia communities do appreciably better.