It sports a new name and a new location, and having had a few weeks for students, teachers and staff to settle in, Arlington Community High School made its debut to the public Sept. 24.
Arlington County Board members on Sept. 24 voted unanimously to back a staff recommendation and build a temporary fire station on the Wilson School site in western Rosslyn, rather than at a nearby option, Rhodeside Green Park.
Arlington officials acknowledged Sept. 24 they did an unacceptably poor job working with surrounding neighborhoods on proposed changes at Bluemont Park, but said there is time to rectify the mistake even as construction is set to begin.
What is shaping up to be a potentially bruising battle over imposition of a local historic district in Westover will hit high gear before the end of the year.
Virginia Cooperative Extension will host a training program for prospective Master Food Volunteers on Fridays from Oct. 7 to 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Fairlington Community Center.
Will I be sitting at Casa de Scotty watching tonight’s presidential debate? With apologies to both Rowan & Martin – RIP, you fickle-finger-of-fate-wielding funny guys – you bet your bippy I will.
The success stories, and challenges, of assimilating successive waves of immigrants into local life were dissected and discussed Sept. 23 at Wakefield High School.