Life happens, the saying goes, and some years ago, it happened to Alisa Thornton.
Although down 18 points compared to a year before, SAT scores from Arlington Public Schools’ Class of 2016 continued to outpace the state and national averages both statewide and nationally, according to new figures.
Arlington County Board members on Sept. 27 approved six projects totaling $4.7 million in funding as part of the Neighborhood Conservation program.
The Washington metropolitan area posted lower year-over-year joblessness in August, according to new figures, and was part of a majority – albeit a shrinking one – of U.S. communities where the unemployment rate continues to decline.
The Madison Warhawks defeated the visiting Washington-Lee Generals, 2-0, in a girls high school field hockey on Sept. 23 in Liberty Conference action. Photographer Deb Kolt was at the match and took these photos. Take a look.