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Former Rep. Moran backs McAuliffe in primary

Former U.S. Rep. Jim Moran (D-8th) has endorsed the gubernatorial bid of Terry McAuliffe. “As governor, Terry will take bold action to support workers and small businesses who have been hurt the most by this pandemic, as well as make...

Sun Gazette editorial: Here comes collective bargaining!

Tucked away inside Fairfax County Executive Bryan Hill’s proposed fiscal 2022 budget is this charming nugget: The county government, he said, will need $960,000 and six new staff positions for “upcoming collective-bargaining endeavors.” Yep, it looks like the Fairfax County...

Sun Gazette editorial: No consistency on APS athletics

As the Sun Gazette reported last week, Arlington school officials decided that its athletes that had qualified for state track competition would not be able to participate. The reasoning, as laid out by assistant superintendent Bridget Loft (and we thank...

Fairfax history, 3/4/21 edition

News that was making news in years gone by. March 5, 1959: * The county government is now requiring fire hydrants in all subdivisions started after April 10. * Enjoy prime rib, potato, salad, onion rings and rolls at Tom Sarris’s Steakhouse...

Arlington 55+ News, 3/4/21 edition

News of interest to active seniors in Arlington.

Arlington history, 3/4/21 edition

News that was making news in years gone by. March 5, 1959: * Clerk to the County Board Jeane Simmonds is leaving after six years. * Sheriff Carl Taylor auctioned off a supply of English sports cars in “as-is condition” for a...

Fairfax Public-Safety Notes, 3/4/21 edition

News of crime and punishment across Fairfax County over the last week. JUVENILE SUSPECTS CHARGED IN ARMED ROBBERY: A man walking home on Robert Lane at Monticello Drive in the Falls Church area on Feb. 24 at 8:23 p.m. was...

Commentary: Why not a day to salute vice presidents?

As birth month to George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Ronald Reagan, February exhibited the least number of days and greatest number of great presidents. This correlation of presidential preeminence and birthdate makes one wonder what William Henry Harrison (born Feb. 9) might have achieved had his presidency not ended more abruptly than John Paul I’s pontificate.

Latest crop of 40 Under 40 honorees named

Leadership Center for Excellence and Leadership Fairfax have announced recipients of their joint 2021 Northern Virginia “40 Under 40” honors, and have detailed plans for a lunchtime online program to honor them. “We look forward to celebrating the diverse accomplishments...

League of Women Voters to host post-legislative session

The League of Women Voters of Arlington will host a session with members of the Arlington delegation to the General Assembly, via Zoom, on Tuesday, March 9 at 7 p.m. Members of the delegation will discuss the 2021 session and...

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