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Letter: Sense of entitlement sometimes is too much

Editor: Trespassing is generally defined as entering the owner’s land or property without permission. Such is the case when a landscape company has personnel doing work across the street, parks on your side of the street and gets out...

Letter: Bold Biden plan will benefit Virginia

Editor: The bold, $2 trillion infrastructure plan unveiled by the Biden administration has the potential to yield huge dividends for Virginia, driving economic growth while addressing the climate crisis and safeguarding our coast, advancing equity and helping secure a...

Letter: Sidewalks are not a safety panacea

Editor: I read with interest your recent coverage of the sidewalk controversy that has erupted in Vienna. While some may feel sidewalks are a “no brainer,” anecdotal evidence suggests that many pedestrians in Northern Virginia will ignore sidewalks, even when...

Vienna government issues business licenses, lauds anniversaries

The Vienna town government recently issued the following business licenses: Cupcakes & More (cupcakes), 527 Maple Ave., W.; Greenheart Juice Shop (juice shop), 208 Dominion Road, N.E.; and Martial Arts Black Belt Academy (martial arts), 262 Cedar Lane, S.E. In addition,...

Vienna Town Council makes appointments

The Vienna Town Council recently made the following appointments to local advisory panels: Ken Berry was appointed to the Bicycle Advisory Committee. Mark Lander was appointed to the Town Business Liaison Committee. Bets Thomas was appointed to the Bicycle Advisory...

Office-vacancy rates up all across county

Just under one in four square feet of commercial office space in the Ballston corridor was vacant in the first quarter of 2021, according to new data, the highest of all corridors of Arlington and one of the highest...

Hotel-occupancy rates still down in the dumps

Hoteliers and moteliers in Arlington continue to be filling far fewer rooms than they were in the pre-pandemic period, and coupled with significant reductions in room rates, are receiving less than half the revenue per available room than they...

Clean the Bay Day becomes week-long event for 2021

After being canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic, “Clean the Bay Day” is back for 2021 – in a re-imagined format. Sponsored by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and held since 1989, the event will morph into a weeklong event...

Vienna Farmers’ Market opens for season

The Vienna Farmers’ Market, sponsored by the Optimist Club of Greater Vienna, has opened for the season. Markets will run on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon at the Vienna Community Center, offering wares from a variety of vendors. On May...

Local airports battle back, but have long road ahead

It’s a trailing indicator – more recent data have shown reasons for some optimism – but the fact remains that local airports continue to face challenges attracting passengers. Year-over-year passenger counts were down by nearly two-thirds at Washington Dulles International...

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New School Board member receives liaison assignments

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