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PHOTOS: Liberty District soccer showdown!

The Washington-Liberty Generals squared off against the Yorktown Patriots in the girls-championship game of the 2022 Liberty District soccer tournament on May 19. Yorktown won. Find photos from Deb Kolt below; click any photo to start the slideshow; click...

Democratic ticket wins MCC Governing Board race

McLean voters selected three candidates for adult seats on the McLean Community Center Governing Board, plus two youth representatives, following voting May 21 at the McLean Day festival. Counting in-person and absentee votes, the adult-seat winners were Kristina Groennings with...

Tree-advocacy group irked at Arlington housing proposal

A tree-advocacy group believes proposed changes to Arlington housing policy could have a cataclysmic impact on existing tree canopy in the community. “Tell the county ‘no’ – do not enact policies that further reduce our tree canopy,” the Arlington Tree...

Artists Alliance, Career Center team up on new exhibition

An exhibition of artworks by students at the Arlington Career Center – called “Destruction” – will be on view during June at Gallery Underground, a Crystal City art gallery maintained by the Arlington Artists Aliance. “We partnered with the Career...

Oakton rebounds from loss to win district tourney

A late-season loss to their neighborhood rival, when they admittedly played poorly, changed the fortunes for the Oakton Cougars. Since that 11-5, five-error, eight-walk, one hit batter and two-wild-pitch setback to the Madison Warhawks, Oakton regrouped to win five straight...

Vienna residents win annual health challenge

On behalf of Team Vienna, Vienna Mayor Linda Colbert on May 20 accepted the Mayors’ Fitness Challenge trophy on the steps of Vienna Town Hall. The second annual challenge, a friendly competition between Vienna and the cities of Falls Church...

Yorktown girls win district soccer crown

The top-seeded Yorktown Patriots (15-1-1) continued their strong season by winning the girls Liberty District tournament with a 1-0 victory over the Washington-Liberty Generals in the high-school championship match. Yorktown has dominated its district rivals this season, outscoring those teams...

Mason grads urged to chart own paths in life

Green-begowned graduates at George Mason University could be forgiven they wondered why commencement keynote speaker Stu Shea asked them to stand, take a single step and lean in with their classmates. Shea noted how famous people throughout history – Martin...

Effort launched for broad-based tree-planting project

EcoAction Arlington on May 19 announced the launch of a “Tree Canopy Equity Program,” designed to provide a better distribution of natural resources across the community. The goal is to “radically increase” tree-planting in neighborhoods with the lowest tree cover....

Analyst: Fundamentals ‘remain strong’ in Va. housing market

Virginia’s real-estate market reported seasonal vigor in April, despite being held back by inventory issues and rising national economic woes. A total of 11,991 properties went to closing across the commonwealth during the month, according to figures reported by the...
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PHOTOS: Liberty District soccer showdown!

The Washington-Liberty Generals squared off against the Yorktown Patriots in the girls-championship game of the 2022 Liberty District soccer...
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