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Historical Society to give bees center stage

“Bee Day at Ball-Sellers” will celebrate the importance of bees to the ecosystem on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the historic Ball-Sellers House, located at 5620 3rd Street South. In conjunction with the Arlington Historical Society,...

Editor’s Notebook: Take care out there on the water

Granted that a lot of news that is reported is a bummer, but it's always doubly sad when it's a case of a drowning during the summer months. We reported on such a case yesterday. A 29-year-old Sterling man died...

Letter: Va. must act now to save bees

Editor: Our bees are in danger. Nearly one-quarter of all native bee species are at risk of extinction. This can be blamed on a number of factors, but a leading one is neonicotinoids. Neonicotinoids, or neonics, are a pesticide that...

Letter: Amazon can do better by our bees

Editor: If we’re not careful, bees are going to go extinct, bringing coffee, apples, cherry blossoms, the wildflowers in the Blue Ridge Mountains and our entire way of life with them. Yet, people spray their lawns everyday with neonicotinoids, or...
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Q&A: Creative team details new work focused on women’s struggles

Theatre on the Run in Arlington from Oct. 14-23 will host “Unprotected,” a modern-day drama about the struggles women...
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