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Church hosting youth trip to civil-rights sites, HBCUs

Mount Olive Baptist Church’s youth ministry will lead a “Sankofa Trip to the South” for students in middle and high schools Oct. 7-10, with registration due by Aug. 15. The journey will include stops in Atlanta and Montgomery, visits to...

Anniversary of lunch-counter sit-ins to be marked

It was delayed a year due to the pandemic, but a commemoration marking the 1960 civil-rights sit-ins in Arlington is now beginning. The Arlington County government had planned to mark the 60th anniversary of sit-ins at Arlington lunch counters with...
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Vienna issues business licenses, notes anniversaries

The Vienna town government recently issued licenses to the following new businesses: Health Check PLLC (clinic), 305 Maple Ave., W.;...
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