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‘Paws on Pike’ makes return appearance

The Columbia Pike Partnership will host the annual “Paws on the Pike” (weather-permitting) on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 1 to 5 p.m. at Centro Arlington, 950 South George Mason Drive. The free event will include special programs, booths featuring pet-related...

Columbia Pike library to open high-tech meeting room

Arlington library officials on Sept. 19 will host a ceremony marking the introduction of new space at the Columbia Pike branch for those who require a secure Internet connection and privacy for “virtual” meetings. The Teleconnect Space was developed in...

Gear up for traffic challenges on Columbia Pike

Construction along Columbia Pike between South Wakefield Street and South George Mason Drive is likely to make life a drag for drivers, pedestrians and bicyclists between now and the estimated completion in January. Those who can “are encouraged to use...

Pike apartment complex won’t be considered (now) for historic status

Members of the Arlington Historical Affairs and Landmark Review Board (HALRB) have opted against moving forward, for now, on a proposal to confer historic-district status on a 70-year-old apartment compound in the Arlington Mill neighborhood. But the buildings may end...

More new transit shelters coming sooner to Columbia Pike corridor

Arlington County Board members on July 16 are expected to approve a contract revision that will allow for installation of eight transit stations along Columbia Pike, rather than the four originally envisioned when the contract was first consummated. The proposal...

Pike project could pit preservationists, transit boosters

The planned redevelopment of a key Columbia Pike parcel could end up becoming a battle between preservationists and public-transportationists, with Arlington County Board members in between. At issue is to how to deal with the two-story, Art Deco building that...

Baileys Crossroads upgrade aims to help pedestrians, motorists

Improvements to enhance pedestrian and driver safety and traffic operations have been implemented at the intersection of Columbia Pike (Route 244) and Lacy Boulevard at Baileys Crossroads, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation. The traffic-signal upgrades include new mast-arm...

Police: Homeless pair connected to Columbia Pike homicide

A 46-year-old woman of no fixed address has been charged with murder and a 48-year-old man of no fixed address faces conspiracy charges following the shooting of a man along Columbia Pike. Arlington police on Feb. 26 at 7:42 a.m....

Development, rents, transportation highlight forum on Columbia Pike

Those trying to lease commercial property in the Columbia Pike corridor are finding the old adage about land – “they’re not making any more of it” – certainly rings true. Arlington economic-development officials say they will assist where possible, but...

Arlington government set to acquire Columbia Pike parcel

They’re paying more than the going rate, perhaps, but Arlington officials are banking that a nearly full acre soon to be acquired on Columbia Pike will pay big dividends down the road. County Board members on Feb. 12 are slated...
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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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