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Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Parisa Dehghani-Tafti

Editor’s Notebook: The most important local election of 2022 just happened …

... and it took place 2,400 miles away. As if channeling their inner flight attendant, voters of San Francisco said "buh-bye" to radical district attorney Chesa Boudin in a lopsided recall vote, after having earlier ousted some of the nuttier...

Editor’s Notebook: Agreeing with a School Board member (from Fairfax, no less!)

Fair is fair, and I'm nothing if not fair. A judge earlier this week tossed the recall petition against Fairfax School Board member Laura Jane Cohen of Springfield District, bringing that particular political contretemps to an end for the...

Editor’s Notebook: A thumb in the eye, indeed!

If you doubt me, there are those who can confirm it: I predicted not long after Jason Miyares was elected Virginia's next attorney general that he might find a place for former Arlington/Falls Church Commonwealth's Attorney Theo Stamos in...

Editor’s Notebook: Getting serious about ousting prosecutors?

My incoming campaign mail has slowed (though not stopped) since I sent in my absentee ballot. So it was interesting that a large, glossy mailer came through the transom last week. It wasn’t for any candidate on the ballot. Instead,...
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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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