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How One Photograph Prompted Colin Powell To Support Obama

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 06.15.2016 | Arts

Former Republican Secretary of State Colin Powell was encouraged to support Barack Obama in the 2008 presidential election after witnessing Islamophob...

Family Moves Into New Home, Gets A Very Unexpected Delivery

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.28.2015 | Weird News

Were you waiting for a delivery of weed in the Arlington, Texas, area on Wednesday? Don't worry, your package hasn't gotten lost -- it's just now in t...

Kids Return The Love To 'Grandma In The Window' Who Waves To Them Daily

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 10.26.2015 | Good News

EmbedContent(562aa1d5e4b0aac0b8fd0879,,Embed,html,Some({})) Love is what makes the wheels on this school bus go round and round. Every afternoon, the ...

The Face of Memorial Day

Siobhan Fallon | Posted 05.25.2016 | Women
Siobhan Fallon

When I see the Memorial Day photos of Arlington, I know those simple white markers represent entire lives. They are the boys running across a soccer field, the kid bagging your groceries, the girls playing varsity volleyball -- every one of them somebody's child who had an entire life of promise ahead.

Hometown Proud

Randi Evans | Posted 05.18.2016 | Travel
Randi Evans

As a spouse to one our fine service members, I've traveled all over the United States. I'm very grateful for all the places I've seen, and all the wonderful places I've had the opportunity to live. But there's that one place, that will forever permanently hold a large piece of my heart: my own small town U.S.A. ...Arlington, Ohio.

Aisle View: Two Musical Solo Shows

Steven Suskin | Posted 05.04.2014 | Arts
Steven Suskin

Director Gordon Edelstein keeps things moving handily, although he is forced by one-man-show strictures to resort to such activities as having the star change his clothes in several installments.

A Woman Is a Sometime Thing

George Heymont | Posted 03.27.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

What struck me about these two musicals was how well, despite any perceived weaknesses, each show resonated with its audience. That's such an elusive quality for a new show to display and yet it was undeniable in performance.

Married Couple, Twin Boys Found Dead In Massachusetts Home

David Lohr | Posted 11.19.2013 | Crime

Massachusetts police say they are not looking for suspects in the suspicious deaths of a family of four whose bodies were discovered inside their Arli...

Uncircling the Wagons: Philanthropists Who Didn't Cause Our Social Problems

Claudia Jacobs | Posted 10.29.2013 | Style
Claudia Jacobs

Peter Buffett's op-ed this summer in the New York Times pointed to the irony of the mega-wealthy cloaking themselves with the accoutrements of philant...

FOR SALE: Rock Star's Childhood Home

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.13.2013 | DC

How would you like to live like a rock star? A rock star as a child, that is. Here's your chance: An Arlington, Va., home believed to belong to ...

A 21+ Popsicle

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.01.2013 | DC

Just in time for your Fourth of July party, Bayou Bakery brings you... the Boozicle: Bayou's boozy popsicle debuted Thursday in "ScrewBerry" ...

LOOK: Touching Note Prince Harry Left At Arlington Cemetery

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 05.10.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- In a somber visit, Britain's Prince Harry spent time at Arlington National Cemetery Friday morning, leaving a wreath of flowers to honor...

LOOK: This Bus Stop Cost $1 Million To Build, And Has Heated Concrete Floors

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 04.05.2013 | DC

What local D.C. metro issue could capture the attention of CNN, USA Today and even a Russian state-run news outlet? The answer: a bus stop. Of c...

Dog-Friendly Dining In D.C. Area

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 04.04.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Good news for Arlington dog owners: the city's health department now lets restaurants apply for a variance to allow dogs in outdoor dini...

Arlington's Newest Brunch Spot

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 03.11.2013 | DC

Doughnuts with wild boar. "Chinese breakfast." Corned beef with sweet potato hash and salsa verde. One glance at The Curious Grape's new Sparkling ...

Ron Dicker

Boy, 6, Survives Alone In Woods | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.26.2012 | Good News

Joseph "Jo Jo" McCray, a 6-year-old Vermont boy who got lost in the freezing woods for more than 20 hours and was found safe Sunday morning, impressed...

Woman Pays $200 For 'iPad' That's Actually Just A Mirror

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.09.2012 | Money

If you were offered a brand new iPad for $200, would you buy it? What if the offer was made at a gas station? Many of us might not fall for the sal...

Top 15 U.S. Cities For Singles

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 10.26.2012 | Money

Single and ready to mingle? It might be time to step outside of the big city to get your flirt on. Your chances of finding a successful single man...

A Capella Group, Pentatonix, Performs Katy Perry/Justin Bieber Medley (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 11.27.2012 | Entertainment
Shira Lazar

Having started out as a trio at Martin High School in Arlington, Texas, the group built up a following on YouTube with a cover of Lady Gaga's "Telephone."

Health Inspectors Find Problems At Chick-fil-A

Posted 08.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Northern Virginia Chick-fil-A detractors: you've got some new fodder. Though this has nothing to do with gay rights politics. The new...

Think Twice Before You Slice

Chuck Bean | Posted 07.02.2012 | DC
Chuck Bean

Investing in critical safety-net programs will assure our region continues on the path to recovery. We want to ensure that the people who work in Arlington can also afford to live there.

FBI: Strip Club Owner Plotted To Kill Mayor

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 04.11.2012 | Crime

A Texas strip club owner attempted to hire Mexican hit-men to murder two city officials, according to an FBI criminal complaint. Police arrested Ry...

On Stage: 'On The Waterfront' At American Century Theater

Posted 04.03.2012 | DC

ARLINGTON, Va. -- It could definitely be a contender. The American Century Theater is staging its rendition of the Hollywood classic "On The Water...

Rachel Tepper

LOOK: David Guas' New Orleans Inspiration | Rachel Tepper | Posted 04.03.2012 | DC

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Chef David Guas' D.C.-area restaurant, Bayou Bakery, is more than 1,000 miles away from New Orleans, but the Big Easy is inescapable...

WATCH: Local 11-Year-Old Stacks Cups Really Fast

Posted 03.30.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- This video shows 11-year-old Arlington, Va., resident William Polly tying a world record last week in a sport we didn't know existed unt...