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Why I’m Thankful for Arlington

Title: “Why I’m Thankful for Arlington” As someone who was born and raised in Arlington—and who has also lived and worked here during multiple eras of my adult life—I’ve racked up a sizeable list of favorite places and an even larger collection of memories, as you might imagine. The older I get, the more appreciative I am of both, so it seems…

Get into the Spirit of Arlington with These Holiday Happenings

November is here, and the holidays are upon us again…can you believe it? I admit that my Santa & reindeer spirit isn’t twinkly until after my jack-o-lantern is gone, the Halloween candy is consumed and my superhero costumes are snug in storage boxes again (no I don’t wear a cape year-round, although I wouldn’t mind….that would be way hipper than a…

From a Local: Spooky Halloween Happenings in Arlington

I’m pretty much a fan of all holidays. Whether we’re talking Thanksgiving, the Fourth of July, Arbor Day, or National Cheeseburger Day, if it involves parties, gift-giving, good stuff to eat, or time off work, I’m all for it. But by far, my most favorite of all holidays is Halloween. I love everything about the season—black cats, candy corn, crazy…

Top Events in Arlington Summer, Fall & Winter 2018

Summer is in full swing, and if you aren’t one of the 14 million visitors to Arlington each year, there is no time like the present! Between roller coasters, baseball games, arts festivals and live music, there is truly something for everyone. And don’t forget about all of Arlington’s “As Seen on TV” restaurants and dives! Check out the top summer…

13 Bright Ideas for Holiday Shopping in Arlington

The holidays in Arlington are always merry and bright with fun things to do. And for those about to shop, we salute you! In addition to hitting The Parks at Arlington Mall and Arlington Highlands, check out these not-your-ordinary Arlington retail destinations where you’re sure to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your nice list—and more than…