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Attorney General Mark Herring on US Supreme Court Decision Affirming Gay Marriage Rights

Attorney General Mark Herring on US Supreme Court Decision Affirming Gay Marriage Rights

Virginia Attorney General Mark R. Herring’s press conference about the US Supreme Court decision affirming gay marriage rights.

State of the County 2015

State of the County 2015

Arlington County Board Chair Mary Hynes delivers the annual State of the County address.

Arlington Reads: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Arlington Reads: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie spoke to a large crowd at the Arlington Public Library about her novel, “Americanah”.

Members of the Arlington County Board, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe and local business leaders

Press Conf: 1776 to Expand into Crystal City

Arlington County Board Chair Mary Hynes and Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced the expansion of 1776 into Arlington VA.

Around Arlington, March 24, 2015

Around Arlington, March 24, 2015

Our bi-weekly roundup of all the news and notes from Around Arlington

ConnectArlington Informational Meeting

ConnectArlington Informational Meeting

The ConnectArlington Informational Meeting will be on Weds. Feb. 18 at 7:00pm in the Walter Reed Community Center, 2919 16th St. South.

Around Arlington February 6, 2015

Around Arlington February 6, 2015

ATV’s bi-weekly roundup of all the news and notes Around Arlington.

Around Arlington, January 23, 2015

Around Arlington, January 23, 2015

ATV’s bi-weekly roundup of County news and events returns from holiday break!

Around Arlington - December 22, 2014

Around Arlington – December 22, 2014

On the last episode of 2014, we swear in the newest County Board member, Arlington leadership meets with the public to discuss the 2016 fiscal year budget, We celebrate this year’s winners of the James B. Hunter Human Rights Award, and let you know how to recycle those Christmas trees.

The Heart of the Matter: How Arlington County Used Empathy to Redesign Community Services

The Heart of the Matter: How Arlington County Used Empathy to Redesign Community Services

How Arlington County used Design Thinking Principals to redesign community services.

Around Arlington - December 01, 2014

Around Arlington – December 01, 2014

On this episode, we get you ready for winter weather! Arlington is committed to plowing not only streets, but bike trails. Also, Board Chair Jay Fisette announced the cancellation of the Streetcar project, the Arlington Food Assistance Center is asking for your help this holiday season, more young adults are starting businesses here and more leaves are falling and collection continues!

Around Arlington - November 17, 2014

Around Arlington – November 17, 2014

On this episode, we celebrate a historic landmark in the community of Nauck, the Arlington County Fire Department reminds residents about checking your smoke alarm, the Emergency Winter Shelter is now open and the are a bunch of events happening around Arlington.

Around Arlington - November 5, 2014

Around Arlington – November 5, 2014

In this episode, the votes are in, and John Vihstadt has been re-elected to the County Board. Also, November is Animal Shelter Appreciation month so we celebrate in style, a new farmers market is opening up in Fairlington, and its time to prepare yourself against the flu.

Ann Patchett at the Arlington Public Library

Ann Patchett at the Arlington Public Library

Ann Patchett, author of The Magician’s Assistant, speaks about the novel and her career at the Arlington Public Library.

Around Arlington - October 20, 2014

Around Arlington – October 20, 2014

In this episode, we celebrated some new parks around town, gained insight at the third annual Women in Business Conference, danced our way into helping the library’s early literacy program, redefined marriage in the commonwealth with a ground breaking announcement and shared some tips on how to stay safe this Halloween, plus so much more.