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Arlington, Virginia is located in Arlington County. Zip codes in Arlington, VA include 22201, 22241, and 22212. The median home price in Arlington is $565,000 which is roughly $456/per square foot. More Arlington information.

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9 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

A Signature 'Sunday' worth a trip to Arlington, Va.

It was a great first impression for newcomers to the master work on the nature of art and humanity is not performed often, and a four-hour drive was worth the chance to see what called "a production that itself stands as a profoundly moving work of art." Like its urban-village setting, the cornerstone theater has undergone a dramatic transformation since the 1990s.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Miami Herald

Companies tied to Spaceport up for space contract

Two of the three companies competing for more than $3 billion to launch "space-taxi" flights have ties to southern New Mexico's Spaceport America, the Albuquerque Journal reported Saturday. SpaceX, Boeing Co.

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Reuters

SUMMIT-Budget cuts seen endangering U.S. defense innovation

Spy planes that fly at hypersonic speeds. Missiles with surgical-strike capabilities.

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Roll Call

Designer Flips Gillibrand Gaffe Into Local Fundraiser

Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., has provided some cover for colleague Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., who offended local residents by demeaning a suburban enclave that wasn't quite to her liking, via a custom made T-shirt. Gillibrand got called on the carpet after ARLnow.com founder Scott Brodbeck uncovered the less-than-flattering description she provided of Arlington, Va., in her new book, "Off The Sidelines."

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

New York Daily News

Brooklyn soldier killed during World War II laid to rest 70 years later

Army Pfc. Bernard Gavrin, who was 29 when he died 70 years ago, was buried with full military honors Friday afternoon.

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Patch.com

Police Report Attempted Abduction of Teen in Arlington

The incident took place in the 3800 block of S. 12th St. The area is near the intersection of Columbia Pike and George Mason. At 10:35 pm, two subjects allegedly grabbed an 18 year-old female victim from behind as she was attempting to enter her vehicle.

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Business Journal

Judge denies taxi groups' request to halt Milwaukee ordinance

A federal court judge has denied taxi groups' call to halt the new ordinance lifting a cap on city of Milwaukee-issued public passenger vehicle licenses and legalizing so-called 'network vehicles' from rideshare services Lyft Inc. and Uber Technologies Inc. Already, the city has seen strong interest in the new public passenger vehicle licenses, which its license division started issuing Sept. 2. In the first week alone, the city clerk said, the city processed 328 new public passenger vehicle applications.

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The Hill

Warner defends 'soulless' Arlington

Sen. Mark Warner says he's "standing up" against one of his Democratic colleagues by attesting to the fact that a city in his state does indeed have soul. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand raised eyebrows this week with a passage of her new book, Off the Sidelines, when she slammed Arlington, Va.

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ARLnow.com

Local Beauty Schools Offer Chic Styles at a Discount

Getting a hair cut or your nails done in one of the most expensive areas in the country doesn't have to cost a fortune - Arlington cosmetology schools offer low-cost services under professional supervision. High school students at Arlington Career Center provide spa services as they prepare to pass the state exam to become licensed beauticians.

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ARLnow.com

Making Tech Ed 'Sexy' Can Boost Economy, Kaine Says

Eliminating the stigma against technical education will help young Virginians get better jobs, Sen. Tim Kaine said at a panel discussion Wednesday afternoon at the Capitol, where two Arlington teachers spoke about their successes in the field. Young people can get better-paying jobs if the perception of high school job-skills courses is changed from an option for failing students to a smart choice, Kaine said.

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AkiPress

12:09 9/11: Amercians commemorate 13th anniversary of terrorist attack

Led by President Barack Obama, Americans commemorated the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks on Thursday by observing moments of silence for the thousands killed that day at New York City's World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a Pennsylvania field.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

New Memorial Honors Women Killed in Line of Duty Since 9/11

11, 2001. It was unveiled Thursday on the attacks' 13th anniversary. The unique memorial is an arrangement of over 700 indoor plants, but 160 slots were left empty, one for each death.

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Examiner.com

'Ballston Pond' blog renamed 'Natural Arlington'

It was only a matter of time before the " Ballston Pond " blog broadened in name to keep pace with its expanding content. After all, there is more nature in Arlington than in just one pond.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Obama marks 9/11 anniversary at the Pentagon

SEPTEMBER 11: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs Gen. Martin Dempsey listen during a ceremony to mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorists attacks at the Pentagon Memorial September 11, 2014 in front of the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia.

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Patch.com

Register Now to Get a Free Tree from Arlington County

The trees being distributed are generally termed "whips" in the nursery trade and are in two-gallon containers. Tree height varies with species but generally ranges two to four feet in height.

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E! Online

#NeverForget 9/11: Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Eva Longoria and More Pay Tribute on Twitter

But even such a heartrending catastrophe couldn't dampen our nation's spirits as the terrible events caused our country come together - as we continue to do so more than a decade later. President Barack Obama , along with first lady Michelle Obama and Vice President Joe Biden observed a moment of silence at the White House early Thursday morning in remembrance of the 13th anniversary of the attacks.

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Air Force Times

Across the years, Obama's 9/11 message varies

President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama stand for a moment of silence on Sept. 11, 2013, on the South Lawn at the White House in Washington, as they mark the 12th anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks.

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TBD.com

Will D.C. Fire Department radio encryption hurt emergency communications?

WASHINGTON There is concern that a change at the D.C. Fire Department may hurt communication in an emergency; some fear the problem could cause a scenario similar to the confusion in the moments after the 9/11 attacks. Fire departments in Montgomery and Prince George's counties in Maryland and Arlington County in Virginia are expressing alarm over D.C.'s talk of encrypting fire communications, to the point where one Montgomery County Fire official said that his units would not come into the District under mutual aid if they could not communicate.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

ARLnow.com

NOVA Legal Beat: Can an Employer Fire Someone for no Reason?

Editor's Note: This sponsored column is written by Mathew B. Tully of Tully Rinckey PLLC , an Arlington firm that specializes in federal employment and labor law, security clearance proceedings, and military law. A. In Virginia, employees work at the will of employers.

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The Ashland Daily Tidings

13 years later, memories of 9/11 attacks still painfully fresh

On Sept. 11, 2001, four coordinated terrorist attacks carried out by al-Qaeda, an Islamist extremist group, killed 2,977 people.

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