Monthly Archives: November 2011

Why Not Have a Single, Strong Taxi Regulator for the Region?

The County Board is considering changing taxi fares for Arlington taxicabs, including an overall fare hike. No one really likes raising regulated prices for consumers, but in general, I agree that rising gas prices should be passed on to passengers. … Continue reading

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Why I Won’t Be Voting for Tejada or Hynes Tomorrow

Walter Tejada and Mary Hynes seem, by all accounts, to be well meaning public servants. They are, however, running campaigns so terrible in 2011, that the only explanation is either incompetence or hubris. And for the single biggest issue effecting … Continue reading

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Happy Hour Project: Old Arlington Grill

OAG is the friendly bar in the front of the Arlington Cinema and Draft House. While popular with pre-theatre goers, it is a stand-alone bar and has specials not available in the theatre, as well as separate entertainment offerings. There … Continue reading

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Lane Closures: Washington Boulevard over Columbia Pike Bridge

From VDOT via Arlington DES: * * * Washington Boulevard over Columbia Pike Bridge (VDOT): Lane Closures VDOT will be performing lane closures for a two-week period on S. Washington Boulevard and Columbia Pike as a part of the Washington … Continue reading

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