Save our screens: Ballston mall owner needs zoning change to install outdoor LEDs
The proposal to install LED screens outside the new Ballston Quarter doesn't work under current Arlington County zoning laws.
Ballston-Based Startup Adds a Physical Barrier to Cyber Attacks
Ballston-based startup Fend is working to make infrastructure assets un-hackable. “The goal is to protect infrastructure from cyber attacks,” said Fend’s founder Colin Dunn. “That’s everything from the electric supply to water systems. What worries me is hackers taking down our services.”
Professional Ballet Dancers Celebrate Grand Opening of New Pilates, Barre, Adult Ballet, Rehab Studio
Core Allegro is a new Refined Pilates, Ballet, Adult Ballet, and Rehab studio celebrating their Grand Opening Saturday, October 13th between 5 pm and 8 pm in Ballston. The address is 4001 Fairfax Drive, Suite 125.
ART Considers Adding New Route to Better Link Ballston to Shirlington
Arlington Transit could soon add a new bus route to better connect Ballston to Shirlington, as part of a host of route and schedule changes on tap for this winter.
Doughnut-Focused Cafe On the Way for Ballston Apartment Building
A new cafe will soon offer up handmade doughnuts, coffee and more in Ballston. Good Company Doughnuts and Cafe plans to move into a space at 670 N. Glebe Road, just under the 672 Flats apartments, according to co-founder Charles Kachadoorian.
Prolific Restaurateur Scott Parker Plans New Barbershop for Ballston
A new upscale barbershop is on the way for Ballston next year. Scott Parker, the co-founder of a bevy of businesses throughout Arlington, announced in a Facebook post yesterday (Monday) that he plans to help open “Bearded Goat Barber” in early 2019. He said he hopes the Bearded Goat will be a “premier barbershop specializing in tailored haircuts, hot lather shaves and sculpted beard trims.”
Ballston Quarter Wins Approval for Outdoor Seating in New Plaza
Ballston Quarter is now set to feature a full complement of restaurants with outdoor patios in the new development’s plaza, despite some reticence from Arlington planning staff.
Chevy Chase Land buys into Ballston
The Chevy Chase-based company bought 672 Flats through a 1031 tax-deferred exchange from its sale of 7316 Wisconsin Ave. in Bethesda earlier this month.
New Muse Paintbar Looks to Be Coming to Ballston Quarter
A bar encouraging patrons to grab a glass of wine and a paintbrush could soon be on the way for Ballston’s biggest new development.
Cybersecurity Company Opens Ballston Office to Harness Military Talent
Cybersecurity is an ongoing and growing concern in the corporate sector, but IT security company Praetorian seeks to help test corporate security networks and make the internet a safer place to do business.