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07/25/16

Ballston's on the Ball

The Ballston Business Improvement District held its 5th annual meeting June 21 at the Westin Arlington Gateway.

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07/21/16

What's Missing From the R-B Corridor?

The Rosslyn-Ballston Corridor is already a hotbed of mixed-use development. But, according to representatives of both the Rosslyn and Ballston communities, there is still work to be done.

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07/06/16

Back to Business in Ballston

Nine new projects to provide retail, office and residential. As the Ballston Mall slowly begins to continue towards new life, all across Ballston new development plants are emerging.

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06/12/16

Cheesetique Opens 3rd Location in Ballston

Attention foodies: popular local restaurant Cheesetique has opened up their third location in Ballston.

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05/31/16

Saul Centers designing a path forward for huge Ballston project

Cost of an unusually large prime development site in Ballston: $46 million. Finding a design that appeases all neighbors: Priceless, and probably impossible. But Saul Centers Inc. is giving it a go.

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05/20/16

Metro Focus Episode 5

This episode of Metro Focus explores Northern Virginia's Ballston and Crystal City neighborhoods. Plus, a look behind the curtain at 1st Stage Theater and lean more about Metro's Smart Benefits and Travel Training programs.

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05/13/16

The Weekly Feed: Noshing In NOVA Edition

Sun is in the forecast for Sunday, so head out on the Orange Line to Ballston for the Taste of Arlington festival.

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05/13/16

Behind the Scenes at Taste of Arlington

What does it take to plan an event with 50,000 attendees and dozens of restaurants, vendors and entertainers? For the four-person team behind Taste of Arlington, planning this year’s event started the day after last year’s event.

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05/13/16

Traffic, transit tips for the weekend

Two more weekends after this and it’s Memorial Day. We should be seeing getaway traffic, plus more activity on local streets. But even the road crews have been slowed by this rainy weather.

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05/13/16

Washington City Paper The Potanist To Do This Weekend: Domingues & Kane, Linn Meyers, and The Avett Brothers

If you're looking to get a wide sample of Arlington's dining scene, head to Taste of Arlington in Ballston on Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. More than 50 restaurants—from Texas Jack's BBQ to Yona to Lebanese Taverna.

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