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Filipino Restaurant Bistro 1521 Now Open in Ballston

Just months after national chain Applebee’s closed in Ballston, its replacement, Filipino restaurant Bistro 1521, has opened its doors.

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Stageplate Bistro Set For Early August Opening

The newest addition to the Ballston restaurant scene is set to open Monday, August 7.

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New Pizza Joint Coming to Ballston

D.C. staple &pizza is looking to expand beyond the District with its first standalone shop in Northern Virginia.

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Big Changes on Fairfax Drive in Ballston

ARLINGTON, VA — If you've driven in Ballston at all in the last few months, you've undoubtedly seen a lot of orange cones. And while that might not change anytime soon thanks to other projects that are ongoing, one project has seen some fruit: an effort to improve the median on Fairfax Drive.

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Fast-Casual Pizza Chain &pizza Coming to Ballston

Trendy fast-casual pizzeria &pizza is coming to Ballston, according to permit application filed with the county.

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Fmr. Blue Goose Building in Ballston Memorialized With New Sign

There’s a recent addition to the site of Marymount University’s new mixed-use complex at the corner of N. Glebe Road and Fairfax Drive in Ballston.

In a public plaza, next to the buildings, is a sign that commemorates what stood there previously: the distinct but aesthetically controversial Blue Goose building, which was demolished in 2015.

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Ballston Sweetgreen Tests Out New Food Bowls

The Sweetgreen at 4075 Wilson Boulevard is releasing the first bowls to come out of the brand’s new test kitchen in Los Angeles. 

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Replacement Already in Line for Applebee's in Ballston

The space vacated by Applebee’s in Ballston less than three weeks ago will not be empty for long.

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Startup to Offer Free Rides Along Rosslyn-Ballston Quarter

Would you be willing to hear a quick sales pitch to get a free ride down Clarendon Blvd? If so a local startup is preparing to launch just the service for you.

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It's the last day for the Taste of Arlington

It's a family event that begins at noon.

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