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March 17, 2020 / Arlington County News

BREAKING: Arlington County Now Reporting Most Coronavirus Infections in Virginia

(Updated at 12:20 p.m.) As Arlington officials take measures to slow the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, the number of people testing positive for COVID-19...
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March 17, 2020 / Community News

AFAC Braces for Increased Need Akin to Government Shutdown

As the coronavirus outbreak results in closed businesses and lost jobs, the Arlington Food Assistance Center is preparing for a decrease in donations and...
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March 17, 2020 / Arlington County News

Governor Northam Announces New Measures to Combat COVID-19 and Support Impacted Virginians

Directs adherence to 10-person gathering ban, quarantine for high-risk individuals, worker and employer support Governor Ralph Northam today announced additional...
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March 17, 2020 / Arlington County News

Virginia Hospital Center Partners with Arlington County to Open COVID-19 Sample Collection Site

Virginia Hospital Center (VHC), a community-based hospital providing medical services to the Washington, DC metropolitan area for 75 years, has...
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March 17, 2020 / Community News

JUST IN: Arlington Opening Drive-Through Coronavirus Testing Site

Arlington County and Virginia Hospital Center are partnering to set up a drive-through coronavirus testing site. The temporary site is...
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March 16, 2020 / Community News

Photos: Empty Streets, Metro Stations and Businesses Around Arlington on Monday

(Updated at 4:05 p.m.) Amid the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, much of the usually bustling places around Arlington seemed like a ghost town this morning....
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March 16, 2020 / Crime

Arrest Made in Pentagon City Carjacking Cases

Arlington County Police today announced an arrest related to the recent series of carjackings in Pentagon City. “The Arlington County Police Department’s Homicide/Robbery Unit is...
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March 16, 2020 / Infrastructure

Arlington Transit Shuts Down All But Seven ART Bus Routes

At a time when coronavirus concerns are hitting public transportation hard, Arlington’s ART service has announced widespread closures. Starting today, only the...
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March 14, 2020 / Arlington County News

BREAKING: Arlington County Declares Local Emergency

(Updated at 11 a.m.) While sitting a safe distance away from each other, members of the Arlington County Board voted 4-0...
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March 14, 2020 / Arlington County News

County Manager Declares Local Emergency in Response to Coronavirus

Arlington County Manager Mark Schwartz signed a Declaration of Local Emergency for Arlington County in response to the public health threat posed by the...
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