Ice hockey: Cade Groton’s hat trick leads No. 3 Stone Bridge over No. 5 O’Connell

ICE HOCKEY | Cade Groton‘s hat trick helps the third-ranked Bulldogs top the fifth-ranked Knights, 5-1.


Religion events from around the Washington area

Christmas and Hanukkah worship and programs, Festival of Lights, Crèchè exhibits, choral concerts.

Traffic, transit tips for the weekend

It’s the last weekend for holiday shoppers and the start of the December getaway season.

Virginia open houses Dec. 20-21

A list of properties in Virginia that you can visit Saturday and Sunday.


Signature Theatre saved, but Artisphere faces shutdown

(Lance Rosenfield/Prime / Lance Rosenfield/Prime)

Loaning $5 million to the theater keeps an ‘economic anchor’ of Shirlington alive, officials say.


Arlington Public Schools chief named finalist for superintendent of the year

(Courtesy of Arlington Public Schools / Arlington Public Schools)

Patrick Murphy has led Arlington Public Schools since 2009.


Alexandria and Arlington crime report

Among incidents reported by police in Alexandria and Arlington.


Arlington-Alexandria volunteer opportunities

Community Tax Aid, Rebuilding Together Alexandria and other groups needs volunteers.


Alexandria-Arlington community events, Dec. 18-31, 2014

Christmas markets and events, concerts, menorah lighting and First Night Alexandria.

Road closed in Arlington for water main repair

The westbound lanes of Four Mile Run Drive are closed.