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  Arlington, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arlington is a city located in Snohomish County, Washington, USA, between Marysville to the south and Mount Vernon to the north.
Arlington is situated in the Stilliguamish Valley, at the junction of the North and South Forks of the Stilliguamish River, at the base of the Cascade Range.
Arlington is accessible via Interstate 5, Washington State Route 530, and Washington State Route 9.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arlington,_Washington   (1156 words)

  
 Arlington National Cemetery:: Historical_Information
Arlington won out as a name over Mount Washington, which is what George Washington Parke Custis first intended calling the 1,100-acre tract of land that he had inherited at the death of his father when he was 3.
Arlington won out because it was the name of the Custis family ancestral estate in the Virginia tidewater area.
George Washington Parke Custis and his wife, Mary Lee Fitzhugh (whom he had married in 1804), lived in Arlington House for the rest of their lives and were buried together on the property after their deaths in 1857 and 1853, respectively.
www.arlingtoncemetery.org /historical_information/arlington_house.html   (1462 words)

  
 Arlington (Va.) Historical Society | Learn | Washington's Forest Walking Tour   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Although much of Washington Forest lay to the west of this point in present-day Fairfax County, all of the property to the east of this point in present-day Arlington County became part of the District of Columbia when the District was organized in 1801 two years after Washington’s death.
Arlington House (Custis-Lee Mansion), in Arlington National Cemetery, although it was built after Washington’s death, was the home of John Parke Custis’s son (and Washington’s adopted son, heir and namesake) George Washington Parke Custis.
Arlington House also provides an incomparable view of the capital city which was named for our first President, Washington, D.C. Additional information concerning George Washington’s connections to Arlington County can be obtained at the Arlington Historical Museum at 1805 South Arlington Ridge Road.
www.arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org /learn/washington_forest/index.asp   (1977 words)

  
 NPS, Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Arlington House is uniquely associated with the families of Washington, Custis, and Lee for it was built by George Washington Parke Custis.
Arlington House, named after the Custis family's homestead on Virginia's Eastern Shore, was built on a 445-hectare (1,100-acre) estate that Custis' father, John Parke Custis, purchased in 1778.
After Arlington became headquarters for the officers who were superintending the nearby defenses of Washington, many of the remaining family possessions were moved to the Patent Office for safekeeping.
www.nps.gov /arho/history.htm   (674 words)

  
 Arlington, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arlington is a city located in Snohomish County, Washington, USA.
Arlington was officially incorporated on May 20, 1903.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 19.6 km² (7.6 mi²), none of which is covered with water.
www.shoreline.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Arlington,_Washington   (441 words)

  
 Northern Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Northern Virginia is a regional area in the United States consisting of Arlington, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William, and Stafford counties and the independent cities of Alexandria, Falls Church, Fairfax, Manassas, and Manassas Park.
Fairfax County, Arlington County, the cities of Alexandria, Fairfax City, and Falls Church, and for the first time, Loudoun County and Prince William County, went to Tim Kaine, the Democratic candidate.
Commuters are served by the Washington Metro subway and the Virginia Railway Express, a commuter railroad.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Northern_Virginia   (1494 words)

  
 CASDE | Arlington -- Washington County
This copy of a print of the depot at arlington in late afternoon, presents an interesting study in shadows and silhouettes against the sky.
Electricity came to Arlington when a group of local men organized a stock company under the name "Arlington Electric Light and Power Company." On the morning of December 8, 1904, shortly before noon, the first electric lights blinked on.
Arlington, only seven miles from Fremont, is among Nebraska's small towns that have shown new growth in the past decade.
www.casde.unl.edu /history/counties/washington/arlington/index.php   (807 words)

  
 Arlington County Apartments, Find Apartments in Washington, DC on 4WallsInDC.com
Arlington is an urban county of about 26 square miles located directly across the Potomac River from Washington, DC.
One of Arlington's attractions is its central location in the Washington DC metropolitan area, as well as its easy access by car and public transportation.
Arlington is more densely populated around Metro-Rail stations in the Rosslyn-Ballston corridor and the Jefferson Davis corridor (which includes Pentagon City and Crystal City), while maintaining lower density in the rest of the County.
www.4wallsindc.com /arlingtoncountyapartments.htm   (834 words)

  
 Arlington Washington Real Estate
Arlington is located in northwest Washington State, and has some of the most spectacularly beautiful scenery in the United States, forest and mountain wildlife sanctuaries, unlimited opportunities for outdoor fun and artistic pursuits, and the best coffee west of Italy.
Future plans include Arlington being part of the Centennial Trail System which is a walking, jogging, biking, and horseback riding trail that will one day stretch from Skagit County in the north to King County in the south.
Arlington has earned a well-deserved reputation of being a town that is both beautiful and functional, a place that is laid back but still on the cutting edge of technology.
www.relocate-america.com /states/WA/cities/arlington.htm   (501 words)

  
 Getting Around the Washington, D.C. area
With eleven Metro stops in Arlington alone, Metro and ART bus services that provide full access to every neighborhood and bike trails for walkers and cyclists, any address in and around Arlington is only minutes away.
Arlington's top-notch local transportation system also delivers residents and visitors to national and international transportation.
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) is located about about 30 minutes from Arlington - about 25 miles away via the Dulles Access Road to Route 66.
www.arlingtonvirginiausa.com /index.cfm/4721   (273 words)

  
 Welcome to Arlington Economic Development in Virginia
Arlington Real Estate Showcase, the presentation from the tour conducted on May 5, 2006
"Arlington: Leader in Technology-Based Economic Development" is the feature story in Bridges, the online newsletter published by the Austrian Office of Science and Technology.
The Homeland Security Industry and its Impact on Arlington, VA. Learn about the impact of the largest federal agency on Arlington.
www.arlingtonvirginiausa.com   (108 words)

  
 Arlington | Washington DC Area Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Adams wrote, "Washington City is not a city at all." Nearby George Town was still a muddy trek around marsh and through the woods, "The very dirtiest I ever saw," charged the first lady.
Suddenly, government was a growth industry and Washington exploded, transforming Alexandria, Arlington and vast rural areas of Virginia and Maryland into thriving bedroom communities for government-employed workers.
The greater Washington area, with a population exceding three million, is sometimes referred to as the area inside The Beltway, the freeway system which forms a great loop that includes heavily-populalted parts Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia.
www.capitalbay.com /adv.asp?blurb=243   (428 words)

  
 Arlington Economic Development - Travel Tips to the Washington, D.C. area5
Before visiting the Washington, D.C. area, contact the Arlington Visitors Center for complete information about Arlington, Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia.
Staying in Arlington is often much more affordable than hotels in Washington, D.C. Plus, a hotel in Arlington provides you with easy access to Arlington's friendly, safe neighborhoods, world-famous shopping and wealth of international restaurants.
The Washington Monument is open until midnight, and is less crowded after 6 p.m.
www.stayarlington.com /index.cfm/6672   (1313 words)

  
 Ronald Reagan National Airport & Washington DC – Arlington Sheraton National Hotel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In fact, our Arlington Sheraton is so close to the excitement that you’ll be able to see many of the majestic sights in our nation’s capital from your own individual guestroom accommodations – including the Washington Monument, the Pentagon, and the Lincoln Memorial.
Arlington Cemetery is the final resting place of over 250,000 veterans and state figures.
Home to a host of major corporations’ national headquarters as well as governmental agencies, Washington DC is one of the most powerful cities in the world and a popular destination for business travelers.
www.sheratonnational.com /attractions.cfm   (666 words)

  
 Arlington Economic Development - Leisure Activities in the Washington, DC area5
Washington After Hours (Old Line Trolley, 202-832-9800) Join their professional tour guides on motorcoach for entertaining anecdotes, historical information and a sprinkling of tales of the spirits who haunt the Nation's Capital.
Arlington is home to many excellent, innovative music and dance companies that perform at reasonable rates around the County.
Arlington is also host to the biennial Innovator's Festival in the fall as well as to hundreds of free performances throughout the summer.
www.stayarlington.com /index.cfm/6665   (1163 words)

  
 Exodus Would Usher In A New Era for Arlington
Arlington would still be home to the Pentagon.
Washington area military installations affected by the commission's rulings.
Arlington, which along with Alexandria could lose more than 20,000 defense-related jobs as a result of the Base Closure and Realignment Commission vote yesterday, was named in 1920 after the estate of a Civil War general.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-dyn/content/article/2005/08/25/AR2005082501715.html   (614 words)

  
 Arlington WA!
On Tuesday, May 16, 2006 at about 9:25 PM Arlington Police Officers responded to a call of two persons fighting in the alley [Additional info...]
Arlington police are looking for any information on a March 6th burglary where a suspect had assaulted the resident [Additional info...]
Arlington Police are looking for 2 suspects who committed the theft of 6 ATV's from the Cycle Barn.
www.ci.arlington.wa.us   (89 words)

  
 Aaccessmaps.com presents a road map of Washington DC/Arlington
WASHINGTON, D.C. ("DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA") is the capital of the United States of America and located on the eastern banks of the Potomac River, which separates it from Virginia to the southwest, its boundaries make it a 68-square-mile, 177-square-kilometer, enclave carved from Maryland.
GEORGETOWN, Washington's most exclusive and picturesque residential area, laid out in 1750, pre dates the formation of the district.
In 1871 it was merged into the District, and in 1878 it was annexed to the city.
www.aaccessmaps.com /show/map/dc_metro_city   (199 words)

  
 Washington, DC Convention & Tourism Corporation - - Hotel Reservations
The Hilton Arlington and Towers is located in the upscale Ballston area.
Located in the Courthouse District of Arlington, Virginia we are less than two miles to downtown Washington DC and five miles to Reagan National Airport.
The Washington Suites Alexandria is a first class hotel located 7 miles from the Washington-Reagan Airport and 24 miles from the Dulles International Airport.
washington.travelhero.com /index.cfm/subRegionID/279/aid/937   (1001 words)

  
 David E. Duskin - an Arlington, Washington (WA) Real Estate Law Lawyer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He has been adimmitted and has practiced before all of the Courts of the State of Washington, the Federal District Court for the Western District of Washington, and the Ninth Circuit federal Court of Appeals.
He is a past president of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, the North Snohomish County Rotary Club, the Board of Directors of the Stillaguamish Senior Center, the Mt. Baker Council of the Boy Schouts of America, the Arlington Community Chest, and the Citizens Committee for Arlington Schools.
Honors include recognitions as Citizen of the Year, Arlington chamber of Commerce, in 1994, and the Golden Apple Award from the Arlington School Districts in 1984 for his volunteer efforts with the District.
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 seminarians softball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Washington was anchored by Larry Swink, who played baseball at the University of Dallas and is currently in second theology at Immaculate Conception Seminary in New Jersey.
Arlington was led by Robert Wagner of St. Lawrence Parish in Alexandria.
For Arlington seminarian Dan Hanley, currently in third theology at the North American College in Rome, the game served as chance to bond with his fellow brethren.
www.catholicherald.com /articles/03articles/softball0717.htm   (488 words)

  
 Arlington Washington Hotel - Read Hotel Reviews, Compare Hotel Prices, and Make Hotel Reservations at NexTag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Westin Arlington Gateway is the Washington D.C. area's new destination for modern luxury.
The Crowne Plaza National Airport Hotel in Arlington, Virginia is located within minutes of Washington DC agencies and attractions.
Overlooking Washington DC and adjacent to historic Georgetown, the Holiday Inn Rosslyn at Key Bridge lies aside the Potomac River...
www.nextag.com /arlington-washington-hotel/search-html   (376 words)

  
 Arlington/Washington DC links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Arlington VA Convention and Visitors Service -- has a photo that shows how close Arlington VA is to DC.
The Washington Convention Center -- official webpage of the Washington Convention Center.
Washington D.C. - Tourist Information -- this site is maintained by the U.S. government and has an exhaustive list of tours, memorials, monuments, points of interest and much more.
www.aaal.org /aaal2003/links.html   (220 words)

  
 Washington, DC
D.C. Washington - Washington, D.C., capital of the United States, coextensive (since 1878, when Georgetown became a...
Washington, D.C. Memorials and Landmarks - Arlington National Cemetery Arlington National Cemetery occupies 612 acres in Virginia on the...
D.C. Washington: Government - Government The present system of government (in operation since 1975) provides for an elected mayor...
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 Field of 13 Set for Arlington-Washington Lassie - bloodhorse.com
Saturday's Lassie, held on the same day as the grade III Arlington-Washington Futurity, is part of Arlington Park's "Preview Weekend at the Park," a grouping of four stakes races over the coming weekend held four weeks in advance of the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships.
The daughter of Defrere was a two-length victress in the $75,000 Top Flight Stakes, the local prep for the Lassie, on Aug. 31 after breaking her maiden at Arlington earlier that month.
A daughter of Deputy Minister, Ashraaf was shipped earlier this month from trainer Eoin Harty's Southern California base to his Arlington operation where she broke her maiden with a 10 1/2-length triumph at the Lassie distance of one mile.
racing.bloodhorse.com /viewstory.asp?id=11713   (407 words)

  
 Military District of Washington - Arlington National Cemetery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Arlington is one of more than 100 national cemeteries; however, it is the only one of two national cemeteries administered by the Army.
The cemetery at the Soldiers' and Airmen's Home in Washington, D.C., also falls under the administration of Arlington National Cemetery.
www.mdw.army.mil /cemetery.htm   (295 words)

  
 NPS, Arlington House: The Robert E. Lee Memorial
After his father died, young Custis was raised by his grandmother and her second husband, George Washington at Mount Vernon, Custis, a farsighted agricultural pioneer, painter, playwright, and orator, was interested in perpetuating the memory and principles of George Washington.
The estate needed much repair and reorganization, and Lee, as executor, took a leave of absence from the Army until 1960 to begin the necessary agricultural and financial improvements.
In 1992 G.W.C. Lee's suit against the Federal Government for the return of his property was successful.
www.nps.gov /ncro/gwmp/arl_hse.html   (690 words)

  
 Broosters In Arlington, Washington - Mr Breakfast.com
The omelets are especially good, overstuffed with more than one human can eat and followed by a massive portion of toast, a little fruit, and a ton of potato-y goodness.
The Arlington, Washington Better Breakfast Bureau is is not affiliated with the Arlington Chamber of Commerce or any other branch of Arlington local government.
While Mr Breakfast cannot vouch for the validity of each restaurant review, he feels pretty good vouching for the excellent character of the residents of Arlington, Washington - who are primarily responsible for the review(s) you see above.
www.mrbreakfast.com /r_display.asp?restid=2988   (336 words)

  
 Arlington, Washington (Cities)
Arlington is 12 miles north of Everett, at the junctions of the North and South forks of the Stillaguamish River.
Arlington is part of the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA metro area.
Read reviews and find deals for hotels in Arlington.
www.ohwy.com /wa/a/arlingto.htm   (81 words)

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