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  Arlington County, Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Arlington County or Arlington CDP is a urban county located in the U.S. commonwealth of Virginia, directly across the Potomac River from Washington, DC.
Arlington County was part of the original 10-mile square created as the District of Columbia in 1791 pursuant to Article I, Section 17, of the United States Constitution.
Arlington County is one of only two counties in Virginia which maintain their own roads (with the exception of primary state highways, including U.S. Highways and Interstates), the other being Henrico County outside the State Capital of Richmond.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Arlington,_Virginia   (2789 words)

  
 Arlington House, The Robert E. Lee Memorial (National Park Service)
Arlington House was the home of Robert E. Lee and his family for thirty years and is uniquely associated with the Washington and Custis families.
Arlington House, with its associated slave quarters and gardens, are now preserved as a memorial to Robert E. Lee, who gained the respect of Americans in both the North and the South and used his influence after the Civil War to help heal the nation.
Arlington House, Grounds and Museum are closed December 25th and January 1st.
www.nps.gov /arho   (193 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia USA
Arlington, Virginia is one of the places most frequently visited by travelers to the Nation's Capital, Washington, DC.
Arlington County is an urban county of approximately 26 square miles.
Arlington was originally part of the ten-mile square surveyed in 1791 for the District of Columbia.
www.strathlorntravel.co.uk /travel-arlington.asp   (1378 words)

  
 NPS, Arlington House: The Robert E. Lee Memorial
Arlington House is uniquely associated with the families of Washington, Custis, and Lee for it was built by George Washington Park Custis.
Arlington House, named after the Custis family's homestead of 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 /gwmp/arl_hse.html   (674 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Topics - Departments   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arlington County Government is organized into Departments which report to the County Manager, who is appointed by the County Board.
Responsible for planning and long-range development of the community; administering and enforcing the Virginia Uniform Statewide Building Code; ensuring a range of housing choices by providing housing information and facilitating community revitalization; and delivering quality neighborhood planning and improvement services in collaboration with citizens to enhance and preserve healthy conditions in all neighborhoods.
Works to make Arlington the happiest, healthiest place to live, work, and play through dynamic programs, attractive public spaces, and collaborations that provide healthy and fun recreation, sport, and leisure choices; cultivates, maintains, and protects natural and cultural resources; and provides opportunities for creative expression.
www.arlingtonva.us /Portals/Departments/DepartmentsPortal.aspx   (608 words)

  
 Arlington Economic Development - Welcome to Arlington Economic Development in Virginia
In Arlington, Virginia, USA, neighbor to the Nation's Capital, you can have it all: vibrant commercial districts that are home to industry leaders and Fortune 500 companies...
Arlington is home to much of the Department of Homeland Security and the agency has a significant economic impact on our community.
Arlington, as one of the D.C. area's best places to live, work and visit, was featured in United Airlines' March 2005 issue of Hemispheres, their monthly, in-flight magazine.
www.smartplace.org   (522 words)

  
 Arlington (Va.) Historical Society
Arlington is still a county, with no incorporated cities or towns within its boundaries.
This is a call for volunteers to staff the Arlington Historical Society's booth at the Arlington County Fair from August 18 to 21.
Arlington County's Historical Affairs and Landmark Review Board HALRB is sponsoring a program on Sunday, July 17, at 1:30 p.m., in the new Tiffany Gallery of the historic Maury School, 3550 Wilson Boulevard, to present the HALRB's annual Preservation Design Awards.
www.arlingtonhistoricalsociety.org   (1529 words)

  
 Arlington's Urban Villages - Virginia Square   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Virginia Square is one of Arlington's more peaceful urban villages.
Virginia Square is served by Metrobus, Metrorail, ART-Arlington Transit, bike lanes and routes, pedestrian amenities, and carsharing services.
Arlington's urban villages are walkable, mixed-use neighborhoods well served by public transportation.
www.commuterpage.com /art/villages/VirginiaSq.htm   (140 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Travel Guide
Arlington House - Robert E. Lee's longtime residence is designated the general's Memorial.
Arlington National Cemetery - essay on the historical importance of the famed cemetery.
Arlington National Cemetery Website - official site for one of the nation's largest cemeteries dedicated to people who have died in the service of this country.
www.onlinecityguide.com /va/arlington/main.php?city2=Arlington&statedes=Virginia&state2=VA   (799 words)

  
 Arlington Real Estate - Arlington Virginia Realty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arlington Country was originally part of the ten-mile square parcel of land surveyed in 1791 to be the Nation’s Capital.
Then known as “Alexandria County of the District of Columbia,” it included what is now Arlington County plus part of the neighboring city of Alexandria.
Arlington has maintained high quality residential neighborhoods while supporting continued managed growth.
www.arlington-real-estate.com   (327 words)

  
 John Fitzgerald Kennedy, President of the United States
He was buried in Arlington National Cemetery on November 25, 1963 and his gravesite is one of the most visited spots in the cemetery.
Keith Clark, 74, the Arlington National Cemetery ceremonial bugler who was called on to play taps at President John F. Kennedy's funeral after his assassination in November 1963, died of an aortic aneurysm January 13, 2002, in Fort Pierce, Florida.
Neither the Arlington National Cemetery site's eternal flame nor the tombstones of Kennedy, his wife, Jacqueline, and two of their children were damaged.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /jfk.htm   (3731 words)

  
 Arlington Real Estate of houses and Homes For Sale Arlington county, Virginia
In addition, Arlington is home to many of the area's best known attractions including the Pentagon; the U.S. Marine Memorial "Iwo Jima"; Fort Myer and Arlington National Cemetery.
Most Arlington hotels are located within four miles of the Smithsonian Institution, the White House, the U.S. Capitol, Holocaust Memorial Museum and most of D.C.'s attractions.
Arlington is only a short drive from Mount Vernon, Old Town Alexandria, Potomac Mills outlet mall, Manassas battlefield and many other Virginia attractions.
www.arlington-houses-and-homes-for-sale.com   (563 words)

  
 Arlington/Alexandria for Democracy (Virginia)
Northern Virginia residents in the 10th and 11th Districts will meet with Reps. Frank Wolf and Tom Davis at times that are currently being scheduled with their offices.
Arlington Commissioner of Revenue Ingrid Morroy spoke to us and facilitated our lively discussion on how to improve diversity in our progressive political communities and DFA groups.
The Democratic Latino Organization of Virginia, Latinos for America, and the NAACP are examples of good groups we should work with in the process.
dfa-arlington.unending.org   (2016 words)

  
 arlington, virginia hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Arlington is located on the banks of the Potomac River overlooking the Nation’s capital.
The center of Arlington only has a population of 117,000 people, but it is connected with the District of Columbia - via public transit and several bridges - and allows visitors to experience the highlights of both metro areas.
The Arlington National Cemetery is the burial ground of 225,000 military personnel and their dependants, and is also home to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, where the Changing of the Guard is one of Arlington’s most popular attractions.
www.arlington-hotels.info   (209 words)

  
 Arlington Real Estate Specialist - RE-Arlington
RE-Arlington provides Arlington, Virginia real estate information and resources to guide homeowners and homebuyers through the process of selling and buying a house, condo or other Arlington realty property.
Arlington County, The second smallest county in the United States occupies just 26 square miles.
This VIP service is designed to allow you to beat other buyers to Arlington Virginia homes for sale.
www.re-arlington.com   (631 words)

  
 Arlington, Virginia (Cities)
Arlington, on the southwest bank of the Potomac, is a suburb of Washington D.C. Arlington County smallest county in the United States and in the Eastern Region of the state.
Arlington was named for the home of Robert E. Lee.
Ceded to the federal government in 1789 as part of the District of Columbia; the land was returned to Virginia in 1846.
www.ohwy.com /va/a/arlingto.htm   (126 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Teeth Whitening   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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 Arlington Public Schools Home Page
If that doesn't allow you to see aps5, the new Arlington Public Schools Web Site, use a different web browser like Firefox or click on the link that reads "Skip to Main Content" to view the information on this web page.
The Arlington Public Schools prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy or marital status.
This policy provides equal access to courses and programs, counseling services, physical education and athletics, vocational education, instructional materials and extra-curricular activities.
www.arlington.k12.va.us   (160 words)

  
 Official Site of Arlington Virginia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
-->Our Vision: Arlington will be a diverse and inclusive world-class urban community with secure, attractive residential and commercial neighborhoods where people unite to form a caring, learning, participating, sustainable community in which each person is important.
More than 200 volunteers are expected to take part in Arlington's Invasive Plant Removal volunteer days on Saturday, October 15 and 22...
The Arlington Response to Katrina (ARK) Task Force will determine how to organize and use community resources towards recovery of the region affected by Hurricane Katrina.
www.co.arlington.va.us   (425 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Dentistry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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 Arlington, VA Uses Bootfinder Camera to Tow for Overdue Library Books
Arlington, VA and New Haven, CT are using a new camera technology to tow cars with unpaid parking tickets or overdue library fees.
Arlington, Virginia has taken the next step in automated camera enforcement.
Arlington County Treasurer Frank O'Leary told the Washington Times, "We're just always looking for new ways to skin the cat."
www.thenewspaper.com /news/01/196.asp   (310 words)

  
 Arlington Street People's Assistance Network   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A-SPAN estimates there are currently at least 700 people living on the streets of Arlington during the course of a year.
Anyone who is concerned about homeless people in Arlington is welcome, including those who are or have been homeless themselves.
A-SPAN is funded by donations from individuals, churches and businesses, foundation grants, Arlington County and the Department of Housing and Urban Development...
www.a-span.org   (288 words)

  
 Arlington Jaycees
Although the chapter has changed with the times, our overall purpose remains the same: to produce quality leaders for the community.
The Arlington Jaycees tradition is maintained by young men and women developing personal skills, having fun, and helping people in the community along the way.
The Arlington Jaycees are a member of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, Arlington, VA Box 100512, Arlington, VA 22210
www.varlingtonjaycees.org   (65 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Real Estate
Arlington housing types available include condos, townhouses and single family homes.
Although there aren't any incorporated cities or towns within Arlington County, residential neighborhoods are well defined and each has its own distinct flavor.
A wide variety of housing is available in Arlington County.
www.relocate-america.com /states/VA/cities/arlington.htm   (352 words)

  
 Arlington Virginia Dentistry   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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 Military District of Washington - Arlington National Cemetery   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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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)

  
 Arlington Virginia Tooth Whitening   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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