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#134 – Check out Northside Social

Northside Social

Northside Social is a coffee shop, wine bar and cafe located in Clarendon.  They are part of the local restaurant group that owns Liberty Tavern and Lyon Hall.

Author’s Note:  This was originally a post for a special event.   Art Outlet, Inc. presented an international You Tube Salon at Northside Social, August 20th, 2010  at 9 PM. Curators in Washington, DC, Tokyo, Mannheim, Germany and New Orleans will be linked via video conference to the audience at Northside Social to discuss their favorite You Tube Clips. 

Arlington County Highlights of 2010

Check out this video of Highlights of Arlington in 2010.

Perseids Meteor Shower August 12-13

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The Perseids Meteor Shower, one of the most consistent performers and considered by many as 2010’s best shower peaks tonight August 12th and tomorrow night August 13th. The meteors they produce are among the brightest of all meteor showers, and can produce up to 50 meteors per hour during the peak activity.  It is best viewed after midnight and with the crescent moon setting early there should be dark skies through most of the night.  For tips on how to get the best views, visit this site. 

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Record Breaking Temperatures

With record breaking temperatures in our area this week here are some ways to beat the heat. 




Long & Foster releases "Market Minute"

Long & Foster releases “Market Minute” report for Arlington County for March 2010. http://ht.ly/1FmwF

Baskin Robbins is offering 31 cent scoop

Baskin Robbins is offering 31 cent scoop night to honor America’s firefighters on Wednesday, April 28th from 5 PM-10 PM. http://ht.ly/1DP5M

Arlington County board adopts FY2011 budget

Arlington County board adopts FY2011 budget. Some proposed cuts are restored. Property tax rate will increase 8.3 cents. http://ow.ly/1CATX