Local Commentary

Local Commentary

Our Man in Arlington

Our literate community is chockablock with memoir writers. And as my fellow baby-boomers enter their twilight years, I suspect more will put fingers to keyboard and look back on how their lives unfolded. With permission of my childhood friend Steve Dryden, I’ve pulled some gems of our shared Arlington past […]

Local Commentary

Our Man in Arlington

State Attorney General Mark Herring opined last month that Arlington may, after years of resistance, have authority to remove the name of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from our portion of Route 1. The coming debate unfolds as a slew of politically touchy name changes are underway at Arlington’s schools. I’ve […]