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July 16, 2021

Where to Cool Off in Arlington


The DC area is known for its humid, swampy weather, but so far this summer has felt especially sweltering. In mid-July, we can only expect things to get even more sizzling before autumn is upon us. Here are a couple spots in Arlington near Lyon Place to cool off and beat the heat this summer!

June 25, 2021

A Global Food Tour in Clarendon


Clarendon has become well known for its bar and restaurant scene over the last few years. Local favorites like Liberty Tavern, Northside Social, and Whitlow’s on Wilson are bustling at all hours and regularly mentioned in neighborhood roundups. But, when it comes to more exotic fare, there are a number of delicious options around Clarendon

April 1, 2021

Easter Brunch Options in Clarendon

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Similar to the rest of the holidays this past year, Easter plans may look a little different! While you might not be able to celebrate the day at a large gathering with family and friends, that doesn’t mean you have to give up celebrating entirely. Clarendon has got you covered with Covid-friendly options whether you

March 4, 2021

The Best Ways to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Arlington

green beer

While St. Patrick’s Day may look a little different this year, that doesn’t mean you won’t be able to celebrate! There is still plenty to do, whether you want to venture out to an Irish bar with friends or have a cozy day in with Irish comfort foods. Here is your guide to a Covid-friendly

February 3, 2021

Where to Watch The Super Bowl in Arlington

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The COVID-19 pandemic is still affecting our lives in a significant way, but many Arlington restaurants and bars are doing their best to accommodate diners in this strange new world. This year’s super bowl is going to look pretty different from years in the past, but there are still ways to be social and watch

January 27, 2021

The Best Super Bowl Snacks from Trader Joe’s!

The Super Bowl, like many events, is going to look a little different this year. Huge crowds are still unable to gather in person, but luckily for sports fans, the teams are still able to compete. This year, Super Bowl LV, will take place in Tampa Bay as the Buccaneers play a home game against

October 23, 2020

A Day Trip from Clarendon to Leesburg

Historic town of Leesburg

Clarendon is one of the best-located neighborhoods in the DMV. With easy access to downtown DC as well as a number of bustling Arlington towns, there’s rarely a reason to journey beyond the zip code. Lyon Place residents are fortunate to have everything they need in a several-block radius.  Some days though, it’s nice to

September 3, 2020

Brunching in Arlington

brunch in va

Prior to the pandemic, brunch was quite a scene in Arlington. Within a couple blocks of Lyon Place, there are dozens of delicious breakfast and lunch spots for the hungry crowds. Now that things have shifted a bit, a number of the usual go-to brunch places have had to adjust their offerings a bit and

July 22, 2020

3 Outdoor Workouts in Arlington


Throughout the Coronavirus pandemic, experts have expressed the importance of fresh air and regular exercise. When many of our usual gyms and exercise spaces were closed this spring, outdoor fitness options became more popular than ever. Clarendon residents can easily jog through the neighborhood but for those who prefer something a little different, here are

April 24, 2020

3 Spots in Clarendon for Quarantine Comfort Food

VA Restaurant Pho

It’s mid-April and the stay at home orders have been in place in Northern Virginia for over a month now. While some essential workers are still going into work, many of us have been told to stay home and avoid any non-essential activities. It’s been emotionally tough to avoid all socializing the last few weeks