Arlington Employment Center Fall Career Fair
Location: George Mason University (Arlington Campus) Founders Hall Building: 3351 Fairfax Dr., Arlington, VA 22201
Transportation: Metro Accessible (VA Square); metered street parking; parking in garage for fee
Cost/ Other: Large scale career event featuring 50 of the area’s top businesses in a variety of fields; Free to attend; Open to all job seekers;
Register to attend: www.aecjobfair2015.eventbrite.com (Directions and full list can be found on registration site)
Contact: Pam firstname.lastname@example.org (703.228.1477)
Third District Monthly Crime Report and Newsletter
September 1st through September 30th , 2015
ARMED ROBBERY, 150905004, 5900 block of S. Arlington Boulevard. At approximately 12:40 a.m. on September 5, a 53 year-old male victim sustained a stab wound to his chest and a facial laceration when he intervened during a robbery of a female victim’s purse. The 48 year-old female victim sustained a laceration to her hand in the robbery as well. They were both transported to Fairfax Hospital for their injuries. The first suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’4” tall, and wearing a black t-shirt and dark pants. The second suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’6” tall, and wearing a black t-shirt and dark pants. The investigation is ongoing and it should be noted this is an isolated incident with no other similar crimes in the area.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 150906032, 2400 block of S. Oakland Street. At approximately 9:10 p.m. on September 6, following an argument a 50 year-old male victim was punched in the face and transported to the hospital for stitches. The suspect was arrested and charged with malicious wounding. He was held without bond.
BURGLARY, 150908024, 2300 block of S. 25th Street. At approximately 1:00 a.m. On September 8, a known subject forced entry into a residence and caused damage. The suspect was identified and arrested. He was charged with burglary and domestic assault and battery. He was held without bond.
BURGLARY, 150907040, 2400 block of S. 24th Road. Between 3:30 p.m. and 4:40 p.m. on September 7, an unknown subject(s) entered a residence and stole several items to include a diamond ring, MacBook pro, and an Apple iPad. There is no suspect(s) description.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 150906028, 3400 block of S. Utah Street. Between 5:30 p.m. on September 7 and 8:30 a.m. on September 8, an unknown subject(s) entered several vehicles in a several block radius and stole numerous items. Additionally 1 vehicle was stolen. Approximately two days later the suspects were identified, arrested, and charged with several counts of Grand Larceny. The stolen vehicle and other items were recovered and returned to the owners.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 150914067, 5600 block of S. 7th Street. At approximately 10:10 p.m. on September 14th, a 70 year-old male victim suffered a severe laceration to his ankle when a known female subject threw a plate at him. The victim was transported to the Virginia Hospital Center where he received several stitches to his ankle. The suspect was arrested and charged with malicious wounding. She was held without bond.
BREAKING AND ENTERING, 150910059, 4200 block of S. 35th Street. Between 8:30 a.m. and 6:19 p.m. on September 10, and unknown subject(s) forced entry into a residence and stole a MacBook Pro laptop and an Apple IPad. There is no suspect(s) description.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 150914012, 3700 block of S. Kemper Road. Between 7:00 p.m. on September 13 and 9:00 a.m. on September 14, an unknown subject(s) entered at least seven vehicles in a several block radius and stole numerous items. There is no suspect(s) description.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING BY MOB, 150919001, 2900 block of S. 18th Street. At approximately 11:43 p.m. on September 18, a group of 5-10 people forced entry into a residence and attacked a 29 year-old male victim with a metal bat. The victim was transported to Virginia Hospital Center and refused treatment. The suspects were located, arrested and charged with malicious wounding by mob, robbery, and conspiracy to commit robbery.
BURGLARY, 150922036, 4900 block of Columbia Pike. Between 10:00 a.m. and 2:10 pm on September 22, unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and stole electronics. There were no signs of forced entry.
ROBBERY, 150923020, 4100 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive. At approximately 10:39 p.m. on September 22, an unknown male subject assaulted and robbed a 19 year-old male victim of his shoes and phone. The suspect is described as a black male with dreadlocks, approximately 5’9” and weighed 180 lbs. The suspect was accompanied by another black male that was wearing a red motorcycle helmet.
09/04/25, VA 823838, 2009 Suzuki,
09/08/15, VA VFX8166, 2012 Honda Accord,
09/15/15, VA 3079P, 2011 Honda Scooter,
09/17/15, VA XEF-4465, 2006 Acura, blue
09/18/15, VA 724TG, 2012 Kawasaki ZX10
09/23/15, DE MP-1299, 2009 Honda
09/24/15, MD 2BM3601, 2014 Hyundai Sonata,
***** ATTENTION BUSINESS OWNERS: On October 1, 2015, businesses will be required to adopt EMV chip-and-sign technology when processing credit card transactions. If businesses fail to adopt this new technology, they may be liable for counterfeit, lost and stolen credit card transactions at their location. Below is an article from Arlington Now that helps explain some of these changes.
The County has made street lights a priority and are working with Dominion Power to replace/repair those that are broken. Please report and street light outages on the County’s web site at:
You will need to provide the exact location of the street light(s) and a pole number. A pole number typically begins with two letters. Some street lights are serviced by Dominion Virginia Power, while others are serviced by Arlington County. Arlington County poles are black with yellow text.
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Arlington Alert – A great way to stay informed and receive timely information:
Third District Team Members:
Captain Quigley email@example.com
Sergeant Washington firstname.lastname@example.org
Corporal Gomez email@example.com
Officer Balderrama firstname.lastname@example.org
Officer Martins email@example.com
Officer Manning firstname.lastname@example.org
To report suspicious activity, please call 703-558-2222.
For emergencies, call 911
To report an abandoned bicycle: 703-228-4057. You will need to describe the bicycle, note the address where the bicycle is located, and tell us how long the bike has been there.
To report an abandoned vehicle on a county street: (703) 228-4144.
To report a Street Light Outage: (703) 228-6570 or at. You will need to provide the exact location of the street light(s) and a pole number. A pole number typically begins with two letters. Some street lights are serviced by Dominion Virginia Power, while others are serviced by Arlington County. Arlington County poles are black with yellow text.
To report Graffiti on public or private property: 703-558-2222
Police reports can be made Online:
Dear Mr. Birch: I am writing on behalf of the Department of Parks and Recreation to inform you and the Columbia Heights West Civic Association, that a notice to proceed has been issued for October 1, 2015 and you should soon be seeing construction activity at the playground at Tyrol Hills Park. This project is being funded through the County’s Neighborhood Conservation Program. The project focuses on the playground redesign featuring new play equipment, a new picnic shelter and the accessibility at 5101 7th Street South which will all be implemented according to current playground safety guidelines and ADA standards. Construction is anticipated to begin early October 2015 with an anticipated completion in Winter 2016. Additional information can be found on the County’s web site at http://projects.arlingtonva.us/projects/tyrol-hills-park-columbia-heights-nc-park-improvementproject/ . I would appreciate it if you would share this information with your neighborhood. Should you have any questions or concerns during the construction, don’t hesitate to contact Tunji Akiwowo, County Project Construction Manager at 703.228.7926 or email@example.com. Sincerely, Kathy von Bredow Arlington County DPR Park Development Division
Invites you to the Summer of Youth Creativity Arts Showcase
Friday September 11 from 5:30 - 8:30
at the CPRO office at 2611 Columbia Pike
Join us for a real live art opening on the pike celebrating the work of 33 young artists. Friday’s opening promises wine, cheese, live music and creative inspiration for the entire family! MAP LINK
Horarios del transporte público el feriado de Labor Day - Lunes 7 de setiembre
•ART 41, 51 y 87 trabajarán en horario de domingo el lunes 7 de setiembre. Ninguna de las otras rutas de ART trabajará. Feriado en conmemoración del Día del Trabajo.
•Metrobus: Los buses operarán en horario de domingo.
•Metrorail: Este fin de semana, la Línea Amarilla y Verde funcionará en su intervalo regular de fin de semana. Línea Roja cada 20 min. La Naranja, Plateada y Azul cada 26 minutos.
•MetroAccess: Todos los viajes con suscripción serán cancelados el lunes. Los clientes que deseen viajar en el feriado deben hacer una reserva separada.
Creando una Mejor Experiencia, Better Bus Together – Su opinión es importante – 17 de setiembre
Metro está proponiendo cambios en el servicio para ciertas rutas de autobús basado en sugerencias de usuarios. Quisiéramos asegurarnos de que sus clientes tengan oportunidad de opinar sobre los cambios propuestos en la Audiencia Pública el 17 de setiembre, antes de su adopción. Cambios incluyen propuesta para eliminar la línea 5A DC-Dulles que podría actualmente servir a su organización.
Información de cambios propuestos en VA: http://www.wmata.com/bus/VAMapsTranslations.pdf
Hay cuatro maneras de darnos su opinión para ayudar a construir una mejor experiencia de autobuses para usted :
• Tome una Encuesta : http://www.wmata.com/bus/BetterBus.cfm
• Asistir a una Audiencia Pública: Sede de Metro: 600 5th St NW, Washington, DC, el jueves 17 de septiembre, 6:30 p.m.
• Siga el Salón Mejor autobús Carretera: http://www.wmata.com/bus/BetterBus_RoadShow.cfm
• Enviar un correo electrónico: Proporcionar comentarios escritos o de audio a firstname.lastname@example.org.
Eliminación Definitiva de Tarjetas de Papel de Metro – A enero 2016
Metro ha comenzado su transición de tarjetas de pasaje de papel. Para enero de 2016, esperan arrancar "sin papeles" y todos los usuarios de Metro tendrán que utilizar una tarjeta recargable SmarTrip® (de plástico). Los usuarios tendrán hasta marzo 2016 para transferir dinero de tarjetas de papel a una SmarTrip. Metro ha creado un folleto con instrucciones, disponible en varios idiomas. Si deseas folletos comunicarse con Dulce Carrillo, DMCarrillo@wmata.com.
Para asistir a la sesión pública el martes 29 de setiembre de 2-4 pm, en la oficina de Metro, RSVP en http://www.wmata.com/PaperlessSeminar.
Arlington te invita al Festival Latinoamericano 2015 – domingo 27 de setiembre, 1-5 p.m – Al aire libre!
Celebre lo mejor de la cultura latina durante el mes de la Hispanidad! Música en vivo, comida auténtica, artesanos locales y espectáculos artísticos de diferentes países de América Latina.
DONDE: Kenmore Middle School, 200 S. Carlin Springs Rd. Arlington, VA 22204
INFO: Visita parks.arlingtonva.us/events/latinoamerican-festival
Service information for Labor Day, Monday, September 7
•ART will run holiday service on Monday, September 7, in observance of Labor Day. ART 41, 51 and 87 will operate Sunday schedules. All other ART routes will not operate. Visit:www.arlingtontransit.com
•Metrobus: Buses will operate on a Sunday schedule.
•Metrorail: This weekend, Yellow and Green Line trains will operate at regular weekend intervals. Red Line trains will operate every 20 min. Orange, Silver and Blue line trains will operate every 26 minutes.
•MetroAccess: All subscription trips will be cancelled on Monday. Customers wishing to travel on the holiday should make a separate reservation.
Creating a Better Bus Together - Your feedback is Important
Metro is proposing service changes to select bus routes based on input from customers and the region. We want to ensure that your staff and clients have a chance to weigh in on the proposed changes before they are adopted at the Sept. 17 Public Hearing. Proposed changes include elimination of line 5A D.C. - Dulles Line that may serve your organization.
Proposed bus changes in VA: http://www.wmata.com/bus/VAMapsTranslations.pdf
There are four ways to give us feedback to help us build a better bus experience for you:
· Attend a Public Hearing: At Metro's headquarters: 600 5th St NW, Washington, DC, on Thu, September 17 at 6:30 p.m.
· Send an Email: Provide written or audio comments to email@example.com.
Metro Paper Farecard Elimination Notice – By January 2016
Metro has begun its transition away from paper farecards. By January 2016, they expect to be “paperless” and all Metro riders will need to use a SmarTrip® card, Metro’s plastic, rechargeable card.
As part of this effort, riders have until March 2016 to transfer money stored on a paper farecard to a SmarTrip card. Metro has created a handout that provides useful instructions for trading in paper farecards. Handout is available in different languages. Please contact Dulce Carrillo if you would like print copies, DMCarrillo@wmata.com.
RSVP for the information session on Tue, September 29, 2 - 4 pm, at Metro Headquarters: http://www.wmata.com/PaperlessSeminar.
Arlington’s 2015 Latinoamerican Festival - Sunday, Sept. 27
Head to Kenmore Middle School during Hispanic Heritage Month as dancers and musicians bring the exciting folk traditions of several Latinoamerican countries to Arlington
WHEN: Sunday, Sept. 27 from 1-5 p.m. at Kenmore Middle School (200 S. Carlin Springs Road, Arl, VA 22204)
MORE DETAILS: Go to parks.arlingtonva.us/events/latinoamerican-festival
September 19, 2015 - 2:00 pm
Columbia Pike @ Adams Street Arlington Va - Columbia Pike @ Adams Street Arlington Va, 22204
Family friendly 1st Columbia Pike Fall Wine and Craft Beer festival will feature three Restaurants, 9 beers and 12 wines. Passport ticket holders will get tastes of each food and beverage. Soft drinks will be available as well. Children's area and musical performances all day.
Columbia Pike @ Adams Street Arlington Va, 22204
Contact CPRO to purchase tickets at: www.columbia-pike.org
Full fare tickets are $26; non-alcohol tickets are $21
MEET THE ARLINGTON
COUNTY BOARD CANDIDATES
- Sponsored by Arlington Mill Civic Association -
Audrey R. Clement
Kate (Katie) A. Cristol
Christian E. Dorsey
Michael T. McMenamin
September 15, 2015 – 7:00 pm
Arlington Mill Community Center
909 S. Dinwiddie Street - Room 527A
County Board Candidates will state
their positions on issues
and respond to your questions
Don’t miss this opportunity to
meet the candidates
And don’t forget to vote on November 3