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Hey, vPoint! Don’t Miss the ‘Season of Light’ Show at the David M. Brown Planetarium

December 8, 2015
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For almost half a century, the David M. Brown Planetarium has been the only dedicated school-oriented planetarium in the DMV region. Consequently, when the city announced plans to demolish the building a few years ago, community members began organizing to raise to funds and save it. Not only did the people of Arlington end up… (Continue reading)

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Meet Some Friends From vPoint for Weekend Brunch at The Boulevard WoodGrill

November 17, 2015
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The Boulevard WoodGrill calls itself a "classic American kitchen" and is proud to serve homestyle favorites for lunch and dinner, seven days a week. The dining room at this Arlington restaurant is spacious, with floor-to-ceiling windows that bathe the room in natural light, which makes it especially popular as a bright and cheery lunch destination…. (Continue reading)

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Hosting a Wine Tasting Party at vPoint? Stock Up at Arrowine & Cheese in Arlington

November 6, 2015
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Whether you’re planning a party or simply stocking up on your favorite reds and whites, Arrowine & Cheese has you covered with a wide variety of fine wines for any occasion. This Arlington wine store sells everything you need to have a classy wine night at home at vPoint, from vintage wines from around the… (Continue reading)

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Grateful Red Wine & Gift Shop: Cultivate Your Knowledge of Fine Wines Near vPoint

October 15, 2015
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The band that inspired the name of Grateful Red Wine and Gift Shop may have never visited this specialty boutique on Arlington's Wilson Boulevard, but a spirit of community, generosity, and enthusiasm is certainly alive here. Originally opened as a spin-off of the successful Screwtop Wine Bar in Clarendon, Grateful Red has quickly gained a… (Continue reading)

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Craving Something Sweet, vPoint? Try Mocha Cafe and Pastry!

October 7, 2015
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If you’re the type of person who prefers sweet to savory in the morning, Mocha Café and Pastry is just the spot for you. This independent bakery and café is arguably one of the most charming places for breakfast near vPoint, from its tiny wrought iron tables outside to its cozy indoor dining area complete… (Continue reading)

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Ring In the Weekend With Mojitos and Empanadas at Guarapo Near vPoint

September 18, 2015
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Guarapo is a unique place; everyone can agree on that much, it seems. And when you visit this Arlington lounge, which is conveniently located near vPoint, you’ll quickly understand what all the buzz is about. First of all, the space itself is sleek and cool, with exposed ductwork, light-reflecting subway tiles, and paper cut-out lanterns… (Continue reading)

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Calling All Runners at vPoint: Pacers Running Has the Gear You Need

September 8, 2015
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Hosting an expansive inventory of shoes, clothes, and accessories, Pacers Running in Clarendon is a place for folks who are serious about running. The highly trained staff is a big reason for Pacers’ success, as employees can analyze your running gait, learn about your running routine, and talk you through your options before putting you… (Continue reading)

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Larry’s Homemade Ice Cream: A Dessert Cafe for vPoint Night Owls

August 24, 2015
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On a steamy summer afternoon (and anyone in the DMV can tell you that we get more than our share), there’s nothing better than a sweet, creamy scoop of ice cream. Larry’s Homemade Ice Cream, near the Clarendon Metro station in Arlington, is a neighborhood favorite for its combination of classic and unique specialty flavors…. (Continue reading)

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Tarbouch: Take a Culinary Journey Through the Middle East Without Venturing Far From vPoint

August 3, 2015
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The famous red tassled felt cap commonly known in the United States as a fez (the Turkish name) is called a “tarbouch” in Arabic, which is a bit of trivia that's common knowledge among the group of loyal regulars at Arlington's Tarbouch Mediterranean Grill. As you'd probably expect, the menu at this eatery near vPoint… (Continue reading)

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Dinner Is a Shared Experience at Cava Mezze Near vPoint

July 23, 2015
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If you’ve never tried mezze, you are in for a treat. A culinary style inherited from the Ottomans (the areas we now call Turkey, Lebanon, and Greece), you can think of mezze as the Eastern Mediterranean version of Spanish tapas, with small plates meant for sharing. Cava Mezze on Clarendon Boulevard in Arlington is the… (Continue reading)