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ARLnow.com presents interviews with local newsmakers in Arlington, Virginia.

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ARLnow.com presents interviews with local newsmakers in Arlington, Virginia.

    Talking reopening, tech, and the state of the local economy with Telly Tucker

    Talking reopening, tech, and the state of the local economy with Telly Tucker

    We talked with Telly Tucker, the new head of Arlington Economic Development, about Friday's reopening, what's going on with the local economy, the plight of small businesses during the pandemic, and the growth of tech companies in Northern Virginia.

    • 37 min
    Gillian Burgess on coronavirus, bicycling, and the Arlington Way

    Gillian Burgess on coronavirus, bicycling, and the Arlington Way

    Why hasn't Arlington closed some streets to cars, to make more room for pedestrians and cyclists? What can be done about overcrowded trails? Should the Arlington Way move mostly online? Those are a few of the things we discussed with Gillian Burgess, a local civic leader and cycling advocate.

    • 51 min
    Kate Bates of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce

    Kate Bates of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce

    Last night ARLnow sat down for a fireside chat with Kate Bates, President and CEO of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce. We discussed the state of the business community during the pandemic, what the future might look like, and the work Kate and the Chamber are doing.

    • 37 min
    How a new county initiative plans to tackle hunger in Arlington

    How a new county initiative plans to tackle hunger in Arlington

    On April 10, Arlington County announced a new initiative for the coronavirus era: the Cooperative for a Hunger Free Arlington. We talked to those heading the group -- Abby Raphael, Diane Kresh and Amy Maclosky -- about what it is and how they plan to help during these tough times.

    • 32 min
    Scott Parker on the state of local business in Arlington

    Scott Parker on the state of local business in Arlington

    The 26 Square Miles podcast is back! At least during the the quarantine.
    ARLnow's Scott Brodbeck talked with Scott Parker -- of Don Tito, Bash Boxing, Bearded Goat Barber and other local businesses -- about the state of local business in Arlington during the coronavirus pandemic.
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    • 58 min
    Ep. 63 - ARLnow Commenter Dave Schutz

    Ep. 63 - ARLnow Commenter Dave Schutz

    Anyone familiar with ARLnow and our corner of the digital media universe knows that we have a prolific comment section. Driving the comment section is a community of regular commenters that has developed over time, and one of the leading voices in that comment community is Dave Schutz. We talked with Dave about the comment community on ARLnow, about our comment moderation, and about his opinions on various topics.

    • 55 min

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9 Ratings

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First Podcast episode was great

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Good podcast but comes out infrequently. Prefer topics that resemble the website.

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