Local History

From Arlington to Nirvana

Music producer Barrett Jones got his start recording punk bands in Arlington. Now his discography includes some of the biggest names in rock, grunge and folk.

Where They Were

"I remember thinking that we would be in the ER for many hours receiving patients, but by 2 or 3 p.m. the influx had stopped." Arlingtonians reflect on 9/11.

Arlington Turns 100

Our county celebrates a centennial milestone this month. Here's how the county got its name, and a peek at what it looked like a century ago.