Arlington Magazine - March/April 2021 February 15, 2021 Erin Roby Track Record Arlington Magazine, Before the Pentagon was built, gamblers went there to bet on horses and hot rods. The Front Porch Project Sydney Johnson, How photographer Sarah Goldman got to know her new neighbors while raising money for local nonprofits. Shop Local: Tulusa Rina Rapuano, Brighten your days with block-printed pillows, table linens and wearable art. Written in Arlington Sydney Johnson, April is National Poetry Month. This anthology features works by 87 hometown writers. Great Spaces: Kitchen Electric Jennifer Sergent, A tiny kitchen with a big personality. Belonging to America Rebecca Morrison, Spring break, 1991. It was one of the worst moments of my life. And also one of the best. A Home That's Luxe and Loungy Jennifer Sergent, Their first two home makeovers played it safe. They were boring. Third time's a charm. Solace in A Minor John Adam Wasowicz, WETA radio host James David Jacobs has known tragedy and triumph. Music is his constant. Shop Local: Art by Alanna Rivera Rina Rapuano, The Arlington painter specializes in portraits of families, pets, home exteriors and more. The House of Four Pavilions Jennifer Sergent, This ultra-modern Arlington home is all about windows and light. And it challenges the conventional wisdom about floor plans. Cocktail Kits, Anyone? David Hagedorn, Shake up some mighty fine drinks at home with these DIY kits designed by professional mixologists. A Dream Home That Feels Like New England Jennifer Sergent, The owners of this McLean beauty went for shingle-style architecture and whimsical furnishings. Shop Local: Scout & Indiana Jenny Sullivan, Emily Ullo Steigler's creative wearables include fun kids' clothes and personalized denim jackets. Alonso Abugattas is a Natural Treasure Sydney Johnson, Arlington's natural resources manager knows the local flora and fauna. His enthusiasm is contagious. The Missing Middle Alison Rice, Escalating home prices have shut middle-class buyers out of Arlington's real estate market. Is there a solution? Love Notes for Teachers Sydney Johnson, A middle-school student's small acts of kindness speak volumes. Top Real Estate Producers 2021 Arlington Magazine, Looking to buy or sell a house? Here are the top producing residential agents and teams in Arlington, McLean and Falls Church. Pierogies, Please David Hagedorn, Zofia's Kitchen specializes in both traditional and creative versions of the Polish comfort food. Preservation Biscuit is Coming to Falls Church Jenny Sullivan, Get ready for housemade biscuits, fried chicken, sausage gravy and seasonal jams. Home Sales Trends in 400+ Neighborhoods Arlington Magazine, The local real estate market is on fire. See which areas are selling fastest and commanding top dollar in our expanded real estate guide. Washington's Diaries and Lincoln's Pockets Rina Rapuano, Tom Albro has helped preserve many a U.S. president's personal keepsakes.