Yes, but she never made a penny off of it. Here's why.
The vaccine trial that curbed a nationwide epidemic started at Franklin Sherman Elementary School.
The "father of the blood bank" grew up in Arlington. And his legacy is lasting.
Voters didn't consistently choose Democratic presidential candidates until the 1980s.
The historic Ball-Sellers House has centuries of stories to tell.
The seven oil paintings are considered Arlington’s first works of public art.
Fifty-eight years ago, six college students, black and white, walked into the Cherrydale Drug Fair.
The McLean Mansion's most famous resident, RFK, was assassinated 50 years ago this month.
Sue Vaughan is buried in Arlington's Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Okay, make that five times…
The Arlington Public Library has a new digital collection chronicling local women's achievements.
Their ancestors came here centuries ago, some by choice and others by force.
Yup. These things really happened here.
Long before he made his first tackle, Michael McCrary was at the center of a civil rights case that went to the highest court.
And it all started at a government research lab in Arlington.
In 1912, Arlington was home to the world's most powerful wireless station.
Ruth Desmond was a homemaker. And a pioneering consumer advocate.
Once it was a private retreat for the rich and famous. Then it went wild.