Author Archive: Geva Lester

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South Arlington Working Group (SAWG) NEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

South Arlington Working Group (SAWG) NEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

July 14, 2015 |

Designated representatives from Aurora Highlands neighborhood are attending the South Arlington Working Group (SAWG). This group was formed to assist the School Board in determining the site for a new 725-seat neighborhood elementary school in South Arlington to be completed preferably by September 2019. The group is working with APS staff to evaluate and analyze site […]

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How to Survive a Fire and CO Emergency

How to Survive a Fire and CO Emergency

February 26, 2015 |

This is an alarming trend in South Arlington.  During this past year, South Arlington has experienced three fatal house fires, claiming five lives. The best thing you can do to protect yourself and your family is to have a working smoke detector. The alkaline batteries in smoke detectors  should be changed twice a year, each […]

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Solar Power Co-op With Arlington County

Solar Power Co-op With Arlington County

February 9, 2015 |

Join the Arlington Solar Co-op, Save 30% on the Cost of Solar Panels – Deadline Soon! Are you interested in lowering your energy bills and reducing carbon footprint with solar energy? Have you ever wondered if your house would be a good candidate for solar panels?  Arlington County, ACE, and Virginia Sun are spreading the […]

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Opportunity for Arlington Teens to Travel to Germany!

Opportunity for Arlington Teens to Travel to Germany!

January 27, 2015 |

Arlington-Aachen High School Exchange informational meeting for students, teachers, parents, and community members. Tentative Trip Dates: June 20-July 8, 2015 Application forms  CLICK HERE (forms due February 20, 2015) Please share this information with others! Thanks! Kristen Walters Outbound Coordinator

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Freecycle:  What Is It And Why Is It Good For Our Neighborhood

Freecycle: What Is It And Why Is It Good For Our Neighborhood

January 27, 2015 |

Freecycle is a simple listserv that you sign up for and post to either “OFFER” items you want to get rid of of contact other posters of items you may want. It’s recycling. Over the years, as I have cleaned out closets and cabinets and come up with items that local charities like Good Will […]

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