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Piling On: Another Call for Redskins to Change Name

Piling On: Another Call for Redskins to Change Name

Two Maryland lawmakers have introduced a resolution urging the owner of the Washington Redskins to change the NFL team's name to something not offensive to Native Americans.
2014 Sochi Olympics: What Time are Opening Ceremonies Televised?

2014 Sochi Olympics: What Time are Opening Ceremonies Televised?

You can catch Virginia athletes in the opening ceremonies, which will be shown on NBC on tape-delay.
Virginia Lawmakers Joke: Not Enough Drugs in the World to Fix Redskins

Virginia Lawmakers Joke: Not Enough Drugs in the World to Fix Redskins

Seahawks and Broncos come from states where marijuana is legal; Virginia lawmakers joke about legalizing weed to help the Redskins.
Government Shutdown Postpones Wilson Bridge Half Marathon

Government Shutdown Postpones Wilson Bridge Half Marathon

Alexandria race pushed to Nov. 10.
Fall Sports Bloggers Wanted: Share News About the Generals on Patch

Fall Sports Bloggers Wanted: Share News About the Generals on Patch

Patch is looking for parents, players or fans to blog about fall sports.
Street Hockey League Looks To Expand Beyond Crystal City

Street Hockey League Looks To Expand Beyond Crystal City

League kicked off second half of summer season Thursday.
Bike to Work Day is Friday

Bike to Work Day is Friday

Arlington has several "pit stops" for those who want to bike to work Friday. Friday's weather should cooperate, too.
Virginia Crew: Washington-Lee Wins Women's 1st Eight Petite Final

Virginia Crew: Washington-Lee Wins Women's 1st Eight Petite Final

The Virginia Scholastic Rowing Championships were Saturday on the Occoquan River.
NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs 2013: Where to Watch, Television Schedule, Predictions, Final Scores

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs 2013: Where to Watch, Television Schedule, Predictions, Final Scores

The Washington Capitals are facing the New York Rangers. Here's where like-minded fans may be hanging out this weekend.
82 Arlington Runners in Boston Marathon; Conditions Unknown Following Explosion

82 Arlington Runners in Boston Marathon; Conditions Unknown Following Explosion

Two people were killed and more than 100 injured, according to the Boston Globe.
2013 MLB Opening Day: Washington Nationals, Ticket Information, Transportation, and More

2013 MLB Opening Day: Washington Nationals, Ticket Information, Transportation, and More

The Washington Nationals enter the 2013 Major League Baseball season as favorites to win the World Series thanks to Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper and some important new additions.
NCAA March Madness: Find Tickets for Games at the Verizon Center

NCAA March Madness: Find Tickets for Games at the Verizon Center

The 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament is coming to Washington, DC's Verizon Center for the East East Region semifinals and final this week.
Where to Watch March Madness in Arlington

Where to Watch March Madness in Arlington

NCAA 2013 Tournament: East Regional Semifinals, Finals are at DC's Verizon Center. First round play starts Tuesday; tournament games start Thursday.

Arlington, GWU Celebrate New Baseball Field in Barcroft

George Washington University Colonials will continue to use field for practice, home games.

Harlem Globetrotters To Appear in Rosslyn Wednesday

Two team members will make their way over the Key Bridge.

Barcroft Baseball Diamond Reopens Saturday

George Washington University will continue to use field for practices and home games.
Hockey 'n Heels Event Draws Caps Fans to Ballston

Hockey 'n Heels Event Draws Caps Fans to Ballston

The event this week drew 200 to Ballston's Kettler Capitals Iceplex.