TaglineCommunity, crime, and culture news for a D.C. suburb
Year Founded2010
Type or CoverageHyperlocal
Business TypeFor-profit
Revenue SourcesLocal Ads
Revenue SourcesNational Ads
Revenue SourcesSponsorships
Institutional SupportNo Institutional Support
Staff Size (Business)0
Staff Size (Editorial)1
Active VolunteersNone
AffiliationsContent: (103.5 FM) Business: Google AdSense.
Mappin LocationArlington - Virginia
Principal StaffScott Brodbeck
Principal StaffKatie Pyzyk
DescriptionShortly after noon on Aug. 25 2010 Dimas Pinson was waiting for the Orange Line train at the Virginia Square Metro station in Arlington Va. when he heard someone shout “Get off the tracks!” A man suffering from an epileptic seizure had fallen onto the tracks across the platform and was unresponsive. As a train appeared in the tunnel Pinson a retired Marine Corps lieutenant colonel took action jumping over both third rails and rescuing the man as bystanders stopped the train.
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