Little Washington, Virginia, is one of the most peaceful communities in the Washington area. I know. I've been visiting there since the mid 1970s and owned a home on Main Street from 1999 to 2004. But the calm demeanor has cracked loudly in the face of development plans from a big Washington developer. The vitriol has reached a point where the town's newspaper has organized a community meeting for this Thursday night. Read all about it at washingtonian.com.