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Police identify Alexandria man killed trying to cross road in Fairfax County — “An Alexandria man has been identified as the pedestrian killed Saturday when he was struck by a car in the Lorton area near the former Lorton prison.” [Washington Post]

Alexandria first responders win historic vote; first VA public employees granted bargaining rights in four decades — “In a historic landslide victory, IAFF Local 2141 – the union representing firefighters, fire marshals and medics in Alexandria – has won an election to represent workers at the collective bargaining negotiating table.” [Zebra]

Couple sentenced for defrauding man out of $500K on dating app, romance scams rise — “A man and woman were sentenced on Friday after scamming a 78-year-old out of half a million dollars on iFlirts, a dating app.” [Local12]

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Hi, my name is Moneim Z., and I am a blind male with chronic kidney disease, who needs a living kidney donor for a transplant. My blood type is B+, and I can accept a kidney from individuals who have blood types B and O.

To read my story, please see the attached letter.

To contact me directly, please email me at [email protected] or call at 571-428-5065. My living donor coordinator at INOVA Hospital, Amileen Cruz can be reached at (703) 776-8370 , or via email at [email protected]

Thank you!

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