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King Street busy during the mid-day (staff photo by Jay Westcott)

RBG’s Art, Memorabilia at Auction — “The Potomack Company auction house in Old Town Alexandria was selected to host the auctions. The Justice’s modern art collection is scheduled for April 27, followed by a session on April 28 with decorative arts and memento lots from both her Supreme Court chambers and Watergate residence in Washington, D.C.” [Alexandria Living Magazine]

Beware the Lottery Scam — “Officials with the Virginia Lottery are seeing an increase in reports of lottery scams, where scam artists try to convince people they have won a large prize. Lottery scams often target older people and have been known to wipe out victims’ retirement savings.” [Patch]

Alexandria Film Festival Seeks Volunteers — “Are you passionate about film & eager to see what up-and-coming independent filmmakers are working on? Do you love Alexandria & want to give back to your community? If your answer is yes, we need you! Complete our form to volunteer for our 2022 festival” [Twitter]

It’s Tuesday — Mostly cloudy throughout the day. High of 61 and low of 47. Sunrise at 7:09 a.m. and sunset at 7:23 p.m. []

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