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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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Open houses in Alexandria this weekend

Open Houses includes a 3 BD/2.5 BA home with a wood burning fireplace, built-in bookcases and heart pine wood floors.

Just Listed in Alexandria

A 2 BD/3 BA brick townhome with 4 levels, wood burning fireplace and private patio is included in Just Listed.

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At Nova Fencing Club, the beginner fencing classes are designed for students of all levels – including students who have never fenced before.

If you’re looking for a fun physical activity that improves your fitness, critical thinking and rapid decision making skills then come join us!

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Think BIG! About the Future of Movement

Join the City of Alexandria and Arlington County’s Initiative to Rethink Energy at our first ever electric vehicle (EV) and sustainable technologies showcase! Get inspired by seeing a variety of electric cars, scooters, bikes, motorcycles, police cars, buses, trucks and

Between Home and the Front: Book Talk and Signing

Join the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum on Zoom or in person at the museum for a special book talk with the curators behind Between Home and the Front: Civil War Letters of the Walters Family. A book signing will be


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