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125K meals packaged for families in need — “The Islamic Relief USA yearly Ramadan event made its comeback bigger and better than before, after taking a two-year break due to the pandemic.” [NBC4]

It’s Tuesday — Rain overnight. High of 74 and low of 57. Sunrise at 6:09 am and sunset at 8:04 pm. [Weather.gov]

Urban Institute study examines cost of living in Alexandria — “A new Urban Institute study examined low-income housing in Alexandria, Virginia, to look for new answers to an age-old question.” [Bloomberg]

Del Ray cafe makes big donation — “Ten years ago, Margaret and Laurent Janowsky renovated a 1925 bungalow and opened Del Ray Café at 205 East Howell Avenue… to celebrate that milestone, they are giving back in a big way, by donating 5% of all May sales to ACT for Alexandria.” [Zebra]