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Terrarium and plants store opening in Old Town — “A plant store with terrarium building workshops will hold its grand opening in Old Town Alexandria during Memorial Day weekend.” [Patch]

It’s Friday — Rain throughout the day. High of 73 and low of 67. Sunrise at 5:49 am and sunset at 8:25 pm. [Weather.gov]

Alexandria T&ES on the hunt for clogged storm drain channels — “When debris & vegetation fall into storm drain channels, they can cause blockages that contribute to flooding. But our crews remove the debris to keep water flowing! Does a channel or inlet in your neighborhood need maintenance? Let us know via Alex311.” [Twitter]

National Industries for the Blind gets $7.7 million army contract — ” Alexandria, Virginia, has been awarded a maximum $7,727,500 modification exercising the first one-year option period of a one-year base contract with four one-year option periods for physical fitness uniform pants.” [Defense Daily]

Alexandria hiring new dock master — “The Dock Master is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of the City Marina and dock areas to ensure safe and efficient operations and an attractive waterfront area, managing the financial and dock records, supervising the collection and deposits of all fees collected, and supervising employees engaged in marina activities.” [Washington Post]

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‘Fairfax County’s most wanted’ arrested in Alexandria — “The man whom police called “Fairfax County’s most wanted” on Wednesday is under arrest Thursday.” [WTOP] It’s Friday — Clear throughout the day….

A 31-year-old Maryland man is being held without bond for allegedly robbing a 28-year-old woman in the Landmark area on Saturday night (Nov. 26). Police said that the incident was…

Alexandria’s revenue tax is growing, but too sluggishly to keep pace with the expenditures — leading to a $17 million shortfall as the city heads into budget season. That estimate,…

With the holiday season approaching, a prerequisite for some family gatherings could be a negative Covid test. With Curative shutting down its testing kiosks throughout the region that might get…

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Brassy Jazzy Christmas

Don’t miss this toe tapping celebration!

The Symphony Orchestra of Northern Virginia (SONOVA) presents “Brassy Jazzy Christmas,” a strong lineup of Christmas and holiday favorites. Inspired by Stan Keton’s album “A Merry Christmas!,” SONOVA has created a jazz band–substituting french

Alexandria’s 47th Annual Turkey Trot 5 Mile Race

Join in Alexandria’s favorite Thanksgiving tradition- the 47th Turkey Trot 5 Mile Race. Alexandria’s favorite Thanksgiving morning tradition, the Alexandria Turkey Trot, returns to the streets of Del Ray on Thursday, November 24 at 9 a.m. In the spirit of

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