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(Updated 7:45 a.m.) Alexandria serial killer case featured in true crime show — “When an Alexandria, Virginia man was murdered in 2013, police noticed an eerie similarity between his death and a crime that happened a decade before.” [Investigation Discovery]

It’s Thursday — Possible light rain in the morning. High of 78 and low of 70. Sunrise at 5:44 am and sunset at 8:34 pm. [Weather.gov]

Locals lament poor flood prevention at King Street metro — “Thoughts on my evening commute under a #flood watch…hope the new WMATA gates have more than sandbags protecting them from #flooding at king st station.” [Twitter]

Fare free bus system doing well — “Alexandria, Va., went fare free in 2020 and has seen ridership remain close to pre-pandemic levels. With frequent service and plenty of money to fund the buses, the transit experiment appears to be working, for now.” [Governing]