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ALXnow’s top stories this week in Alexandria

Golden hour in Old Town (staff photo by Pia Kramer)

Happy Friday Alexandria!

This week brought news of the death of former Mayor Kerry Donley Wednesday (July 13), as well as the dedication of the tunnel boring machine for the RiverRenew Tunnel Project, meaning it’s ready to dig.

Top stories:

  1. Alexandria birthday celebration postponed to Sunday due to rain
  2. Alexandria Police investigating tracking device found in woman’s car
  3. Former Alexandria Mayor Kerry Donley dies
  4. Mother identifies son as suspect in Arlandria burglary
  5. Former Ft. Belvoir Commander Col. Gregory Gadson has advice for moving on
  6. Three Dunkin’ locations in Alexandria and Fairfax County were broken into on July 7
  7. Ted’s Bulletin coming to Carlyle Neighborhood near Wegman’s
  8. Employee credit cards stolen from backrooms of businesses in Old Town
  9. Former mayoral candidate Annetta Catchings elected chair of Alexandria Republican Party
  10. Alexandria Firefighters say equipment failures gamble the safety of residents