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Rent Prices Go Up Near Alexandria Metro Stations — “A new report from RentHop shows median one-bedroom rents increased near most Metro stops from 2021 to 2022.” [Patch]

It’s Tuesday — Possible light rain in the morning. High of 79 and low of 65. Sunrise at 6:25 am and sunset at 8:04 pm. [Weather.gov]

Old Town Business Sets Date for ‘Cocktail Week’ — “Old Town Alexandria has a thriving craft cocktail scene. To celebrate the bartenders and businesses that have been on the cutting edge of cocktail innovation in the city, Old Town Business is bringing back its week-long Old Town Cocktail Week Sept. 9-18.” [Alexandria Living Magazine]

Around 200 Residents Get Flood Grant Funding — “200 residents have been awarded grant funding through the Flood Mitigation Grant Pilot Program! The grant awards property owners a 50% reimbursement of project costs – up to $5,000 – if they take steps to mitigate flooding on their property.” [Twitter]