Morning Notes

Woman Sexually Assaulted in Mount Vernon Neighborhood — “Police in Fairfax County are investigating a sexual assault that happened Wednesday night in Alexandria, authorities say.” [FOX5]

It’s Monday — Rain until evening. High of 82 and low of 71. Sunrise at 6:30 am and sunset at 7:55 pm. []

Trials and Triumphs of Takeout — “During the onset of COVID-19, safety concerns and shrinking clientele forced restaurants to switch to takeout, with some resorting to carryout-only for more than a year. While some restaurant owners praised takeout as COVID-19’s saving grace, others feel lukewarm about the fast-delivery model.” [Alexandria Times]

Della J’s Southern Home Cooking Moves to Richmond Highway — “The restaurant will open in the former Ruby Tuesday in Mount Vernon Plaza.” [Alexandria Living Magazine]