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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. [Weather.gov]

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]

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Alexandria Women for Good donated $6,720 to Alexandria’s Community Lodgings from their first donation cycle! They toured one of the learning centers, met some of the staff and kids, and handed over a big check.

Alexandria Women for Good is a newly formed local Grapevine Giving Circle composed of local Alexandria women who make the commitment to give back to the local community regularly and intentionally. Each quarter they raise money to give to local nonprofits making a difference.

For more information visit: https://www.grapevine.org/giving- circle/3y6h4Ay/Alexandria-Women-for-Good

Pictured left to right: Laura Herron, Laura Turner, Kate Wiley from Community Lodgings, and Laura Bloodgood

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Hi, my name is Moneim Z., and I am a blind male with chronic kidney disease, who needs a living kidney donor for a transplant. My blood type is B+, and I can accept a kidney from individuals who have blood types B and O.

To read my story, please see the attached letter.

To contact me directly, please email me at [email protected] or call at 571-428-5065. My living donor coordinator at INOVA Hospital, Amileen Cruz can be reached at (703) 776-8370 , or via email at [email protected]

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