If you haven’t noticed, it’s pretty hazy outside.
The City of Alexandria said the city’s air quality is currently at red or purple due to unhealthy air pollutants.
**Air Quality Update** Due to smoke from wildfires in Canada, the Air Quality Index (AQI) for Alexandria is RED/PURPLE and is expected to fluctuate. Due to unhealthy air pollutants, ALL residents are advised to limit their time outside. Stay tuned: https://t.co/V7J7M2SU3h pic.twitter.com/8dv5waymd7
— AlexandriaVAGov (@AlexandriaVAGov) June 7, 2023
Today is a Code ORANGE Air Quality alert day for Northern Virginia. Please be careful and avoid strenuous outdoor activities. If you need to travel around Alexandria, consider hopping on your nearest DASH bus, which provides FREE and FREQUENT service all around town. #SpareTheAir pic.twitter.com/DzoFGweVJK
— DASH Bus (@DASHBus) June 7, 2023
For those looking to help filter out the air in their homes, word on the street is there were air purifiers in stock at the Potomac Yard Target as of a couple hours ago.
PSA: there are air purifiers in stock at the Potomac Yard Target.
— Becky Hammer (@beckyhammer) June 7, 2023
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Our local therapy practice is delighted to welcome Stacey Cali, Resident in Counseling, who has openings now for new clients. Stacey specializes in therapy for women, couples, teens and families. A graduate of George Mason University’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling Masters Program, Stacey is also passionate about working with people with addiction.
Stacey’s approach: “Therapy’s a powerful combination of reflection, support and action. You’ll find sessions are filled with empowerment, compassion, goal setting and a metaphorical shovel to dig deep to find the root of your difficulties and how to move past them.”
Adds Stacey, “As a therapist who works with women, teens, couples and families, I use a personalized style of counseling, tailored to you as an individual. You’re the expert in your life, I’m just here to guide you towards transformation and healing.”