Good Wednesday morning, Alexandria!
☀️ Today’s weather: The weather will be mostly sunny, reaching a high of around 85 degrees, with winds shifting to a light southeastern breeze at 6 mph in the afternoon. Expect a partly cloudy evening, with lows of about 65 degrees and a south wind at 7 mph.
🚨 You need to know
The Alexandria location is the third for MidnighTreats after spots in Reston and Vienna.
The cookies come in various sizes, from “munchie size” to “monster size”, and in packs of 4-12.
MidnighTreats also offers oat milk teas in mango, strawberry, melon and brown sugar flavors.
Alexandria Living Magazine reported the Alexandria location is opening on Friday, Aug. 11.
Image via MidnighTreats/Facebook
📈 Tuesday’s most read
The following are the most-read ALXnow articles for Aug 1, 2023.
- Manager sentenced 1.5 years for stealing $500K from Alexandria office by creating fake employees (2700 views)
- Notes: Patrick Henry Principal wins Virginia Mrs. America crown, heads to nationals this month (2271 views)
- Mieza Blendery, a craft beer brewery, opens in Alexandria’s West End (2134 views)
- Alexandria Mayor says city needs to combat police attrition after recent shootings (1249 views)
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on today in Alexandria, from our event calendar.
A look at the smallest and largest homes sold in Alexandria last month, January 2024.
The City of Alexandria wants federal help to make the stretch of Seminary Road northwest of I-395 safer. The City Council is slated to review a grant application to the…
Here’s your weekly look at the events, live music, and entertainment that are happening around Alexandria this weekend; enjoy! Are you organizing an event? Submit events to ALXnow. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY…
While pro-Potomac Yard arena advocates and lobbyists are making the rounds in Richmond, a group of locals are also knocking on doors in the legislature fighting against the arena. Former…
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Peace in Gaza: Prayer Liturgy and Community Discussion for Peace in Arlington VA, Sunday, Feb. 11, 10:15 AM
Prayer, liturgy, and community discussion for peace in Gaza, an immediate cease fire and resumption of humanitarian aid will be hosted by Nova Catholic Community. The focus will be Pope Francis’ call for an immediate ceasefire, the release of all hostages, resumption of humanitarian aid for Palestinians in Gaza, and peace talks for a lasting and just peace for all people in the region.
Discussion will follow at Noon on US military role in the conflict and appropriate steps the US should take to foster peace and rebuilding. Light lunch served.
Again this year, The Critical Mass, LLC, the Made in ALX store and local Ukrainian-American artists are throwing a Pysanky Party — and partnering on a fundraiser for the nonprofit organization Razom for Ukraine.
The free event, from 5 –