Good Monday morning, Alexandria!
🌦️ Today’s weather: Expect isolated showers and patchy fog in the morning, followed by a slight chance of afternoon showers and thunderstorms. The day will be partly sunny, with a high near 85 and northwest wind at 3 to 6 mph. Precipitation chances stand at 20%. Monday night will also see a 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, with partly cloudy skies and a low of around 68 along with light north wind.
🚨 You need to know
The pandemic shut down Del Ray Italian restaurant Rosemarino D’Italia, but it didn’t stay down.
Alexandria Living Magazine reported that the restaurant at 1905 Mt. Vernon Avenue reopened last Friday.
The restaurant features cuisine from northern and southern Italy, from antipasti to zuppe.
The restaurant also has a Dupont Circle location, but the original Alexandria one shut down in 2021 after struggling to keep afloat during the pandemic. The Alexandria location had been open since 2013.
Photo via Rosemarino D’Italia/Instagram
📈 Friday’s most read
The following are the most-read ALXnow articles for Sep 8, 2023.
- Notes: New Woodrow Wilson Bridge Express Lanes have Metro-compatibility in mind
- Gov. Youngkin makes impromptu visit to Del Ray barbecue spot
- ARHA wants community input on Ladrey Senior High-Rise project in Old Town North
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on today in Alexandria, from our event calendar.
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A look at the smallest and largest homes sold in Alexandria last month, August 2023.
(Updated at 5:15 p.m.) With emergency medical incidents taking up nearly 75% of calls for service, the Alexandria Fire Department (AFD) is planning to redeploy some of its resources, Fire…
From the 21st Annual Alexandria Old Town Art Festival to Oysterfest 2023, there’s something for everyone this weekend in Alexandria. Here’s a look at what’s happening for events, live music,…
The Alexandria Police Department (APD) said one man was injured in a robbery near the Mark Center. APD said the victim sustained minor injuries. Two male suspects reportedly attacked the…
If you have been thinking about buying your first home or haven’t owned one in the last three years, THIS IS FOR YOU!
In the DMV area, it can be difficult to save the downpayment necessary for you to get into your own home. We have a solution. The Funder’s Summit!
We have assembled a summit with different municipalities to tell you how to access their funds for your home purchase.
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.”