Good Monday morning, Alexandria!
☀️ Today’s weather: Expect sunny skies and a high around 63 degrees, accompanied by a northwest wind blowing at 8 to 13 mph, gusting up to 18 mph. As for Monday night, the sky will remain mostly clear, and the temperature will drop to around 40 degrees. The north wind will decrease to about 6 mph before calming down during the evening.
🚨 You need to know
Drivers took over a Seminary Road intersection early Saturday morning until police scattered the crowd, WUSA9 reported.
Video footage shared with WUSA9 shows drivers spinning out and racing at the Seminary Road Beauregard Street intersection around 1 a.m. on Saturday (Oct. 21) morning.
A nearby resident told the news station that it’s a regular occurrence for Seminary Road residents and that the sounds are a regular nuisance for the neighborhood.
Seminary Road residents have been up in arms over issues with drivers: another resident said three cars have crashed into his home on Seminary Road this year alone.
Photo via Google Maps
📈 Friday’s most read
The following are the most-read ALXnow articles for Oct 20, 2023.
- Alexandria City High School senior earns rare perfect score on AP U.S. History Exam (10660 views)
- ALXnow’s top stories this week in Alexandria (735 views)
🗞 Other local coverage
- POTUS is a Flat-Out, Genius, Madcap Comedy at Arena Stage
Zebra (Saturday @ 10:23 pm)
- Expanded Eligibility For Flood Mitigation Grants Up For City Review
Patch (Friday @ 5:03 pm)
- Alexandria City High School Student Earns Perfect AP Exam Score
Patch (Friday @ 3:18 pm)
- NoVA, DC Weekend Events: Boo At The Zoo, Fall Harvest Festival, Haunts
Patch (Friday @ 1:20 pm)
- ACPS Holds 2023 Athletic Hall of Fame Event
Zebra (Friday @ 1:04 pm)
- Julien Pierre Icher, Advisor to French President, Speaks at Alexandria’s Lyceum
Zebra (Friday @ 11:58 am)
- Weekly Briefing for October 19
Alexandria Times (Friday @ 10:26 am)
- Updated Snow Forecast For Northern VA’s Winter 2023
Patch (Friday @ 9:50 am)
- Housing Alexandria Breaks Ground on Alexandria’s Biggest Affordable Housing Development
Alexandria Living (Friday @ 7:35 am)
- Board of Architectural Review-Legal Notice of a Public Hearing
Alexandria Times (Friday @ 12:04 am)
- Alexandria Planning Commission & City Council November 2023
Alexandria Times (Friday @ 12:01 am)
📅 Upcoming events
Here is what’s going on today in Alexandria, from our event calendar.
It’s been a busy week in Alexandria. Just days after Alexandria’s City Council voted unanimously to ditch single-family-only zoning, Mayor Justin Wilson announced that he would not be running for…
The days of digging through archives by address to find a historical report on a building in Alexandria could, themselves, be a thing of the past. Anyone can now easily…
Friends of Guest House needs pajamas and cozy socks for their female residents who are transitioning back to the community from prison. Realtor Maureen Clyne started the annual effort four years ago…
A 4 BD/2.5 BA home with a gas fireplace, patio and a large landscaped yard is included in Just Listed.
Get ready to Shake, Rattle and Roll with this one-of-a-kind, high-octane rockabilly concert experience! Rockabilly Rumble is the all-new, musical experience celebrating the southern rock music that exploded on the scene in the 1950s. Organized by Alexandria City High School Alum and pro-musician Sam C. Jones, this band of world-class performers will have you dancing in your Blue Suede Shoes all night long with songs made famous by Bo Ridley, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison, Buddy Holly, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley and more. Relive their most popular hits, along with some forgotten gems. “Rockabilly Rumble” is a dance-worthy, foot stomping evening you’ll never forget!
This show is 21+ only.
YOU MUST HAVE A VALID PHYSICAL ID. A PICTURE OF YOUR ID IS NOT ACCEPTABLE.
Unwrap the magic of Black Friday and Small Business Saturday all weekend at Current Boutique! Dive into luxury with exclusive deals on pre-loved designer treasures, celebrating sustainable fashion with every purchase. Whether in-store or online, indulge in guilt-free glamour and support local businesses. ✨🛍️👗
💥 Sale: 25% off everything & 50% off tall boots
📅 Date: Friday November 24 – Sunday November 26