Good Tuesday morning, Alexandria!
🌤️ Today’s weather: Expect partly sunny skies and a high near 53, accompanied by a north wind at 3 to 8 mph. As for Tuesday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of around 37. There will be light and variable wind, eventually becoming northwest and ranging from 5 to 8 mph after midnight.
🚨 You need to know
Potomac Yard senior living community The Landing hosted an event this past Saturday that brought trick or treating into the residents’ homes.
The event allowed seniors to interact with children and hand out candy to celebrate the weekend, while partnering with Children & Family Network of Alexandria to offer children a safe environment to trick-or-treat.
“The Landing [invited] the underserved children on site and provided basic costumes and masks as well as trick-or-treating fun at the residents’ homes,” the release said. “Just because the families and children do not have the resources to purchase costumes and participate in the October fun doesn’t mean they won’t get a chance!”
There were around 80-100 children involved with the event, some from Children & Family Network, and others were the grandchildren of residents.
📈 Monday’s most read
The following are the most-read ALXnow articles for Oct 30, 2023.
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🗞 Other local coverage
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Patch (Monday @ 11:05 am)
- Pirate Display, Other Best Decorated House Winners Named In Del Ray
Patch (Monday @ 10:25 am)
- PHOTOS: Thousands in Costume at Del Ray’s 27th Annual Halloween Parade
Zebra (Monday @ 3:11 am)
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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.
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📅 Date: Friday November 24 – Sunday November 26