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BREAKING NEWS

Alexandria Turkey Trot: A Thanksgiving Tradition

November 23, 2017

The 42nd annual Alexandria Turkey Trot took place on Thanksgiving morning, winding through the streets of Del Ray. This year’s five-mile road race drew around 5,000 participants who braved the chilly temperature.

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TOP STORIES

J. Lance Mallamo To Retire As Director Of Office Of Historic Alexandria; Gretchen M. Bulova Appointed Acting Director

November 22, 2017

City Manager Mark B. Jinks announced that J. Lance Mallamo, director of the Office of Historic Alexandria, will retire effective Nov. 30.  Deputy Director Gretchen M. Bulova will serve as acting director.

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Federal Court Blocks All Aspects Of Trump’s Transgender Military Ban

November 22, 2017

A federal court today granted the American Civil Liberties Union’s request for a complete halt to implementation of President Trump’s directive banning transgender service members from serving in the military while the ACLU’s lawsuit challenging it moves forward.

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Trump Administration Withdraws Temporary Protected Status For Haitians

November 21, 2017

Today, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke announced her decision to terminate the Temporary Protected Status designation for Haiti with a delayed effective date of 18 months to allow for an orderly transition before the designation terminates on July 22, 2019.

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City Resident Pleads Guilty In Shooting Case

November 21, 2017

On Nov. 20, 2017, David Palmer, a 17-year-old Alexandria resident, pleaded guilty to three counts of Malicious Wounding and three counts of Use of a Firearm in the Commission of Malicious Wounding.

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McAuliffe And Partners Break Ground On I-66 Outside The Beltway Express Lanes Project

November 20, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today joined federal, state and local partners, and the Commonwealth’s private partner, I-66 Express Mobility Partners, to break ground on the I-66 Outside the Beltway Express Lanes Project, which will deliver about $3.7 billion worth of transportation improvements benefitting Northern Virginia’s I-66 Corridor.

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OTHER NEWS

Christmas At The Old Bull & Bush

November 23, 2017

There is no shortage of Yuletide theatre this time of year, but if you’re interested in an evening of authentic merriment and Edwardian charm, you won’t find better than Christmas at the Old Bull and Bush.

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Third Annual Empty Bowls Alexandria Raises Over $65,000

November 22, 2017

ALIVE!, the oldest and largest social safety net serving the City of Alexandria, has announced that over $65,000 was raised at its 3rd Annual Empty Bowls Alexandria.

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Euille Contemplates Political Future

November 22, 2017

Former Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille left office in 2015 but his attendance at meetings and other City events has raised the question: “Are you running for something?”

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St. Lucy Project Collects A Record 20,000 lbs. Of Food For The Needy

November 21, 2017

On Sunday, Nov. 19, St. Lucy Project, a food distribution project with Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington, collected an estimated 20,000 lbs. of food.

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City Of Alexandria Provides Resources To Help Stop Domestic Violence

November 20, 2017

The City of Alexandria is reminding the community about the importance of stopping domestic violence and highlighting available resources. Just weeks after the annual Silent Witness Candlelight Vigil and Memorial, a local high school student became the third Alexandrian to lose her life to domestic-related violence in two months.

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