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70 Restaurants Participate In Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week February 17-26

February 3, 2017

For 10 days and two weekends, 70 Alexandria restaurants—the most participants ever since the launch of Alexandria Restaurant Week—offer a $35 three-course dinner for one OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week, Feb. 17-26, 2017.

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Metrorail: Major Track Work This Weekend In Downtown DC; Six Stations Closed

February 2, 2017

Metro is conducting a major work project on the Orange/Silver/Blue lines over the weekend – Saturday, Feb. 4, through Sunday, Feb. 5. Six stations will be closed: Farragut West, McPherson Square, Federal Triangle, Smithsonian, Federal Center SW and Capitol South. Free shuttle buses will replace all trains between Foggy Bottom and Eastern Market stations on Saturday and Sunday.

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17th Annual Bowling Benefit Raised Thousands To Help NoVA Special Olympic Athletes

January 31, 2017

Over 250 participants, friends and long-time supporters of Fairfax Adult Softball, Inc. united together on Sunday, January 29th for the 17th Annual Benefit Bowling Tournament to raise funds for Northern Virginia Special Olympics and Fairfax County Park Authority field improvements.

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Seven Personal Finance Tips For Renters In Virginia

January 31, 2017

The housing market in Virginia can be brutal, especially the rental housing market. In Virginia, the average cost of housing is extremely expensive, and can easily push your budget over the edge if you’re not careful.

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Veteran D.C. Firefighter Delivers Inspirational Speech To Inmates

January 30, 2017

The Alexandria Sheriff’s Office staff and inmates at the William G. Truesdale Adult Detention Center recently welcomed Roderick K. Mitchell, a veteran member of the D.C. Fire and EMS Department, to deliver an inspirational message to inmates.

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Arlington Bishop Voices Solidarity With Refugees

January 30, 2017

Today, the Most Reverend Michael F. Burbidge, Bishop of Arlington, released a statement voicing his solidarity with refugees.

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Metro Updates Service Plan For Next SafeTrack Surge On The Blue Line

January 27, 2017

Metro will resume around-the-clock SafeTrack surge work Feb. 11, with an 18-day shutdown on the Blue Line between Rosslyn and Pentagon stations. Metro today announced a change to the way trains will operate during the surge as an effort to minimize customer impact.

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Twenty-two Hotels, Nine Restaurants In Washington Metro Area Named AAA/CAA Four And Five Diamond Rated

January 27, 2017

Continuing a more than 80-year tradition, 22 local hotels and nine restaurants received the AAA/CAA Four and Five Diamond® Ratings, the AAA’s highest designations for hotels and restaurants during the past 12 months. Across the U.S., Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean, these select properties represent the upper echelon of the hospitality industry.

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AVFD Outstanding Volunteer Awards

January 26, 2017

AVFD Outstanding Volunteer Awards were presented to Firefighter Mark H. Souder and Past Treasurer Everett W. (Willie) Squires, at the Annual Meeting of the Alexandria Volunteer Fire Department, Inc., held at Alexandria Fire Department Station 202 on Wednesday evening, Jan. 18, 2017.

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Memorial Service For Patricia Thomas-Semonian Scheduled For Friday, January 27

January 25, 2017

Patricia Thomas-Semonian passed away after a long illness on Dec. 16, 2016, in the Thetford House Assisted Living Facility with her husband, Alexandria Clerk of Court Ed Semonian, by her side. A Memorial Service will be held in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church of Alexandria, 2932 King Street, on Friday, Jan. 27, at 11 a.m.

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