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Alexandria Holds A Community Conversation: Heroin And Other Opioids

March 2, 2018

The U.S. is experiencing a nationwide crisis as a result of the dramatic increase in the misuse of opioids, which include pain-relieving prescription drugs like oxycodone, hydrocodone, morphine and fentanyl and illegal opioids like heroin.

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Still Time To Get To “Yes” On Medicaid Expansion

March 2, 2018

During this year’s legislative session the General Assembly’s most important responsibility is to send a well-thought out, balanced budget to Governor Ralph Northam’s desk.

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The Audience

March 2, 2018

alexandrianews.org Theater Review – Like all art forms, theater creates experiences along a range of moods and emotions. On any given weekend, audiences can find local shows of almost any flavor: feel-good musical follies, inspiring political or social dramas, bittersweet romantic comedies, Shakespearean tragedies; the list goes on.

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Lady Titans Finish As Regional Runner-Up, Advance To State Tournament

March 1, 2018

The T. C. Williams High School girls’ basketball team defeated West Springfield 46-35 in the regional semifinals last Friday to advance to the final against Woodbridge on Feb. 24. The Lady Titans fell 47-41 to the Vikings in the regional championship but secured a seat in the state tournament. T. C. Williams plays George C. Marshall in the first round of the state tournament at Gar-Field High School (venue change) on Saturday, March 3 at 5:30 p.m. (revised date).

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Dangerous Winds Expected On Friday: Are You Prepared?

March 1, 2018

The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for the Alexandria area and surrounding region from 11 p.m. tonight, March 1, through 6 a.m. on Saturday, March 3. This means hazardous winds of up to 40 miles per hour are expected, with gusts of up to 70 mph. Widespread power outages are expected. Be prepared.

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Jeff Yates Dies At 63

March 1, 2018

Jeffrey Lee Yates, prominent businessman in Alexandria, VA, passed away peacefully on Feb. 22, 2018, in his Alexandria home surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer. Relatives and friends may call at Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home on Friday, March 2, from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, March 3, at 11 a.m.

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Marymount University Recruitment Campaign Earns CASE Award

March 1, 2018

Marymount University’s “Find Your It!” recruitment campaign earned an award of special merit from the Council for Advancement & Support of Education District III. The honor was given Feb. 13 in Atlanta at the organization’s annual regional conference.

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Davis Wins Gold, Isley Takes Silver At 2018 Strandja Tournament

March 1, 2018

Keyshawn Davis closed out his international debut in style, winning the lightweight title at the 69th Strandja Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria. He also was selected as Outstanding Fighter of the Tournament. Troy Isley brought home the silver medal in his first international tournament of the year. Both represent the Alexandria Boxing Club on Team USA.

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Warner, Kaine Introduce Resolution To Reinstate Net Neutrality

February 28, 2018

On Net Neutrality National Day of Action yesterday, U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) joined a group of Senate and House Democrats in introducing a Congressional Review Act resolution to overturn the Federal Communications Commission’s partisan decision on net neutrality.

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Northam Announces King Family Vineyards’ 2014 Meritage As The 2018 Governor’s Cup Winner

February 28, 2018

Governor Ralph Northam last night awarded the 2018 Virginia Wineries Association’s Governor's Cup to King Family Vineyards for its 2014 Meritage. Like all wines entered in the competition it is made from 100 percent Virginia fruit. This is the third time King Family Vineyards has won the Governor’s Cup.

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