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Arlington, Alexandria To Collaborate On Next Generation 9-1-1

October 21, 2017

Arlington County and the City of Alexandria have developed a Memo of Understanding for the two jurisdictions to jointly plan, design, procure, install and operate a new, shared Next Generation 9-1-1 call processing system. The Arlington County Board unanimously approved the MOU at its meeting today.

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T. C. Field Hockey Wins District Championship

October 20, 2017

The T. C. Williams High School field hockey team won the Gunston District Championship last night with a 4-0 victory over Mt. Vernon, extending their winning streak to 11 games. The Titans enter next week’s regional tournament as a No. 1 seed.

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Former MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced For Assault

October 20, 2017

A former MS-13 gang member, Marlon Danilo Rivas-Mendez, 28, an El Salvadoran national, was sentenced today to 18 months in prison for assaulting and impeding a transportation officer for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement

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Kaine Statement On Senate Budget Resolution

October 20, 2017

Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, released the following statement on the passage of the partisan Senate budget resolution last night.

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21st Annual Del Ray Halloween Parade

October 20, 2017

Plans are underway for one of Del Ray’s favorite traditions, the 21st annual Del Ray Halloween Parade to be held on Sunday, Oct. 29  at 2 p.m. along Mt. Vernon Avenue.

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Governor McAuliffe Announces Commonwealth’s Unemployment Rate Drops To 3.7%

October 20, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced that Virginia’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was down 0.1 percentage point in September to 3.7% after holding steady at 3.8% the previous two months.

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Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Celebrates 30th Anniversary

October 20, 2017

The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority kicked off a celebration of 30 years as an organization at its board of directors meeting Oct. 18, recognizing the contributions of more than 50 employees who have served the entire three decades.

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RPCA Seeking Public Participation In Priority Budget Survey

October 20, 2017

The Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities is seeking public input in preparation for the FY 2019 operating budget. In alignment with the approved Resource Allocation and Cost Recovery Policy, RPCA will carefully evaluate community values, utilizing a process known as Priority Based Budgeting. 

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NOVA Alexandria Band To Perform Fall Season, Halloween Concert

October 20, 2017

The Alexandria Band for Northern Virginia Community College will host its fall season concert “Spooktacular Sounds in the Haunted Hall” from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 26 at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center, 4915 East Campus Drive, Alexandria, VA 22311.

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Alexandria 2017 Second Half Real Estate Tax Bills Mailed

October 20, 2017

The City of Alexandria has mailed bills for the second half 2017 real estate tax and refuse fee to all property owners and/or mortgage companies. The 2017 real estate tax rate is $1.13 per $100 of assessed value, and the annual refuse fee is $373.

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