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TSA Headquarters To Move To Springfield

September 22, 2017

The U.S. General Services Administration in late August awarded the new Transportation Security Administration headquarters lease to a developer in Springfield, bringing an end to Alexandria officials’ hopes that TSA would move to the Victory Center.

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Lee Center Report Shows Big Costs For City, Large Losses For RPCA

September 22, 2017

In the wake of projected school enrollment increases facing Alexandria City Public Schools, Superintendent Alvin Crawley requested that ACPS and the City work jointly to determine the viability of converting the Lee Center complex into elementary school swing space.

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Manassas Man Indicted For Production Of Child Pornography

September 22, 2017

A federal grand jury returned an indictment today charging a Manassas man with five counts of production of child pornography.

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Eco-City Alexandria: Get Involved – Build Your Own Rain Barrel Workshop

September 22, 2017

Interested in living green and protecting the Chesapeake Bay? Rain barrels collect rain water and reduce erosion from your downspout and help you save money on your water bill!

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Bishop Ireton Announces Four Commended Students In 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program

September 21, 2017

Bishop Ireton’s Head of School, Dr. Tom Curry, and Principal, Mrs. Denise Tobin, announced yesterday that four members of the Class of 2018 were named Commended Students in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program. Seniors Sean Gibbons, Madeleine McDade, Kevin McNerney and Christopher Nguyen received a letter of commendation.

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Governor McAuliffe And Partners Launch New Transit Services On I-66

September 20, 2017

Governor Terry McAuliffe today joined the Virginia Department of Transportation, the Department of Rail and Public Transportation, the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission, and state and local leaders to celebrate the launch of the first group of multimodal improvement projects under a new I-66 Commuter Choice program. Toll revenue from I-66 Inside the Beltway Express Lanes will be reinvested in multimodal solutions benefiting Northern Virginia’s I-66 corridor.

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Collaboration Of Nonprofits And Homebuilders Improves And Expands Supportive Housing In Alexandria

September 20, 2017

Formerly homeless families now have newly upgraded residences in the City of Alexandria, following the completion of renovations to a Community Lodgings multi-unit supportive housing property led by HomeAid Northern Virginia. The ribbon cutting was held yesterday with local officials, community advocates, homebuilders and construction partners that provided labor, resources and expertise to the project. 

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Church Volunteer Charged With Stealing From Church

September 19, 2017

The Fairfax County Police Department reported that Sandra Irene Cortes, 53, of Annandale, is facing multiple charges of grand larceny after stealing several thousand dollars from the Queen of Apostles Church, located at 4329 Sano Street in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County.

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Arlington County Educator Michelle Cottrell-Williams Named 2018 Virginia Teacher Of The Year

September 19, 2017

Michelle Cottrell-Williams, a social studies teacher at Wakefield High School in Arlington County, was named 2018 Virginia Teacher of the Year during a recognition ceremony Monday evening at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond.

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T.C. Williams Senior Named National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist

September 18, 2017

Congratulations to T.C. Williams High School senior Madeline Waldhoff, who has been named a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist.

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