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Morning Links – It’s Car Free Weekend!

Metrorail train arriving at King Street Metro

Interesting Area News

While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and websites to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.

  • Today marks the start of Car Free Weekend which aims to encourage who usually drive by themselves to take transit, carpool, or bike. Some people who pledge to reduce or eliminate their driving will win prizes. (WTOP)
  • Why Washington, D.C. is a beautiful place to live (CWG)
  • Remembering the victims of the Navy Yard Shootings [Photos] (WaPo)
  • ACPS consolidating Central Office at Braddock Place (Old Town Alexandria Patch)
  • Meet the new interim U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of VA. (WaPo)
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Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire, Alexandria, Virginia's best source for hyper-local news, opinion, and events. I live in the Old Town Alexandria area with my fantastic wife and son Sam. Oh, there’s Serena & Bea too. I’m so excited to meet new readers and see where you are from! Please be sure to leave a comment with a link to your blog so I can check it out!

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