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Thursday Morning Headlines – Warm Weather, Hydrant Flushing, and More

Spring in Alexandria, Virginia along South Pitt Street in Old Town

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.

  • It’s gonna be warm today but, just wait till the weekend (CWG)
  • The federal transportation trust fund, which funds projects ranging from highway road repair to passenger rail, is about to run out of money – will Congress act? (WAMU)
  • Does your tap water taste a little funny? Annual hydrant flushing has begun in Alexandria (Inside NoVA)
  • Congressman Moran loses bid to raise Congress’ pay (CBS DC)
  • Will route 1 south become a destination area? This study thinks so (GG Wash)
  • Former Restaurant Eve Chef starts in a new home (Going Out Guide)
  • INOVA Alexandria Hospital receives quality award (Alexandria News)
Lee Hernly, Editor
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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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