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Thursday Morning Headlines – Charles Severance, War of 1812, and More

Double Cherry Blossoms still going strong in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia

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.

  • Charles Severance extradition to Virginia on hold pending appeal (WUSA 9)
  • Gorgeous, windy, pollen-filled day with rain tomorrow alergy sufferers! (CWG)
  • Have you gotten a ticket in D.C. you didn’t know about? You’re not alone (WTOP)
  • Alexandria’s Commemoration of the War of 1812 gets underway tonight! (Red Brick Town)
  • What strange things have YOU seen on Metrorail? (Dr. Gridlock)
  • Arlington Democrats want to expel one of their own (WaPo)
  • Virginia High School students set to receive mandatory CPR training (WJLA)
  • Like to cook at home? Check out this book signing event @ La Cuisine this Saturday (OTBD)
  • Studay: Young people will move to where there are better transportation options (Streetsblog)
  • National Zoo neighbors not thrilled after Monday’s shooting that cops had advance warning about (WaPo)
Lee Hernly, Editor
the authorLee 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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