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Thursday Headlines – New Waterfront Hotel, Memorial Day Forecast, and More

Lighted house in Del Ray neighborhood of 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.

  • Alexandria City Council approves new waterfront hotel (Alexandria News)
  • Earthquake reported in southern part of Virginia last night (MyFox 8)
  • ACPS avoids major cuts in budget (Alexandria Times)
  • A quieter than normal hurricane season predicted for 2014 (NBC Washington)
  • Memorial Day weekend beach forecasts – get ready to smile (WJLA)
  • Metrorail to end paper card sales (Dr. Gridlock)
  • How to protect yourself from mosquitoes this summer (NBC Washington)
  • If you were in any of these places in NoVA recently, contact authorities in regards to Measles (WUSA 9)
  • Think you have a bad commute? Check out what this guy goes through each work day (WTOP)
  • Four things to like about the new Metrorail cars (Dr. Gridlock)
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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