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Morning Links: Tips on Post-Labor Day Commuting

For our morning links, 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.

  • Heat continues through the week but, storm threat has dissipated somewhat (CWG)
  • Good tips on post-Labor Day commuting (Dr. Gridlock)
  • There were 10 traffic fatalities in Virginia during the Labor Day weekend (NBC Washington)
  • Best Of is back for 2014. Vote now for your favorites in the D.C. area (WaPo)
  • Arlington students took a ‘walking’ school bus on their first day of school (ARL Now)
  • Report: Homelessness surge expected for the upcoming winter months (WJLA)
  • The Manassas City Police is looking for four suspects, who assaulted two teens on August 30, in the area of Confederate Trail in Manassas. (WUSA 9)
  • Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D) on Tuesday unveiled plans for a 550-mile natural gas pipeline through three states, a proposal that won him kudos from the energy industry but criticism from environmental activists (WaPo)
  • Dads get stressed about not spending time with their kids (Washingtontonian)
  • Virginia and Maryland are STILL fighting over proper boundary between the states (WTOP)
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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