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Morning Links: Remembering the Three Homicide Victims in Alexandria

Old Town Alexandria, VA
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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.

  • It’s another dreary, damp and, at times, showery day (or at least sprinkly). Tomorrow will be better. (CWG)
  • During the summer, teachers, administrators and central office staff were busy preparing for the opening of school the Alexandria School Board Chair writes. (Alexandria Times)
  • Charles Severance was indicted yesterday in three (3) homicides in Alexandria. Remembering the 3 victims of his alleged crimes. (WaPo)
  • Serious crime in the Metro system was down significantly from January through June this year. (Dr. Gridlock)
  • Officers in Virginia locked down a school and church when responding to a report of an armed suicidal man on Monday. (WUSA 9)
  • One of the most famous portraits of George Washington will soon get a high-tech examination and face-lift of sorts. (NBC Washington)
  • Rare, potentially deadly ‘Enterovirus’ hitting kids in 10 states. (WJLA)
  • What will Apple reveal today?? (WTOP)
  • Hailo announces cheaper fares in fare war with Uber (DCist)
  • Home Depot confirmed that its payment systems had been hacked, potentially exposing millions of shoppers who used credit and debit cards at its more than 2,000 U.S. and Canadian stores. Is the breach bigger than Target?? (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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