For our Sunday Brunch 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.
Today offers a refreshing change, and a quick one, as temperatures rebound quickly to start the new work week. A weak cold front then brings shower chances Tuesday into Tuesday night. (CWG)
An international field of elite athletes takes to the streets of Northern Virginia and Maryland Sunday, Oct. 5, for the fifth running of the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon and 6K. Runners from Ethiopia, Kenya, Eritrea, Morocco and the United States will compete for a prize purse in excess of $10,000 in the 13.1-mile race, including a top bank of $1200 as well as American-only money. (Alexandria News)
The city’s “Extraordinary Alexandria” tourism campaign has been exactly that, concluded market research experts brought in to review the one-year-old initiative. (Alexandria Times)
Noting their heart-wrenching wait for answers, the parents of a missing University of Virginia student appealed Saturday for whoever is responsible for her disappearance three weeks ago to help them find their daughter. (WJLA)
Epic 18 inning battle leaves the Nationals down 2-0 in NLDS (WJLA)
Lee Hernly is the Founder and Editor of Port City Wire. Welcome to our blog about Alexandria, Virginia and thanks for dropping by! Please feel free to join the discussion by leaving comments, and stay updated by subscribing to the RSS feed.