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Morning Links

For our morning links, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and news websites to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.

  • Wintry mix or snow? We should see some some tonight and Tuesday after much ado about nothing today. (Capital Weather Gang)
  • 29 Million people under blizzard warnings in NE USA – Think about that number for a second. Wow. (WJLA)
  • Fire issue on Metro’s Red Line this A.M. – Fire department was called to Forest Glen stop. (Dr. Gridlock)
  • The ‘Game’s Afoot’ in Alexandria through Feb. 7 – Another excellent production from The Little Theatre of Alexandria has started its run (Alexandria Gazette)
  • ODBC Land Swap Deal with Alexandria hits Snag – Just when you thought it was done comes this news. (Alexandria News)
  • Alexandria City Public Schools Needs More Money – ACPS is going to be asking for a 2.5% increase over last year’s budget. (Alexandria Times)
  • Can Happy Hour’s in Virginia be advertised online? Proposal would loosen tight restrictions. Will it pass this year? (WTOP)
  • Living Legends of 2015 announced – Alexandria Living Legends announce the 2015 group. (Alexandria News)
  • Drone at the White House? A possible aerial drone lands overnight on White House grounds while President and Mrs. Obama are in India (WTOP)
  • Waze under fire from Police – Police departments want the popular app disabled. Why? (NBC Washington)
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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