Monday, March 30, 2020
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Rule 5 Tuesday: Romantic Restaurants, Brabo in Alexandria, and More

For our Rule 5 Tuesday, we scanned the local Alexandria, Virginia area blogs to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed. Please show our fellow local bloggers some link love! For a list of our favorite local blogs, click this link.

  • Think it’s cold now? Just wait till this weekend… A cold push Thursday is only an appetizer for a much bigger arctic outbreak this holiday weekend. (Capital Weather Gang)
  • Black History Month: Who Am I? – Great series Jay Roberts is doing on prominent African Americans in the Washington DC area. (Jaybird’s Jottings)
  • Street Style: Elizabeth Lucchesi – One of Alexandria’s most popular real estate agents is featured. (Alexandria Stylebook)
  • What are the MOST romantic restaurants in the D.C. area? At least one Alexandria restaurant is featured. Can you guess which one? (Going Out Guide)
  • Brabo Alexandria reviewed for Restaurant Week – What was restaurant week like at Brabo in Alexandria? How was the food? (In a D.C. Minute)
  • Parenting the WHOLE Child Workshops – Workshops happening this month around Alexandria. (Alexandria Mom)
  • Are fare hikes and fewer trains in your commuting future? As the transit agency figures out its next budget, fewer trains and slightly higher prices are still options. (DR. Gridlock)
  • What do red dots mean at an Art Gallery? Something I have always wondered about is answered here. (The Art League)
  • Bloomers in Old Town is having a Fifty Shades of Grey giveaway! In time for Valentine’s Day and this weekend’s blockbuster movie, Bloomers has a special giveaway for customers. (Old Town Boutique District)
  • Dress Drive! Donate your old dresses – NoVA Housewives is having a dress drive at it’s upcoming event. Find out how you can give back here. (Real Housewives of NoVA)
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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