Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Local News

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.

  • Enjoy the sun today because the weekend will be wet – At last, springlike weather has arrived with warmth that seemed so far away last week! But showers sneak in late Friday. (Capital Weather Gang)
  • Remembering Alexandria Police Officers who lost their lives – With the dedication of the Fallen Officers Memorial coming up soon, Jay Roberts has a look at some APD markers you can find around Alexandria (Jaybird’s Jottings)
  • Major potholes on the GW Parkway – Repairs were underway on the George Washington Parkway early Wednesday morning after multiple potholes wreaked havoc on a number of cars. (WJLA)
  • Rock & Roll Marathon disrupting D.C. traffic on Saturday – Drivers are hereby warned if you are thinking about driving into D.C. on Saturday. (Dr. Gridlock)
  • Dominion helping Virginians pay their energy bills – Dominion Virginia Power says it is contributing $1 million to a program to help customers struggling to pay high heating bills brought on by recent frigid temperatures. (WTOP)
  • Can neighborhood data help you in buying or selling a home? Good analysis here on how neighborhood data can help you in your real estate choices. (Where We Live)
  • Shipping via Bikes? It may sound a little far-fetched but, its not out of the realm of possibility. (FleetOwner)
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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