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Saturday Roundup: TC Mourns, ODBC Approved, Weekend Traffic, and More!

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

  • It’s rainy today and sunny and breezy tomorrow – It’s a rainy one much of today, but we just might be able to salvage the evening. Sunshine returns tomorrow along with a gusty wind. (Capital Weather Gang)
  • Traffic and transit tip for this weekend in the DMV – The District’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade is Sunday, but the big travel disruptor is Saturday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon. (Dr. Gridlock)
  • New movie reviews – ‘Cinderella,’ ‘Run All Night’ and other new movies, reviewed (Going Out Guide)
  • T.C. Williams High School mourns loss of student – Great reporting as usual here from WJLA’s Jeff Goldberg (WJLA)
  • Alexandria Planning Commission approves new ODBC property – Members of the Planning Commission and the Old Dominion Boat Club agreed last week’s meeting marked an end to the dark chapter of waterfront litigation and the beginning of a new era along the city’s waterfront. (Alexandria Times)
  • Inside the NoVA Police Academy – Local police officers, deputy sheriffs gain perspective at the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy. (Alexandria Gazette)
  • Beware tax identity theft – Good list of things to watch out for here. (Alexandria Times)
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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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