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Morning Links: Rule 5 Friday Edition

For Rule 5 Friday, 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!

In the News

Enjoy the day before rain & cooler weather move in Friday will be an above-average temperature day in the DMV region as warmer temps in the 50-55 degree range for highs re-enter the picture on mostly cloudy with a chance of rain towards midnight. (DMV Weather)

Appeals Court says no Christmas in the Metrorail system A federal appeals court on Wednesday denied a request from the Archdiocese of Washington to temporarily block a lower-court ruling that has kept its Christmas ads off the sides of Metro buses this holiday season. (Dr. Gridlock)

Del Ray’s Holiday Windows Last week we shared a few of the festive painted holiday windows along Del Ray’s main street. A few more have popped up since then, so here’s a second batch of window art to enjoy. (DIY Del Ray)

Hostess Gift Guide in Old Town Alexandria It’s that time of year – holiday parties, cookie bakes and last minute get togethers of family and friends. That also means that it is the time of year for hostess gifts, the perfect little thank you to send your best to those hosting the festivities. (OTBD blog)

Previewing the Art League’s 2018 exhibits We’ve got a big year planned at The Art League, not least in our gallery. There are no fewer than 11 different solo artists this year. (The Art League Blog)

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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