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Morning Roundup: Thursday, January 24, 2019

For our Morning Roundup, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and news websites to find the 5 most interesting stories in the Alexandria, Virginia area you need to know.

Wet with gusty downpours this morning, then a rapid chilldown Wintry cold is back for the weekend, but skies are mainly sunny. (CWG)

Trump Says He’ll Delay Speech Until After Shutdown, as Democrats Draft Border Security Plan  Trump said  he would give the State of the Union address once the government shutdown is over, honoring a request by Speaker Pelosi. (New York Times)

Senators Hope Defeat Of Dueling Plans Produces A Solution To Shutdown  The Senate plans to hold dueling votes Thursday to end the longest government shutdown in history. Like many, Sen. Mike Rounds thinks both proposals will fail. (Washington Post)

Repairs to sinkhole in downtown D.C. ongoing Drivers may face delays as repairs to a sinkhole on 17th Street NW near the White House continue. (Dr. Gridlock)

7 places to catch live music in Northern Virginia It might still be too cold to dance on the lawn at your favorite amphitheater, but there are still several places where you can share some tunes with other music lovers. (Inside 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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