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  1. Virginia reading scores remain stagnant on harder testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    Virginia students saw modest gains on state-mandated math tests while average scores on reading and writing exams stagnated, according to state results released Tuesday.

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  2. Alexandria and Arlington crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department. For information, call 703-838-4636 or visit www.alexandriava.gov/police .

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  3. Alexandria and Arlington Animal WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | The Washington Post

    For information or to report emergencies involving animals 24 hours a day, call 703-746-4774.

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  4. Sometimes the school down the block makes you nervousRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    Karen Helbrecht and Gordon Johnson had not investigated the local elementary school before they bought their light green Cape Cod house in the Del Ray section of Alexandria.

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  5. Metroway, the region's first bus rapid transit, debuts Sunday in Northern VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | The Washington Post

    The new BRT 42 bus traveled along Jefferson Davis Highway last week free of traffic jams, delays and cars crisscrossing around it.

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  6. Arlington and Alexandria volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Washington Post

    AHC needs volunteers once a week for an hour, to tutor teens in the evenings or work with elementary students in the afternoons at six locations.

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  7. Alexandria and Arlington Animal WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    For information or to report emergencies involving animals 24 hours a day, call 703-746-4774.

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  8. Arlington-Alexandria news in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    Metro officials are warning riders not to buy discounted SmarTrip cards from individuals or other unauthorized sellers.

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  9. Temperatures are low and the upsides are highRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | The Washington Post

    Above that, says Great Waves Waterpark manager Donny Wensinger, the outdoor spot in Alexandria, Va., is packed.

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  10. Prostitution arrests on the rise in Northern VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Washington Post

    Women posting sex ads online in Northern Virginia are increasingly likely these days to be met by a cop instead of a customer.

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  11. Arlington and Alexandria volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | The Washington Post

    Alexandria Tutoring Consortium needs tutors for kindergartners and first-graders in Alexandria public schools.

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  12. Mind the Mat and other studios invite moms to bring their babies to the barreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | The Washington Post

    Megan Brown learned the hard way that new moms face a complicated dance after giving birth.

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  13. Politicking in the dog days of AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | The Washington Post

    The commuters streamed out of Alexandria's Eisenhower Avenue Metro station in the warm August evening, pausing only to accept the cards handed out by a political candidate.

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  14. Alexandria and Arlington crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Washington Post

    These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department. For information, call 703-838-4636 or visit www.alexandriava.gov/police .

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  15. Arlington and Alexandria volunteer opportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | The Washington Post

    Arlington County Invasive Plant program needs volunteers to remove invasive plants: First Saturdays, Haley Park; second Sundays, Gulf Branch Nature Center; third Saturdays, Tuckahoe Park; third Sundays, Long Branch Nature Center; and fourth Saturdays, Benjamin Banneker Park.

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  16. James S. Brady, Reagan's press secretary and survivor of 1981 shooting, dies at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | Washington Post

    James S. Brady, the often-irreverent press secretary to President Ronald Reagan who was shot in the head during an assassination attempt on his boss in 1981 and who became an enduring symbol of the fight against unfettered access to guns in American society, died Aug. 4 at a retirement community in Alexandria, Va.

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  17. Command performance at Boss Shepherda sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | The Washington Post

    If you haven't had Jeremy Waybright's cooking yet, treat yourself to a reservation at the fledgling Boss Shepherd's, next to Warner Theatre.

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  18. Neighbors concerned about adding lights at T.C. Williams High School's stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | The Washington Post

    Frances Terrell, front, Dario Lugo, left, his wife Rebecca Lugo, second from right, Andrea Lewis, right, and her husband Ky Lewis are fightin proposed stadium lights for T.C. Williams High School.

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  19. Alexandria and Arlington crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department. For information, call 703-838-4636 or visit www.alexandriava.gov/police .

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  20. Alexandria and Arlington crime reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Washington Post

    These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department. For information, call 703-838-4636 or visit www.alexandriava.gov/police .

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