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  1. Public Safety BriefsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Fairfax Times

    ... ago met with police to tell his story. Police said that as a University of Virginia graduate who grew up in Mount Vernon, the young man was a successful filmmaker, an accomplished individual with a close family and many friends. However, he ...

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  2. Public Safety BriefsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Fairfax Times

    ... ago met with police to tell his story. Police said that as a University of Virginia graduate who grew up in Mount Vernon, the young man was a successful filmmaker, an accomplished individual with a close family and many friends. However, he ...

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  3. Weather Alert for Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for most of northern Virginia from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday night, including Mount Vernon. The watch includes Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria, Fairfax, Prince William County and Manassas/Manassas Park, as well as the District of Columbia and some Maryland communities.

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  4. George Washington During the Revolutionary War: First President's Evolving RoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | News Max

    ... Washington's presence also helped his cause; several contemporaries described his appearance as majestic," the Mount Vernon historical site said . "Benjamin Rush explained that, 'He has so much martial dignity in his deportment that you distinguish ...

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  5. Pinpoint Crime in Mount Vernon with New Police Mapping ToolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Patch.com

    Fairfax County has a new online crime-mapping tool, Police Events , that residents can use to pinpoint crime in their neighborhoods as recent as the day before. To use the system, you go online to Police Events , where you can choose or plug in a Location, Date Range and Event Types .

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  6. SAT scores in most Fairfax high schools see notable jump, while some still struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | The Washington Post

    ... in scores. Most have stayed about the same or improved slightly. But four schools - Falls Church, Lee, Mount Vernon and Stuart - saw average scores drop precipitously. Compared to other schools in the county, the four high schools have among the ...

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  7. Mt. Vernon VA Clinic Stays OpenRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Mount Vernon's VA Clinic is staying open. The clinic was scheduled to close this month, but the VA has reached an interim agreement to keep the clinic open.

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  8. Teacher chosen for educational retreatRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

    Bryan Middle School social studies teacher Lorri Richardson was selected as one of 11 Missouri teachers to attend Weekend with Washington, an educational retreat at George Washington's estate in Mount Vernon, Virginia. The four-day, immersive residential program, held Sept.

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  9. Spring Hills Mount Vernon Welcomes Animal Lovers and their Pets at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Patch.com

    PAWFEST , a family-friendly event will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and 2 to 4 p.m. at Spring Hills Mount Vernon Assisted Living . Located at 3709 Shannons Green Way in Alexandria, Virginia, PAWFEST is a celebration for pets and their owners.

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  10. Ashis Roy, 82, takes his marathon tally to 139Read the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | Newkerala.com

    ... and historic courses in the US, the race began from the first American President George Washington's estate of Mount Vernon and travelled up George Washington Memorial Parkway along the Potomac river. Then after an out-and-back on the quaint streets ...

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  11. Boy, 6, seriously hurt after hit by FedEx vanRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 6-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was hit by a FedEx delivery van in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County. It happened a little after 5 p.m. Wednesday on Mount Vernon Circle.

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  12. Fairfax Co. boy, 6, struck by truck seriously hurtRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 6-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was hit by a delivery truck in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County. It happened a little after 5 p.m. Wednesday on Mount Vernon Circle.

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  13. FedEx truck hits 6-year-old boy in Fairfax CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    Police say the boy was playing on a scooter in the driveway of his home in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County when he rode into the street just after 5 p.m. Wednesday.

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  14. Boy, 6, seriously hurt after hit by truckRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A 6-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was hit by a delivery truck in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County. It happened a little after 5 p.m. Wednesday on Mount Vernon Circle.

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  15. Report: Girl, 6, Hit by Truck in Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Patch.com

    Fairfax County officials are reportedly on the scene in Mount Vernon, where a child has been hit by a truck, according to a report at 6:30 p.m. by NBC-4.

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  16. Original manuscript of US anthem visits Mt. VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Francis Scott Key's original handwritten manuscript of the "Star-Spangled Banner" is making its first visit to Virginia to Original manuscript of US anthem visits Mt. Vernon MOUNT VERNON, Va.

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  17. Public safety briefsRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Fairfax Times

    ... may have been a wild cougar have tapered off after two early-morning sightings were reported Sept. 11 in the Mount Vernon area. Police said both reported sightings were near Riverside Elementary School on Old Mount Vernon Road in Alexandria. Animal ...

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  18. Mount Vernon's Washington Mill Focuses on Power of a SmileRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    This year, Washington Mill Elementary School , in Mount Vernon, is focusing on building understanding, diversity, and respect through a simple smile. School staff members are capturing the smiles of each and every student and displaying the photos in the halls, with a goal of completing the project by back to school night on Tuesday, Sept.

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  19. James Rees, former president of George Washington estate, dies at 62Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Washington Blade

    James C. Rees, IV, the nationally acclaimed president and CEO of the George Washington house and estate in Mount Vernon, Va., died Sept. 9 at his home in nearby Markham, Va.

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  20. Local Mormons Respond To Governors' Call To Feed The Hungry And Heal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... the Twelve Apostles, issued a special video about the importance of the project. Keith Davey, President of the Mount Vernon Virginia Stake (the equivalent of a diocese and one of eight stakes participating in Northern Virginia), explained why the ...

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