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  1. Ospreys return to the Potomac RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... on board last year. It probably got a little disoriented and was out in the middle of the river out in front of Mount Vernon. I saw it, stopped the boat, went by, got close to him. He climbed into the boat and just rested for a little bit. I took ...

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  2. 8 displaced in Mount Vernon mobile home fireRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | WUSA-TV Washington

    MOUNT VERNON, Va. -- Multiple mobile homes were damaged and eight people were displaced after a gas explosion at a trailer park Thursday morning.

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  3. Fairfax machete attack sends one to hosptialRead the original story

    Saturday | Fairfax Times

    Fairfax County police say two pedestrians were attacked by a machete-wielding mugger in the Mount Vernon area early Sunday morning, sending one man to the hospital.

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  4. Alexandria Area Mobile Home Explosion, FireRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Fairfax County

    ... responded to an explosion and mobile home fire Thursday, April 17, 2014, at approximately 9:30 a.m., in the Mount Vernon area of Fairfax County. The mobile home is located at 7806 Eagle Avenue, Audubon Estates Mobile Home Park, in the Alexandria ...

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  5. Wounded warriors bicycle ride will raise awareness for disabled veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | TBD.com

    ... begins Tuesday at National Harbor and continues through Saturday with events in Annapolis, Lorton, Va., and Mount Vernon, Va. Soldier Ride is a cycling event involving adaptive hand cycles, trikes, and bicycles that have been modified to accommodate ...

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  6. Police: Two Assaults, Robberies of Pedestrians Saturday and SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Patch.com

    Fairfax County Police report Wednesday two separate cases of assault and robbery in the Mount Vernon area over the weekend: ROBBERY , 2800 block of Camellia Drive, Saturday, 11:30 p.m. Two men were walking when five to six suspects approached them.

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  7. Wounded Vets Cycling To Raise Rehab AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | CBS Local

    ... begins Tuesday at National Harbor and continues through Saturday with events in Annapolis, Lorton, Va., and Mount Vernon, Va. Soldier Ride is a cycling event involving adaptive hand cycles, trikes, and bicycles that have been modified to accommodate ...

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  8. At Fairfax budget hearings, advocates paint picture of great needRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Fairfax Times

    ... of the proposed budget is going to cause extreme hardship for many homeowners,” said John Carlson, a Mount Vernon resident describing himself as an “overburdened taxpayer.” Even though Long's budget does not propose a tax rate ...

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  9. VIDEO: Democratic Candidates for 8th Congressional District Race Gather for Forum in Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Patch.com

    The Democratic candidates in the 8th congressional District race gathered for their first public forum Saturday at Mount Vernon High School's Little Theatre in Fairfax County.

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  10. Democratic Candidates for 8th Congressional District Race Gather for Forum in Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Patch.com

    The Democratic candidates in the 8th congressional District race gathered for their first public forum Saturday at Mount Vernon High School's Little Theatre in Fairfax County.

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  11. At Fairfax budget hearings, advocates paint picture of great needRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Fairfax Times

    ... of the proposed budget is going to cause extreme hardship for many homeowners,” said John Carlson, a Mount Vernon resident describing himself as an “overburdened taxpayer.” Even though Long's budget does not propose a tax rate ...

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  12. Fairfax machete attack sends one to hosptialRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | Fairfax Times

    Fairfax County police say two pedestrians were attacked by a machete-wielding mugger in the Mount Vernon area early Sunday morning, sending one man to the hospital.

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  13. New Mount Vernon exhibit introduces George Washington the landscaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    ... of landscape design. Later, he put those skills to use creating a landscape plant for his now-historic home, Mount Vernon in Fairfax, along the banks of the Potomac River, according to Mount Vernon curators. The public can see Washington's vision ...

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  14. Kansas family finally gets WWII medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    JUNE 10: U.S. Army Sgt. Sean P. Karpf stands with his recently awarded Purple Heart during a ceremony at Mount Vernon June 10, 2013 in Mount Vernon, Virginia.

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  15. Public safety briefsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Fairfax Times

    Fairfax County police say two pedestrians were attacked by a machete-wielding mugger in the Mount Vernon area early Sunday morning, sending one man to the hospital.

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  16. Elvis Presley promoting Jail House RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | WETA-TV Arlington

    ... country disc jockey, manager and promoter Connie B. the headliner on one of the floating concerts on the S.S. Mount Vernon , a small ship that sailed the Potomac. which was hosted by Gay's protege, singer and future sausage magnate Jimmy Dean. That ...

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  17. Democratic Candidates for 8th Congressional District to Meet in First Public ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Patch.com

    The first public forum for the 10 Democratic primary candidates in the 8th congressional District, hoping to replace retiring Congressman Jim Moran , is set for Saturday, April 12 in Mount Vernon.

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  18. Nearly 90 years of playing with a passionRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Fairfax Times

    James Ealey plays with the Capital Harmonica Club on Tuesday night in the basement of Wesley United Baptist Church in Mount Vernon.

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  19. School Board, education advocates gear up for budget hearingsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Fairfax Times

    ... reductions, leaving school advocates clambering to avoid further cuts. School Board members Dan Storck (Mount Vernon) and Chairman Ilryong Moon (At-large) met Wednesday night with a small group of community members and representatives of local ...

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  20. Fairfax County budget picture tightensRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Fairfax Times

    ... look at a meals tax” instead of an increase in their real estate taxes, said Supervisor Gerry Hyland (D-Mount Vernon), the most vocal advocate on the board for a meals tax. “Shouldn't they be able to decide that?” The county can ...

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