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Alexandria, Virginia is located in Alexandria County. Zip codes in Alexandria, VA include 22302, 22334, and 22305. The median home price in Alexandria is $495,000 which is roughly $348/per square foot. More Alexandria information.

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6 min ago | The Washington Post

Alexandria and Arlington crime report

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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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Old Town Alexandria Businesses Launch Cobblestone Runway Lookbook Project

Local Old Town Alexandria businesses - Zoe Boutique, Bishop Boutique, The Dog Park and Sugar House Day Spa and Salon - have combined forces to launch the inaugural Cobblestone Runway lookbook.

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8 hrs ago | Patch.com

Help Clean Up Fort Hunt Park on April 27

Celebrate National Park Week with a cleanup and celebration of Fort Hunt Park on the George Washington Memorial Parkway in Alexandria.

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9 hrs ago | Patch.com

Animal Control Report: Bat in the House, Abandoned Pug, Baby Squirrels

The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria and Animal Control Officers responded to the following calls: Bat in the House: In the 1000 block of Bashford Lane, on April 1, officers responded to a report of a bat that had entered a residence and had physical contact with the occupant.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Daily Record

Yellen says Fed may need to get stricter with banks

Fed Chair Janet Yellen suggested Tuesday that current regulatory rules might not be enough to prevent the kind of risk-taking that triggered the 2008 financial crisis and nearly toppled the entire banking system.

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WUSA-TV Washington

Brush fire destroys sheds, causes $75K of damage

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- A brush fire in Alexandria spread and destroyed sheds on Monday evening, say Fairfax County Fire and Rescue officials.

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Patch.com

In Alexandria: Pharrell's Hat Subject of Pop Art Piece in Art League Gallery Exhibit

Recognize the famous topper? Pharrell's hat is on exhibit this month in The Art League Gallery - well, an Andy Warhol-like interpretation of the now iconic hat is on exhibit.

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The Washington Post

Arlington and Alexandria volunteer opportunities

American Association for the Advancement of Science needs scientists, engineers, mathematicians and physicians to assist K-12 STEM teachers.

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Patch.com

Fairfax County Warns of Possible Street Flooding

Due to rainfall Tuesday afternoon, Fairfax County is predicting possible street flooding in some low-lying areas of the county.

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Jay's Giants Blog

Cameron Rises Again

Real estate geeks in the DMV got some small but noteworthy news last week. As reported by Daniel J. Sernovitz with The Washington Business Journal , Arlington-based Paradigm Development Co.

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Art Daily

Jeffrey S. Evans auction of Palmer Collection shows strength of southern decorative arts market

In a 714-lot, nine-hour marathon session, Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates sold the entire Americana collection of the late John and Lil Palmer of Purcellville Virginia to a standing-room only crowd on April 5. The Palmers were tragically killed in a single-car accident last July.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Caller

Virginia cops constantly photograph random people's license plates

Police officers in Alexandria, Virginia, frequently take pictures of the license plates of random vehicles all over the city - meaning that people's addresses, work locations and daily routines are well known to the authorities who collect such information and store it for stretches of time.

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Patch.com

Police: Juvenile Says Man Followed, Sexually Assaulted Her

A man is accused of sexual battery after an incident last week when a juvenile girl says she was followed and assaulted after leaving a restaurant, according to Fairfax City Police.

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ARLnow.com

County Releases Bakery from Arlington Mill Lease

The new Arlington Mill Community Center will remain without a full-time food vendor for the foreseeable future.

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Patch.com

Firm Losing $6.6 Million in National Science Foundation Brokerage Commission?

An Arlington firm that helped negotiate the deal to bring the National Science Foundation to Alexandria is apparently missing out on a $6.6 million brokerage commission, according to a recent report by the Washington Business Journal.

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Fairfax County

Alexandria Area Townhouse Fire

Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department 4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030 Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687 Duty PIO : 703-877-3702 fire-rescue.PA-LSE@fairfaxcounty.gov News Release 14-36 Date: April 14, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to a townhouse fire Friday, April 11, 2014, at ... (more)

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

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Social media can be a valuable crisis management tool for some companies

"Particularly if you're a consumer products company, social media allow you to get to a lot of people very quickly," said Larry Walsh, vice chairman at Alexandria, Va.-based strategic communications consultant Hawthorn Group L.C. For example, a compelling video of a company executive or spokesperson speaking genuinely that is shared via social ... (more)

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Washington Post

Dem congressional candidate Beyer: a We need to ban super PACsa

Former Virginia lieutenant governor Don Beyer called Saturday for a ban on super PACs to reduce the influence of money in politics, speaking in a congressional candidate forum which was heavy on liberal rhetoric.

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DFW Catholic

Weekend Resident Manager - Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Arlington

Christ House in Alexandria VA is a men's transitional facility offering single men temporary housing in a clean, safe, and structured environment.

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BellaOnline

Alexandria, Virginia's Old Town

Guest Author - Janet Collins It's true. George Washington really did sleep here.

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Freeze Warning for Alexandria County was issued at April 16 at 1:36PM EDT

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