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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 $494,900 which is roughly $352/per square foot. More Alexandria information.

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M.B. Harlow

This townhouse was one of the holdings of M.B. Harlow. He was the Donald Trump of his time, a real estate magnate and a familiar face in Alexandria.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Washington Post

Virginia reading scores remain stagnant on harder tests

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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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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The Washington Post

Alexandria and Arlington Animal Watch

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

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Wall Street Journal

Work & Family Mailbox

Q: Your recent column covered many reasons people don't take vacations. Don't some employers pay employees for unused vacation days? A: Yes, 8% of employers give employees cash for unused vacation days, according to a survey last February of 510 human-resource managers by the Society for Human Resource Management, an Alexandria, Va., professional ... (more)

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Daily Caller

Justice Dept. Opens New Asylum Gate For Guatemalans

The Department of Justice's board of immigration appeals has decided to let Guatemalan women win asylum in the United States if they claim to be victims of domestic violence.

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USA Today

More laid-off workers find jobs in their fields

A growing number of displaced workers are getting jobs in the industries they left - a hallmark of a strengthening recovery.

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Patch.com

Living Legends of Alexandria Plans Theater Night at MetroStage

The public is invited to attend Living Legends of Alexandria's Theatre Night at MetroStage Saturday, Sept.

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Patch.com

WMATA's Metroway Bus Now In Operation on Route 1

The Crystal City-Potomac Yard Transitway opened Sunday, with the introduction of WMATA's new "Metroway" service.

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Jay's Giants Blog

Capital Bikeshare now in Del Ray, Carlyle and North Old Town

During the week of August 18, the City of Alexandria doubled their station count by adding eight new Capital Bikeshare stations in the Del Ray and Carlyle neighborhoods.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Fantasy football, real fundraising

Fantasy football has become a rite of fall for millions of Americans. As the hobby has grown, it has spawned a multibillion dollar industry and even a successful television show rooted in the obsessive nature that such leagues can create.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Nonprofit provides supplies to students in SD Rez

The organization says many of the donations came from the group Running Strong for American Indian Youth, which is based in Alexandria, Virginia, and numerous individual donors Families on the reservation give $30 to the Youth Project organization every year, which allows them to participate in annual distributions including school supplies, winter ... (more)

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WUSA-TV Washington

Eat local, eat healthy

Eat local, eat healthy According to one local organization, local eating is healthy eating.

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Detroit Free Press

GM ignition-switch death claims rise to 100

This Tuesday, April 1, 2014, file photo shows a key in the ignition switch of a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt in Alexandria, Va.

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Investopedia

National Motor Freight Traffic Association

A nonprofit organization representing interstate, intrastate, and international motor carriers.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Alexandria's next gateway: 400-plus apartments, hotel and retail

There's only one intersection where Alexandria meets Fairfax and Arlington counties - at North Beauregard and King streets.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

New transit option begins Sunday

The bright blue buses will run every 12 minutes on weekdays, 20 minutes on weekends, and late at night between the Braddock Road Metro station in Alexandria and the Crystal City Metro stop in Arlington.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

TBD.com

Potomac Yard Transitway celebrates ribbon-cutting

Saturday was an exciting day for many residents and officials in the Alexandria and Arlington areas, as it was the official ribbon-cutting for the new Potomac Yard Transitway.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

National PTA Names Sophia Waugh Secretary-Treasurer

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 21 -- The National Parent Teacher Association issued the following news release: National PTA is pleased to announce that Sophia Waugh has been elected Secretary-Treasurer by the Board of Directors.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

PR-inside.com

New market study, "SENTEL Corporation: Aerospace and Defense -...

The profile contains a company overview, key facts, major products and services, SWOT analysis, business description, company history, key employees as well as company locations and subsidiaries.

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