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Alexandria (Alexandria, Virginia)

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  • Pages from the Past: Former minister found frozen to death in Catonsville in 1912

    An article in the Jan. 13, 1912, edition of The Argus reported on the lonely death of an elderly resident. Hezekiah Boyce, a former negro minister, about 80 years old, was found frozen to death in his shanty on Powers Lane, about two miles northwest of...
  • Rams Head Live, 9:30 Club ranked among top-selling in the world

    Rams Head Live, 9:30 Club ranked among top-selling in the world
    The 9:30 Club in DC, Rams Head Live in Baltimore and Rams Head on Stage in Annapolis, are among the highest-grossing clubs in the world, according to Pollstar.  The 9:30 Club ranks in second place, and Rams Head in 11th place in the trade magazine's...
  • Tidal flooding eases

     
    Tidal flooding along the Chesapeake is easing this morning. High water was flooding low-lying sections of Alexandria as southerly winds and heavy runoff from weekend storms piled water into the Cheapeake and its tidal rivers. A flood warning was issued......
  • Tornado's power, path rare for Md.

    Tornadoes occur somewhere in Maryland nearly every year. But few have had the power to pick up automobiles and cause the deaths, injuries and destruction seen from College Park to Laurel on Monday. "I was impressed by the continued strength of the...
  • Base realignment threatens to worsen ills linked to sprawl

    While officials in Maryland have publicly welcomed the prospect of gaining 6,600 federal jobs through the military base realignment proposed by the Pentagon, independent planners and activists say the move threatens to worsen the ills of suburban sprawl...
  • Kansas senator's years in Washington are both advantage, vulnerability

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. Sen. Pat Roberts sits in a Lenexa, Kan., fast-food restaurant, spooning ice cream from a cup. It's already been a long day. That morning, the 78-year-old Republican braved the heat of the Lenexa July Fourth parade; after lunch, he...
  • Northern Virginia cab companies sue Uber, Lyft

    Northern Virginia cab companies sue Uber, Lyft
    A coalition of eight taxicab and limousine companies operating in Northern Virginia filed a civil lawsuit Friday asking a Fairfax County Circuit Court judge to stop app-based Uber and Lyft from operating without complying with state law. San Francisco-...
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jacob B. Dellinger

    Mr. and Mrs. Jacob B. Dellinger
    Rachel Nicole Hirst, daughter of Bill and Nancy Hirst, of Wayne, Pennsylvania, and Jacob Brooks Dellinger, son of Rick and Karen Dellinger, of Sykesville, were married at Merion Tribute House in Merion Station, Pennsylvania, on Dec. 29, 2013. The Rev....
  • Divergent views on exporting gas through bay

    LUSBY - Dominion Resources' proposal to build a liquefied natural gas export facility is dividing residents of the quiet town of Lusby on the Chesapeake Bay. Some, like longtime resident Tracey Eno, are worried about increased air pollution. "That can't...
  • Hampton Roads tops in state for year-over-year home sales in May

    Hampton Roads tops in state for year-over-year home sales in May
    Home sales appear to be on the rebound across the region, according to a recent real estate report. RealtyTrac, a California-based real estate data tracking firm, reported Hampton Roads as having the best year-over-year home sales in the Commonwealth in...
  • Saturday's high school tennis roundup: After saving eight match points, previously unbeaten York girls fall in state 3A final to Western Albemarle

    Saturday's high school tennis roundup: After saving eight match points, previously unbeaten York girls fall in state 3A final to Western Albemarle
    The York High girls tennis team saved eight match points Saturday in the state Group 3A championship match, but Western Albemarle finally closed out a 5-1 victory on Liberty University's courts in Lynchburg. Kristin Dantzler, playing No. 3, put the...
  • Late Saturday UPDATE: State high school results and pairings

    Baseball Group 6A state semifinals (at Robinson Secondary School in Fairfax): Western Branch 5, McLean 4 Chantilly 3, Cosby 2 Group 5A state semifinals (at Lake Braddock High): Douglas Freeman 7, Freedom of South Riding 0 Hickory 9, Stone Bridge 1 Group...