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Opinion: Commentary: Detailing Relief in Dollars

September 01 2021
2, the Virginia General Assembly convened in Richmond for a Special Session to allocate federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds and appoint judges to fill eight vacancies on the Virginia Court of Appeals. The judicial slots were created by legislation passed earlier in the year to create an..... Read More.


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Celebration of Trees Campaign Starts September 1

September 01 2021
Alabi. … By August 2021, the same tree was reclaimed by invasive vines. Without determined vine removal efforts this and many native trees would die. Its fruit is a valuable food source to foxes, raccoons, squirrels, and several varieties of birds. Giant leopard moth (Hypercompe scribonia), a..... Read More.


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Designing a Mountain Getaway

September 01 2021
Photo courtesy the Nest Egg The breathtaking scenery can be viewed from the home’s patio. If you drive about an hour and a half west of Arlington, through winding roads lined with trees that create a kaleidoscope of changing tree leaves, you’ll reach the village of Syria, Virginia and an..... Read More.


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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Heat Rising: Population Density?

September 01 2021
The Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges' Heat Watch project, which Marymount University is attempting to gauge locally, likely understands that extremely hot summer temperatures are closely associated with paved and developed areas, whereas more moderate temperatures occur in..... Read More.


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Oak Hill/Herndon Connection: September 1, 2021

September 01 2021
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August 28 2021
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August 28 2021
Home. Enduring dangerously high temperatures, Marymount University student Bader Hakami and biology professor Susan Agolini spent a day working as community scientists. When it comes to interior design, attention to even the smallest of details took on new importance over the past year...... Read More.


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August 27 2021
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Current Job Openings

August 26 2021
Local Media Connection LLC Independent, locally owned publishers of the Connection Newspapers, 15 award-winning newspapers and associated websites, including flagship Alexandria Gazette Packet that dates to 1784. Our news team is lively, collaborative and fun. Among our editors is Kemal..... Read More.


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August 26 2021
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Vista Outdoor (VSTO) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

September 21 2021
Vista Outdoor (VSTO) closed at $40.78 in the latest trading session, marking a -1.88% move from the prior day... Read More.


Variety

Drake's 'Certified Lover Boy' Tops Rolling Stone Albums Chart - Variety

September 21 2021
Drake’s “Certified Lover Boy” topped the Rolling Stone albums chart for a second week, holding the No. 1 spot..... Read More.


Forbes

China Ride-Sharing Platform DiDi Plunges 6.6% On Report President Jean Liu Plans To Depart

September 21 2021
Liu also said by Reuters to expect China's government to take control of the business.. Read More.


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Lennar (LEN) Tops Q3 Earnings Estimates
September 21 2021
Lennar (LEN) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.93% and -4.51%, respectively, for the quarter ended..... Read More.


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Markets Climb Off Session Lows, Still Down Big

September 21 2021
The "Chinese contagion" trade did deplete all sectors for the day; almost nothing survived this 2%+..... Read More.


BBC Entertainment and Arts

Covid-19: Art project a lightning bolt of inspiration for lockdown shielders - BBC News

September 21 2021
The Southbank Centre asked thousands of vulnerable and isolated people to get creative in lockdown... Read More.


Fast Company

Why are TV ratings down? Casual sports fans lose interest

September 20 2021
Did you used to watch sports just because it was on? You’re the pay-TV industry’s worst nightmare. ..... Read More.


Entrepreneur

Seagate (STX) Stock Moves -0.94%: What You Should Know

September 20 2021
In the latest trading session, Seagate (STX) closed at $82.95, marking a -0.94% move from the previous day... Read More.