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It's that familiar shopping shuffle. The holidays are just around the corner, and the mad dash to get the perfect gift is already underway. "I usually start in the summer and I'm done before Thanksgiving," says one shopper.
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New Wegmans to feature a pub

The Wegmans that will open in the Alexandria area in late spring or early summer will be the first Wegmans in Virginia to feature a full-service restaurant called The Pub. The English-style pub will serve local beers, wine and mixed drinks as well as food. "It's a full-service pub
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AAA predicts 1.3M Virginians will travel for Thanksgiving

Virginia roads could be a little more crowded this upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. AAA Mid-Atlantic projects that 1.3 million Virginians will travel 50 miles or more from home over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
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Survey: Most commuters not ready for the 95 Express Lanes opening in December

A new survey from the Virginia Department of Transportation and Transurban finds that many drivers are still not ready for the 95 Express Lanes to open next month. The 29 miles of toll lanes will run from Garrisonville Road to north of Edsall Road in Alexandria. The specific opening date is expected
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Rolling Stone article prompts investigation of alleged U.Va. frat-house rape

The University of Virginia's president says she has asked Charlottesville police to investigate allegations that a female student was raped by several men at a fraternity house. President Teresa A. Sullivan announced the investigation in a statement posted Wednesday evening
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A bizarre local connection to FSU shooting

It turns out that the shooting early Thursday morning in a library at Florida State University has a bizarre twist and a local connection. Jay Korff, of ABC7, tells WTOP that an Alexandria, Virginia man was in contact with shooter Myron May shortly before the shooting, in which three people
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