Wednesday morning, the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria announced the death of Vola Therrell Lawson, Alexandria's first female city manager and namesake of their animal shelter.
The head of The Animal Welfare League of Alexandria wrote: "Lawson served as City Manager for the City of Alexandria
Snow and bitter cold snarled traffic and prompted another 1,650 U.S. flight cancellations on Monday, and tens of thousands of people were still without power after January-like weather barged in a month early.
Fairfax County communities and Alexandria have something to celebrate. They've made a top 10 list for the best cities in Virginia.
The list of 50 areas compiled by Movoto, a real estate blog out of San Mateo, Calif., ranked the areas using a number of factors, including amenities, education, diversity and crime.