More toll lanes could be coming to the region's roads

As the region makes a list of projects it hopes will become reality in the next decades, a conversation is beginning about adding toll lanes into Washington and elsewhere as well. Among the many projects added to the National Capital Region's Financially Constrained Long-Range Transportation Plan
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115 Small Business Owners, Congressman Jim Moran, Environment Virginia Join EPA To Support Protecting Virginia’s Waterways

Today, Environment Virginia stood alongside community leaders and the Environmental Protection Agency in support of the EPA and US Army Corps of Engineers’ joint rulemaking to restore Clean Water Act protections to more than 38,000 miles of streams throughout Virginia and Maryland.
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Alexandria-Arlington community events, April 17-24, 2014

Seniors American sign language club, for 55 and older. 10:15-11:30 a.m., Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria. Free. 703-746-5556 or www.alexandriava.gov . Arlington blood pressure monitoring, 10:30 a.m., Langston-Brown Senior Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington
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Senate Budget Reinstates Marketplace Virginia

The battle for a passable Virginia budget continues in the General Assembly after the Senate passed a budget bill Tuesday that the House of Delegates likely will reject. The Senate form of the budget, Senate Bill 5003, includes the private health care plan Marketplace Virginia and removes
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Police Investigate Verizon Store Robberies

The Alexandria Police Department is investigating robberies from two Verizon Stores that occurred on April 17, and may involve the same suspect. At approximately 11:20 a.m., an adult male robbed the Verizon Store in the 1400 block of N. Beauregard Street. Officers were then called to a similar robbery of
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MY VIEW/The Sweet Scent of Spring

While running on a dirt road, up a slight hill, the Kelly green of the forest floor nearby, a soft breeze washed over me and there was the sweetest scent, I imagined, from the fruit trees nearby. Ah, finally, the sweet smell of spring, an antidote for the sickness of mind that is modern society.
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