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erie July 12, 2014 at 09:07 pm
I have to take my hat off to these guys. No way in living hell would I sit in a hot car with theRead More windows roll up for three mins.
erie July 12, 2014 at 09:21 pm
Kinda makes you wonder just how many people have knock off there kids and pets this way.
alan donahue July 13, 2014 at 10:15 am
This just proves that people are actually jealous of Justin Harris and that is why he is beingRead More attacked in the media. It is better jealously. The people of Georgia support you Justin Harris! Do not give up in the face of these lies!
Motorists receiving email noting unpaid tolls, but it's a hoax. Provided.
Patrick J July 10, 2014 at 07:30 am
Anybody can put those names in the from field. Check the headers of the email. That's a better wayRead More to verify. Bottom line, people should never respond to emails claiming non-payment. Always call to verify for sure.
Asabech Abayneh who also went by the name Asabech Worku, was found dead in her home Friday, according to Alexandria Police. Family photo
Hawa Coulibaly July 8, 2014 at 11:45 am
So sad... May she rest in peace. The article states that she was strangled; seems like she knew theRead More suspect...
Ahmed Abu Khatallah, U.S. government photo
Patrick J July 6, 2014 at 07:11 am
So what "crime" is he being charged with? Is the YouTube video that was supposedlyRead More responsible for the attack and killing of our Ambassador being used by the prosecution to show motive? Why is this man not being held in Gitmo? Where will Khatallah live in our area if he's found innocent? I shutter to think that he could very well become a citizen in our area because I have no confidence that this terrorist will be held to account for the Benghazi killings of 4 Americans.
Tracy Gager July 6, 2014 at 10:49 am
Evidently you lead a very "shuttered" life.
Tracy Gager July 6, 2014 at 06:26 pm
The point was that one does not shutter. One shudders.
Laurie July 2, 2014 at 08:15 am
Someone asked me this week to help them renew their passport. When they saw how long it would take,Read More they said they could go to a local place and get it the same day for $300. I asked the name, and she said "something Spanish." I told her it was probably a fraud and criminal. I wish I had gotten more info, but it was a place in Alexandria. I should call and ask if she got one!
Marie July 2, 2014 at 08:49 am
This is great. We get to shelter, feed, and keep healthy this guy for 12 years before we releaseRead More him. He's getting off easy. Think about how much damage this guy has caused: FAKE social security numbers - for getting government handouts???; identification cards - for VOTING illegally? There's no telling how much these fake documents have impacted us.
Special K July 2, 2014 at 10:02 am
Too bad deportation doesn't precede incarceration. a coslly way of dealing with illegally residentRead More culprits guilty of aiding and abetting illegal immigration. Afterthought: Don't quite know what to do about similarly culpable chief executives and members of Congress.
Colleen June 25, 2014 at 04:36 pm
Though not a scholarly source, wiki does give great background and history on this largely unknownRead More part of our American history: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugenics_in_the_United_States
Colleen June 25, 2014 at 04:36 pm
Colleen June 25, 2014 at 04:39 pm
though not scholarly, there is good background on the Eugenics Movement in America on wiki:Read More http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eugenics_in_the_United_States ************************************************* And for something more scholarly, with lots of good photos, NPR has this article: http://www.npr.org/blogs/pictureshow/2011/06/01/136849387/found-in-the-archives-americas-unsettling-early-eugenics-movement
Police are investigating the shooting that occurred in the 3800 block of Russell Road on Thursday, June 19. Patch archive photo
Paul Gil June 23, 2014 at 09:21 am
The beauty of having the MS-13 as your "friendly neighbor"....there are plenty of themRead More waiting to cross the border...
Lyndsay Smyth June 23, 2014 at 10:30 am
white hispanic? george zimmerman in the area?
Scooby's Doo June 23, 2014 at 11:47 am
I dunno. Del ray and Rosemont have seen quite a share of (many unsolved) serious crimes during theRead More past 20 yes I've lived here. Maybe Presidential Greens isn't that bad after all.
Charles Severance, 53, is now the primary suspect in three high-profile Alexandria slayings. Loudoun County Adult Detention Center photo
Patrick J June 20, 2014 at 07:02 am
So, do people STILL believe that the APD is on baseless grounds for continuing their investigationRead More and he should be just let go?
Latest tragedy reveals another danger of leaving children unattended in cars.
sklogw June 19, 2014 at 02:49 pm
It's called rear view mirrors and windows. I don't buy the story. I think criminal charges should beRead More in order.
Sandra Bishop June 20, 2014 at 11:31 am
I could see putting the child in the car, while it's running, for a/c, while unloading packages inRead More the trunk...and then returning the cart to the cart parking area. That would take a few minutes, not negligent or criminal. That said, was the child in a car seat? Shouldn't be able to reach the power window switch while in a car seat. Also should lock the power windows from the driver's panel, so kids in back can't open them.
Lorraine Terpening July 10, 2014 at 12:23 pm
I have roll up by hand windows. Always have!
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating an apparent suicide and suspicious package. Patch archive photo
Frank Lattuca June 18, 2014 at 02:01 pm
Thanks! Was there any word about the robbery of the Exxon? It ended up with a ditched car over onRead More Mt. Ida near Custis, and Police officers searching the area with dogs, etc.
Photo by Heather Spinner
Stephen St. John June 18, 2014 at 02:30 pm
Alexandria police, "Reviewing the footage to see if justified". How ridiculous! AnyoneRead More doubt he was going to a funeral? Time for police chief to issue an apology for a heartless act.
RG June 18, 2014 at 05:42 pm
Fire the pig. He just wanted to make his ticket quota before the end of the month.
shimmy June 19, 2014 at 07:36 am
"[SGT] Weinstein said their actions only worsened the situation." This, if nothing else,Read More points to the absurdity of the situation. Even IF they deserve a ticket for running the red light, it has NOTHING to do with Weinstein's discretion. They either ran it or they didn't.
A warning phase is in place until June 30, according to a news release from the City.
June Bug June 10, 2014 at 08:36 am
"Increasing the length of a yellow light by even a half-second can dramatically decrease theRead More number of crashes at an intersection, according to researchers at Virginia Tech, the newspaper story said." - But then you're giving people a half second longer to run the yellow light.
OT insider June 17, 2014 at 06:01 pm
Sad to see the city adding more cameras. All they do is add revenue to the city and make money forRead More the camera manufacturers/operators. They don't improve safety as the Alexandria Times has documented: http://alextimes.com/2014/05/red-light-cameras-dont-deter-scofflaws/
OT insider June 17, 2014 at 06:17 pm
Oh sorry, that was the wrong link. That one shows that cameras don't deter red light runners. ThisRead More one shows they don't improve safety: http://alextimes.com/2014/04/red-light-cameras-fail-to-reduce-crashes/
Lawmakers want a statewide task force. How has heroin touched your community? Patch file.
Emily Sherfey June 7, 2014 at 10:43 am
Kids are using this stuff like candy. I had a teen stay with us that I was trying to help do itRead More right in my own home...after countless times catching him, I kicked him out and I'm sure he's still doing it. He wouldn't get help, he refused to stop...I had to stop enabling him. We need help in this area!!! We need resources for these kids, safe resources that they won't feel threatened
Ex SF wife June 7, 2014 at 12:19 pm
Tracey Rosenberg, please ignore Joe Brewer. Some people only post to see it appear ~ not to giveRead More advice or encouragement. Please concentrate your efforts and energy on yourself and your daughter where it's effective and appreciated. My prayers are with you, your family and especially your daughter for a successful recovery. Hugs!
John Strother July 7, 2014 at 02:10 am
I have seen this in many young persons lately. If you don't get the crowd into rehab, those that getRead More into rehab just start over again once they reattach to their group. If you can keep them away from those that use it, it is a start. However most addicts will seek it out. No matter how many times they go through rehab.