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Alexandria/Mount Vernon: July 24-Aug. 2

Events near Alexandria and Mount Vernon, Va.

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Fort Hunt Team Brings Home District Championship

11 years since the last title for this age group.

It’s two hours before the District 9 Championship game and Head Coach Terry Trenchard is going for a swim.

Letter: Silence from Morrogh?

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: On Feb. 3, 2015, Natasha McKenna, a mentally ill woman, was shot four times with a taser by a guard at the Fairfax County jail.

Letter: Violate 5th Amendment?

Letter to the Editor

To the Editor: I have appreciated the opportunity to share my opinions with Gazette readers in hundreds of letters to the editor. Out of respect for Gazette readers, I make best efforts to ensure that the factual underpinnings of my opinions are accurate, complete and documented. If the Gazette held other frequent contributors to the same standard, perhaps I wouldn’t find it necessary to submit so many letters and articles for publication.

Column: By Right Development: Does It Work for Chesapeake Bay?

Time to reconsider public policy in the area of land use controls.

Our system of federal, state and local governance all have roles in providing public services for the citizenry.