Morning Links: 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington is Wednesday


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Interesting Area News

While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and websites to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.

  • Preparations underway for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington (WJLA)
  • 50th anniversary of the March on Washington is Wednesday. There will be road closures, etc. Details here -> (Post Local)
  • If you work for the federal government, you are urged to telework on Wednesday if you can because of the March.  (NBC Washington)
  • ACPS signs lease on Peyton Street building close to Carlyle (Old Town Alexandria Patch)
  • An Alexandria residents Boston Marathon reunion (Alexandria Times)
  • WMATA is seriously considering a long-term closure of portions of Metrorail’s Red Line (GGW)
  • As close as Carlyle/Eisenhower East is to the train tracks, here are the top ten Amtrak routes in terms of number of passengers (Beyond DC)