For our Morning Links, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and news websites for a roundup of news and opinion from Alexandria, Virginia and around the area. Here are five (5) news items that caught our eye.
In the News
When will it get warmer?? Not anytime soon (DMV Weather)
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WBJ Top Story of 2017 – Nestle USA Lands in Rosslyn Gaining the U.S. headquarters for a company of Nestle’s stature was a big win, and one that’s paid off in new jobs and leased office space. (WBJ)
WJLA’s Top Story of 2017 – Inauguration Violence Protests on inauguration day turned violent and destructive, as some protesters smashed windows and lit things on fire. D.C. Police arrested more than 200 people. But defense attorneys argue most of those arrested weren’t violent, and the first six to go on trial were acquitted in December. (WJLA)