Sunoco Gas Station Alexandria virginia
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating the robbery of a gas station that occurred last night in the 3500 block of King Street (see below) in the Bradlee neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.

The incident occurred around 9:30 pm last night. In the incident, the suspect brandished a knife and stole cigarettes.

There were no injuries reported.

(Image via Google Maps)

Power Outages in Alexandria, Virginia
UPDATE (10:12 AM): Dominion has restored power to two of three affected areas Sunday morning. Only area still out is the West Glebe Road/Parkfairfax area of Alexandria. Dominion says power should be restored in this area by 11:00 am.

More than 100 customers are currently without power today in Alexandria, Virginia, according to Dominion Power after heavy rains on Saturday. The cause of the outage on West Glebe Road area is a tree on the line (see below), according to the power company.

The map shows three (3) outage areas affecting customers in the Parkfairfax area as well as Fairlington/Bradlee and in the West End.

Dominion has a timetable of late morning for the West Glebe Road area outage and mid-day for the Fairlington/Bradlee outage. If your power is out, be sure and report it at this link.

What are you experiencing this Sunday readers?


(Image via Dominion Virginia Power)

Check out this townhouse for sale at 3819 Jason Avenue in Alexandria, Virginia

For Sale in Alexandria, Virginia’s Fairlington/Bradlee neighborhood

This beautiful 2 bedroom, 2 bath townhouse is for sale and located at 3819 Jason Avenue in the Fairlington/Bradlee neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. Open house TODAY (2/7) @ 1:00 p.m.

Via the listing

This 1005 square foot townhouse home has 2 bedrooms and 2.0 bathrooms. It is located at 3819 Jason Ave Alexandria, Virginia. The nearest schools are DOUGLAS MACARTHUR, GEORGE WASHINGTON and T.C. WILLIAMS.

Contact the Realtor at this link if you’re interested in more information about this property.

City of Alexandria Police Department
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a commercial robbery tonight in the 3500 block of King Street in the Fairlington/Bradlee neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.

Two suspects are being sought by Police in the neighborhood.

A Fairfax County Police Department helicopter is assisting with search.

(Photo by Cliff, on Flickr)

City of Alexandria Police Department
The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a robbery in the 3500 block of King Street (see below) in the Fairlington/Bradlee area of Alexandria, Virginia. Two suspects with one firearm stole a cell phone from a store clerk.

There were no injuries reported.

Expect police activity in the area.

(Photo by Cliff, on Flickr)

President Obama at FireFlies in Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia

Image via WTOP on Twitter

We are continuing our inaugural retrospective on the most-read posts at Red Brick Town in 2014 (see 41-50 here, 31-40 here, and 21-30 here) as we look back over these few days at the top 50 posts of 2014. We have HUGE plans for 2015 but first, here’s a chance to revisit what you, our beloved readers, were MOST interested in reading about in 2014.

This batch from 11-20 has a recap of  our coverage of restaurant closings and openings, flooding, news about President Obama as well as breaking news.

Here we go with 11-20…

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