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Beth Lawton

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Beth Lawton is publisher of Alexandria Living Magazine. She has also founded Canoe Media Services, a content marketing agency based in Alexandria. She has worked for several online-only news publications and small businesses in editorial, marketing and business development roles, including the Lawrence Journal-World and KUSports.com, MKE in Milwaukee, The V.I. Source in the U.S. Virgin Islands and AOL's Patch.com. She also worked at the Newspaper Association of America, where she ran the Digital Edge Awards and blog, the Online Publishing Update and more. She graduated from Washington University (in St. Louis) and Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism with a digital media storytelling focus — and she would go back to either in a heartbeat. 

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Alexandria Living Magazine

Founder has appeared on the Food Network's 'Cupcake Wars'. Read more

Food & Dining

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Residents and businesses have sued the City of Alexandria to prevent Saba Live Poultry from opening. Read more

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Tentative plans will be included in a request for funding from the Northern Virginia Transportation Authority. Read more

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Courtesy of Alexandria City Public Schools

Today's elementary school students could choose between high schools or join a connected campus. Read more

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King Street in Old Town Alexandria

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$859 million in tourism revenue helped boost the local economy. Read more

Business

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Who Killed Lt. Van Dorn?

13th annual film fest to honor veterans; welcome Casey Wilson and Marc Carlini back home. Read more

Events

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City of Alexandria, Transportation & Environmental Services (TES)

Seminary Road will become one lane in each direction from Quaker Lane to North Howard Street with a center turn lane, bike lanes. Read more

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Alexandria Living Magazine

City permits state Sephora will be opening at 810 King St. Read more

Business

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Photo by Doris Metternich

Mount Purrnon will combine adoptable cats and a coffee shop atmosphere. Read more

Pets

Profiles

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Moving is hard on humans — it's also stressful for pets. Read more

Pets

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Join our dynamic team! An entrepreneurial spirit and a love for all things Alexandria is required. Read more

Business

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Homes are selling quickly, but there aren't as many on the market as last year. Read more

Home & Garden

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The next shared mobility device is coming, as a moped pilot program is approved in the District. Read more

News

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Photo courtesy DASH

A mid-summer report from the City of Alexandria showed new commuter patterns. Read more

News

In addition to permanent tattoos, expect a unique experience, vegan ink and temporary options. Read more

Business

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Alexandria Living Magazine

Residents are suggesting changes to local ordinances on scooter use. Read more

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A new, single-family luxury home will replace the Collingwood Museum & Library. Read more

Home & Garden

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The axe-throwing club is opening its first Nothern Virginia location later this summer. Read more

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Tips from the pros on how to make your event a success. Read more

Home & Garden