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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

Food, activities make the trip down I-95 worthwhile this summer. Read more

Travel

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City of Alexandria

Safety concerns are prompting City officials to add sidewalks to critical pedestrian routes. Read more

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Alexandria Living Magazine

Pilot program from 13 years ago was "slightly before its time." Read more

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City staff makes multiple recommendations for Seminary Road repaving project. Read more

Business

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Northbound Van Dorn, Washington Street and Richmond Highway had a 20 to 30% increase in traffic Tuesday morning. Read more

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Greenhill South, Eisenhower West areas will get new residential, retail developments. Read more

Business

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Alexandria Living Magazine

City of Alexandria, AEDP accept $30,000 award to support the new cidery. Read more

Food & Dining

The unique craft shop has outgrown its space. Read more

Business

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Summer Metro Platform Improvement Plan will make commutes into the District longer. Read more

News

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Virginia Tech's culture of service highlighted, as well. at annual Volunteer Alexandria event. Read more

Business

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If you haven’t been on a bicycle much since before you could drive a car, here are tips on switching your commute from four wheels to two. Read more

Health & Wellness

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Photo courtesy of Intelligent Office

Alexandria is home to dozens of shared office spaces, rentable desks and unique workplaces. Read more

Business

On the job, there's no place like home. Read more

Home & Garden

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Want to set up a home office and avoid the commute? Here's how. Read more

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Walkability, pet-friendly housing give Alexandria a boost from Rover and Redfin. Read more

Pets

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Chris Militzer

Residents must drop off glass at one of four locations to ensure it's recycled and doesn't end up in a landfill. Read more

Home & Garden

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Vote came after discussions about equity, trust and buildings in crisis. Read more

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The popular falafel and gyro restaurant will open later this year. Read more

Food & Dining

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Local Motion Project

Saturday, April 7 dance-a-thon set up to support the new, mission-driven Local Motion Project Movement Arts Center. Read more

Out and About

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Residents brought up trust, traffic, safety, play spaces and other issues with ACPS and City officials ahead of a Thursday night school board vote. Read more

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