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The Madison Varsity Ice Hockey Club defeated Oakton to earn town bragging rights with a 5-3 win over the Cougars. Madison would open the scoring with a goal by forward JT Gary, his first of two for the evening. The Cougars would tie it up early in the 2nd period 2-2 but with additional scori…

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A Mt. Vernon man's charges have been upgraded to murder in connection with the death of Micale Kebede, 31, of the City of Alexandria. Kebede’s body was found on Dec. 18 near a bridge at Old Mill Road and Gateshead Road in Mt. Vernon. Malik Salam, 41, was originally charged on Dec. 22 with un…

In the background of impeachment and a year-end legislative frenzy, the House of Representatives passed a $1.4 trillion national budget on December 17 that included an approved budget of $162 million for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), the largest awarded in six years.