Morning Notes | ARLnow – Arlington, Va. local news

Cranes above construction between 18th and 20th St. S. in Crystal City (staff photo by Jay Westcott)

Police Looking for Missing Teen – “MISSING: ACPD is seeking assistance locating 14-year-old Anahi… Described as a [Hispanic] female, 5’4 ″ tall with brown hair, brown eyes and a nose piercing. She was last seen at approximately 12:30 pm today in the 400 block of S. George Mason Drive. ” [Twitter]

Amazon Banana Stand in Crystal City – “Amazon has operated a stand in front of 1770 Crystal Drive, one of the office buildings it occupies in Crystal City, since July. The banistas give away bananas, individually or by the bunch, every weekday between 7:30 am and 3 pm, Anderson said. And anyone can take them, from Amazon employees to residents to passers-by. The stands have dog treats, too. ” [Washington Business Journal]

Reports of Strange Sounds Last Night – “Locals: anyone know what that annoying chime / doorbell thing is that goes off every 10 minutes? I’ve seen reports of hearing it from Arlington to Alexandria. ” [Twitter, Twitter]

Power Outage Last Night – “Just over 600 Dominion customers are without power tonight in the Columbia Forest and Claremont neighborhoods. Restoration expected within a few hours. ” [Twitter]

Metro Wants to Develop Housing – “Metro has released a 10-year joint development plan that’s chock-full of big projects to extend the agency’s reach and increase ridership… The agency says it could produce 26,000 new housing units and 31 million square feet of new development through joint development projects at 40 stations. This could create a projected $ 50 million in annual lease revenue. ” [Axios]

It’s Tuesday – Partly cloudy throughout the day. Breezy, with wind gusts of up to 31 mph. High of 50 and low of 40. Sunrise at 6:27 am and sunset at 7:50 pm. [Weather.gov]

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