Murder Conviction, School Pranks, Passengers Knifed and Same Guy Robs Same Bank 5 Times: News Digest

Plus, "No Justice, No Cabs!"

Lenwood Harris. (Patch file photo.)
Lenwood Harris. (Patch file photo.)
by Todd Richissin

Lenny Harris, by all accounts, was one of the good guys. Among other contributions to this world, he founded the nonprofit Operation H.O.P.E., which presented the annual One Love Community Festival. Each year, Harris outfitted in-need kids at the festival with new backpacks and classroom supplies for the school year.

We lead with that story out of Alexandria in our daily digest of news of note from around our Patches in Virginia and DC. There's plenty more.

Man Found Guilty in Killing of Virginia Activist Lenny Harris

Spray-Painting Streets - Back-to-School Prank, Or School Spirit?

Police: Same Guy Robs Same Bank 5 Times

Blind Herndon Woman to Host Event Supporting New 'Brainport' Device That Mimics Sight

Virginia Man Dies in Motorcycle Crash

'No Justice, No Cabs!': Taxi Drivers Protest Working Conditions

Mid-Day Armed Robbery at 7-Eleven in Woodbridge


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