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2014-07-31 16:20:49

Commuter Station in Master-Planned Community to Open in 2017; Location in Town Center Will Help Create Transit-Oriented Development DUMPHRIES, Va., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/

2014-05-28 08:39:53

Ticketing Technology Allows Riders To Buy and Use VRE Tickets Directly From Their Mobile Device ALEXANDRIA, Va.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.