People capture the fireworks display on cell phones and cameras during Alexandria's birthday celebration July 9, 2016.
Photo by Margaret Corum/Gazette Packet
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Members of the Alexandria community gathered to celebrate the city’s 267th birthday at Oronoco Bay Park on Saturday, July 9. Spectators were able to enjoy an evening of live music along with birthday cupcakes and a variety of food vendors. The night concluded with a performance from the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra and a fireworks display.