Coverage of Alexandria’s local arts, theater and music scene.

Seniors: Here’s five reasons why you don’t want to be a...

“She heroically cared for her mother.” “He is a real hero in the way he’s caring for his wife.” I’ve heard many versions of...

Foodie: Holiday entertaining – no cooking required

By Jill Erber About this time every year, I am filled with both excitement and trepidation: excitement about celebrating (and eating great food) with loved...

Old Town businesses to host block party

A group of upper King Street businesses will hold a block party this Saturday. The event, hosted by 24 businesses between Patrick and Payne streets,...

Charleston Travel Guide: A city of change and charm

By Jordan Wright Visiting a historic destination naturally brings comparison to our own beloved port of Alexandria, and a few of those thoughts rose idly...

Fireflies to provide new home for long-running poetry series

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com A long-running poetry series, The Iota Poetry Series, was in need of a new home after its namesake venue, The...

Pets: Grieving the loss of a pet

By Kim Gilliam Many of us have experienced the loss of a pet at some point in our lives, and know how difficult it can...
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