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2015 Best of Alexandria Winners

2015 Best of Alexandria Winners

  The results are finally here. This year there are some long-time favorites and some new winners. See the list below to learn whom your neighbors turn to for everything in their day-to-day needs.     Best Coffee Shop [...]

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk (File Photo) WHAT’S NEW: A new option for offbeat party or event ideas is set to open this month in Alexandria. Escape Room Live will open in Old Town July 30. If you’ve never heard of escape room adventures, here [...]

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk (Photo/Abigail Jurk) We waited patiently for summer to arrive.  Now that it’s finally here — and ahead of schedule — it’s time to get out and enjoy ourselves. Here are some creative ideas [...]

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk (File Photo) Everyone’s schedule is full at this time of year, but don’t forget about your social life. Here are a few ideas to get you out on the town: WHAT’S THE DEAL: The [...]

St. Patrick’s Day Parade preview

St. Patrick’s Day Parade preview

See you at the Parade on Saturday March 7th! [...]

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk This new year is taking off. It seems like just yesterday we were Christmas shopping, and now February is passing by in the blink of an eye. If you’re feeling too busy to [...]

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk With the holidays quickly approaching, who has time to figure out what to do for fun at this time of year? If you’re in need of some ideas, here are a few places [...]

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

By Abigail Jurk Alexandria has a lot to offer in terms of social life. With so many choices, sometimes it can be hard to figure out what to do for fun. If you are in need [...]

Best Of Alexandria 2014 Winners!

Best Of Alexandria 2014 Winners!

              You voted and the results are clear-cut. Take a look and see whom your neighbors turn to around town for a variety of everyday needs.    Best Brunch Winner: [...]

The full Monte

The full Monte

By Denise Dunbar (Photo/Sensational Images/Daniel Riggs)  Emerging from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church on a recent Sunday, celebrity bridal consultant Monte Durham quickly was surrounded by a group of teenage girls hoping for a photograph. “Sometimes I [...]