The opinions of the Times’ editorial board on the latest news and events in Alexandria.

Our View: What we’re thankful for this year

Practiced gratitude is a psychological approach that has been shown to increase happiness. We feel better when we focus on positive things, for which...

Our View: A visionary response to a tangible need

Too often in life, dealings seem to be zero-sum, meaning one side loses while the other wins. Issues at the national level regularly default...

Our View: Divergent realities on parking in Alexandria

It’s difficult to recall an issue with a bigger discrepancy between the views of residents and city officials than that of parking in Alexandria. Residents...

Our View: Tales of success are entertaining – and unifying

Careful readers have likely noticed that the Times has run a number of feature stories in recent months about local institutions celebrating significant milestones....

Our View: For parking, like medicine, the first rule is ‘do...

Residents should pay attention as city council prepares to vote later this year to reduce the amount of parking required for new development within...

Our View: Potomac Yard small area plan fiasco was avoidable

We have three main takeaways on the compromise development plan for 2551 Main Line Blvd. in Potomac Yard that was approved by city council...
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