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

Arts: Helping Alexandria inmates find the beauty within

By Jordan Wright When forensic sketch artist Kelli Schollard-Sincock was thinking about how she could make an impact in her community, she recalled a casual comment...

Seniors: AARP approves Alexandria’s age-friendly plan

By Jane King As we grow older, our focus turns to assuring that high-quality, affordable health care is available where we live. What we may overlook...

Alexandria Pastry Shop marks 30 years at Bradlee Shopping Center

By Missy Schrott | As Joan Leko walked into Alexandria Pastry Shop on a late Friday morning, she was greeted by familiar faces and...

Foodie: Hot summer cocktails that will cool you down this summer

By Nick Farrell Summer breeze makes us feel fine, and refreshing summer cocktails make us feel even better. Now that the heat is challenging us in ways...

Del Ray Music Festival returns Saturday

By Duncan Agnew |  The Del Ray Music Festival returns Saturday as 11 local bands take the stage for the biggest musical event of...

Alexandria hosts annual birthday bash on Saturday

Alexandria will host its annual birthday celebration on Saturday at Oronoco Bay Park.  The celebration, which will commemorate the city's 269th birthday and the United...
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