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

Seniors: Helping Alexandria’s seniors age in place

By Mayor Allison Silberberg I was incredibly close to my grandmother, whom we lovingly called Nanoo. I have been blessed to be close to many...

Art League Patrons’ Show turns 50

By Missy Schrott | Sunday at 4 p.m., 673 hopefuls sat in folding chairs throughout the Torpedo Factory and simultaneously held their breath. They...

The Late Shift digs into waterfront history

By Missy Schrott | The Torpedo Factory will be exploring early waterfront history late into the night Friday at the event “The Late Shift:...

Photos: The sights of the 2018 George Washington Parade

The George Washington Birthday Parade returned to Old Town on Monday, bringing with it music, patriotic displays, energetic dance and even ponies. This year's event...

Cherry Challenge winners announced

The winners of the 10th annual Cherry Challenge have been announced in time for George Washington's birthday celebration. The Cherry Challenge, organized by the George...

True Love Waits: Friend sets couple up – twice

By Denise Dunbar | Some couples are simply meant to be together. As Andrew and Tamara Saltonstall told their love story in the store they own together,...
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