News and trends in Alexandria’s business and development community.

Row House to make a splash in Old Town North

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  Row House, a boutique fitness studio centered around rowing machines, is set to open in Old Town North next month. The...

Council considers zoning issues, restaurant SUPs

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com Alexandria City Council members discussed a number of issues related to zoning requirements, including the need for a comprehensive approach to...

Food hall, coworking space to anchor Carlyle adaptive reuse project

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Alexandria’s first food hall, complete with 12,000 square feet of space and 12 individual vendors, is coming to Carlyle in...

Lost Boy Cider finds a home in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Lost Boy Cider began when a commercial banker decided to uproot his life and start brewing booze. It was 2015 when...

Chop Shop Taco opens in former auto shop

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Since opening Wednesday after nearly two years of anticipation, Chop Shop Taco is quickly on its way to becoming Parker-Gray’s...

Del Ray couple opens floral design business

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Husband-and-wife duo Mark and Amy Eggers grew a small business out of their mutual love for plants and their long...