General community news facing residents of Alexandria.

Four-alarm fire destroys construction site near Route 1

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] A plume of black smoke billowed above Alexandria on Saturday due to a four-alarm structure fire about a mile south...

City responds to Seminary Road inquires

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Following months of community turmoil over the narrowing of Seminary Road, city staff went before council Tuesday evening to provide...

T.C. lights trial is postponed

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The trial to determine whether Alexandria City Public Schools can add lights to T.C. Williams High School's new football stadium...

Pop-up jewelry, furniture store opens on South Washington Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Interior designer Claire Schwab and jewelry designer Allison Priebe of Queen Bee Designs have opened a pop-up showroom, The Queen...

Seminary Road update goes before council next week

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council is slated to hear an update about the controversial restructuring of Seminary Road at its legislative meeting on...

Shuttered power plant site to be subdivided

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] Since shutting down almost eight years ago, the Potomac River Generating Station in Old Town North has remained fenced off...