General community news facing residents of Alexandria.

Alexandria Times analysis of Seminary Road FOIA documents

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Despite repeated claims by staff from the Department of Transportation and Environmental Services that the Alexandria Fire Department had significant...

It’s simply The BEST

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] There’s a new crew of employees in town, and they promise to be The BEST. The BEST, short for Building Employment...

Hutchings presents ACPS FY2021 budget

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] At its first meeting of 2020, the Alexandria City School Board considered an overview of the proposed fiscal year 2021...

T.C. Williams alum named U.S. Men’s Athlete of the Year

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmellokl[email protected] T.C. Williams High School alumnus and track athlete Noah Lyles was named Men’s Athlete of the Year by Track and...

Winter Restaurant Week kicks off on Friday

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria’s Winter Restaurant Week begins on Friday, marking the start of 10 days of brunch, lunch and dinner deals at...

Mysterious lead cache found by waterfront

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Research for the Combined Sewer Overflow remediation project uncovered a mysterious cache of lead along the waterfront. Alexandria’s combined sewer system...