General community news facing residents of Alexandria.

RUN! GEEK! RUN! donates record-breaking proceeds

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] On Nov. 12, the RUN! GEEK! RUN! team presented National Industries for the Blind with a check for $20,000 –...

Virginia Tech Innovation Campus design advances

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] With construction slated to begin by the end of 2020, the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus is giving Potomac Yard a...

City council approves Patrick Henry swing space

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] At Saturday’s public hearing, city council unanimously approved plans to use the old Patrick Henry School building as an interim...

Local artisans set to showcase goods at Alexandria Makers Market

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The first Alexandria Makers Market will bring more than 22 local artisans to Port City Brewing Company from noon to...

Holiday Sharing 2019 looking for volunteers

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Department of Community and Human Services is looking for volunteers to take part in Holiday Sharing 2019, an annual...

Del Ray Farmers Market blood donations can net Capitals tickets

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] INOVA’s bloodmobile will be parked at the Del Ray Farmers Market on Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon and it...