Coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak in Alexandria.

Alexandria to implement stricter mask-wearing requirements

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com City Council voted to pass an ordinance requiring face coverings in certain indoor and outdoor locations at its public hearing...

COVID-19 update for Sept. 18: 3,671 cases, 67 deaths in Alexandria

By Staff As of Sept. 18, there have been 3,671 positive cases of COVID-19 in the City of Alexandria, resulting in 67 fatalities, according to...

ALIVE! receives 40-foot refrigerated container as a donation

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com As part of its food program, local nonprofit ALIVE! is used to receiving food donations, but one donor took things...

Inova Alexandria nurse wins Nightingale Award

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Sarah Rose, a nurse at Inova Alexandria Hospital, received a 2020 Nightingale Award on Sept. 11 from The Washington Post...

New restaurants open during pandemic

By Olivia Tucker | otucker@alextimes.com Despite the economic and public health challenges presented by the coronavirus, several local business owners have decided to take the...

Analysis: A look at cumulative COVID-19 trends

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com The seven-day COVID-19 average positivity rate on the Virginia Department of Health website is the best indicator of how a...