Coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak in Alexandria.

COVID-19 update for May 26: 1,785 cases, 41 deaths in Alexandria

By Staff As of May 26, the City of Alexandria has reported 1,785 positive cases of COVID-19 in Alexandria, including 41 fatalities. In addition, 175...

The Twig gives $100,000 to Inova COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness Fund

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Twig, an all women-led organization that provides financial aid, volunteer service and support to Inova Alexandria Hospital, gave $100,000...

Free community testing available on Memorial Day

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Health Department and City of Alexandria are supporting free COVID-19 testing at two sites on Memorial Day, May...

Death care facilities balance customer needs with social distancing

By Luke Anderson| [email protected] Losing a loved one is always difficult, but the coronavirus and resultant restrictions on gatherings have made the grieving process even...

COVID-19 hits Chirilagua hard

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] It started with a headache and a little bit of a sore throat. It was late March and Silsa Ortiz...

City goes five days without new COVID-19 fatalities

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] This week, COVID-19 cases continued to rise in Alexandria , as the number of total positive reported cases hit 1,577,...