Two restaurants proposed for former Robinson Terminal South site

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Proposed changes to a development at the former Robinson Terminal South site on the waterfront would add a second restaurant...

How Northern Virginia locked down Amazon HQ2

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com More than 1,000 community members and stakeholders gathered Feb. 28 for an “Amazon HQ2-Apalooza” to learn about the tech giant’s...

T.C. narrowly misses repeating as hockey champs

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com With a successful 8-2 conference record heading into the Capital Scholastic Hockey League championship game, the T.C. Williams High School...

Episcopal, Monumental Theater partnership spotlights process behind plays

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com As English teachers ponder whether the Bard is to be or not to be a part of their curriculum, a...

Police investigate bank robbery on Mount Vernon Avenue

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a bank robbery on Mount Vernon Avenue, APD reported via Twitter today at 1:14...

Your Views: Please do the right thing and extend parking protection

To the editor: I live on a block with the pay-by-phone parking pilot program in Old Town. The quality of our lives has improved exponentially...

Your Views: Parking program helps residents

To the editor: I am writing my first “letter to the editor” in my life to address the needless sturm und drang around the paid...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Continuing the work started by...

When we think of fighting for equity and the integration of schools, names like Melvin Miller and Ferdinand T. Day spring to mind. As...

Your Views: Planning commission ignores neighbors’ concerns

To the editor: Our Alexandria Planning Commission professes to be engaged in a competition with the D.C. and National Harbor waterfronts. The Old Town waterfront...

Your Views: Proposed slaughterhouse is barbaric and illegal

To the editor: It is at once astonishing and horrifying that city council at Saturday’s public hearing may confer a special use permit for a...

Saints capture first state hoops title in 29 years

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes boys’ varsity basketball team hit a historic high on March 2, ending its impressive 27-3 season with a 67-58 win against crosstown rival Episcopal...

T.C. narrowly misses repeating as hockey champs

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com With a successful 8-2 conference record heading into the Capital Scholastic Hockey League championship game, the T.C. Williams High School hockey team’s third season ended on March 1 with a...

SSSAS boys’ varsity basketball team goes for gold

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com At the beginning of the 2018-2019 season, St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes varsity boys’ basketball coach Mike Jones and his team wrote down their goals for the season. The list was...

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Foodie: Rosemary chicken can be medicinal and flavorful

By Elizabeth Holm For a number of years, I have experienced a diminished sense of smell; not a complete lack of smell, but a decreased ability to smell flowers, food and other odors. I attributed...

Pets: A dog’s nose knows

By Kim Gilliam Everyone knows a dog loves keeping its nose to the ground. It’s been estimated that dogs sniff around 33 percent of the time when they’re moving and this is how they pick...

Episcopal, Monumental Theater partnership spotlights process behind plays

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com As English teachers ponder whether the Bard is to be or not to be a part of their curriculum, a partnership between Episcopal High School and Monumental Theater Company aims...

Your Views: Please do the right thing and extend parking protection

To the editor: I live on a block with the pay-by-phone parking pilot program in Old Town. The quality of our lives has improved exponentially...

Your Views: Parking program helps residents

To the editor: I am writing my first “letter to the editor” in my life to address the needless sturm und drang around the paid...

Your Views: Planning commission ignores neighbors’ concerns

To the editor: Our Alexandria Planning Commission professes to be engaged in a competition with the D.C. and National Harbor waterfronts. The Old Town waterfront...

Your Views: Proposed slaughterhouse is barbaric and illegal

To the editor: It is at once astonishing and horrifying that city council at Saturday’s public hearing may confer a special use permit for a...

Your Views: Metro just lost one rider

To the editor: On Sunday, all Metro stations below National Airport were closed. We were told it was a preview of what it will be...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.: Continuing the work started by...

When we think of fighting for equity and the integration of schools, names like Melvin Miller and Ferdinand T. Day spring to mind. As...

The Business Plan with Bill Reagan: Strengthen banking ties before Metro shutdown

Savvy business owners are planning now for potential effects from the shutdown of all Alexandria Metro stations this summer. There are many considerations, including...

Justice Matters with Bryan Porter: Mental health initiative helps all stakeholders

In January 2018, my office implemented our new Mental Health Initiative, a collaboration with a number of city agencies that aims to provide treatment...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings Ed.D.: Implementing equitable education for all

I recently shared my vision for Alexandria City Public Schools with the Alexandria community. It is perhaps fitting that thanks to last week’s snow,...

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