Editorials, columns and letters about the issues facing Alexandria.

Housing affordability is a density issue

To the editor: Housing affordability is the new clarion cry for public and private sector problem-solvers. The impending “Invasion of the Amazonians” has galvanized them...

‘Vision Zero’ has zero benefits

To the editor: Let me introduce you to the city’s latest plan for traffic management and safety in our city. “Vision Zero” is an organizational...

Ethics in Alexandria do need strengthening

To the editor: I am writing to express my admiration for your Dec. 20 editorial in the Alexandria Times, “Preventative maintenance applies to ethics,” which...

Long days, short years

It seems a marvel that Louis Kokonis has been teaching in Alexandria’s school system for 60 years. His arrival at Francis C. Hammond High...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings: Fresh starts require...

The new year is always a time of fresh starts and resolutions. But it is impossible to have those fresh starts and new beginnings...

Letter to the Editor: Time for change at Departmental Progressive Club

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com To the editor: Recently we were invited to an event at the Departmental Progressive Club, but we chose not to attend...
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