Editorials, columns and letters about the issues facing Alexandria.

*The opinions expressed in letters and columns are those of the writers only and do not reflect the views, nor receive the endorsement, of the Alexandria Times.

Poor Robert’s Ruminations with Rob Whittle: Adventures on the Potomac River

A funny thing happened at work today: On a call, Dr. Phil could be heard dispensing sex advice before I could mute. On a Zoom call,...

Your Views: A just reopening

To the editor: I commend the efforts to flatten the curve of the pandemic by the City of Alexandria and its residents, but we must...

Your Views: A healthy, prosperous post COVID-19 Alexandria

To the editor: The primary concern and focus now for Alexandria, indeed each of us, must be for the health and financial welfare for all...

Our View: ‘Right in time’

Alexandria enters phase one of reopening for business from the coronavirus pandemic at midnight tonight. Ready or not, here we go. We are cautiously optimistic...

Justice Matters with Bryan Porter: Questions from police

In recent news, the legal concept of entrapment has been frequently mentioned. The general idea behind entrapment is that law enforcement officers should not...

Your Views: Democrats caused density problems

To the editor: It is worthwhile noting that protests against shutdowns are more common in less densely populated areas and states reopening sooner are more...