Editorials, columns and letters about the issues facing Alexandria.

Filling in the Blanks with Ramee Gentry: Addressing high school capacity

The school board’s core priority and mission is ensuring academic excellence in our school division. It’s at the heart of our daily work. We...

Our View: June madness

We suspect few Alexandrians expected this particular collection of seven candidates to emerge victorious from the Democratic primary held Tuesday. The results, in total,...

Letter to the Editor: WMATA’s leadership is the problem

To the editor: Amanda Wilcox’s letter about the hardships Metro’s summer-long segment closure next year will foist on Alexandria’s transit-dependent residents forces us to look...

Letter to the Editor: Bottlenecking strangles time and energy

To the editor: Not too many years ago, the flow of vehicles in Alexandria was a mere trickle compared to the absolute torrent it is...

Letter to the Editor: Integrate the West End by not calling...

To the editor: In the May 31 Times voters’ guide issue, you asked the candidates how to “more fully engage Alexandria’s West End residents in...

Letter to the Editor: Potomac Yard follies

To the editor: The recent developments concerning the Potomac Yard Metro should come as no surprise to anyone, given its past history and mismanagement. The...
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