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From 19th century to cutting-edge

By Kim Davis A few blocks west of the Potomac River in the 200 block of North Fairfax Street stands a remarkable home constructed in...

In sickness and in health

By Susan Dolton As we approach Mother’s Day and a milestone in my own family – my mother’s 90th birthday in August – I am...

The Mindfulness Project

By Dawn M. Higgins, Ph.D. Today, what are you grateful for? This is the question being asked around the City of Alexandria from April 15 to...

Have the stars aligned for downsizing?

By Peter Crouch A years-long trend toward fewer houses on the market has only become a more acute shortage. When the COVID-19 pandemic first hit,...

My first Spring2ACTion

By Vannice Evans This year marks my first Spring2ACTion, and I couldn’t be more thrilled to be part of this incredible initiative. As a new...

Giving back to the community we love

By Brandi Yee The spirit of generosity is getting ready to shine with Spring2ACTion, Alexandria’s Giving Day quickly approaching on April 24. Spring2ACTion, hosted by...