Tag: alexandria fire department

Fire Chief Robert Dubé announces retirement

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com Alexandria Fire Chief Robert Dubé is retiring effective July 3, according to a city news release. Dubé, who has served as...

Your Views: Fully fund our firefighters

To the editor: I am the president of the Alexandria Fire Fighters Local 2141 and am writing this letter on behalf of more than 255...

Elderly woman dies in South Pitt Street fire

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  An elderly woman was found dead in a townhouse fire on South Pitt Street early Wednesday morning, according to Raytevia...

Alexandria Fire Department to use future Sunrise Senior Living site for...

The site of the new Sunrise Senior Living, which will be located at 303 N. Washington St., will be used for Alexandria Fire Department...

One fatality after multiple cars catch fire on Woodrow Wilson Bridge

Multiple cars, including a tractor-trailer, caught fire on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Wednesday morning.  Alexandria Fire Department units assisted Prince George's County public safety officials...

Body found near Old Town waterfront

By Missy Schrott | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com  A dead body was found in the Potomac River along the Alexandria waterfront this morning, according to Alexandria Police Department Spokeswoman...

Republican Congressional Baseball team returns to Eugene Simpson Stadium Park

The Republican Congressional Baseball Team returned to Eugene Simpson Stadium Park for their first practice since the shooting on June 14, 2017. The team, led...

To the editor: It’s time to give city police fair pay

To the editor: My name is Diana Barrett and I’m president of the Alexandria Chapter of the Southern States Police Benevolent Association. I am writing...

Car backflips in front of Basilica of St. Mary

A car crash in Old Town ended with a white sedan inverted in front of the doors of the Basilica of St. Mary at...

City reports non-toxic runoff in Holmes Run

The city reported Tuesday that cloudy water found in Holmes Run near the Charles Beatley Central Library on Feb. 15 and Feb. 19 was...