Tag: alexandria fire department

Fallen soldier honored in Alexandria

By staff On the morning of Sept. 10, Jose Juan Gonzalez, a U.S. Army Special Forces sergeant killed in action in Afghanistan on Aug. 21,...

Your Views: Alexandrians are united against Seminary lane reduction

To the editor: In your Aug. 29 editorial, “Seminary Road touches on bigger issues,” you correctly and fairly called out expressions of a safety problem...

Seminary Road project en route to council

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] One issue looms over all others as the fall city council term approaches: the potential restructuring of a stretch of...

Fire Chief Robert Dubé announces retirement

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] 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 | [email protected]  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 | [email protected]  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...