Tag: Alexandria holidays

Children’s books to check out this season

By Leslie Golden Books make great gifts for people of all ages. Below is a list of children’s book classics grouped into three age categories...

How to enjoy Christmas in Alexandria: Teen edition

By Charlotte E. Henrichs It’s the best time of the year in our lovely city. And this holiday season I have 12 ideas, for the...

Alexandria Choral Society’s holiday concert

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] On Dec. 17, the Alexandria Choral Society will end the year with a holiday-themed concert, “Snow on Snow,” on Dec....

Your Views: Abbie’s gift – An everlasting miracle

To the editor: Our daughter Abbie was not just any kid. At 12 years old, she was wise beyond her years – an old...

Ethical Reflections with Rev. Ian Markham: Christmas is for atheists too

Christmas is upon us once again. It is a much-needed mid-winter festival. The nights are longer; the days are shorter. The weather is cold....

Your Views: Let’s celebrate the entirety of Christmas

To the editor: Every year Alexandria looks absolutely beautiful at Christmas time, with lights, wreaths, trees and decorations for the holiday season. Some start...

Holiday Boat Parade winners announced

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The 21st annual Alexandria Holiday Boat Parade of Lights took place on Saturday, with more than 50 illuminated boats taking...