Tag: Alexandria small business

Our View: Something old and something new

Two stories in this week’s Times illustrate the intersection of Alexandria’s past with its present and remind us why this city of ours remains...

Charlie Euripides, Royal Restaurant owner, dies at 89

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Charlie Euripides, an Alexandria Living Legend and owner of the Royal Restaurant, passed away on April 14 after an extended illness....

Umbrella Dry Drinks offers mocktails in new Old Town pop up

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Samantha Kasten woke up one morning in July 2018 after drinking too much the night before, with a headache and an...

Your Views: Skill games are important to small businesses

To the editor: There are times when Virginia state officials make decisions without thinking about the consequences to their constituents. Skill games are a prime...

Your Views: Your favorite places need you during restaurant week

To the editor: Restaurant Week starts on Friday and runs for 10 days through Jan. 30. If there was ever a time that your...

The Business Plan with Bill Reagan: An impactful quarter century

Anniversaries are great mileposts for reflecting on accomplishments, and Dec. 17 will mark 25 years since the founding of the Alexandria Small Business Development...

Kismet Modern Indian opens in Alexandria

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Kismet Modern Indian’s recent opening in Alexandria might have been guided by destiny. When restaurant owner Sachin Mahajan decided to create a...

Stop and smell the coffee

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Everyone loves coffee. Well, most people love coffee, but we’ll forgive the tea totalers. That’s why, for this edition of the Alexandria...

Our View: A chance to support local businesses

The second half of August is a time like no other, the proverbial lull before the storm that is September when school begins, and...

My View with John Chapman: Why I’m running for council

As a fourth-generation Alexandrian, serving my hometown is personal for me. For the past eight years, I have had the pleasure of serving you...