Tag: Alexandria small business

OK Cleaners to leave Commonwealth Avenue

By Wafir Salih | [email protected] OK Cleaners, a woman-owned dry cleaner on Commonwealth Avenue, is closing its doors on December 17 after more than a...

Nepenthe Gallery celebrates anniversary

By Leslie Golden | [email protected] On March 16, guests gathered for champagne and cake to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the opening of the Nepenthe...

Today’s Cargo celebrates its 50th anniversary

By Kaitlin Murphy A long-time source of fine jewelry and gifts for special occasions in Old Town is having its big moment. Women-owned jewelry boutique...

Today’s Cargo celebrates its 50th anniversary

By Kaitlin Murphy A long-time source of fine jewelry and gifts for special occasions in Old Town is having its big moment. Women-owned jewelry boutique...

Little shop of history

By Kerry Anderson In an ever-changing world, the Market Square Shop in Old Town represents an oasis of continuity, history and commitment to craftsmanship. Located...

City launches BIPOC grant program

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] The City of Alexandria is gearing up to launch a BIPOC Small Business Grant Program. Alexandria business owners who identify as...

Holiday Gift Guide: Giving on a budget

By Louise Krafft The holidays are fast approaching though there is still plenty of time to browse and shop. And there is not a more...

Holiday Gift Guide: Splurge-worthy gifts for a special occasion

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Presents come in a variety of shapes, sizes and price points. And when shopping for those closest to the heart,...

Alexandria holds Plaid Friday

By Kassidy McDonald | [email protected] Shoppers who seek to jump-start their holiday gift buying will have the opportunity this week with Plaid Friday, Alexandria’s own...

Alexandria’s “secret” pool hall is expanding

By Kassidy McDonald │[email protected] Street Lights Billiards Academy is known to many professional pool players and legends worldwide, but many city residents may not know...