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Times FOIA Fund update

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] In the first two quarters of 2020, the Alexandria Times received $1,069.32 in donations to its FOIA Fund, with no...

My View | Denise Dunbar: ‘Trust but verify’

At a little past 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, I set out walking to my voting precinct a few blocks away from our house. My...

Wellington Watts shares spooky stories on the Speak Easy podcast

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected]  In honor of Halloween, President of Alexandria Colonial Tours Wellington Watts joined the Times for a special spooky episode of...

Your Views: Goodwin House is responsible and safe

To the editor: Goodwin House Incorporated is grateful that local media seek to keep citizens informed about the COVID-19 situation for senior living communities and...

Our View: The launch of ‘Wear a mask. Save a life.’

Throughout this week’s paper, readers will see references to the Alexandria Times campaign to encourage residents to wear cloth facemasks when they need to...

Times FOIA Fund update

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] During the first quarter of 2020, eight people donated a total of $975 to the Alexandria Times FOIA Fund. The...

Special guest Olalekan Jeyifous to be featured on this month’s Speak...

Internationally-renowned artist Olalekan Jeyifous stopped by the studio this month for the third episode of Speak Easy, the Alexandria Times podcast.  Jeyifous might not be...

Pat M. Booth dies at 83

Pat M. Booth returned to her Heavenly Father on Jan. 5, 2020. She passed peacefully in the morning unexpectedly. Pat was born two months premature...

Alexandria Times’ first podcast arrives next week

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Speak Easy, the Alexandria Times’ first foray into the world of podcasting, is set to hit the airwaves next week...

Our View: New Times initiatives for 2020

We’re excited to announce two noteworthy initiatives at the Alexandria Times, which we believe will significantly contribute to civic understanding in our city. The first,...