Tag: Alexandria

Seven opioid overdoses, one fatality in Alexandria

By Duncan Agnew | dagnew@alextimes.com Seven opioid overdoses — including one that resulted in a fatality — occurred within a week, the city announced in a...

Metro construction to disrupt Blue Line service

Alexandria residents who regularly take the Blue Line will see impacts in the next two weeks.  Metro construction on the blue, silver and orange lines...

Our View: One BAR for all

It’s much easier to grow government than to shrink it. Functions, staff positions, committees and departments are all added over time and are seldom eliminated....

Man convicted in Extended Stay America shooting

A jury found Demarcus Robertson, 20, guilty of voluntary manslaughter on July 26 for fatally shooting Desmond Roseboro, 28, and wounding two others in...

Racist flyers distributed in Old Town

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Several residents of Old Town Village found flyers with anti-Semitic messages on their properties on Saturday morning, according to a...

Del Ray business owner Willie Mae Mitchell dies at 83

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Willie Mae Mitchell spent five decades as a Del Ray resident and almost three as a business owner on the neighborhood’s...

Alexandria man sentenced in Howard University murder threats

An Alexandria man was sentenced Friday to 33 months in prison after being convicted of threatening to murder African Americans at Howard University in...

Justice Matters with Bryan Porter: Circumstantial evidence is crucial for prosecutors

By Bryan Porter Imagine reading an advertisement for a job that described the requirements of employment thusly: “The successful candidate will be given no formal training...

New Town: Alexandria native Teddy Kim builds up Parker-Gray district

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Teddy Kim saw early potential in the Parker-Gray neighborhood. The Alexandria native had graduated from Virginia Tech University with a degree...

Updated: Negotiations ongoing over possible Metro strike

As a high volume of travelers prepared to head to and from the Washington All-Star Game on Tuesday, a WMATA strike loomed. Metro employees voted...
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