Tag: Alexandria

City considers closing Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center, a 70-bed youth correctional facility located near Landmark Mall, could potentially close. The center serves...

Meetings on Juvenile Detention Center’s future

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] The City of Alexandria, City of Falls Church and Arlington County will host community meetings in November to obtain public...

Police investigate second homicide of 2019

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department is investigating a homicide that took place the night of Oct. 9, according to a news...

Alexandria and Arlington named most competitive housing markets

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Amazon’s impending arrival to Northern Virginia is already impacting the housing market in Alexandria and Arlington, according to a new...

Disaster loans available for flood victims

By Heather Hartzell | [email protected]  The U.S. Small Business Association is offering low-interest disaster loans to qualifying residents and business owners affected by the July...

Salon to open in former BGR site in Old Town

By Heather Hartzell | [email protected]  Hazel O. Salon, a new hair and beauty salon, will open at 108 N. Washington St. in late August. Entrepreneurs and...

Alexandria nominated for Southern Living’s 2020 ‘Best City’ award

By Heather Hartzell | [email protected]  Alexandria has been nominated for the title of “Best City” in Southern Living magazine’s “South’s Best 2020” awards, according to a...

Power Nectar Yoga brings the heat to Potomac Yard

By Heather Hartzell | [email protected] Power Nectar Yoga, a new hot yoga studio, opened at 2708 Richmond Highway in July. It is the second studio owned by...

Wegmans breaks ground off of Eisenhower Avenue

By Heather Hartzell | [email protected] Carlyle Crossing, the new town center off of Eisenhower Avenue to be anchored by Wegmans Food Market, broke ground on Mandeville...

The evolution of outdoor dining in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] When it’s not 90 degrees with 75 percent humidity and when people aren’t sprinting for cover in an impromptu thunderstorm,...