Tag: Alexandria

Alexandria shovels out after storm

Alexandrians dug themselves out Thursday after a powerful winter storm dropped five inches of snow on the ground, snarled the evening commute and left many without power.

Filling voids with virtual assistants

Thomas Taylor's been in the local paper recycling business for three decades. But staying on top of paperwork let alone embracing the digital age has been tough, so he's turned to a virtual assistant for help. 

Happy birthday, Alexandria

Admit it. Though we all like to grouse about things that arent exactly as wed like, its a pretty great thing to live in Alexandria, Virginia.

Handcrafted Alexandria launches shopping event

Some lucky shopper will win a weekend getaway to Alexandrias Hotel Monaco, a dinner at Jackson 20 and a Handcrafted Alexandria shopping spree.

Alexandrians lending a hand

Those who can, do.  Those who can do more, volunteer.

Sixty homes get facelift on National Rebuilding Day

Close to 1,000 volunteers from around the area helped renovate five-dozen Alexandria homes Saturday as part of Rebuilding Together Alexandria's efforts on National Rebuilding Day.

Spring, giving is in the air

Next Thursday kicks off the annual Spring for Alexandria weekend

Spring for Alexandria kickoff gala announced

ACT for Alexandria hosts its third annual Generations of Giving Gala on April 29.

Volunteer Alexandria seeks award nominees

Nominations are due  March 8