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My View: It’s been an honor to serve as your mayor

By Allison Silberberg As I complete my term as mayor, I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to our residents. Your civic engagement and...

Our View: Allison Silberberg’s legacy as mayor

When Allison Silberberg was sworn in as Alexandria’s new mayor in January 2016, it was the culmination of a whirlwind three years. In her first...

Allison Silberberg reflects on term as mayor

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] As she looks back on her time as mayor, Allison Silberberg’s reflections are built from stories of the events she’s...

Council approves 2019 General Assembly goals

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council voted unanimously to accept the city’s proposed legislative package for the 2019 Virginia General Assembly session at its...

EYA, Alexandria Archeology win national award

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Partners for Livable Communities, a Washington D.C.-based nonprofit, presented the City of Alexandria Archaeology and developer EYA, LLC with the...

City takes permanent control of Torpedo Factory

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council voted unanimously at its public hearing on Saturday to give the city permanent control of the Torpedo Factory. The art...

Parker-Gray and Old and Historic BARs to be consolidated

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Council voted unanimously at its public hearing on Saturday to consolidate Alexandria’s two locally regulated boards of architectural review, putting...

Council to mull whether Torpedo Factory remain under city management

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] It appears the city is about to be permanently in the arts business. City Manager Mark Jinks presented a proposal to...

Bishop Ireton breaks ground on new academic wing

Bishop Ireton kicked off construction of the school’s new academic wing with a groundbreaking on Tuesday. Bishop of the Arlington Diocese Michael Burbidge, Head of...

Council prepares to tackle key issues this fall

By Duncan Agnew | [email protected] City council is back in session after the summer recess with a full slate of issues and a number of...