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Virginia Tech submits first concept plan to city

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Virginia Tech Foundation submitted its first concept plan for the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus in North Potomac Yard on...

Chamber hosts 2019 Best in Business Awards ceremony

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce held its annual Best in Business Awards, presented by Burke & Herbert Bank, at The...

Our View: Poised for big things

Two pieces of recent economic news, one looking back and the other forward, highlight how exciting this juncture is in Alexandria. The first is a...

Chamber of commerce releases 2020 legislative agenda

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce released its 2020 legislative agenda on Sept. 19, laying out the issues the organization will...

Ten jurisdictions form Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Ten Northern Virginia localities have joined to form the Northern Virginia Economic Development Alliance, the new alliance announced on Monday. The...

City council newcomers reflect on eight months in office

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council’s first public hearing of the fall is shaping up to be epic in length and community engagement, with...

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...

Virginia Tech Innovation Campus meeting draws 175 design firms

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] A Request for Proposal meeting for the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus drew a packed crowd of 175 design firms, furniture...

FutureHAUS takes smart technology to the next level

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  While its Innovation Campus isn’t slated to be completed for another 10 years, Virginia Tech is already showcasing its talents...

Potomac Yard Metro Station’s southern entrance gets scaled back

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] City council voted unanimously to simplify the design of the southern entrance of the Potomac Yard Metro Station at its...