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Your Views: United by our humanity

To the editor: A few weeks ago, a friend I knew for many years died. He was a character, and looked a little like a...

Confederate statue damaged by car crash

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The city’s controversial Appomattax statue, which sits at the intersection of South Washington and Prince streets was struck by a...

City prepares for e-scooter pilot vote

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com City council is set to vote on the future of the e-scooter pilot program on Saturday. The vote is the culmination...

Pedestrian killed in Duke Street crash

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department is currently investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Saturday and left a pedestrian dead, according...

Police investigate North Van Dorn Street crash

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department investigated a head-on crash last Saturday in the 2000 block of North Van Dorn Street that...

Former Alexandria nurse convicted of rape and firearms offenses

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Jesse Bjerke, a 38-year-old man from Arlington and a former Alexandria INOVA Hospital nurse, was convicted of rape, sexual penetration,...

Alexandria man sentenced for armed home invasion

Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Andy Melendez, 26, of Alexandria was sentenced to 25 years in prison on Sept. 26 for his involvement in an armed...

Police investigate body found in Holmes Run stream

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department is investigating the body of a man found in the 1200 block of North Beauregard Street...

Police investigate Tuesday evening robberies

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria Police Department is investigating two robberies that took place on Tuesday night, according to two city news releases. Police...

Man convicted for assault and hate crime against police officer

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com A jury convicted Robert Vaughn, 34, an Alexandria-resident, for assault and battery of a law enforcement officer, assault and battery...