Tag: Business

School of Rock brings the noise to Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Most businesses herald their grand openings with a simple ribbon cutting. The team behind the new School of Rock in...

Chop Shop Taco opens in former auto shop

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Since opening Wednesday after nearly two years of anticipation, Chop Shop Taco is quickly on its way to becoming Parker-Gray’s...

Del Ray couple opens floral design business

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Husband-and-wife duo Mark and Amy Eggers grew a small business out of their mutual love for plants and their long...

Gourmet toast and smoothie bar Toastique to open Monday

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Avanti Holdings Group’s latest venture, a healthy, fast-casual restaurant called Toastique, is opening at 1605 King St. on Monday. The gourmet...

The Business Plan with Bill Reagan: Finding balance in our community

Our incredible city has so much going for it, and with the spotlight on Amazon HQ2 and the Innovation Campus, the whole world has...

Alexandria businesses put the “community” in “business community”

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Thousands of residents donate to local nonprofits both during ACT for Alexandria’s Spring2ACTion – for which early giving is already...

New Robinson Landing restaurants, including a restaurant on the pier, earn...

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Council voted unanimously to approve three new restaurant spaces at the former Robinson Terminal South site on the waterfront at...

Old Town Books creates a cozy community nook on the waterfront

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Old Town has long been known as a small business hub, featuring countless restaurants, boutiques and gift stores, but Alexandria...

New UPS Store opens in Alexandria

A new UPS Store opened on Dec. 15 at 625 First St. adjacent to the Holiday Inn & Suites, according to a news release. In...

Bombay Curry Company announces closing

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Bombay Curry Company, Del Ray’s staple Indian restaurant since 1995, has closed, the owners announced Jan. 3 via Facebook post. The couple...