Tag: close to home

Close to Home: The paintings make the difference

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] South Royal Street holds many residences, but this quaint home stands among the hustle and bustle of the Old Town...

Home profile: DIY and decor in Del Ray

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Walking into Janene Neely’s Del Ray home, it’s obvious that Neely has an eye for design and home décor. What’s...

Home profile: What makes a house a home

By Margo Wagner | [email protected] Brigid Schulte and Tom Bowman’s two-story Terrett Avenue house is a place where children grow and learn, neighbors gather and...

Home profile: A preserved relic

By Margo Wagner | [email protected] Early American history emanates up from the floor boards and echoes through the walls in Nancy and Danny Smith’s three-story...

Home profile: Hidden oasis

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] The time, energy and care that Betsy Stephenson puts into her garden is evident the moment you approach her home...

Home Profile: Southern history and modern touches on Prince Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] History is everywhere in Old Town, hidden under the feet of tourists and within the homes of residents. For those who...

Home Profile: Breathing life into senior living

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] In a bright one-bedroom apartment with an open floorplan on the upper levels of Goodwin House, Mark Raabe exemplifies that...

78th Historic Alexandria Homes Tour to feature three McVeigh houses

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The Historic Alexandria Homes Tour will appeal to anyone who has ever been curious about what it’s like inside the...

Real Talk: Sharing your most prized possession with the world

By Ann Duff We live private lives the way we choose to, and if the toothpaste tube is left out or the sofa cushions are...