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Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings: Fresh starts require...

The new year is always a time of fresh starts and resolutions. But it is impossible to have those fresh starts and new beginnings...

Chief Fed economist, longtime Alexandria resident David Wilcox to retire

By Duncan Agnew | dagnew@alextimes.com When David Wilcox took his seat in an intermediate economics class as a sophomore at Williams College, he never thought...

Filling in the Blanks with Dr. Gregory Hutchings, Ed.D.

By Dr. Gregory Hutchings Sixty days can either seem like a long time or like no time at all. In some ways, my first sixty...

Letter to the Editor: Musing on the election results

To the editor: With great interest, I read the Alexandria Times June 14 editorial, “June Madness,” and I have a few comments: I don’t think it’s fair...

Our View: June madness

We suspect few Alexandrians expected this particular collection of seven candidates to emerge victorious from the Democratic primary held Tuesday. The results, in total,...

Your Views: When we all do well, Alexandria does well

To the editor: During election season, a lot of pitches and promises are made. But there’s often three big issues that linger behind the scene:...

Our View: Inspirational leaders forged by adversity

The oft-quoted proverb by philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche, “What does not kill me makes me stronger,” is overused, but that doesn’t mean it’s not largely...