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Our View: Tales of success are entertaining – and unifying

Careful readers have likely noticed that the Times has run a number of feature stories in recent months about local institutions celebrating significant milestones....

Christ Church decision provokes significant response from inside – and outside...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Christ Church’s decision to relocate plaques honoring two of its most famous members, George Washington and Robert E. Lee, from...

Christ Church announces plans to relocate Washington, Lee plaques

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Historic Alexandria Episcopal church Christ Church announced plans on Thursday to relocate two plaques inside their worship space honoring some...

Alexandria in Action: What would George and Ben think?

As we celebrate our nation’s 241st birthday and our city’s 268th, I think back to a column I wrote in 2014 about two of...

Slideshow: Scenes at the 2017 Historic Garden Week Tour

The 84th Historic Garden Week Tour might have been held on a gray weekend, but the colors were still vibrant at the historic homes...

By George! Cherry Challenge results announced

The George Washington Birthday Celebration Committee has announced the winners of their second annual "Cherry Challenge"