Tag: glenn youngkin

Leaders offer postmortem on dead arena proposal

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] It’s official: The proposed Potomac Yard arena and entertainment district is dead. The Washington Wizards and Washington Capitals are now...

City ends arena negotiations Wednesday

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] The city announced it has ended negotiations on the Potomac Yard arena and entertainment district in a press release just...

Model it for us

It’s a fact that Alexandria greatly needs to balance its tax base by drawing more businesses to the city. It’s also a fact that...

Update: Loaded gun accidentally brought to Lyles-Crouch by student

By Ryan Hopper An elementary school student accidentally brought a relative’s loaded Ruger 9 mm handgun to Lyles-Crouch Traditional Academy on Friday, according to a...

New coalition launches in protest of proposed arena

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] The Coalition to Stop the Arena at Potomac Yard held its first protest at the Potomac Yard-Virginia Tech Metro station...

Wizards, Capitals to move to Potomac Yard

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] and Ryan Hopper | [email protected] It’s official: A massive entertainment district, anchored by a new arena for the Washington Wizards and...

Your Views: Not a blessing

To the editor: Responding to the Feb. 24 column “It’s the Democrats’ choice:” Contrary to the writer’s statement, many voters failed to be convinced that...

Caren Merrick, Alexandrian and Virginia secretary of commerce, talks path to...

By Kimberly Jackson | [email protected] Caren Merrick was the first woman in her family to get a college degree. It wasn’t easy. Once her parents...

Alexandria high school students protest optional mask policy

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Students gathered outside Alexandria City High School on Wednesday afternoon to protest the School Board’s recent decision to leave mask...

My View with Pete Benavage: It’s the Democrats’ choice

In responding to State Sen. Adam Ebbin’s opinion piece of Feb. 17, “I oppose many Youngkin policies,” let us be clear about several things. Gov....