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Local businessman announces candidacy for council

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com A fourth newcomer has announced a bid for city council. Robert Ray, the owner of long-running Cavalier Antiques on Prince Street,...

ACPS names new superintendent

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com The Alexandria School Board has selected Dr. Gregory C. Hutchings Jr., a T.C. Williams alumnus, as the district’s new superintendent,...

Affordable housing project revitalizes local church

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com When a local church found itself in financial difficulty, there was one thing its congregation could agree on: the way...

BID debate to reignite this fall

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com As city council’s summer recess winds down, discussions are beginning again on the future of the proposed Old Town business improvement...

BID proposal gets no vote, but will get revamp over the...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com  After months of heated debate, plans for a business improvement district in Old Town are being put on hold for the...

City leaders respond to racist fliers posted in Del Ray, Old...

By James Cullum | jcullum@alextimes.com Alexandria police are investigating incendiary fliers found posted on utility poles and car windshields Saturday morning in Del Ray and...