Tag: king street

City seeks comment on King Street pedestrian pilot

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] The City of Alexandria is asking for community input on the King Street Place Pilot, which converted the unit block...

Heyday Skincare opens in Old Town

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] Facial spa Heyday Skincare will open its second DMV location at 815 King St. on July 29. The skincare shop provides...

Our View: The value of listening

How heartening it is to see the new map and proposed text amendment, both revised by city staff after receiving resident input, that dials...

Chewish Deli hopes to open on King Street

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Chewish Deli, a local favorite for bagel lovers, announced plans to open a second location on King Street. According to a...

Council makes closure of lower King Street permanent

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Outdoor diners and shoppers have reason to rejoice: City Council voted unanimously during Saturday’s public hearing to permanently close the...

Our View: A chance to support local businesses

The second half of August is a time like no other, the proverbial lull before the storm that is September when school begins, and...

Home profile: Journalist and Army veteran set down roots in King...

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The relationship between a homeowner and their home is like any other – it changes over time. Paint chips and cracks...

Your Views: Traffic control needed at foot of King Street

To the editor: As usual, on most weekends, especially during this period of the pandemic, I’ve encountered massive traffic jams driving north on Union Street...

City launches new African American Heritage Trail

By Lindsey Sullivan | [email protected] Earlier this month, the City of Alexandria released a new virtual history tour that details the significance of African Americans...

The Business Plan with Bill Reagan: Gold standard collaboration

While we wince at the scorched-earth chaos at the national level, there’s a contrasting sense of civility, collaboration and productivity in Northern Virginia and...