Tag: king street

City Council approves King Street apartment conversion

By Jackie Fishman Residential issues, DASH bus routes and use of public right-of-way space were front and center at City Council’s Saturday public meeting. At the...

How to enjoy Christmas in Alexandria: Teen edition

By Charlotte E. Henrichs It’s the best time of the year in our lovely city. And this holiday season I have 12 ideas, for the...

Keeping pizza in Old Town local

By Kassidy McDonald │[email protected] Handover by the Slice, a new pizza joint in Old Town, had its soft opening during the first week of September...

Alexandria’s ‘werewolf killer:’ A deeper dive

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] A man who killed a stranger in Old Town several years ago while having a mental break – during which...

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...