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Our View: A special celebration of Halloween

Some events are quintessentially Alexandria. Two that come quickly to mind are the Scottish Christmas Walk in December that celebrates the heritage of many of...

The history of Halloween on South Lee Street

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] If you ask any Alexandria resident where the best trick-or-treating in the city is, most will have the same answer:...

Lower King Street could become a pedestrian-only zone

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] From the historic Trafalgar Square in London to the eight-block-long pedestrian mall in Charlottesville, it’s not unusual for cities to...

A civil fight over an Old Town landmark

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] It’s not often that Alexandria’s various historic preservation organizations band together to oppose a project, but one family’s home improvement...

King Street Art Festival to limit parking this weekend

After being rescheduled due to weather, the King Street Art Festival will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday...

Updated: Alexandria prepares for impacts of Hurricane Florence

By Alexa Epitropoulos| [email protected] Hurricane Florence update: National Weather Service's forecast at 11 a.m. on Wednesday showed Hurricane Florence making landfall on the South Carolina and...

Founders Hall sees early success in Old Town

By Noah Abbe More than two months since the launch of Founders Hall in April, Alx Community partners Scott Shaw and Kelly Grant say the co-working space...

City announces new parking restrictions

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] The city has enacted new parking restrictions for the 100 block of Duke Street and the 200 block of South...

Slideshow: Halloween in Alexandria

By Alexandria Times Staff | [email protected] Explore all the spooky sights Alexandria had to offer in the slideshow below, from Lee Street spectacles to the...