Tag: lights

Not on track

There’s an old adage about someone who “cuts off their nose to spite their face.” While certainly a bizarre image, it means that someone...

Judge postpones decision on T.C. lights lawsuits

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Judge Thomas Horne ruled on Tuesday that two of the cases related to lighting the T.C. Williams High School football...

T.C. football to play 2019 home games in Springfield

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  The T.C. Williams High School football team will play its home games at The St. James indoor sports facility in...

Your Views: Lights illuminate larger issue

To the editor: City council claims to be looking for funding to keep the lights on the trees on King Street on for 11 months...

Judge sends T.C. lights case to trial

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Loudoun Circuit Court Judge Thomas D. Horne ruled on April 17 to send the long-debated controversy over lights at the...

Your Views: Keep Alexandria’s lights on

To the editor: Recently it dawned on me that with all the ideas flowing into the city about alternatives to bolster the traffic flow for...

Letter to the Editor: Stadium decision reflects selfishness

To the editor: Our neighbors had valid fear that their heritage, their way of life and their property rights would be impacted by a city...

Letter to the Editor: City unilaterally broke a promise

To the editor: On Oct. 13, city council voted 6-1 to approve lights and other upgrades to Parker-Gray Stadium at T.C. Williams High School. As...

Council approves lights for T.C. Williams stadium

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] For the first time since T.C. Williams High School was built in 1965, its football field will have stadium lighting. The...

The great T.C. lights debate begins

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Despite a lawsuit, years of neighborhood opposition and an alleged verbal contract that was upheld for half a century, the...