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Alexandria celebrates Black History Month

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] As part of Black History Month, the city will be hosting events throughout February aimed at educating the community about...

Candidate profile: John Chapman eyes fourth council term

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] After three terms on City Council, John Chapman isn’t looking to slow down. Chapman officially launched his re-election campaign on...

Speak Easy features Councilor John Chapman

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Councilor John Chapman joins the Alexandria Times’ podcast, Speak Easy, this month to talk about his involvement in the city’s...

Our View: Telling more of Alexandria’s black history

It’s exciting when a city known for its history is able to significantly enhance its storytelling. That’s happening now in Alexandria with black history. This...

Exploring Alexandria’s African American history

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] February is Black History Month, but for city historians and black residents, every month is an opportunity to tell stories...

Visit Alexandria details new businesses, visitor trends

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Each year, Alexandria’s official tourism organization, Visit Alexandria, answers a loaded question in our constantly evolving city: What’s new? The new...