Tag: Memorial day

SLIDESHOW: Memorial Day 2024

By Arwen Clemans In case you missed Alexandria's Memorial Day events, we've got you covered! Here are some photos from the new Vietnam War plaque...

Virginia’s COVID-19 hospitalizations spike

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] The Commonwealth of Virginia is experiencing a spike in the number of people currently hospitalized with confirmed or suspected but...

Alexandria enters phase two of reopening

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Northern Virginia will enter phase two of reopening tomorrow, Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) announced at a press conference on Tuesday. The...

Free community testing available on Memorial Day

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Health Department and City of Alexandria are supporting free COVID-19 testing at two sites on Memorial Day, May...

Our View: Finding our own path

Everything we do in life is a stepping stone for what comes next, whether we realize it or not. While modern wellness coaches encourage us...

Former T.C. student, army veteran helps city schools go green

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Hang around Andrew Aultman for any length of time and he’ll call you “sir” or “ma’am.” He can’t help himself....

Our View: Never forget

Our national holidays in the United States have layers of meaning. At their most superficial, they are three-day weekends that lend themselves to cookouts,...

Memorial Day Jazz Fest to end month on a musical note

Alexandrias 33rd Annual Memorial Day Jazz Fest is once again set for this months signature holiday and begins at 1 p.m. on May 31 at Fort Ward Park.