Tag: Mount Vernon Avenue

Man pleads guilty to vehicular manslaughter

By Liana Hardy | [email protected] A resident of Hyattsville, Maryland pleaded guilty last week to a felony count of involuntary manslaughter in connection with the...

Police investigate sudden death in Arlandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] On Wednesday morning, Alexandria police reported a sudden death in the 3900 block of Mount Vernon Avenue in Arlandria, according...

Del Ray loses electricity during Art on the Avenue

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Early on Saturday morning, Larry Ponzi, owner of Del Ray pizzeria Piece Out and St. Elmo’s Coffee Pub, and his...

Even essential businesses struggle during the pandemic

By Margo Wagner For more than 10 years, the Greener Cleaner has operated out of a two-story brick building on a busy block of Mount...

Three Del Ray restaurants close within three months

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Three restaurants along Mount Vernon Avenue, the main business strip in Del Ray, recently closed. Catch on the Ave., a seafood...

Bagel Uprising opens in former Happy Tart location

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Bagel Uprising opened at 2307A Mount Vernon Ave. in late September, at the former location of Happy Tart. Founder Chad Breckinridge...

Del Ray Farmers’ Market celebrates 25 years

By Missy Schrott | [email protected]  Established in 1994, the Del Ray Farmers’ Market has been offering fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses, baked goods and flowers at...

The evolution of outdoor dining in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] When it’s not 90 degrees with 75 percent humidity and when people aren’t sprinting for cover in an impromptu thunderstorm,...

Photos: Renée Adams leads Del Ray poetry walk

Renée Adams, the creator and curator of a Del Ray poetry fence, led a poetry walk down Mount Vernon Avenue on April 6. During...

Renée Adams celebrates 10 years of her Del Ray poetry fence

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] To know Renée Adams is to know her love of poetry, and in Del Ray, her name is inextricably linked...