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Entertainment venues reopen in phase three

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com For the first time since Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) issued a stay at home order on March 30, local theaters...

Visit Alexandria compiles list of local black-owned businesses

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Visit Alexandria released a list of black-owned businesses in Alexandria for Alexandrians looking to support these businesses in solidarity with...

Alexandrian Daniel Gade wins Republican Senate Primary

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Daniel Gade, of Alexandria, handily won the Republican Senate Primary election on Tuesday, taking 67 percent of the votes, according...

Virginia to enter phase three

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) announced on Tuesday that Virginia will enter phase three of his reopening plan on July 1. In...

Red Cross testing blood donations for COVID-19 antibodies

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Residents looking to figure out if they have antibodies to COVID-19 are in luck: The American Red Cross is now...

Local boy scout troop distributes masks in Rosemont

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Boy Scout Troop 135 will be producing and distributing masks made from t-shirts at Commonwealth Baptist Church, 700 Commonwealth Ave.,...

City chronicles COVID-19 pandemic and aftermath of George Floyd’s killing

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The city is launching initiatives to capture and document two historic, life-altering events that Alexandria is in the midst of...

Petitions advocate renaming T.C. Williams

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com A community conversation about whether to rename T.C. Williams High School gained traction last week, as several residents started petitions...

School board passes FY2021 budget

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria City School Board unanimously adopted its revised fiscal year 2021 budget during a virtual meeting on June 5. Both...

Updated: Main Line Boulevard shooting suspect taken into custody

June 10 report: A 32-year-old woman was arrested and taken into custody early Saturday morning after barricading herself in her Potomac Yard apartment and firing...