Tag: news

Torpedo Factory celebrates milestones with anniversary ball

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] This year marks 100 years for the Torpedo Factory building and 45 years since it first started operating as an...

Weichert expands further into DMV

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmel[email protected] Weichert Commercial Brokerage, an Alexandria-based real estate broker, announced a significant expansion in the DMV area, according to an Oct....

Compass opens second Alexandria office

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Real estate technology company Compass celebrated the opening of its second Alexandria office on Nov. 6, according to a news...

City proposes residential parking permit changes

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Changes to the city’s residential parking permit program are underway and both residents and businesses are concerned about what the...

Virginia Tech submits first concept plan to city

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Virginia Tech Foundation submitted its first concept plan for the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus in North Potomac Yard on...

Ten Thousand Villages celebrates 25th anniversary

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria first fair trade retailer, Ten Thousand Villages, officially celebrated its 25th anniversary on Oct. 25, according to a news...

Renovated Francis C. Hammond Middle School hockey rink re-opens

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The renovated hockey rink at Francis C. Hammond Middle School officially re-opened on Oct. 30, according to an Alexandria City...

Police investigate North Van Dorn Street crash

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Alexandria Police Department investigated a head-on crash last Saturday in the 2000 block of North Van Dorn Street that...

City council responds to President Trump’s refugee executive order

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] City council adopted a resolution in response to President Donald Trump’s executive order 1388, which required official consent from state...

Annual Del Ray Halloween Parade hits the streets on Sunday

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Del Ray’s 23rd annual Halloween parade is set to march across the neighbor- hood on Sunday at 2 p.m., according...