Tag: office of historic alexandria

City names permanent city archaeologist

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City Manager Mark Jinks has made acting city archaeologist Eleanor Breen's role permanent, the city announced Monday. Breen joined the city...

Out of the Attic: Alexandria canal culvert

In 1840, work began on a canal to link the seaport of Alexandria to the larger Chesapeake and Ohio Canal at Georgetown and increased economic opportunities. Building...

Office of Historic Alexandria director retires

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] J. Lance Mallamo, longtime director of the Office of Historic Alexandria, will retire Thursday after a decade as the city’s...