Tag: potomac yard

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...

Your Views: Land use meetings are suspended

To the editor: While a number of civic associations have recently asked the city to temporarily suspend all public meetings related to land use based...

City council adopts new housing goals

By Luke Anderson | landerson@alextimes.com With Amazon’s HQ2 and Virginia Tech’s Innovation Campus coming to the region, the city is proposing new housing goals to...

Cornell engineering dean selected to lead Virginia Tech Innovation Campus

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Virginia Tech selected Lance Collins, the dean of engineering at Cornell University, as the inaugural vice president and executive director...

The Business Plan with Bill Regan: Great expectations

Our region is humming. You can’t walk or ride down a street without noticing cranes and dodging construction crews. These are, for better or...

Hops Grill and Brewery closes

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Potomac Yard microbrewery Hops Grill and Brewery officially closed its doors for good on Sunday, according to a news release....

Your Views: No cause for celebration

To the editor: The Army Corps of Engineers has given Alexandria the green light to fill in a wetland along the George Washington Memorial Parkway...

Potomac Yard Metro receives U.S. Army Corps of Engineers permit

By staff The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued a permit to the City of Alexandria for the new Potomac Yard Metro Station on Nov....

Virginia Tech Innovation Campus design advances

By Luke Anderson | aluke1992@gmail.com With construction slated to begin by the end of 2020, the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus is giving Potomac Yard a...

Your Views: Why pick the most damaging Metro location?

To the editor: The City of Alexandria, WMATA and Coalition for Smarter Growth, among others, are risking public safety in their push to build the...