Tag: reopening

Apothecary museum to reopen

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum will reopen to the public on July 11, after closing last year due to the pandemic. The...

Your Views: A reckless school board decision

To the editor: With two children enrolled in Douglas MacArthur Elementary School, I have been impressed with how our schools have handled the uncertainty...

ACPS plans to go fully online for fall 2020

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] Alexandria City Public Schools students will be attending classes entirely online for the start of the fall 2020 school year,...

Local fitness centers reopen cautiously

By Margo Wagner | [email protected] For many, it might be difficult to imagine going back to in-person exercise classes and sharing a space while working...

The Business Plan with Bill Reagan: All hands on deck

We’re making our way through extraordinary times. The circumstances we’ve struggled with for months now have no precedent. Decision-makers at all levels have no...

Entertainment venues reopen in phase three

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] For the first time since Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) issued a stay at home order on March 30, local theaters...

Ethical Reflections with Rev. Ian Markham: Taking risks in life

Everyone has to take some risks. Going for a walk might involve a fall; getting in a car might involve a crash; and enjoying...

Our View: Keep wearing your mask

Next Wednesday, Virginia is slated to enter phase three of reopening from the coronavirus-caused shutdown. Meanwhile, cases are spiking in many states that have...

Alexandria enters phase two of reopening

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Northern Virginia will enter phase two of reopening tomorrow, Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) announced at a press conference on Tuesday. The...

Our View: The new normal

The cartoon in the May 7 Alexandria Times depicted a man and woman walking up to a restaurant with people sitting at outdoor tables...