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City responds to surge in COVID-19, testing shortages

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] COVID-19 case numbers continue to rise and tests remain difficult to come by, as Alexandria, much like the rest of...

Your Views: Bansal’s advice is divisive

To the editor: In her opinion piece of Nov. 4, entitled “Ask, ‘Are you vaxxed?’” Dr. Rina Bansal, president of Inova Alexandria Hospital, expresses...

My View with Dr. Rina Bansal: Ask, ‘Are you vaxxed?’

I am still surprised that so many people have not had their COVID-19 vaccine. I often hear people say they are fearful of the...

Stakeholders discuss Landmark Mall redevelopment

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] The overarching vision and a rough timeline for the redevelopment of Landmark Mall were discussed Monday night during the first...

Board of Lady Managers raises $44,000

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Charlotte Tsoucalas, president of The Board of Lady Managers of Inova Alexandria Hospital, presented Inova Alexandria Hospital President Dr. Rina...

City leaders reflect on six months of COVID-19

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Mid-September marked six months since the coronavirus pandemic began spreading in Alexandria. Many consider mid-March the beginning of the pandemic in...

The Twig gives $100,000 to Inova COVID-19 Emergency Preparedness Fund

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] The Twig, an all women-led organization that provides financial aid, volunteer service and support to Inova Alexandria Hospital, gave $100,000...

Local healthcare providers brace for COVID-19 surge

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] As the number of COVID-19 cases in Alexandria continues to climb – there were 14 in Alexandria and 1,277 in...

Nationwide test kit shortage limits COVID-19 testing in Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein and Missy Schrott This article was updated on March 26. As the COVID-19 pandemic escalates, one of the biggest questions on residents’ minds...

Rina Bansal leads Inova Alexandria Hospital

By Arya Hodjat | [email protected] When Rina Bansal started medical school, she didn’t expect to see herself as an administrator, much less the president, of a...