Tag: slaughterhouse

Your Views: Slaughterhouse would harm city’s image

To the editor: I wholeheartedly object to having a business that allows customers to pick a chicken and have it weighed and then slaughtered within...

Your Views: Proposed slaughterhouse is horrific

To the editor: I was horrified to recently learn that a permit has been submitted for a slaughterhouse in Old Town. Having lived in Old Town...

Our View: Are we a slaughterhouse city?

We offer no opinion on the advisability or morality of meat consumption. Happily, we live in a free society where people make decisions about diet...

Out of the Attic: Where’s the beef? On the corner of...

Armour and Company, a slaughterhouse and meat packing business established in Chicago in the 1860s, had an operation in Alexandria at the beginning of...