Tag: summer

Celebrating 25 years of sailing camp

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] This summer, Amy Zang celebrated her 25th year at the helm of the Washington Sailing Marina summer sailing camp. Since purchasing...

Our View: Eat. Drink. Write. Bark.

It’s that bittersweet season when summer wanes, Labor Day looms and school beckons. Most families have completed their back-to-school shopping. College kids are departing...

Foodie: Turn up the summer heat with Boston Beach jerk chicken

By Chad Sparrow For many people, the highlight of summer is vacation, the pool, baseball games or sunshine. For me, the best thing about summer...

The evolution of outdoor dining in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] When it’s not 90 degrees with 75 percent humidity and when people aren’t sprinting for cover in an impromptu thunderstorm,...

Events: Celebrate summer in Alexandria

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] With Memorial Day in the rear-view mirror, summer is coming in hot. Each year, summer in Alexandria brings a collection...

Judge sends T.C. lights case to trial

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Loudoun Circuit Court Judge Thomas D. Horne ruled on April 17 to send the long-debated controversy over lights at the...

Foodie: Hot summer cocktails that will cool you down this summer

By Nick Farrell Summer breeze makes us feel fine, and refreshing summer cocktails make us feel even better. Now that the heat is challenging us in ways...

Filling in the Blanks with Ramee Gentry: Summer is busy for...

By Ramee Gentry For many, summer is a time to slow down, relax a bit and take a break from the day-to-day to enjoy summer...

Pets: How to enjoy the great outdoors with your pup

By Kim Gilliam Dogs are an important part of the family and many consider a summer vacation incomplete without them. While your pup may not be...

Alexandria Little League hosting state tournament this week

Alexandria Little League is hosting the Junior League State Tournament, starting Friday at Eugene Simpson Stadium Park. Opening ceremonies will take place at the field...