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Council approves Old Town North arts anchor

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com During the new city council’s abbreviated first public hearing on Jan. 12, council unanimously approved a development special use permit...

Potentially impaired driver crashes gas tankard in front of the Torpedo...

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com A man driving a gasoline tankard crashed in front of the Torpedo Factory around 11 a.m. this morning, according to...

Marian Van Landingham serves city in arts, politics for more than...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Marian Van Landingham always returns to painting and politics. Van Landingham, who led the effort to establish the Torpedo Factory Art...

City takes permanent control of Torpedo Factory

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Council voted unanimously at its public hearing on Saturday to give the city permanent control of the Torpedo Factory. The art...

Torpedo Factory Artist Mary Ann Stevens dies at 89

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com Mary Ann Stevens, one of the original Torpedo Factory artists who helped start the art center, died peacefully at home...

Our View: What’s the rush

Two important decisions with significant long-term implications for Alexandria are being rammed through the city approval process with minimal public input and arbitrary timelines. The...

Council to mull whether Torpedo Factory remain under city management

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com It appears the city is about to be permanently in the arts business. City Manager Mark Jinks presented a proposal to...

City manager to propose that Torpedo Factory remain under city management

By Alexa Epitropoulos | aepitropoulos@alextimes.com City Manager Mark Jinks is proposing that the city's Office of the Arts continue to be the managing body responsible...

King Street Art Festival to limit parking this weekend

After being rescheduled due to weather, the King Street Art Festival will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday...

Events in September: King Street Arts Festival, Oktoberfest and more

Event season is starting up once again after the summer lull, with the King Street Arts Festival kicking off a month of fun in...
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