Tag: Union Street

Lower King Street could become a pedestrian-only zone

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com From the historic Trafalgar Square in London to the eight-block-long pedestrian mall in Charlottesville, it’s not unusual for cities to...

Your Views: Union Street is a chaotic mess

To the editor: We are all in favor of a vibrant city life, but if you could see from your windows what we see on...

Your Views: A vote for bike lanes throughout the city

To the editor: As someone who bikes from Old Town to Chinquapin Pool and back twice a week, I am thankful for the bike lanes...

Updated: Alexandria prepares for impacts of Hurricane Florence

By Alexa Epitropoulos| aepitropoulos@alextimes.com Hurricane Florence update: National Weather Service's forecast at 11 a.m. on Wednesday showed Hurricane Florence making landfall on the South Carolina and...

Hotel Indigo opens on Alexandria’s waterfront

Hotel Indigo, located on the 200 block of South Union Street, is open to the public after years of debate and opposition toward Carr...

Summer Santa visits Union Street

Lower Old Town block hopes to imitate holiday shopping season this weekend

Christmas in the heat of July

Union Street business owners will try to prove that you dont need freezing temperatures to indulge the Christmas spirit on July 16.