Tag: vaccine

Your Views: ‘Thank you’ in one’s own language opens doors

To the editor: I love meeting people and learning about their cultures. Especially those who have immigrated to the United States. Alexandria is made up...

City providers to offer COVID-19 boosters

The City of Alexandria is now offering COVID-19 boosters to all vaccinated residents over the age of 18, according to a news release. Booster shots...

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...

Your Views: Taking exception

To the editor: I must argue with some comments from my friend Dino Drudi in his recent letter to the editor, “One-party governance is...

Your Views: Times poll was troubling

To the editor: I am contacting you regarding the responses to your June 17 poll which posed the question: “Have you and your family...

My View with Dr. Rina Bansal: Neighbors help neighbors by getting...

Remember the Golden Rule? “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you?” As healthcare workers, we think about this rule quite a...

City resumes Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The Alexandria Health Department announced on Saturday that it will resume the use of the COVID-19 Johnson & Johnson vaccine in the coming weeks....

Vaccination drive brings a dose of hope for restaurant workers

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] More than 1,000 restaurant and small business employees have filed through the doors of the old Fireflies restaurant over the past...

Your Views: I support Justin Wilson’s re-election

To the editor: I believe that Justin Wilson is the right choice for mayor for three primary reasons. First is the city’s response to COVID-19. Wilson,...

Ladrey residents receive second vaccine

The Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority provided second doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine to about 90 seniors living at Ladrey High-Rise in Old...