Tag: waterfront park

Alexandria tourism spending hits record high

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Visitor spending in Alexandria hit an all-time high, Visit Alexandria announced at its annual meeting on Monday, according to a...

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...

Tall Ship Providence to become permanent waterfront attraction

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com  On Monday night at 11:15 p.m., a water taxi with about 125 city leaders, business owners and residents departed the...

Letter to the Editor: Renamed park is just another broken promise

To the editor: Alexandria doesn’t have the gumption to honor a town father, early mayor, aide to George Washington during the Revolutionary War and patriot....

Council officially names Waterfront Park

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com At its public hearing on Saturday, city council officially adopted the name Waterfront Park for the new park at the...