Tag: your views

Your Views: Silberberg is authentic

To the editor: Upon moving to the region 37 years ago, I made the careful decision to locate in the City of Alexandria. I...

Your Views: AHS board needs to listen

To the editor: Recent articles in your newspaper regarding the American Horticultural Society’s effort to sell the unique and historic River Farm should raise...

Your Views: I support James Lewis for council

To the editor: The controversy over the proposed Heritage development, accompanied as it has been with the blithe lack of concern on the part...

Your Views: Vote for pragmatism over ideology

To the editor: A group of bold Alexandria children – including my two daughters – made me proud when they independently took center stage...

Your Views: STEMing access to math

To the editor: The Virginia Department of Education’s Virginia Math Pathways Initiative plans to restrict advanced math before 11th grade will waste the time...

Your Views: Accountability or an end to trust

To the editor: It’s important city leaders hold people accountable for what they do. A case in point: In 2018, city staff informed council members they’d...

Your Views: Keep T.C. acronym

To the editor: In November, the Alexandria City School Board voted to change the name of T.C. Williams High School. After a series of polls...

Your Views: Remove police from schools

To the editor: All children deserve to go to school and feel safe and supported. For many of us, school offers a safe space where...

Your Views: Tom of North Washington Street

To the editor: Those of you who have spent time on North Washington Street over the past several years have seen Tom. Homeless, Tom has...

Your Views: Collective bargaining is big news

To the editor: I am writing in response to the article titled “Collective bargaining plan advances,” published in your newspaper on March 25, 2021. I...