PHOTOS: Alexandria Scene Around Town, Feb 2019

Rosemont snow gathering with Lili Romero-DeSimone, Tamara Freeman, Carol Haig and LUCY the canine. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Bill Butcher, owner of Port City Brewing Company, hosted a round table discussion led by U.S. Senator Mark Warner with furloughed government employees. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Lawrence Trice and Councilman Canek Aguirre at the Kokonis Scholarship celebration (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Chad Sparrow cuts the ribbon for the opening of Urbano 116, the new Mexican sensation at 116 King Street. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Matthew McCarthy, Ann Harbour, Jennifer Ferrara and Allison Priebe at Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Chairman’s Reception. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Maria Hernandez with Old Dominion Boat Club at the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Chairman’s Reception. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Mayor Justin Wilson, Alexandria Living Legend Rosa Byrd, and U.S. Senator Don Beyer at the Alexandria City celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Pat Malone and Brandon Frye (The Food Dude USA) at Al’s Steak House where the Food Dude was filming a segment. (Photo: Mary Wadland)

Chadwicks owners, Trae and Carolyn Lamond at the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Chairman’s Reception.

Members of the conservative book club sponsored by the Commonwealth Republican Women’s Club (CRWC) celebrated the second anniversary of the Trump Administration with a birthday cake and sparkling wine from Virginia’s Trump Winery. Left to right, Caz Wesley, Eileen Brackens, CRWC President, Susie Miller, Linda Greenberg, Pauline Bacaj and Linda App. The club also discussed Steve Hilton’s book Positive Populism. (Photo: Linda Greenberg)

Reagan M Moore, MacArthur PTA Board Secretary with Meredith Hughes Martino as they organized a Day of Service in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Charlotte Hall and John Porter at the Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Chairman’s Reception. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Will Brewster, bartender extraordinaire at the new Hops n’ Shine, now open in the former Senor Chicken location at 3418 Mt. Vernon Avenue. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Sheriff Sergeant Sean Casey with T.C. Williams math teacher, Louis Kokonis, who was recently honored by the Scholarship Fund Of Alexandria with an endowed scholarship in his name for inspiring students since 1958. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty)

Doctors Steve Blood, Paul Taylor after performing a duet accompanied on piano by Sharon Taylor for a memorial service for Ruth Hartley. Also pictured is Connie Blood at Trinity United Methodist Church. (Photo: Lucelle O’Flaherty).