Z-TV and ALX Community Combine Forces

Good News outlet to broadcast from ALX Community studio

Alexandria, VA – Z-TV, the video division of Alexandria’s largest media source, The Zebra Press, is excited to announce a new partnership with ALX Community. Both companies will alternately host and broadcast shows live from the studio at ALX Community to air on the Z-TV network.

From left, Jessica Kidwell and Jessica Buchanan, co-hosts of the podcast We Should Talk About That (WeSTAT), with Martha Carucci, right, author of Sobrietease 2. WeSTAT hosted Carucci’s virtual book launch, broadcast live from ALX Community on Z-TV January 5, 2021.

The Zebra Press Publisher Mary Wadland said, “We’re thrilled to work with the entire team at ALX. We admire their commitment to community and feel our resources are aligned beautifully to share the news and events that matter to Alexandrians.”

ALX Community Partner and COO Kelly Grant concurred. “We love partnering with The Zebra to celebrate the amazing people and small businesses in our beloved city. Z-TV provides a unique distribution channel that can offer our friends and neighbors a fantastic opportunity to learn, engage, and connect with each other.”

The two companies first collaborated in September for the RBG Vigil at Market Square. They worked together again in early January when Z-TV broadcast, live from ALX Community, Alexandria author Martha Carucci’s virtual book launch for Sobrietease 2 on the We Should Talk About That podcast (WeSTAT).

Martha Carucci

In fact, the co-hosts of Alexandria’s popular WeSTAT podcast, Jessica Buchanan and Jessica Kidwell, will begin to broadcast regularly on Z-TV LIVE from ALX Community. Their first episode will air Wednesday, February 2, at 7 pm.

Z-TV is looking to expand its offerings while covering Alexandria’s hot topics, events, restaurants and retail news, and DIY segments. ALX Community is known for its outreach efforts and events that connect and educate. While much of this is taking place virtually now, everyone involved is looking forward to meeting in person as soon as it is safe to do so. Be sure to stay tuned to the Facebook pages of The Zebra Press and ALX Community for all upcoming shows, events, and opportunities to get involved.