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Resolve to Spend More Time With Your Dog in 2019!

New Year, More Woofs! By Karen Johnson, PawsGo Dogs keep us happy and healthy, so why not make a 2019 resolution that’s good for you and...

Alexandria’s African American History

Telling the Whole Story By Glenda C. Booth The white brick building at 315 Cameron Street was a thriving oyster house from 1803 to 1824, attracting...

Foodie News: International Foods to Cajun Cuisine

February's Foodie News Thank you to all of the restaurants in Alexandria for giving your support to the furloughed federal and contract employees in the...

Backyard History: The 1885 Railroad Disaster at Four Mile Run

The 1885 Railroad Disaster at Four Mile Run By Jay Roberts In the summer of 2009, two trains collided on Metro’s Red Line in Washington, D.C....

Uncovering Alexandria’s Freedmen’s Cemetery

An Interview with Char McCargo Bah By Shenise Foster Black History Month is a time to reflect and honor the contributions of African Americans in a...

Torpedo Factory Collaborates with Homeless Shelter to Install New Mural.

Art Installed at Former Landmark Macy’s Turned Homeless Shelter On January 15th, Carpenter’s Shelter and Torpedo Factory Artists’ Association (TFAA) installed the first of multiple...

Before the Board: “Broadcast News” 219 Restaurant Asks for Rooftop Deck...

ALEXANDRIA, VA -- Alexandria's 219 Restaurant at 219 King Street, is on the docket of the Alexandria Board of Architectural Review on February 6th...

Silver Service Card is Best Deal in Town

By Mary WadlandIf you ask Mary Lee Anderson, Director of Senior Services in Alexandria, what the best deal...

ALEXANDRIA ON EBAY: The Port City Made CRASS Soda?

ALEXANDRIA, VA - Every so often I type in "Alexandria, VA" to see what will pop up...

Alexandria Named #4 Best Small City in America

ALEXANDRIA, VA--Condé Nast Traveler held its annual survey and over 439,000 readers voted for the best cities in the U.S. in their 2018 Readers'...