Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week 2015 Starts Friday

Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week starts Friday. For 10 days and two weekends, 60 Alexandria restaurants will offer a $35 three-course dinner OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week, Jan. 23 to Feb. 1, according to


Living Legends of Alexandria has announced the Legends of 2015: Kathleen Baker, Marga Fripp, Alice P. Morgan, Fred Parker, Gayle Reuter and Joyce Rawlings. Feature stories about them will be published throughout the year. The Legends are selected by the Living Legends board

Going Out Guide - Northern Virginia

FRI 23 Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week Sixty Alexandria restaurants in Old Town, the West End and Del Ray offer a $35 three-course dinner or a $35 dinner for two. More than two dozen restaurants offer lunch specials at $10, $15 or $20. Through Feb. 1. 703-746-3301.

“The Games Afoot” Is a Fast-Paced and Fun Whodunit

Classical music reminiscent of that enjoyed in 1936, when the play is set, is well selected and played at a nice soft volume by Alan Wray, the sound designer. The customary, familiar fog fills Little Theatre of Alexandria before the show begins. Signs on the doors surround the theatre as well

REMEMBERING THE SUMMER OF '68: The Mud of Washington

It was the summer of 1968, and I must have looked strange, even by sixties standards, in my gleaming white hard hat with a steel antenna swaying from its crown. I was the only field reporter covering Resurrection City. This huge demonstration, built by several thousand poor

Herring Creates 1st AG Unit for Animal Law

Attorney General Mark Herring announced Thursday that his office is creating a unit to train and guide local law enforcement and state agencies on how to pursue cases involving animal welfare or abuse. Local prosecutors and police often seek help from the attorney general's

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