Two shipping containers to form Alexandria’s newest waterfront bar

The revitalized pier at Old Town Alexandria's newest waterfront development will feature a bar and lounge carved out of shipping containers. Alexandria Restaurant Partners has largely locked down

National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists Named From Alexandria

Eight seniors at Alexandria schools are among the 16,000 semifinalists named for the 2020 National Merit Scholarship competition. Semifinalists from T.C. Williams High School are Riley M. Casagrande

Study will take a long, hard look at threat of flooding in Northern Virginia

Some Northern Virginia communities along the Potomac River, including Old Town, Bell Haven and the Fort Hunt area, are no strangers to the threat of flooding. These communities are part of a $3.5 million

Alexandria seminary starts slavery reparations fund

An Episcopal seminary in northern Virginia is starting a $1.7 million reparations fund to make up for its reliance on slave labor in in the 19th century. The Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria announced

Outstanding! Little Theater delivers with A Few Good Men

Many readers may recall the tense thriller movie, A Few Good Men, directed by Rob Reiner and based on the play by Aaron Sorkin. Jack Nicholson’s punchy delivery of the line

End of Metro shutdown is 'sigh of relief' for Alexandria businesses

Metro riders are celebrating the end of the long summertime shutdown of six rail stations Monday, and local businesses are too — offering deals for returning commuters.

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