Judge hears arguments on Redskins trademark battle

Lawyers for Native Americans who object to the Washington Redskins’ trademark say their case has been strengthened by a recent Supreme Court ruling on license plates and the Confederate flag. A judge is hearing arguments Tuesday in federal court in Alexandria

What’s next after Confederate flag?

What's next? The confederate flag seems to be falling surprisingly easily now. And the spirit of the moment is spreading to other icons of the Civil War, seen now through a different lens cast in the events of Charleston.

Alexandria-Arlington community calendar, June 26-July 2, 2015

Friday, June 26 Lee Center walkers trip Travel by van to the C&O Canal in Carderock, Md. 10 a.m. Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington. 703-228-0555. www.parks.arlingtonva.us . $3 with 55+ Pass , registration required.

National Harbor Welcomes 10 New Restaurants and Retailers to DC Waterfront Destination

If you haven't zipped over to National Harbor, lately, there are new shops and restaurants to explore: five additional retailers and eateries have now signed to open new locations this year. "The addition of these 10 businesses showcases National Harbor

Independence Day Fireworks & Concert

Start the Independence Day weekend off with a bang! Bring your friends and family to the Workhouse for the best fireworks show in Northern Virginia! The Workhouse Arts Center is proud to present its Fourth Annual

Victims of accused Alexandria killer may have been chosen at random

Alexandria Commonwealth's Attorney Bryan Porter said Thursday that the eccentric former fringe candidate charged with fatally shooting three well-known city residents over a decade might have chosen his victims virtually at random after he showed up in their well-to-do neighborhoods.

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