Here's How Virginia, DC Populations Changed Between 2016 And 2017

A majority of 2017's fastest growing cities in the United States are in the South and seven of the country's 15 fastest-growing cities are in Texas, according to new population estimates released by the U.S.

Historic Alexandria Ship Gets Massive Grant

The City of Alexandria has received a $97,117 federal grant to conserve the 18th century ship found on the Hotel Indigo site in late 2015. The city's Maritime Heritage Preservation Grant from the National Park Service, presented

Alexandria Student Wins $10K Taco Bell Scholarship

A student from Alexandria is among 300 students nationwide who was awarded a scholarship from the Taco Bell Foundation. The Live Más Scholarship is designed to help youth and employees pursue their unique passions

Alexandria Symphony Orchestra names new music director

James Ross has been chosen as the new music director and conductor for the Alexandria Symphony Orchestra following a two year vacancy in the role. By April of this year, the ASO had narrowed

Shattered promises in Potomac Yard

Potomac Yard residents are frustrated after what they see as a pattern of bait-and-switch from the city and a lack of accountability from city officials. That frustration has reached a fever pitch in the weeks since City Manager Mark Jinks announced in a May 4 memo that Potomac

Nebraska professor who vandalized Va. home of NRA lobbyist arrested

A sociology professor from Nebraska accused of spraying fake blood on the steps of the Virginia home of a National Rifle Association lobbyist has been convicted of misdemeanor destruction of property.

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