Oldest Catholic church in Alexandria gets new designation from Pope Francis

Founded in 1795, St. Mary's Catholic Church in Old Town Alexandria is the oldest Catholic church in Virginia. At nearly 225-years-old, the age of the building is even more noticeable on

Alexandria Water Taxi To Women's March Cancelled

If this year's Women's March draws the same kind of attendance it did during the inaugural march in 2017, Metro will be packed as participants come and go. For residents of Alexandria, there's

DC Area Restaurant Week To Include Alexandria Eateries

There's often less to do in first weeks of the new year, but luckily Alexandria foodies have two upcoming events to enjoy. Even before Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week on Jan. 26-Feb. 4, 2018, there will be a larger event

Removal Of Lee Statue In DC Sought By Alexandria Legislator

Every state can have two statues in the U.S. Capitol's National Statuary Hall Collection. For Virginia, one of these is Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee, and an Alexandria legislator wants to change that.

Northam congratulated by Trump in phone call

President Trump called newly inaugurated Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (D) on Sunday to congratulate him on taking office, the White House said. Trump and Northam committed to working together

All-Clear At Hammond Middle School After Lockdown, Evacuation

Francis C. Hammond Middle School has been cleared of potential threats after police investigated Thursday. The school had evacuated students after initially putting the building on lockdown.

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