Alexandria News

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The Hearts of Del Ray

Dog Store, Duncan Library share annual award.

Del Ray

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George Washington’s Birthday Parade Is Monday, Feb. 19

GW Parade scheduled

New Race and Social Equity Officer

Alexandria News Briefs

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African American Heritage Trail

Ribbon cutting officially opens South Route.

“This is another thoughtful way to engage everyone who comes to Alexandria.” — U.S. Rep. Don Beyer (D-8)

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Monumental First Step

Va. House passes bill to advance Potomac Yard entertainment complex; local opposition continues.

“Today’s vote is an important milestone in the efforts to bring a sports and entertainment district to Potomac Yard.” — Mayor Justin Wilson

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The Hunt for the Missing Maestro


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‘You Set the Standard High’

Circuit Court judge Clark retires after 12 years on the bench.

Judge retires

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Year of the Dragon

Lunar New Year festival returns to Old Town.

Lunar New Year

USDA Now Accepting Applications for Veterinary Services Grant Opportunities in Designated Areas of Virginia

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) has nominated five veterinary services shortage areas in the Commonwealth that have a need for veterinarians practicing food supply veterinary medicine.

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Tri Pointe Homes To Open Two New Townhome Communities

The projects add more than 220 new homes in Alexandria.

Tri Pointe Homes, Inc., one of the largest homebuilders in the U.S., wil hold the grand opening of two new townhome communities in Alexandria. Eisenhower Pointe will open in the West End neighborhood on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2024.

Fill the Fridge for Carpenter’s Shelter

Carpenter’s Shelter needs help to Fill the Fridge from Feb. 20 to Feb. 24. Your help is needed to fill the refrigerators, freezers and pantries at the Hoffman Center and Alexandria Community Shelter (ACS).

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Donald Dinan

Alexandria Aces founder dies at 74.

“Don was a walking encyclopedia and a wealth of knowledge.” — Alexandria Aces owner Frank Fannon

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Local Audubon Chapter Votes to Change Its Name

John James Audubon claimed ownership of enslaved people