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Stories for June 2019

Stories for June 2019

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Saturday, June 29

Thursday, June 27

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City’s Investment In Full Bloom

Shoreline and Windmill Park areas enter first growing season.

City’s Investment in Shoreline Project in Full Bloom

Wednesday, June 26

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Metropolitan School of the Arts Names 2019 Graduates

Beth Mann of Springfield earned scholarship to the Richmond Ballet Trainee Program.

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Tuesday, June 25

Opinion: Editorial: Campaign Finance Reform? Yes

Surprise! “No limits” can stimulate large amounts of campaign cash for many kinds of candidates and from many kinds of donors.

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Opinion: Residents Invited to ‘Do More 24’

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Monday, June 24

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Del Ray Business Association Honors Lawhorne

Sheriff receives surprise “Key to Del Ray.”

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The Other Alexandria: Remembering ‘Roro’ Scott

Parker-Gray’s All Star

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Saturday, June 22

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The Challenge of Finding a Compatible Kidney

Local company seeks match for one of its own.

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Aging Navigator Helps with Life Decisions

Easing the health care process.

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Friday, June 21

Thursday, June 20

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Amazon, Virginia Tech Detail Their Plans

Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce hosts discussion.

Mount Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce hosts Amazon discussion

Wednesday, June 19

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Cooking, Counting, Drama

And other fun ways to preserve skills during the summer.

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Opinion: Column: Consumers In Focus: Why So Cold?

Understanding credit freezes and other tools to protect your finances and identity.

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Tuesday, June 18

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Opinion: Commentary: Answering the Call

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The Sting of Shakespeare’s Intent in Alexandria

Metropolitan Homeschool Productions is optimistic about relationships in “The Taming of the Shrew.”

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People At Work: Therapeutic Pinpricks in Alexandria

Making a difference in people’s lives.

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Mayor Wilson: Shared Goals with Islamic Relief USA

Speaks at Ramadan dinner event.

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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Old Power Plant’s Legacy

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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Preserve Indigenous Culture and Identity

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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: A New Method of Recycling

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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Improve Health Coverage

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Red, White and BBQ in Alexandria

Giant Food, Myron Mixon raise funds for USO.

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$460,000 to 170 Students in Alexandria

TC seniors awarded record scholarships.

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Bright Futures for Campagna Center

Passport Auto celebrated as Business Partner of the Year.

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Monday, June 17

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Aggravated in Alexandria

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Modest Pay, Decent Benefits in Alexandria

A look at public school employees’ pay and benefits.

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‘Mediocrity Has Been Acceptable’ in Alexandria

ACPS budget grows, expected to grow more next year, as higher quality sought.

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Sunday, June 16

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Mount Vernon Community Band Celebrates 40 Years

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Squeaker for Saslaw

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Wednesday, June 12

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Versatility of Abstract Art

Ideas for decorating with this adaptable art form.

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Virginia Democratic Primary: Small Voter Turnout Heralds Big Changes

McKay’s ‘Experience Counts’ tagline resonates, as does the call for criminal justice reform in the Commonwealth’s Attorney race.

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Tuesday, June 11

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Wine on the Water in Alexandria

ASF hosts annual riverfront fundraiser.

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Love at First Bite in Alexandria

Sell-out crowd for Taste of Del Ray.

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Monday, June 10

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‘A Night of Fear and Awe’

D-Day survivor recalls the Battle of Normandy.

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‘Challenge of Our Generation’ in Alexandria

Planning Commission approves stricter building, open space regulations, citing climate change.

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AWLA: ‘Cuddle Time’: Cozying Up with a Rabbit or Lizard

Non-traditional pets find their way into hearts of adopters.

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Saturday, June 8

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Little Theatre of Alexandria Presents ‘A Fox on the Fairway’

Madcap adventure about love, life, and golf.

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Wednesday, June 5

Vote for Clerk of Circuit Court of Alexandria

Two candidates vie for Democratic nomination; eight-year term.

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PTSD: Recognizing and Healing

During PTSD Awareness Month, clinicians work to educate public on the disorder.

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Opinion: Commentary: Lessons from the Greatest Generation

Reflections on the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

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Monday, June 3

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‘Wheels Day’ in Beverley Hills

North Ridge tradition dates to 1940s.

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Remembering the Fallen of Alexandria

Honoring the sacrifice of local veterans.

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Reflecting on Sacrifice in Alexandria

“Hanoi Hilton” POW speaks at Memorial Day ceremony.

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Lyles-Crouch Celebrates Memorial Day

Students welcome Post 24 veterans.

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Alexandria School Budget: Final Adjustments

School division evaluates funding for full school custodian retention and restorative practices.

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Volunteer Alexandria: City Is No Stranger to Strong Storms

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Senior Services of Alexandria: How To Avoid Scams

Senior Law Day, June 22, offers recommendations.

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Two Unlikely Activists Made History in Alexandria

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