Uncovering the secret past in the Town of Potomac.
Gambling. Corruption, Racism. Greed. These are all part of a little-known narrative from the Del Ray's long-ago past, a time when progressive leaders closed a corrupt racetrack and formed the Town of Potomac, only to see an unwanted attempt by Alexandria City Hall to steal the land in a controversial annexation.
A bird’s eye view of the city’s religious congregations.
An abiding sense of community.
From the waterfront to the West End.
Navigating the ABCs
Dining out or volunteering, opportunities abound to help community.
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2017 Newcomers & Community Guide