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Pride Fair

City celebrates Pride, hosts Drag Story Hour.

Hundreds turned out to Market Square for the 7th annual Alexandria Pride Fair as city leaders unveiled a Pride wrapped DASH bus and a rainbow crosswalk on the street in front of City Hall.

Senior Law Day 2024

“Protecting Ourselves as We Age: Essential Personal and Financial Strategies”

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Mayor Debate

NBC News4 Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey, left, moderates a debate between Alexandria mayoral candidates Alyia Gaskins, Steven Peterson and Amy Jackson June 4 at the George Washington National Masonic Memorial.

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Alexandria Events Honoring Juneteenth

Highlights of Alexandria’s Black history and cultural experiences, including Juneteenth tours and celebrations, museum experiences, Black-owned businesses to support and more.

Highlights of Alexandria’s Black history and cultural experiences, including Juneteenth tours and celebrations, museum experiences, Black-owned businesses to support and more.

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Never Forget

Obama makes surprise visit to honor Alexandria’s fallen.

grave Visit

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Remembering the Fallen

Gold Star families join in Memorial Day ceremony.

Memorial Day

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Mount Vernon Springfield Chamber Awards $28,000 in Scholarships

Mount Vernon Springfield Chamber Awards $28,000 in Scholarships

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Guest House Celebrates 50 Years

It all began in 1975 with one woman’s dream to help women returning into society from prison who had committed nonviolent crimes. At the time there was no place for them to go and still today, Guest House is the only residential facility for these women in Northern Virginia.

Seventh Annual LGBTQ+ Pride Fair

Alexandria News Briefs

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Takin’ It to the Streets

Festival of Speed and Style returns to Old Town.

Hot Rods

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Fair Winds and Following Seas

ODBC marks opening of boating season.

ODBC marks opening of boating season.

Share Your Experiences With Extreme Heat

Alexandria News Briefs

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Bridge 23 Reopens on the Mount Vernon Trail

During a ribbon-cutting ceremony on May 19, the National Park Service (NPS) officially reopened Bridge 23 on the Mount Vernon Trail, located within the Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve.

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Remembering Rocky

West Point ’59 classmates visit Versace Plaza in Del Ray.

Members of the West Point Class of 1959 gathered recently for a reunion in the DC area, making a special visit to pay their respects to their fallen classmate, Vietnam War Medal of Honor recipient Capt. Humbert “Rocky” Versace.

WAPF Meeting on Thyroid Function

Shep Saltzman’s topic for his Weston A. Price Foundation (WAPF) presentation May 19 was Thyroid Function but his bottom line was, “You can’t cookie cutter people. You have to get to know them because everyone is different and what works for one person doesn’t work for another. There are so many patterns; it takes finesse to figure it out. I am very thorough.”