No fireworks for Alexandria's big "First Night" celebration

There are some big celebrations coming up for "First Night" this year but one of the biggest has a big change -- no fireworks.

Thursday - 12/29/2011, 01:05pm EST

Artfully Chocolate to close Logan Circle location

Artfully Chocolate will close its Logan Circle storefront, its owner said via e-mail blast.

Thursday - 12/29/2011, 09:34am EST

Beer of the Week: Port City 'Tidings'

Sing it with us: "It's the most wonderful time of the year... With the kids jingle-belling and brewers all crafting great holiday beeeeeeeers...."

Friday - 12/23/2011, 04:58pm EST

Va. man convicted in death of student at party

Authorities say a 21-year-old Alexandria man has been convicted in the fatal shooting of a University of Maryland University College student.

Wednesday - 12/21/2011, 07:45am EST

Controversy continues for redevelopment of Alexandria waterfront

Plans to redevelop the popular waterfront in Alexandria continue to spark controversy, even as publication of a report recommends more study.

Tuesday - 12/20/2011, 01:57pm EST

All Inner Loop local lanes reopen in Va.

An accident had closed the local lanes of the Inner Loop of the Capital Beltway before Telegraph Road.

Monday - 12/19/2011, 09:54am EST

NOVA back to normal after lockdown

The Alexandria campus of Northern Virginia Community College was on lockdown for hours Thursday because of a distraught man.

Friday - 12/16/2011, 03:44am EST

D.C.-area bars make list of America's best

The latest local buzz is over what's being served up at some area establishments.

Monday - 12/12/2011, 04:35am EST

Accused Pakistani agent scheduled to enter plea

A Virginia man accused of secretly receiving millions of dollars from Pakistan's spy service while he lobbied Congress on the disputed Kashmir territory is expected to plead guilty to federal charges Wednesday.

Tuesday - 12/06/2011, 02:07pm EST

Satellite parking suggested to ease Mark Center traffic

Satellite parking, as far away as Prince William and Stafford counties, is one idea being floated to ease the anticipated congestion in Alexandria with the relocation of 6,400 defense-related workers.

Friday - 12/02/2011, 03:45am EST

Pentagon IG: Army used flawed info. on BRAC move to Mark Center

The inspector general's report that's coming out this week says the Army did not meet state and federal standards when it decided to relocate 6,400 workers to Alexandria.

Thursday - 12/01/2011, 08:07am EST

15-story apt. building coming to Alexandria

Wednesday - 11/30/2011, 06:38pm EST

Campaign educates on sharing the road with big rigs

In Alexandria Saturday, both kids and adults got to hop up and sit in the cab of a tractor trailer as part of the "Share the Road" campaign.

Sunday - 11/27/2011, 07:57am EST

Capitol Christmas Tree makes a cameo in Alexandria

This time of year, the Capitol Christmas Tree is a major superstar. It rolled into Alexandria's Del Ray neighborhood Saturday morning with a police escort.

Saturday - 11/26/2011, 05:12pm EST

Va. man charged in fatal stabbing in Md.

Authorities say an Alexandria man has been arrested in the fatal stabbing of a 20-year-old in Prince George's County.

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 10:27am EST

Female jogger assaulted in Alexandria

Alexandria Police are investigating an assault that occurred early Monday morning on a female jogger.

Monday - 11/21/2011, 03:24pm EST

From poverty in Ireland to success in Alexandria

Pat Troy, the owner of Ireland's Own restaurant in Alexandria and the founder of the city's St. Patrick's Day parade, is telling his life story in an autobiography.

Saturday - 11/19/2011, 02:19pm EST

FEMA approves aid to some, leaves others left out

FEMA has approved federal disaster assistance to help eight local governments in Virginia with the costs of cleanup from Tropical Storm Lee flooding.

Thursday - 11/17/2011, 06:01pm EST

Continental Realty buys Alexandria apartments

Thursday - 11/17/2011, 11:13am EST
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