Old school Alexandria post office on chopping block

It's a little like stepping back in time when you open the bright red door to the Theological Seminary Post Office in Alexandria. Residents are upset that the post office is on a list for possible closures.

Wednesday - 07/27/2011, 04:42pm EDT

Metro starts new bus service to Mark Center in August

Metro adds a new bus line in Alexandria to ease BRAC gridlock, and bus schedules in Fairfax County will be modified to accommodate the upcoming growth at Fort Belvoir.

Wednesday - 07/27/2011, 05:23am EDT

Postal outlets in Va. considered for closure

More than 90 U.S. Postal Service retail outlets in Virginia are being considered for closure.

Tuesday - 07/26/2011, 02:44pm EDT

4 Paws could save young Alexandria boy's life one day

Seven-year-old Evan Moss has been suffering from seizures since the first month of his life.

Monday - 07/25/2011, 09:58am EDT

Telegraph Rd. on-ramps to Outer Loop closed mid-days

If you use the on-ramps from northbound and southbound Telegraph Road to the Capital Beltway's Outer Loop, heads up. The ramps will be closed to traffic from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Monday - 07/25/2011, 06:14am EDT

Authorities seek woman missing from Alexandria group home

Officials are asking for help finding a woman missing from an Alexandria group home for people with developmental disabilities.

Thursday - 07/21/2011, 05:12pm EDT

Obama to meet with Dalai Lama

President Barack Obama will meet with the Dalai Lama at the White House on Saturday.

Saturday - 07/16/2011, 05:04am EDT

New red light cameras in Alexandria

Drivers would be wise to not run yellow lights at three more intersections in the City of Alexandria as red light cameras will begin ticketing violators soon.

Monday - 07/11/2011, 02:07pm EDT

Metro could solve BRAC concerns with new bus lines

At a board meeting, Metro will propose creating new bus lines that will run frequent express service to both the Mark Center and Fort Belvoir.

Wednesday - 07/06/2011, 04:02am EDT

13-year-old helps save young boy from drowning

A 13-year-old girl is being hailed as a hero after helping save a a six-year-old boy at Alexandria's Warwick pool.

Saturday - 07/02/2011, 11:50am EDT

Alexandria teen wins top slot in songwriting contest

An Alexandria teen has beaten the competition to win Smashtune's songwriting contest.

Thursday - 06/30/2011, 03:17pm EDT

FBI, Army join Arlington National Cemetery probe

The mishandling of remains at Arlington National Cemetery is now the focus of a federal criminal investigation.

Wednesday - 06/29/2011, 04:18pm EDT

Alexandria teen competes to be top Smashtune songwriter

Keira Moran of Alexandria finds out Sunday whether she's one of the top five finalists in an Internet songwriting challenge.

Friday - 06/24/2011, 07:12pm EDT

Inner Loop ramp to Telegraph Road to close Friday

The exit will completely close between 9 a.m. and noon, weather permitting.

Thursday - 06/23/2011, 11:15am EDT

18 charged in nationwide drug ring bust

Suspects have been charged for involvement in a national marijuana ring that recruited college athletes as dealers.

Monday - 06/20/2011, 02:42pm EDT

Alexandria teacher indicted on child porn charges

An Alexandria City Public Schools teacher has been indicted on multiple child pornography charges, the second area educator to face child porn charges in as many days.

Thursday - 06/16/2011, 05:06pm EDT

Va. woman indicted on kidnapping charge

A federal grand jury has indicted a 20-year-old Norfolk woman for kidnapping.

Tuesday - 06/14/2011, 08:47pm EDT

Hospital: Girl survives rabies without vaccination

Foreclosures, declining housing prices and higher rents are all making it difficult to find a place to live in this region.

Monday - 06/13/2011, 03:54pm EDT

Dead Sea threatened both by shrinking and flooding

After years of back and forth between planners, the Alexandria City Council, and members of the community, Alexandria's waterfront plan may finally be moving forward.

Monday - 06/13/2011, 07:36am EDT

Vendor that provides meals for elderly shuts down

A contractor that provides meals to home-bound elderly residents in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia has shut down operations.

Saturday - 06/11/2011, 12:46pm EDT
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