The Howard Hughes Corp. plans to begin an ambitious redevelopment of Landmark Mall in Alexandria in spring 2014 following the Alexandria City Council's approval of the multimillion-dollar project.
A staff member at an Alexandria high school is under investigation for having inappropriate contact with students.
The Alexandria Planning Commission has approved a plan to reopen the former Sultan Kabob at 1024 Cameron St. as a Middle Eastern restaurant — complete with a hookah bar and lounge on the second floor.
10 years for Va. man caught in pipe bomb sting; also sold homemade flamethrowers, grenades
National Science Foundation moving headquarters from Arlington to Alexandria
Two Atlanta men who ran a prostitution ring that employed underage girls and stretched from Maryland to Florida have been sentenced to 25 and 20 years in prison.
A police officer shot in the head during a traffic stop is suing Alexandria Yellow Cab, Inc.
The Alexandria City Council this week moved to require all cabs in the city to accept credit cards by September, with fares remaining the same. And this weekend, the first D.C. cabs with credit-card readers are on the road. With them comes a new fare structure.
Hillary Clinton supporter gets more than 2 years for illegally funneling campaign cash
An Arlington County sheriff's deputy is being held without bond after he was arrested and charged with murder.
Guitarist and composer Ottmar Liebert helped to establish "new flamenco" music in the early '90s. Think flamenco guitar mixed with Latin, jazz, and even Middle Eastern influences.
The death of Julian Dawkins has been ruled a homicide by gunshot wound, following an autopsy.
After a wreck in Arlington dumped 1,800 gallons of sewage into area storm drains, officials are warning residents and their pets to steer clear of Four Mile Run.
The playground at the Agudas Achim Congregation, in Alexandria, is 30 years old, but on Sunday morning it was unveiled to the community completely rebuilt with a new look.
The wife of Alexandria police officer Peter Laboy spoke to media on Tuesday for the first time since her husband was shot in the head during a traffic stop four months ago.
A grand jury in Alexandria has indicted taxicab driver Kashif Bashir on attempted murder charges for allegedly shooting police officer Peter Laboy in February.
They'd no doubt taken more difficult steps since being wounded, but 36 injured veterans are taking their first strides toward regaining some mobility - learning how to operate Segways.
A former U.S. Postal Service official has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for accepting bribes to help a Maryland company contracts.
The Virginia Lottery says someone bought a $1 million Powerball ticket in Christiansburg.
A twist on typical prom honors is causing controversy at a local high school.