Every drop of water counts at Alexandria Earth Day event

Alexandria celebrates Earth Day with a fashion show, water exhibits and beautiful weather.

Saturday - 04/20/2013, 06:46pm EDT

Spring2Action Day offers donations to Boston (VIDEO)

Following the Boston Marathon bombings, people across the country are asking how they can help victims and the city of Boston recover.

Wednesday - 04/17/2013, 05:07am EDT

Controversial Beauregard redevelopment gains Alexandria approval

A redevelopment project that could take 30 years to implement and could displace more than 8,000 people, was approved by the Alexandria City Council.

Sunday - 04/14/2013, 11:53am EDT

Grand jury to hear evidence in Laboy case

The Woodbridge man charged with shooting an Alexandria Police officer was in court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing. A judge has sent the case to a grand jury to determine whether he should be formally charged in the case.

Wednesday - 04/10/2013, 06:42pm EDT
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Judge will determine Renoir painting's owner

Judge will determine Renoir painting's rightful owner; Va. woman says she bought it for $7

Friday - 04/05/2013, 03:10pm EDT

New Telegraph Road interchange promises to ease congestion

Work is now finished on a new interchange at Telegraph Road, the final step in the decade-long Woodrow Wilson Bridge Project.

Friday - 04/05/2013, 05:56am EDT

Hearing delayed for man accused in Syria fighting

A magistrate has delayed a detention hearing for an Arizona man accused of fighting alongside an al-Qaida group in Syria.

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 07:20pm EDT

Prestigious Fairfax school plans $90M renovation

Fairfax County's Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology plans $90M renovation

Tuesday - 04/02/2013, 12:02pm EDT

Crime in Alexandria drops to 1960s levels

Crime has dropped to historically low levels in Alexandria, police say.

Monday - 04/01/2013, 04:33pm EDT

Va. bus fares to go up in July

It will soon cost more to take a bus in Alexandria.

Sunday - 03/31/2013, 10:25am EDT

Alexandria mulls redevelopment near Landmark Mall

Alexandria is considering a massive redevelopment project that could change the face of the city.

Thursday - 03/28/2013, 05:08pm EDT

Ground broken for 323 apartments at Potomac Yard

MRP Realty and The JBG Cos. have started construction on The Alric, a 323-unit apartment building at 731 Seaton Ave. in Alexandria.

Wednesday - 03/27/2013, 02:04pm EDT

Displacement fears grow with Va. housing development

A massive development plan that will change the face of Alexandria over 30 years will also displace thousands of working class people along the way.

Thursday - 03/21/2013, 01:40pm EDT

Safeway opens newly renovated store in Alexandria

Safeway Inc. has reopened a newly renovated location at the Belle View Shopping Center in Alexandria.

Tuesday - 03/19/2013, 03:51am EDT

Alexandria council votes 6-1 to rezone waterfront

Alexandria City Council votes again to rezone waterfront, allowing hotels, parks

Sunday - 03/17/2013, 11:07am EDT

Military moms-to-be showered with baby gifts (PHOTOS)

Operation Shower threw a baby shower for 40 expectant military spouses to let them know how much they are appreciated.

Friday - 03/15/2013, 07:32am EDT

Injured Alexandria officer faces months of recovery

Alexandria police officer Peter Laboy faces another six months to one year of recovery. And his coworkers and supporters continue their fundraising efforts to help Laboy's family.

Friday - 03/15/2013, 05:41am EDT

Animal Welfare League of Alexandria hosts third annual Mardi Growl

A masked, bead-bedecked and boa-clad crowd celebrated the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria celebrated the third annual Mardi Growl.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 01:08pm EDT

Fundraiser for injured Alexandria police officer raises 75k

Community members and friends of Alexandria Officer Peter Laboy, shot in the head two weeks ago, raised more than $75,000 at a weekend fundraiser for his family.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 11:40am EDT
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Despite strides, Northern Virginia still grappling with homelessness

Despite improvements, thousands remain on the streets in Northern Virginia. WTOP takes an in-depth look into how some counties are addressing the issue.

Monday - 03/11/2013, 07:31am EDT
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