An Alexandria woman will spend more than a year in prison for her role in a scheme involving Coast Guard contracts.
A bizarre backyard accident has left an Alexandria woman with severe burns.
WTOP's Kristi King reports from Alexandria.
The host of "America's Most Wanted" offers parents some straight-forward advice to help keep their children safe.
The ramp near the Mark Center in Alexandria would have "no significant" environmental impact on the area around Interstate 395.
Two former members of the Alexandria City Council and two incumbents are among the six winners of the Democratic primary for spots on the council, according to unofficial election results.
The man charged with driving under the influence before hitting and killing an 8-year-old boy and severely injuring his mother was found guilty on all counts by a Virginia Circuit Court judge Wednesday.
To mark one of those big "0" birthdays, WTOP's Paula Wolfson has decided to run the Marine Corps Marathon. She will be sharing her journey along the way in a series of blog posts.
Firefighters in Alexandria are at the scene of a two-alarm blaze that broke out a commercial building near the Van Dorn Street Metro station.
New U.S. Census data suggest some areas in the D.C. region are doing better than others.
Some residents in the Groveton neighborhood of Alexandria are still without water after 12 hours.
A Florida man was sentenced Friday to eight years in prison for running a Ponzi scheme that swindled hundreds of victims out of $8 million.
During the first three months of this year, more than 3,200 red-light fines have been handed out at the city's three red-light intersections.
A redevelopment plan in a neighborhood that has had a lot of changes lately may be catching some local residents by surprise.
How many pets are too many? In Alexandria, there's a legal limit to the number of pets residents can have.
Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille is one of the strongest supporters of a plan that would increase allowable density at three sites along the waterfront. He dismisses criticism that the plan is a threat to the health of the Potomac River.
Alexandria, Va., is having a love affair with books.
The Alexandria City Council has approved a far-reaching plan to redevelop the Beauregard area.
Alexandria's Planning Commission approved Wednesday what's known as the Beauregard Small Area Plan, after a public hearing where many residents begged them to reconsider.
Four Virginia cities have been recognized for encouraging children to play.