Residents in Alexandria who rent out their homes through the short-term rental service Airbnb will have to start charging hotel occupancy taxes.
A fired Alexandria elementary school cook played a major role in the struggle for civil rights near the nation’s capital.
The D.C. area’s extremely lean number of houses for sale got a boost in February, with new listings jumping 25.4 percent, boosting total active listings by 5.5 percent.
During the investigation a man reported that his dog was in a fight with a fox. The fox attempted to bite the man but only managed to steal his shoe.
Some residents in two Alexandria neighborhoods were left high and dry after water main breaks Tuesday.
The suspect in a Fairfax County murder earlier this month, whose neck tattoo was cited by police as a distinguishing factor, was arrested in New Hampshire Tuesday night.
Two people were killed and one has serious injuries after a shooting in Alexandria, Virginia, Sunday.
Police arrested an 18-year-old man they believe was involved in a robbery attempt and sexual battery in Alexandria earlier this month.
A woman in Fairfax County was killed Tuesday when she was hit by a pickup truck while standing by her mailbox. The driver, police said, seems to have suffered a medical emergency and lost control.
A Northern Virginia city is conducting an online survey seeking suggestions for renaming Jefferson Davis Highway.
Torrential rains and a small mudslide last week caused over $1 million in damage at George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate, but the historic site has remained open as crews work on repairs.
About two dozen people gathered for a prayer vigil for peace Wednesday night at an Alexandria church not far from the baseball practice shooting earlier that day.
Racist flyers were found this past weekend plastered on trees and utility poles and wedged on car windshields in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria.
Alexandria’s 24th Annual Earth Day centered on sustaining the environment. It was specifically themed “Clean Water Starts with You.”
More than 100 people gathered in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County, Virginia on Saturday afternoon in protest of the recent detainment of six people shortly after they had left a church shelter in February.
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