For those looking to celebrate the New Year with the whole family, and also enjoy a fireworks show, the annual New Year’s Eve festival in Alexandria could do the trick.
Local businesses are offering free classes and stress-relieving deals to thousands of area federal employees even as they feel some of the brunt of the shutdown.
It’s been an ongoing controversy for the park initially named after Colonel John Fitzgerald, a former slave owner. But, council members announced the new, official name of the park along the Alexandria waterfront: Waterfront Park.
While Washington D.C. is a destination itself, if you feel like getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city, you can explore something a little slower paced with a ton of nearby attractions. There’s truly a little something for everyone whether you enjoy lounging on the beach, enjoying a drive-in movie or something a little more adventurous like white water rafting!
The home, listed at $8.5 million, was built in 1796, and soon sold to a plantation owner who entertained George Washington.
After a delay in construction from digging up a piece of 18th-century history, the first completed project in Old Town’s multiyear waterfront redevelopment plan is open for business — and a favorite chef will soon join.
Items belonging to famed American novelist Tom Clancy went up for auction Tuesday in Alexandria, and several sold for much more than expected.
Items from American novelist Tom Clancy’s 80-acre estate in Southern Maryland are on sale, and online bidding is underway.
St. Nick et al. hit the Potomac as part of the annual Skiing Santa event near Old Town Alexandria.
Old Town Alexandria flooded Thursday evening, and high tides could bring more through Saturday.
An Alexandria landmark continues to bring healing to some in Old Town Alexandria’s African-American community as the area marks the second anniversary of its dedication.
If people in the D.C. area had one place they preferred to live, almost 20 percent surveyed by Charles Schwab said it would be Old Town Alexandria.
Alexandria’s Old Town is once again recognized for its livability.
The LEED-certified, mixed-use project will include 232 apartments above 50,000 square feet of retail. Construction will start in late 2016, with completion scheduled for 2018.
The public got a brief peek at historic finds at an Alexandria construction site concealed behind fencing for months.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.