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Summer Camp Information Now Available!

The 2020 Summer of Smiles Summer Camp Guide is now available. View more than 75 camp options for youth ages 2 to 17, including sports; creative arts; computers; nature; performing…

MISSING PERSON: Monique “Lucy” Robinson, 26

ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Alexandria Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Monique “Lucy” Robinson, a 26-year old black female. Ms. Robinson was last seen in the 400…

Speak Easy: The Alexandria Times Podcast

Welcome to Speak Easy, the Alexandria Times’ first podcast. Each month, our reporters will sit down with noteworthy residents, business owners, artists and community leaders to chat about all things…

Pat M. Booth dies at 83

Pat M. Booth returned to her Heavenly Father on Jan. 5, 2020. She passed peacefully in the morning unexpectedly. Pat was born two months premature on June 16, 1936, in…

Community Relations Division

Community Relations Division Community Relations DivisionThe mission of the Community Relations Division (CRD) is to actively build positive relationships with the members of our communities and develop partnerships with all…

Health & Wellness: Become a winter weather warrior

By Genevieve Story Running in the winter means long runs in layers, fearless footwear, fleeting daylight, adapting to the elements and a commitment to consistency. Nothing comes easy in running,…

Rainy Day Ribbon Cutting for New Glass Recycling Bin

Alexandria Council members Amy Jackson, Canek Aguirre, Mo Seifelden, Del Pepper, and John Chapman joined Vice Mayor Elizabeth Bennett-Parker and Mayor Justin Wilson, City Manager Mark Jinks along with Yon…

FYI Alexandria – January 27, 2020

 In the latest FYI Alexandria, read about how the Alexandria Treatment Court is changing lives; find out how to vote absentee Democratic Primary Election; learn more about how to participate…

MISSING PERSON: Gregory Fountain Smith, 66, Alexandria

James Fountain Smith (Courtesy image)ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Alexandria Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing person identified as Gregory Fountain Smith, a 66 year old…

Puppy Meetups at Whole Dogz, Only $5.00 a Session

(Photo: Shutterstock)ALEXANDRIA, VA – Beginning this Saturday, January 25th, Whole Dogz, the award-winning doggie day care provider at 4748 Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304, will be offering a weekly puppy…

Alexandria Sailor Prepares Meals Aboard U.S. Navy Warship

ATLANTIC OCEAN (Jan. 22, 2020) Culinary Specialist Seaman Marilyn Mejiasanchez, from Alexandria, Virginia, assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford’s (CVN 78) supply department, prepares dessert in Ford’s aft galley. Ford…