Alexandria News

Home profile: (Re)Building Home

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com When Jaime Frittman and her husband moved into their house in 2013, there was much about it that just felt right. There was a beautiful…

Local businesses eligible for grants from regional organization

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com The Alexandria/Arlington Emergency Layoff Aversion Assistance Program will award 11 grants to local businesses in order to retain their employees during the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak,…

Spring2ACTion moves up to April 15

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com ACT for Alexandria is moving up the online giving day for Spring2ACTion, its annual day of giving, to respond to community needs around the COVID-19…

Council passes emergency ordinances to combat COVID-19

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Council unanimously adopted several ordinances and resolutions in order to respond to the growing impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus during an emergency meeting held over the…

Staying Informed: City Issues Latest COVID-19 Update

Governor Northam has postponed elective surgeries to conserve medical supplies. (Courtesy photo)Alexandria, VA – The City of Alexandria and the Alexandria Health Department continue to strongly urge everyone to stay home…

Area Olympians take Tokyo postponement in stride

Noah Lyles, of Alexandria, Virginia, celebrates after winning the men’s 200 meters at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)Just call it the…

The City of Alexandria Provides COVID-19 Updates

Alexandria, VA – The Alexandria Health Department continues to strongly urge everyone to stay home except for essential trips such as food purchases and medical care. Each individual is a…

ACPS closes for the rest of 2019-2020 school year

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com In response to the growing outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus in Virginia, Gov. Ralph Northam (D) announced at a press conference on Monday that schools throughout…