Alexandria News

SBA offers federal disaster loans to local small businesses

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Alexandria small businesses that are suffering from the coronavirus outbreak could be eligible for federal economic injury disaster loans. The U.S. Small Business Administration has…

WTOP Creates List of Grocery Store Hour Changes

Alexandria, VA – Grocery store chains throughout the D.C. area are accommodating groups who are most at-risk to the coronavirus with exclusive hours while also implementing other changes to keep stocks…

Information About Speeding Ticket Refunds

On October 2, 2019, the City of Alexandria announced that certain motorists who received speeding tickets would be entitled to refunds because the citations were based on police speedometers that…

City  Suspends Certain Regulatory Enforcement

The City of Alexandria has suspended enforcement of certain regulations and special use permit conditions that limit hours of operation, deliveries, off-premises alcohol sales, and outdoor sales and dining. The…

Little luck for Chadwicks this St. Paddy’s Day

By Denise Dunbar | ddunbar@alextimes.com At 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Chadwicks owner Trae Lamond posted signs announcing the restaurant was closed for all but carryout business, then walked across the…

Tying the Knot: Del Ray newlyweds share their love story

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Kristen Gratton and Patrick Sullivan turned a long-distance shot-in-the-dark into a lifelong commitment. The couple met briefly at a conference during their last semester of…

PBS and WETA Provide an At Home Survival Guide

Alexandria, VA – PBS and WETA realize it’s not easy for kids and their caretakers with schools closed for the next several weeks. They’ve created lots of stuff to keep…

Businesses feel impact of coronavirus

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com As the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus has increased across the country, in the region and in the city, people have had to…