Alexandria News

Why I’m running for reelection

By Canek Aguirre I am proud of my record of service to our community for the entire 13 years I have called the Port City home. First working in Alexandria…

Unite Here is in Alexandria

To the editor: I have been a union lawyer for the past 25 years, and have no formal or informal relationship with Unite Here. I will not be voting for…

I endorse James Lewis and Aliya Gaskins

To the editor: For 35 years I have been a resident of Old Town and during this time, our sleepy old place has become ever more vibrant and populated; however,…

I endorse James Lewis and Alyia Gaskins

To the editor: For 35 years I have been a resident of Old Town and during this time, our sleepy old place has become ever more vibrant and populated; however,…

Grateful on Memorial Day

In the midst of this year of political campaigns – nasty and vicious at the national level and just peculiar here in Alexandria – comes Memorial Day. Just in time.…

WAPF Meeting on Thyroid Function

Shep Saltzman’s topic for his Weston A. Price Foundation (WAPF) presentation May 19 was Thyroid Function but his bottom line was, “You can’t cookie cutter people. You have to get…

Remembering Rocky

Members of the West Point Class of 1959 gathered recently for a reunion in the DC area, making a special visit to pay their respects to their fallen classmate, Vietnam…

Gelato shop in Del Ray closing next month

Del Ray Boccato, a gelato spot at 2400 Mount Vernon Avenue that opened in 2020, is closing up shop next month. In a message shared on social media and the…