The Best Summer Trails To Explore in Alexandria

Fellow Alexandrians, it is summer again and there are now far more reasons to be outside than inside. Let's hit the trails, walk, run, jump, explore, and make the best out of this lovely time of the year. Nature is calling! Below, we've made a list of the best summer trails in Alexandria. Unsure where [...]

The Best Summer Trails To Explore in Alexandria2020-06-26T15:49:02+00:00

The Best Coffee Shops Located in Alexandria, Virginia

For most Americans, coffee is a drink like there is none other. It is as if it has its own league in our minds and simply overrules all attempted comparisons by outsiders. Yet it is also ironically very democratic for it is accessible to all in Alexandria. The plentitude of supply, however, is what muddies [...]

The Best Coffee Shops Located in Alexandria, Virginia2020-06-26T15:49:02+00:00

Alexandria Orchestra and Film Festival Partner Up for Combined Presentations

This November, Alexandria residents will experience their annual arts festivals like they have never before. The memories they will take home includes productions of film screenings and live orchestral music showings around the same themes.    Alexandria Film Festival (AFF) and Alexandria Symphony Orchestra (ASO) have joined hands to create something new. They bring the Homegrown: American Stories [...]

Alexandria Orchestra and Film Festival Partner Up for Combined Presentations2020-06-26T15:49:02+00:00

Alexandria’s Water Taxis Increase in Trip Frequency

Alexandria's water taxis will soon have approval by the Alexandria City Council to increase the frequency of trips in the morning. Following approval by the Alexandria City Council, the Potomac Riverboat Company (PRC) is now making final preparations to advance the workdays' first service to District Wharf from 6:40 a.m. to 6 a.m. And with it, there [...]

Alexandria’s Water Taxis Increase in Trip Frequency2020-06-26T15:49:02+00:00

Pending Legislation Aims at Transforming DC Politics, Enhance Representation

There are three separate bills currently awaiting D.C. Council. If approved, these bills have the potential to introduce a much more popular political system to the nation's capital. The proposals include a bicameral, larger legislature to which non-citizen residents could elect their representatives as well. All three of the bills are proposing fundamental changes [...]

Pending Legislation Aims at Transforming DC Politics, Enhance Representation2020-06-26T15:49:03+00:00

Alexandria: History, Traditions & Safety Ensure Best Holidays

In Alexandria, Virginia, visitors from the rest of Greater Washington always get a chance to enjoy their time to the fullest of their imagination. During the holidays, however, the city radiates a nationwide appeal, delighting people from all corners of the country. And that is not without good reason, either. Possessing a small-town charm in [...]

Alexandria: History, Traditions & Safety Ensure Best Holidays2020-06-26T15:49:02+00:00

DC Metro Area Readying to House 1 Million More People By 2045

Washington, D.C. has understandably an irresistible charm for current and prospective white-collars across the nation. As always, the influx of new talents is good news if its urban impact could somehow be balanced. Will our city be able to do that when it should? Or more simply, what is the plan? Official forecasts suggest that [...]

DC Metro Area Readying to House 1 Million More People By 20452020-06-26T15:49:03+00:00

Online Voting: Alexandria Runs for Best US City Title

Travel + Leisure magazine has nominated Virginia's Alexandria as one of the contenders for next year's Best US City Award.   Now the historic city has a chance of holding the prestigious title if the magazine's readers choose it over other nominees. And that will depend on Alexandria lovers' interest in the survey in [...]

Online Voting: Alexandria Runs for Best US City Title2020-06-26T15:49:03+00:00