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Beth Lawton

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Beth Lawton is publisher of Alexandria Living Magazine. She has also founded Canoe Media Services, a content marketing agency based in Alexandria. She has worked for several online-only news publications and small businesses in editorial, marketing and business development roles, including the Lawrence Journal-World and KUSports.com, MKE in Milwaukee, The V.I. Source in the U.S. Virgin Islands and AOL's Patch.com. She also worked at the Newspaper Association of America, where she ran the Digital Edge Awards and blog, the Online Publishing Update and more. She graduated from Washington University (in St. Louis) and Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism with a digital media storytelling focus — and she would go back to either in a heartbeat. 

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Alexandria Chamber of Commerce

'National Landing' area set for major changes in the years ahead. Read more

Business

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City of Alexandria

Residents will need to take glass to "purple bins" for recycling. Read more

Home & Garden

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VDOT

Initial traffic analysis shows 'no material change' to traffic on Seminary Road from highway ramp. Read more

News

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Google Maps

Shoppers will close four stores and sell more than a dozen others. The Burke Shoppers will become a Lidl. Read more

Food & Dining

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National Park Service

National Park Service officials are looking at removing lanes, adding modern roundabouts to key intersections. Read more

News

City officials worry changing the ramp could lead to more cut-through traffic in Alexandria. Read more

News

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Alexandria Living Magazine

A chilly 8 a.m. walk with residents got heated at some points as residents discussed 'road diet' concerns. Read more

News

Bailey's Crossroads among stores closing. Read more

Business

Residents and commuters seem largely displeased with the results of the Seminary Road 'diet.' Read more

News

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City of Alexandria

Virginia Tech will develop several buildings where the Potomac Yard movie theater now sits. Read more

News

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Pixabay

There will be fewer 'private' or 'exclusive' listings in Northern Virginia, which may increase competition for homes. Read more

Home & Garden

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Code Ninjas

Coding education center for kids focuses on learning computer programming through games. Read more

Business

Ceremony honored veterans who are local business owners for their contributions to the community and the country. Read more

Business

New bead boutique carries rare and hard-to-find Czech glass beads and more. Read more

Business

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DoodyCalls

Now in 20 states, some of DoodyCall’s first customers were here in Alexandria. Read more

Profiles

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Kalista Diamantopoulos

The interactive public art will be replaced in the spring with a new Site/See: New Views in Old Town piece. Read more

News

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Daddio

The Nov. 7 - 10 festival in Alexandria includes premiers, homecomings, a Veteran's Showcase and more. Read more

Events

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Chris Militzer/Alexandria Living Magazine

The outdoor store is under construction now. Read more

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ACT for Alexandria

News

City Council voted the heavy industrial use is inconsistent with plans for the neighborhood. Read more

News