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Peter Saletta joins Old Town Alexandria restaurant as the executive chef. Read more

Food & Dining

Lee-Fendall House

Photo by M. Enriquez for Visit Alexandria

A special program July 13 teaches how 'old fashioned' ice cream was really made. Read more

Events

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Old Town Alexandria building built in the 1800s was previously slated for condo development. Read more

News

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Alexandria Living Magazine

The ship is a replica of the first ship authorized to serve in the Continental Navy. Read more

News

Old Town Alexandria historic property, with ties to General George Washington, features eight sumptuous bedroom suites available as soon as July. Read more

Business

Reproduction tall ship to bring maritime to life along Alexandria’s waterfront. Read more

Events

The Garden Club of Alexandria recently celebrated the completion of the Alexandria Tourist Center, Ramsay House garden renovation. Read more

News

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Kalista Diamantopoulos

Two Instagram-worthy murals could grace the sides of Old Town buildings. Read more

Out and About

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Contributed by Phil G. Photography

Two events (one coming June 6) look at the significance of D-Day on its 75th anniversary. Read more

Out and About

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Smithsonian

Music, vehicles, re-enactors, a ceremony and historic analysis are part of June 1 and June 6 plans. Read more

Events

T.C. Williams remembers Bill Yoast

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Iconic 'Remember the Titans' Coach Bill Yoast, who helped transform race relations in Alexandria in the 1970s, has died. Read more

News

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Glenda Booth

'We’re a variety store. We have a little bit of everything.' Read more

Business

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Chris Militzer/Miliman12 Photography

Virginia and Maryland have some amazing antique shops — here are a few of them. Read more

Travel

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Chris Militzer/Miliman12 Photography

Where to dine, stay and play for a modern vacation in one of Virginia's oldest towns. Read more

Travel

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Chris Militzer/Alexandria Living Magazine

The socially-conscious outdoor sports and gear company will lease the historic theater. Read more

Business

New book ranks U.S. presidents

Image courtesy of PublicAffairs

Kick-off for new book that ranks and measures the success of U.S. presidents is set for April 23 at Mount Vernon. Read more

Lifestyle

Thousands gathered in Old Town Alexandria to watch the largest parade celebrating the birth of George Washington in the United States. Read more

Out and About

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From bellini to panini, restaurants served up cherry-themed dishes in February as part of the Washington Birthday Celebration. Read more

Food & Dining

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Lee-Fendall House Museum

Eggs, Easter crafts and more support the historic home and gardens. Read more

Events

  • Author Susan Swain, co-CEO and president, C-SPAN

    Photo courtesy of C-SPAN

    Author Susan Swain, co-CEO and president, C-SPAN

  • New book ranks U.S. presidents

    Image courtesy of PublicAffairs

    New book ranks U.S. presidents

  • Young Washington book cover

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    Young Washington book cover

    Author Peter Stark will give a free talk Thursday night at Mount Vernon on his book about 'Young Washington."

  • Author Peter Stark

    Image courtesy of Mount Vernon

    Author Peter Stark

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    Adam Auel

  • Ice Cream Social at Historic Home

    Photo by Clem Onojeghuo

    Ice Cream Social at Historic Home

    Come see one of the oldest homes in Alexandria; donations go to the future museum.