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The latest news and information in and about Old Town Alexandria.

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EYA LLC

Alexandria Restaurant Partners proposes a 5,000-sq. foot waterfront eatery at Robinson Landing serving up grilled steaks, seafood and a full bar. Read more

Food & Dining

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Eric Althoff

The famous chef behind Restaurant Eve, Eammon's, Hummingbird and more talks about his future and past. Read more

Profiles

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Courtesy Society Fair

The food emporium and restaurant hoped to raise $30,000 to stay open, but owners announced it would not close this week. Read more

Food & Dining

Company launching food tours in Alexandria.

Photo by K Summerer for Visit Alexandria

Carpe DC Food Tours will lead participants on three-hour informative tours exploring restaurants, culture and history of Old Town Alexandria. Read more

Food & Dining

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Rendering courtesy of softLAB

The first public interactive art installation at Alexandria's Waterfront will arrive this spring. Read more

Out and About

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Courtesy of the Tall Ship Providence Foundation

Tall ship Providence will be docked in Alexandria permanently by mid-July. Read more

Out and About

Rendering of Torpedo Factory area food and crafts market

Image courtesy of City of Alexandria

City planning commission to consider proposal to use outdoor space on the waterfront for art displays, dining, beer and wine. Read more

Food & Dining

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Photo Courtesy of the City of Alexandria

Alexandria's own 1858 Pettyman Hose Carriage was in the running for a grant program from the Virginia Association of Museums. Read more

News

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Chris Militzer/Miliman12 Photography

New King Street cafe offers coffee, french pastries, breakfast, salads, flatbreads and more. Read more

Food & Dining

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Urbano 116

This is Mexico City-native Chef Alam Méndez Florián’s first U.S. restaurant. Read more

Food & Dining

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Chris Militzer/Miliman 12 Photography

A snowy weekend in Alexandria. Read more

News

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Photo Courtesy of Drybar

The blow-dry-only salon will open this spring. Read more

Business

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Courtesy of the City of Alexandria special use permit documentation.

The City Council is expected to approve redevelopment of the Bastille, MetroStage sites at 1201 N. Royal St. Read more

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Longest-running designer warehouse sale in the region set for Saturday, Feb. 2. Read more

Events

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Photo by Mellenie Runion

Alexandria Beautification winners were awarded for their exceptional efforts in contributing to the beautification of Alexandria through architecture, landscaping and sustainable practices. Read more

Home & Garden

On March 2, Alexandria turns green for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade. Read more

Out and About

Alexandria's Potomack Company to auction desk owned by Broadway composer Frank Loesser, who wrote classic Christmas song 'Baby It's Cold Outside.' Read more

Home & Garden

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Rendering courtesy of Edens and Gables Residential

A studio featuring low impact cardio rowing workouts is joining the 530 First Street development. Read more

Health & Wellness

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Photo courtesy of Visit Alexandria

The City's Residential Permit Parking (RPP) Program is being updated and is looking for your feedback on the top issues to review. Read more

News

  • Thomas Jefferson letter to be auctioned

    Image courtesy of Potomac Company

    Thomas Jefferson letter to be auctioned

  • Company launching food tours in Alexandria.

    Photo by K Summerer for Visit Alexandria

    Company launching food tours in Alexandria.

  • Rendering of Torpedo Factory area food and crafts market

    Image courtesy of City of Alexandria

    Rendering of Torpedo Factory area food and crafts market

  • Alexandria Warehouse Sale celebrates 15 years

  • Desk by Broadway composer to go up for auction in Alexandria.

    Photo courtesy of The Potomack Company.

    Desk by Broadway composer to go up for auction in Alexandria.

  • Bistro Sancerre

    Photo by Alexandria Living Magazine

    Bistro Sancerre

    A new upscale French bistro and wine bar will open Jan. 12 in Alexandria.