Archives:March, 2016

Old Town Hunt In Formation

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Top Stories]

If a few zealous individuals have their way, Old Town’s streets will soon be alive with the greatest clatter of horses’ hooves not heard since the City was occupied during the Civil War.

Proposal To Sell City Hall For Casino Use Considered

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Top Stories]

Rumors are swirling around City Hall that the venerable building is to be sold for an adaptive reuse conversion as a gambling casino.

Trump Proposes Traffic Thinning At Campaign Stop

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Top Stories]

Congestion on the outer loop of the Capital Beltway between Shirley Highway and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge has produced massive amounts of cut through traffic in Alexandria. Residents on Janney’s Lane, Quaker Lane and Taylor Run Parkway are beyond furious.

TRAFFIC ALERT: 2016 Crystal Run 5K Friday Races In April

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Traffic & Transportation]

The Crystal Run 5K Friday races will take place each Friday evening in April (1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th). The Arlington County Police Department will conduct several road closures from approximately 6:15 p.m. until 8:15 p.m.

Spring For Alexandria – A Call To Service

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Volunteer Opportunities]

Spring for Alexandria is a time to celebrate philanthropy and community service in Alexandria. On May 3, local businesses and nonprofits will come together at the 18th Business Philanthropy Summit to invest in our community and hear from U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs, Bob McDonald. On May 13, volunteers will deploy to 30+ nonprofits and city agencies to build gardens, paint, […]

Alley Cat Rescue Has A Cheap Fix For Kitten Season

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

On Tuesday, April 5, Alley Cat Rescue, An Alliance for Cat Protection, will launch a new monthly low-cost spay/neuter program, the Cheap Fix Cat Clinic.

First Thursday Returns To Del Ray

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Announcements, Arts & Style]

First Thursday returns to Del Ray on Thursday, April 7, 2016. The monthly street festival takes place from 6 p.m. to dusk along Mount Vernon Avenue.

Annual Blue Harmony Concert At Marymount April 10

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Arts & Style]

The public is invited to the annual concert for Blue Harmony, Marymount University’s choral group, scheduled for 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 10 in Reinsch Library Auditorium, 2807 North Glebe Road.

Immersive Site-Responsive Silk Installation Envelopes The Walls Of The Target Gallery

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Arts & Style]

Target Gallery, the contemporary exhibition space for the Torpedo Factory Art Center, will become canvas for Maine artist Lisa Kellner’s a site-responsive installation, Always into Now.

Route 233 Bridge Construction To Impact Reagan Airport Traffic Beginning In April

March 31st, 2016 | [From: Traffic & Transportation]

Traffic to and from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport will be impacted by weekend resurfacing of the Route 233 Bridge and two ramps to the George Washington Memorial Parkway beginning on or about Friday, April 1.