Archives:July, 2017

Saturday Cinema In Carlyle This Weekend – Movie: Caddyshack

July 31st, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

The Carlyle Community Council, the City of Alexandria and the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership are pleased to announce  Saturday Cinema at Carlyle continues. 

U.S. Marshals Capture Fugitive On The Run For 30 Years

July 31st, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

A fugitive on the run from federal drug charges since the late 1980’s has been tracked down. Humberto Bonilla, 68, was arrested by the U.S. Marshals in New Jersey earlier this month. Bonilla, also known as Humberto Reyes, had an outstanding warrant in connection to federal charges out of Virginia.

Volunteer Opportunity Hotlist

July 31st, 2017 | [From: Volunteer Opportunities]

Volunteer Alexandria has compiled the following Hotlist of local volunteer opportunities. Please register for opportunities using our website. We are your connection to helping others. 

T. C. Announces New Leadership Team

July 31st, 2017 | [From: Schools, Top Stories]

Alexandria City Public Schools announced in the spring that T. C. Williams High School was undergoing a reorganization of the administrative structure that would impact the King Street and Minnie Howard campuses in the 2017-2018 school year. The new structure and administrative team is presented here.

Nominate A Librarian For The 2017 ‘I Love My Librarian’ Award

July 31st, 2017 | [From: Announcements]

Our nation’s librarians transform their communities, schools and campuses, and improve the lives of the people they serve every day. If a librarian has made an impact on you in a meaningful way, now is your chance to honor their contributions.

Summer Concerts In Alexandria Continues In August

July 31st, 2017 | [From: Arts & Style]

The City of Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities is sponsoring the following concerts during the month of August 2017.

Phishing Phone Call Alert: IRS Fake Calls

July 30th, 2017 | [From: Tech Alerts]

AlexandriaNews advises our readers to beware recent fake IRS calls. The calls use an automated female voice calling to tell the recipient that an arrest warrant has been issued for the recipient’s arrest and that the recipient’s property is to be confiscated by the IRS. The call tells the recipient to call back and provides […]

Herring Urges Congress To Protect Legal Rights Of Victimized Consumers

July 28th, 2017 | [From: Courts & Crime, From Richmond]

Attorney General Mark Herring joined a coalition of 20 state attorneys general in urging U.S. Senate leaders not to repeal the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau’s Arbitration Rule, which stops companies from forcing consumers to sign away their legal rights, instead support consumers’ rights to go to court to assert their claims against financial institutions.

Beyer, Conyers, House Democrats Introduce Security Clearance Review Act

July 28th, 2017 | [From: From Congress]

Reps. Don Beyer (D-VA) and John Conyers (D-MI), Ranking Member of the House Committee on the Judiciary, today introduced the Security Clearance Review Act.

Virginia Congressional Delegation Applauds Inclusion Of Medical Leases In Veterans Legislation

July 28th, 2017 | [From: From Congress, Health]

U.S. Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine (both D-VA) and Reps. Bobby Scott (D-VA), Rob Wittman (R-VA), A. Donald McEachin (D-VA) and Scott Taylor (R-VA) welcomed today’s announcement that Congress is making progress to finally move forward on 28 leases for Department of Veterans Affairs (V-A) major medical facilities, including much-needed outpatient clinics in Fredericksburg and Hampton Roads.