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Alexandria Marketing Fund Announces Next FY 2017 Application Deadlines

December 16, 2016

Applications are now being accepted for the Alexandria Marketing Fund, a grant program that provides seed money in the form of matching funds for new and innovative marketing programs that promote Alexandria as a destination for visiting, shopping and dining, and doing business.

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103 Million Americans, Including 2.6 Million Washingtonians, Will Travel In The Highest Numbers On Record During The Christmas/New Year’s Holiday Travel Period

December 16, 2016

It’s an exodus of Biblical proportions. In the highest numbers ever, forty-three percent of the Washington metro area’s population of 6,097,684 is projected to travel for the Christmas/New Year’s holiday travel period, forecasts AAA Mid-Atlantic.

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Alexandria Teen Troy Isley Wins National Boxing Championship; Ranked US #1

December 15, 2016

After five back-to-back days of competition in Kansas City, Missouri, T. C. Williams High School senior and Alexandria native Troy Isley emerged victorious at the U.S.A. Boxing National Championship last Saturday. Isley was crowned National Champion and ranked US #1 in the 165-pound weight class. Isley will represent Team USA in upcoming international competitions.

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U.S. Attorney’s Office Collects $156 Million In Criminal And Civil Actions For U.S. Taxpayers In Fiscal Year 2016

December 15, 2016

U.S. Attorney Dana J. Boente announced today that the Eastern District of Virginia collected $156,514,010.12 in criminal and civil actions in Fiscal Year 2016. Of this amount, $49,997,392.53 was collected in criminal actions and $106,516,617.59 was collected in civil actions.

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Stay Safe In The Cold

December 14, 2016

Prepare yourself for the first frigid cold of the season. Forecasters say we will face extremely low temperatures by Thursday. These bitterly cold conditions can bring health risks. Here are some cold weather dangers to be aware of, and ways to protect your family.

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Bishop Ireton’s Model UN Team Ranked In Top 150 In North America

December 14, 2016

The Bishop Ireton Model UN Team, under the direction of Mr. Mike Rauer, was recently named as one of the 150 Best Model UN Teams in North America by the Best Delegate Organization.

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Teen Substance Use Shows Promising Decline

December 13, 2016

The 2016 Monitoring the Future annual survey results released today from the National Institutes of Health show a continued long-term decline in the use of many illicit substances, including marijuana, as well as alcohol, tobacco, and misuse of some prescription medications, among the nation’s teens.

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Virginia Hospitals Unveil Bi-Partisan 2017 Behavioral Health Legislative Agenda

December 13, 2016

Serving the needs of patients and families dealing with a mental health diagnosis is an ongoing challenge that cuts across many segments of society including health care providers and behavioral health professionals, law enforcement personnel, the judicial system, elected officials and public health infrastructure, and much more.

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Fundraisers Today For Rose Cruz’s Family

December 13, 2016

The fundraisers for Rose Cruz's family are today, Dec. 13. Visit one of the four participating restaurants from 5-9 p.m. for special menu items for a $20 donation. Raffle tickets for gift cards are also available for purchase starting at noon. In addition, Shakthi South Asian Cuisine is hosting a Sri Lankan buffet tonight from 5-10 p.m. All proceeds go to the family of Rose Cruz.

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VDOT Partners With Waze Connected Citizens Program To Improve Travel On Virginia’s Roadways

December 12, 2016

The Virginia Department of Transportation and Waze, the real-time, crowdsourced navigation app, have launched a partnership to improve travel information. Two-way data share aims to reduce congestion and keep traffic moving.

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