Archives:February, 2014

UPDATE: Police Arrest Suspect For Credit Card Theft

February 28th, 2014 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

The Alexandria Police Department has arrested a man in connection to a Jan. 2, 2014, theft of a wallet from a grocery store in the 1700 block of Duke Street.

Nancy Runton Named Acting ACPS Health Services Coordinator

February 27th, 2014 | [From: Schools, Top Stories]

Nancy Runton, an Alexandria City Public Schools nurse since 2002, will serve as Acting ACPS Health Services Coordinator while Health Services Coordinator Robin Wallin completes a one-year public health fellowship at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.

UPDATE: Police Investigate Man Approaching Children

February 27th, 2014 | [From: Courts & Crime]

Alexandria Police have identified the adults connected to the investigation of a man approaching children reported on January 31 and February 7.

The Real Deal

February 26th, 2014 | [From: Editorials]

This week City Manager Rashad Young presented his proposed City Budget for fiscal year 2015 to the City Council and to the public.

Hey Food Truck Fans: We Need a Logo!

February 26th, 2014 | [From: Business, Other News]

The DMV Food Truck Association today launched a contest to design the association’s new logo.

Surovell, Ebbin Claim Victory In Hybrid Tax Repeal Fight

February 26th, 2014 | [From: From Richmond, Top Stories]

Today, Governor Terry McAuliffe signed legislation to repeal the $64 Hybrid Tax. On November 18, 2013, Delegate Scott Surovell introduced House Bill 4 along with Senator Ebbin’s Senate Bill 1 on the same date.

Motorcycle Club Shares History Of Buffalo Soldiers With Alexandria Inmates

February 26th, 2014 | [From: Courts & Crime, Other News]

In honor of Black History Month, members of the Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club gave a presentation on the history of the Buffalo Soldiers, the historic African-American military regiments, to inmates at the William G. Truesdale Adult Detention Center.

City Manager Proposes $634.8 Million FY2015 City Operating Budget; $1.459 Billion Ten-Year CIP Budget

February 25th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Top Stories]

Alexandria City Manager Rashad Young tonight submitted his proposed fiscal year 2015 operating budget and ten-year Capital Improvement Budget to City Council.

WRIT Evicts Capital Bagel Bakery From Bradlee Shopping Center

February 25th, 2014 | [From: Business, Top Stories]

For nearly 30 years, the Capital Bagel Bakery (formerly known as Chesapeake Bagel Bakery) has served the Alexandria community from its Bradlee Shopping Center location. On Friday, Feb. 28, the store will close because the shopping center owners have evicted the store owners.

WMCCAI Recognizes Best Community Associations

February 25th, 2014 | [From: Other News]

Washington Metropolitan Chapter Community Associations Institute announced its 2013 Community Association of the Year contest winners at the chapter’s annual Jump Start January, Jan. 6, at the Hyatt Regency Bethesda, Bethesda, Md.