Archives: ‘Rants’

Clean Water

July 14th, 2014 | [From: Rants]

Ranter: Chelsey Coles

Food Trucks

June 18th, 2014 | [From: Rants]

Ranter: Annabelle Fisher Perhaps I'm missing something here, but now City Manager Young and his staff are asking citizens to submit comments about food trucks in Alexandria.  Has it become too hot and hungary in city hall?  As I recall following city council hearing on food trucks wherein Mr. Young and his staff took it […]

Ben & Jerry’s Offensive “Marketing Slogan”

May 22nd, 2014 | [From: Rants]

Ranter: Patryce Ercolano

Wow - I just received an email from someone who shared with me that they went into a Ben & Jerry's ice cream store in Alexandria, Virginia and the salesgirls were wearing t-shirts that read in the front "First time at Ben & Jerry's?" on the back "Let us pop your cherry...Garcia".

Ben & Jerry’s Marketing Strategy To Promote Loss Of Virginity

May 22nd, 2014 | [From: Rants]

Ranter: Tatiana Rieloff

I am absolutely appalled over the Ben & Jerry's in Old Town Alexandria and their recent marketing strategy.

Old Town Trolley

May 5th, 2014 | [From: Rants]

Ranter: Bruce Phillips

Having enjoyed another day out as a local tourist on King Street, the lack of imagination of city planners still amazes me.

Small Businesses Being Forced Out Of Community

February 28th, 2014 | [From: Rants]

I am appalled that another small mom and pop is being forced out of the community.

Adam K. Thiel As Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs And Homeland Security

January 29th, 2014 | [From: Rants]

Ranter: Dave Leonard

This is very disheartening.