Archives: ‘Letters/Opinions’

Computers: A Dying Breed

December 4th, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

Opinion: Alyssa Bianco

Picture this: smartphones are no longer being sold. (Yeah, right, I know. But just use your imagination). Can you imagine what kind of epidemic we would have?

Planning For Eisenhower West

December 3rd, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

Dear Editor,

The exciting improvements in store for the Potomac River waterfront are grabbing headlines, but other significant planning efforts are also underway in Alexandria.

Alexandria Parking Policy Should Support Business

November 18th, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

To The Editor:

Alexandrians take great pride in our thriving downtown commercial district.

Tales From The North: How I Spent My Summer Vacation

November 17th, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

On Friday, Nov. 14, my friend Melvin Miller celebrated his 83rd birthday. Last summer, Melvin and I spent a week in northern Michigan with our friend Claire Eberwein.

Cut Carbon Emissions Invest In Clean Energy

November 14th, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

Letter to the Editor:

Last night President Obama and President Xi Jinping announced an historic agreement to cut greenhouse gas pollution, well ahead of the international climate summit scheduled for December 2015 in Paris.

Exploring America’s Greenway

November 3rd, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

To the editor:

I was one of 44 cyclists who stopped in Alexandria for the night during our week-long, 325-mile bike ride from Philadelphia to Fredericksburg, Va. in October.

Waterfront Development

October 31st, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

To the Editor:
A recent letter to the editor claims that this City Council got it wrong, and that the “waterfront is about to be turned into one egregious redevelopment disaster.”

Vote Tuesday November 4

October 31st, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

To the Editor:
Next Tuesday, Nov. 4, Virginians will choose their next Senator and members of Congress.

Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority: Open Letter To Our Residents And Alexandria Community

October 28th, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

The Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority has initiated the process to redevelop eight sites in its portfolio: Andrew Adkins; ARHA Administrative Building; Ladrey Senior Hi-rise; Samuel Madden; Ramsey Homes; Hopkins-Tancil; Cameron Valley and Jefferson Village.

Mark Warner: It’s Time For You To Go

October 27th, 2014 | [From: Letters/Opinions]

To the Editor: Dear Sirs; Two Sheriff's Deputies were shot and killed in California this past Friday. The man who committed those murders was an illegal alien who had already been deported twice.