Archives: ‘Other News’

Santa’s Winter Wonderland 2014

December 19th, 2014 | [From: Holiday Happenings, Other News]

Thousands of children and their families formed a line that wrapped around the Charles Houston Recreation Center yesterday for the Annual Santa's Winter Wonderland toy distribution.

Alexandria Proclaims December 8-15 Computer Science Education Week

December 18th, 2014 | [From: City Hall, Other News]

At the request of the Alexandria Branch of the American Association of University Women on Dec. 9, 2014, Alexandria Mayor William Euille and the City Council issued a proclamation designating Dec. 8-12, 2014, as Computer Science Education Week.

Alexandria Preschoolers To Receive 175 New Winter Coats Thanks To The Del Ray Business Association And Other Community Partners

December 17th, 2014 | [From: Business, Other News]

The Del Ray Business Association, the American Hospital Association, Singhal & Company, and the Fairfax County Firefighters and Friends will provide new winter coats to 175 preschool students and their parents at The Child & Family Network Centers.

Governor Terry McAuliffe’s Remarks To The Joint Money Committees

December 17th, 2014 | [From: From Richmond, Other News]

Today, Virginia’s Governor Terry McAuliffe addressed the Joint Money Committees.

Over $300,000 Donated To Staff Appreciation Fund At Greenspring

December 16th, 2014 | [From: Business, Other News]

This year, residents at Greenspring donated a total of $302,014 to the community’s Staff Appreciation Fund.

FBI Shares Information On Regional Bank Robberies

December 15th, 2014 | [From: Courts & Crime, Other News]

The FBI Washington Field Office is sharing information on 13 bank robberies that have occurred in Washington, D.C. or Northern Virginia since Oct. 31, 2014, including two incidents in Alexandria last week.

Del Ray Alight For The Holidays

December 15th, 2014 | [From: Holiday Happenings, Other News]

Santa flipped the switch and the 30-foot tall Del Ray Christmas tree came to life

C. Charles Caputo And Katherine K. Hanley Join Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Board Of Directors

December 15th, 2014 | [From: Other News, Traffic & Transportation]

Two new appointees have joined the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Board of Directors.

Alexandria Redevelopment And Housing Authority Leading The City In Holiday Spirit With “Santa’s Winter Wonderland” Event

December 12th, 2014 | [From: Holiday Happenings, Other News]

The Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority is at it again with its partners at the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities and Alexandria City Public Schools in bringing holiday cheer to thousands of deserving children and youth with the 5th Annual Winter Wonderland Festivities.

Christ Church Gift Shop Presents Check To Senior Services Of Alexandria

December 11th, 2014 | [From: Non-Profits, Other News]

At their annual volunteer luncheon on Saturday, Dec. 13 at 11:30 a.m., the Christ Church Gift Shop will present a check for $500 from the proceeds of their sales to Senior Services of Alexandria.