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Prepare For Snowy Saturday Despite Warm Friday

February 17, 2018

After a warm end of the week, Virginia Department of Transportation crews are preparing for snow and sleet that is forecasted to fall starting midday Saturday. Drivers should monitor forecasts and plan ahead for dropping temperatures. See National Weather Service forecast.

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No Limits

February 17, 2018

alexandrianews Editorial – Two weeks ago the Alexandria School Board adopted its FY2019-28 Ten Year Capital Budget. After considerable discussion they discarded the budget that the superintendent presented and adopted one with a price tag of some $16 million more.

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T. C. Boys Win Regional Track And Field Championship

February 16, 2018

The T. C. Williams boys’ indoor track and field team won the Occoquan Region Championship by a decisive margin on Feb. 14. The T. C. Williams girls’ team finished as regional runners-up, missing top honors by six points.

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Grand Jury Indicts Thirteen Russian Individuals, Three Russian Companies For Scheme To Interfere In U.S. Political System

February 16, 2018

The Department of Justice announced that a grand jury in the District of Columbia today returned an indictment presented by the Special Counsel’s Office. The indictment charges 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies for committing federal crimes while seeking to interfere in the United States political system, including the 2016 Presidential election.

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Alexandria Drug Trafficker Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison

February 16, 2018

An Alexandria man, Nigel Anthony Forde, 33, was sentenced today to ten years in prison for conspiring to distribute five kilograms or more of cocaine.

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T. C. Junior Wins Governor’s 2018 STEM Phenom Award

February 16, 2018

Governor Ralph Northam and Science Museum of Virginia Chief Wonder Officer Richard Conti today announced the 2018 Outstanding STEM Award recipients. Six individuals were selected for their scientific contributions which help strengthen Virginia’s position as a leader in science, technology, engineering and math fields.

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VDOT Official Sentenced For $11 Million Bribe Scheme

February 16, 2018

The former superintendent of the Virginia Department of Transportation’s Burke Area Headquarters was sentenced to seven years in prison for his involvement in a bribery scheme involving the awarding of nearly $11 million in snow removal work over the course of more than five years.

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Former Navy SEAL Sentenced For Sexual Exploitation Of A Child

February 16, 2018

A former U.S. Navy SEAL, Gregory Kyle Seerden, 32, was sentenced today to 27 years in prison, 25 years of supervised release, and fined $10,000 for producing images of child sexual abuse.

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Project Journey At Reagan National Airport: Slip-Ramp Construction To Begin February 19

February 16, 2018

Beginning Monday, Feb. 19, lanes will close from Midnight to 9 a.m. along the Arrivals (lower-level) roadway of Terminal B/C . Impacts to traffic are expected to be minimal.

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DASH & King Street Trolley Presidents’ Day Holiday Schedule: February 19

February 16, 2018

Alexandria Transit Company (DASH) and the King Street Trolley will operate on the below service schedule for the Presidents' Day holiday on Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.

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