Saturday, April 20, 2019



Alexandria City Council Approves Del Ray Gardens Restaurant and Beer Garden

Alexandria, VA - Enjoying the weather? It might be nice to sit outside. The Alexandria City Council unanimously approved the request of a special...

Good News: EPA Says Virginia Has Made Huge Strides in Air Quality

ALEXANDRIA, VA - The EPA announced Monday that Metropolitan Washington, D.C., which includes numerous jurisdictions in Northern Virginia, has formally attained the 2008 National Ambient Air...

T.C. Williams FIRST Robotics Team, Titan Robotics (FRC 5587), Wins District Engineering Inspiration Award...

ALEXANDRIA, VA- The T.C. Williams FIRST Robotics Team, Titan Robotics (FRC 5587), competed in the FIRST Chesapeake District Championship April 11-13, 2019, at the...

Alexandrian’s Great Uncle Portrayed in Movie “Marshall” Playing at Duncan Library, May 17

 By Paul Friedman ALEXANDRIA, VA - 80 years ago at the Queen Street Alexandria Library, five men held what would later be known in civil...

Alexandria Duke Street Lane Closure, Saturday April 20, See Map

ALEXANDRIA, VA - On Saturday, April 20, the eastbound lanes of Duke Street between John Carlyle Street and Georges Lane will be closed between...

Public Invited: Alexandria to Host 32nd Annual Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony in Market Square, May...

Alexandria, VA - The City of Alexandria will observe the Days of Remembrance (Yom HaShoah) for the victims of the Holocaust, at noon on...

The YMCA Alexandria Selects New Board Chair

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Alexandria resident, Colleen Paletta, has been appointed chairperson of the YMCA Alexandria Board of Managers for the 2019-2020 term. Paletta currently...

Virginia Tech President Dr. Tim Sands Headlines The Business Philanthropy Summit

ALEXANDRIA, VA – Volunteer Alexandria announced today that Virginia Tech President Dr. Tim Sands will be the keynote at the 21st annual Business Philanthropy...

Six Medals For T.C. Williams In Darrell Winslow Regatta

By Elizabeth McBrideALEXANDRIA, VA - T.C. Williams women’s frosh eight took gold in the Darrell Winslow Regatta, and a bevy of varsity boats won...



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April 2019

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  • The Exuberance of Life Art Exhibit
    Dates: 03/09/2019 - 04/07/2019,
    Time: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Portraits of Progress, by Friends of Guest House
    Dates: 04/02/2019,
    Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Annual Alexandria Sister Cities Whisky Tasting, Wine, and Dinner
    Dates: 04/05/2019,
    Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • ASO Presents: Rachmaninoff
    Dates: 04/06/2019,
    Time: 12:00 am
  • Del Ray\'s Walk of Avenue Poems
    Dates: 04/06/2019,
    Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  • The “Grandest Congress”: The French and Indian War in Alexandria
    Dates: 04/06/2019,
    Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • ASO Presents: Rachmaninoff
    Dates: 04/07/2019,
    Time: 12:00 am
  • Eco-Living 1 Week Challenge
    Dates: 04/07/2019 - 04/13/2019,
    Time: All Day
  • Adult 7v7 Soccer League
    Dates: 04/07/2019 - 04/28/2019,
    Time: 6:15 pm - 10:15 pm
  • Mindfulness Mondays
    Dates: 04/08/2019,
    Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

  • The Zebra in Alexandria, Virginia is an ALL GOOD NEWS printed tabloid, and is the city’s largest publication with 30,000 doorstep-delivered copies to residences and businesses all over town. Please contact us at 703-224-8911 or to request a media kit.