Alexandria Info

Alexandria, Virginia is located in Alexandria County. Zip codes in Alexandria, VA include 22302, 22334, and 22305. The median home price in Alexandria is $495,000 which is roughly $348/per square foot. More Alexandria information.

Local Charities in Alexandria, VA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Alexandria News

Local news for Alexandria, VA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

38 min ago | Patch.com

Crime Map: Body Found, Attempted Robbery, Sexual Assault and Phone Scams

Incidents on this map represent a block number or a street, not an exact addresses.

Comment?

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Washington Examiner

Heroin dealer gets 30 years after 3 customers die

A D.C. drug dealer has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after three of his customers in Fairfax County died.

Comment?

Fri Apr 18, 2014

US News & World Report

A Best Children's Hospitals 2014-15 Progress Report

Regular readers of this blog know that clinical data are by far the biggest factor in determining whether and where a pediatric center is ranked in any of the 10 Best Children's Hospitals specialties.

Comment?

Boston.com

Criminals try to cash in on - Heartbleed' bug

As Internet users worldwide race to guard their computers against the potentially devastating Heartbleed security breach, criminals are moving just as quickly to exploit it.

Comment?

Courthouse News Service

Snowden Email Provider Remains in Contempt

The former email provider of National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden should be held in contempt for trying to keep its metadata out of the government's hands, the 4th Circuit ruled.

Comment?

Patch.com

Alexandria 'WOW' House: 1750 Home, Fully Furnished, Near Potomac River

Love history and modern conveniences? You'll find both at 415 Wolfe Street. The home is on the market for $5.9 million which includes all of the furnishings, including a Steinway.

Comment?

Fairfax County

Alexandria Area Mobile Home Explosion, Fire

Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department 4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030 Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687 Duty PIO : 703-877-3702 fire-rescue.PA-LSE@fairfaxcounty.gov News Release 14-40 Date: April 17, 2014 Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department units responded to an explosion and mobile home fire Thursday, April ... (more)

Comment?

Examiner.com

Feminine forms take shape at the Scope Gallery

With pottery and ceramics like this, the work speaks for itself. Let Mother Earth have a ball, and leave the game at the park to see some fine art in clay.

Comment?

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WRIC-TV Richmond

Tug-of-war arises in W.Va. for man sought in Va.

A public defender in West Virginia says a northern Virginia man sought for questioning in three slayings is being held illegally.

Comment?

Food & Wine

A Boozy Easter Egg for Grown-Ups

What is the best thing you ever found inside an Easter egg? Chocolate? Jelly beans? Maybe a couple of quarters? None of that compares to what's inside the icy eggs served at Alexandria, Virginia's Jackson 20: booze.

Comment?

The Mountain Times

Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen make MerleFest debut

For decades, Washington D.C. and its neighboring cities of Alexandria, Virginia and Bethesda, Md., have been hotbeds of the folk music scene.

Comment?

Patch.com

Officer Peter Laboy Among Those to Receive Public Safety Valor Award

Officer Peter Laboy is among a group of public safety personnel with the Alexandria Police Department, Fire Department and Sheriff's Office to be honored Thursday for heroic acts of valor.

Comment?

The Beaumont Enterprise

Judge won't order recalled GM cars to be parked

This April 1, 2014 photo shows the ignition switch of a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt in Alexandria, Va.

Comment?

GlobeSt.com

USAA To Build NSF Complex at Hoffman Town...

Start each day with GlobeSt.com's Washington, DC AM Alert for original coverage of the latest transactions and trends shaping the commercial real estate industry.

Comment?

Patch.com

Outdoor Fire Spreads to Four Backyards in 22307

Fairfax County Fire and Rescue units responded to an outside fire Monday at approximately 5:30 p.m., in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County.

Comment?

WTOP-FM Washington

More toll lanes could be coming to the region's roads

As the region makes a list of projects it hopes will become reality in the next decades, a conversation is beginning about adding toll lanes into Washington and elsewhere as well.

Comment?

The Washington Post

Clear leaders emerge in primary races in Northern Virginia, finance reports show

Both Republican Barbara Comstock, in the 10th district, and Democrat Don Beyer, in the 8th District, were far ahead of their opponents in raising funds for their respective contests to win party nominations.

Comment?

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Alexandria Gazette-Packet

Families, Community Advocate For Special Education Graduates

Advocates for Fairfax County special education graduates gather at the public hearing on the budget on April 10. Photo by Janelle Germanos .

Comment?

The Washington Post

Alexandria and Arlington crime report

These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department. For information, call 703-838-4636 or visit www.alexandriava.gov/police .

Comment?

Examiner.com

Old Town Alexandria Businesses Launch Cobblestone Runway Lookbook Project

Local Old Town Alexandria businesses - Zoe Boutique, Bishop Boutique, The Dog Park and Sugar House Day Spa and Salon - have combined forces to launch the inaugural Cobblestone Runway lookbook.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Alexandria Jobs

•••