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  • Fall in Style Fashion Exchange
    Event: FALL IN STYLE FASHION EXCHANGE
    Join Futuristic Branding and Heels and the City for the Fall in Style Fashion Exchange EventSaturday, October 18, 20143:00pm – 7:00pmResidence Inn Alexandria1456 Duke StreetAlexandria, VA 22314-3403Clean out your closet, grab your...
  • Select AMC Theatres offer advance screening of Preacher of L.A. tonight
    Select AMC Theatres offer advance screening of Preacher of L.A. tonight
    A week in advance of the season two premiere of "Preacher of L.A." fans of the doc-series will have the chance to see what's in store exclusively at participating AMC Theatres on Tuesday, August 12 at 7 p.m.The AMC theater in...
  • Alexandria, Virginia
    Urban hiking in Alexandria, Virginia
    It is Sunday and while we started the day at the Westover Farmer’s Market, we decided to have our daily hike in Alexandria. The idea is to park high on the hill and then roll ourselves downhill like they used to take tobacco to the ships...
  • Matthew Sweet plays The Birchmere Wednesday
    Matthew Sweet plays The Birchmere Wednesday
    Matthew Sweet best known for his 1991 hit song "Girlfriend" will perform at the Birchmere Music Hall in Alexandria, Virginia on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Local musician made good, Tommy Keene has the honors of opening the show at the...
  • Summer Chic: Fashion and Beauty in the City
    Summer Chic Fashion & Beauty in the City
    Monica Byrd and Heels in the City PRESENTS an INDOOR Market"SUMMER CHIC: Fashion and Beauty in the City"Visit pop-up shops of local emerging designers and retailersShop the hottest summer trendsExperience a Summer Trend fashion...
  • Motorcycle rider injured at at circus said to be doing ok
    Motorcycle Rider Injured on Sunday in Alexandria Shriners Circus Stunt
    Alexandria, LA- A motorcycle rider was obviously injured in a show on Sunday in Alexandria, La at the Shriners 2014 circus. Oddly, there are no news channels reporting on the incident, the identity or the wellbeing of the rider. The only actual...
  • Old Town Alexandria
    Bike lanes are coming to King Street in Alexandria
    As an exceptionally brutal winter comes to an end, work is underway to add bicycle lanes to one of Alexandria's most important thoroughfares.These lanes will follow the stretch of King Street that leads from T.C. Williams High School southeast...
  • Cherry blossoms frame the Jefferson Monument
    See the cherry blossoms from your bike
    Visit the National Cherry Blossom Festival & Alexandria, VAIf you’re ready to “spring” into action and take advantage of temperatures that are—finally!—warming up, consider going to Washington, DC for the National...
  • The pyramid of Khufu
    Cruising to Egypt is not advised and hard to do
    Due to the shaky political climate in Egypt, Costa Cruise Line announced they are not going to be stopping in Alexandria, the port for tour ships. From Alexandria it is about a 3-hour drive south to see the treasures of ancient Egypt.The country...
  • "Collins Key" on "america's Got Talent" 2013
    'America's Got Talent' 2013 teen 'Magician' dazzles the judges & America
    “America's Got Talent” (AGT) can be seen each Tuesday & Wednesday evening on NBC at 9/8 p.m. The talent show has moved to New York City for the first Live show at “Radio City Music Hall.” Last night's episode...
  • Alexandria, VA
    Ask a Local: Find Your Fun in Alexandria, Virginia
    Travel guides and fellow tourists can give you a lot of suggestions on things to do when you're visiting a town, but the best way to get in the know is to ask a local. If you're looking for a quick and easy escape from Atlanta this summer,...
  • Violence has erupted in Egypt
    Violence has erupted in Egypt
    Calm in their country has become an elusive concept for the troubled Egyptians. In the July 6, 2013 edition of Al Jazeera it has been reported, Clashes erupt near Cairo's Tahrir Square. There have been brutal street battles in Egypt between...
  • Hagel Egypt
    Egypt protests prompt US travel warning
    The U.S. State Department has issued a new travel warning for Egypt, urging Americans not to travel to the northeast African nation in the wake of violent protests between opponents and supporters of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi.The travel...
  • The Alexandria Quartet
    The Alexandria Quartet: A twentieth century jewel
    With the publishing in 1957 of 'Justine', Lawrence Durrell set into play the first of four novels, followed by 'Balthazar', 'Mountolive', and 'Clea', which complete the Alexandria Quartet, which, according to...
  • Alexandria Food and Wine2013 A
    D.C.-Area Food and Wine Come Together June 22
    Alexandria’s Food & Wine Festival will bring together 14 wineries from around the area and at least 11 local restaurants June 22 to John Carlyle Square in Alexandria.In its second year, the festival will also include live entertainment...