As we have posted about before, Sweet Fire Donna’s is set to open soon. See shot of the latest sign on the restaurant door that I took tonight. Looks like they were holding an employee run through and/or gathering and/or taste testing tonight (see photo below). More details after the jump…
In this report via WJLA, Peter Laboy, the Alexandria officer who was shot in the head while in the line of duty one year ago today, visited the Alexandria Police Department Headquarters almost two months after being shot.
If you have EVER thought about adopting a pet, just DO IT. My wife and I did several years ago, and it is one of the best decisions we ever made. Here’s an Instagram from the Animal Welfare League of Alexandria. You can follow them on Instagram at this link, at Facebook at this link, and on Twitter at this link.
Check out these awesome gold-dusted belgian chocolate statues from Artfully Chocolate. Perfect for Oscar viewing,
We posted about the COMCAST/Time Warner merger at this link. The link said that data caps (a.k.a. net neutrality) was a BIG part of the merger. Now, Verizon’s CEO has weighed in and he wants data caps too. Check out the story on Huffington Post at this link or via the link in the post title above.
Was looking for something else online when I stumbled across this video of President Gerald Ford leaving his house on Crown View Drive in the Taylor Run area of Alexandria. I’m trying to rack my brain on who the folks are at the end of the video. Anyone recognize your fellow Alexandrians?
Cool photo from near the waterfront in Old town Alexandria, Virginia. If you have a cool photo taken from somewhere in Alexandria, Virginia and would like to share it, please contact us.
Good tips here from RestaurantNews.com. Check them out at this link or the link in the post title above. Posting this as Alexandria, Virginia is known for its independently owned and chef-driven restaurants. Question is, is there a ‘bad’ restaurant in Alexandria? I’ve never had a bad restaurant experience in Alexandria, have you?
New Instagrams posted from the Old Town area include this shot from the SunTrust Bank building in King Street in Alexandria as well as the Restaurant Eve sign. If you’d like us to feature one of yours, contact us at this link. Be sure to follow us on Instagram at this link too.
This is an update to this story.
Alexandria Police have identified the adults connected to the investigation of a man approaching children reported on January 31 and February 7. Through investigation, detectives were able to establish that these incidents involved two different men. Both men have been identified. It has been determined that neither of them committed a criminal act, and both had legitimate reasons to be in the area. More after the jump…
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