The 2nd Annual Food & Wine Festival was held recently in our neighborhood at John Carlyle Square Park. S and B Events did an outstanding job organizing the event. Teresa Tobat from The Daily Meal was there and provided this review. The only thing I would add is what about being able to purchase tickets […]
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These were among incidents reported by the Alexandria Police Department and published in the weekly Washington Post Alexandria/Arlington Extra. For more information, call 703-838-4636.
REMINDER: You can see a list of latest crimes that have been reported in or near our neighborhood 24/7 at this link.
It is quite a historic day in Virginia. Today is the day that Virginia declared its independence from Great Britain in 1776. Today is also the anniversary of the 2012 derecho storm that knocked out power to quite a few people in Alexandria. Nice article over at NBC Washington on the one year anniversary of the Derecho and […]
Trademark Drink & Eat, located inside the Westin Alexandria in our Carlyle neighborhood, was on hand at the 2nd Annual Alexandria Food & Wine Festival. Did you try their bacon candy? It was yummy. What was your favorite tent? Discuss below.
You can see more photos from the festival at this link.
A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON ALONG AND SOUTH OF A SLOW-MOVING COLD FRONT. SOME STORMS WILL BECOME SEVERE AND WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING DAMAGING WIND GUSTS AND POSSIBLY LARGE HAIL.
All details can be found at this link. NOTE: New this year is the John Carlyle Street around the festival will be closed off to vehicular traffic. See the map at the link provided.
Get details at this link. See you in line!
On Monday, June 24, the final Community Dialogue on the plan for improving and expanding community engagement in Alexandria is set for First Baptist Church, 2932 King Street from 7-9 p.m. Community members will come together to review a draft Handbook for Civic Engagement and map an outreach network. Those unable to attend in person will be able to watch live and interact with other viewers online at the “virtual table.”
The line of storms approaching our area is capable of producing damaging winds and heavy rains. Residents in the storm’s path are advised to move indoors to a sturdy building and stay away from windows. Residents are urged to use caution while driving, as there may be standing or running water on some roadways. The community is also advised to clear storm drains, downspouts and gutters.
THIS IS A DANGEROUS LINE OF STORMS. IF YOU ARE IN ITS PATH…MOVE
INDOORS TO A STURDY BUILDING AND STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. WHEN IT IS
SAFE TO DO SO…REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OR TO
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.
THIS LINE OF STORMS HAS A HISTORY OF PRODUCING WIDESPREAD WIND
DAMAGE. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE A STURDY STRUCTURE AND STAY AWAY FROM