Several Virginia colleges made a list of the top 50 colleges considered "most affordable and best return on your investment." The list was published Tuesday by the higher ed Web site AffordableSchools.net.
The rotunda inside the Capitol is back open for tours. But if you go, you'll notice something different - about 6,000 pounds of safety netting. The netting is in place to protect you from possible falling debris. Construction crews will be fixing about a thousand cracks in the dome over the next two years.
Potomac Yard's less appealing neighbor is on the verge of a major makeover.
The Oakville Triangle, owned by The Blackstone Group, fronts Jefferson Davis Highway between Potomac Yard and Del Ray, on the west side of Route 1. It is heavily industrial, and built as such, with roughly 446,000 square feet of development
After an evening of rain, Saturday morning dawned bright blue as hundreds of Rebuilding Together Alexandria volunteers assembled at the First Baptist Church of Alexandria to mark National Rebuilding Day with drills