Q+A with Phil Vassar: Coming to Birchmere Music Hall

Born in Lynchburg, Va., singer Phil Vassar got his start performing in clubs around James Madison University, paying his dues as a live performer while earning an undergraduate degree in business. Upon graduation and following a move

Alexandria-Arlington community calendar, Feb. 5-11, 2016

Friday, Feb. 5 Monthly Kids Club For ages 9-12, critter program features “Lovely Leeches.” Learn and care for the animal for a month. 4:30-5:30 p.m. Gulf Branch Nature Center, 3608 N. Military Rd., Arlington. 703-228-3403. parks.arlingtonva.us. $45 and $15 for materials; members, $30.

Your Old Town Alexandria, VA Local Weather Forecast

Weather for the next 7 days in Old Town Alexandria, VA Saturday, February 6 High: 46° Mostly cloudy until evening. Low: 31° Wind: SSW 3 mph. Chance of precipitation: 0%

Va.Tech student denied bail in murder case of teen

A judge denied bond Thursday for the Virginia Tech student from Laurel, Maryland who’s charged in the murder case of a Blacksburg girl. One of the Va. Tech students accused of killing a Va. teen was denied bail in court Thursday.

Shouldn’t snow cleanup include trails?

Mild temperatures and rain are helping with the post-blizzard work that the plows couldn't get to. But this issue is bound to come up again: Shouldn't the major hiking/biking trails, which are growing in importance among commuters, be part of the regular cleanup program?

Lawmakers Honor Virginia Tech’s Frank Beamer

After a successful career at Virginia Tech, Frank Beamer won’t be forgotten any time soon. On Thursday, both houses of the General Assembly honored the recently retired football coach with a center-aisle ceremony. Legislators presented Beamer with a resolution

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