Although First Night Alexandria activities except fireworks are canceled, restaurants will be open serving up New Year's Eve specials. Del Ray restaurants are offering specials for either dine-in or takeout this Friday, Dec. 31. Below are some restaurant specials offered around Del Ray.Continue reading "Enjoy Dine-In Or Takeout Specials From Local Restaurants"
Residents can once again see giant-sized holiday cards as part of a continuing tradition in Del Ray. The Holiday Card Lane is a collaborative effort of neighbors on East Luray Avenue to display oversized holiday cards in their front yards. Most of the displays are on East Luray Avenue between Mount Vernon Avenue and Commonwealth Avenue, resident Wendy Moniz told Patch in an email. But this year, more houses are participating, including on East Alexandria Avenue and beyond. Many houses will pair holiday music with their display, and caroling is planned for Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. Continue reading "Del Ray Holiday Card Lane Display To Be Held"
1 Bedroom in Carlyle Square For $424,900520 John Carlyle St #331 is appears to be an intelligent purchase for many reasons. But Nesbitt Realty is not recommending you buy this condo, or any particular property in 22314 in the City of Alexandria ... at least, not until your agent know your goals. It's more important to me that we find the great property for you. What are your needs? What are your wants?
Have you thought about:What style of property do you prefer? If you like unit/flat condos, you'll love the area around 520 John Carlyle St #331. The highest priced home in the section is listed for $424,900. Do you know if 520 John Carlyle St #331 is a good value? How much space do you need? How much space do you want? The average sized home in Carlyle Square is 730. Continue reading "520 John Carlyle St #331, Alexandria VA 22314 Advertised For Sale"
Families will have the choice to opt into an optional summer learning program and indicate their preference for the 2021-2022 school year at Alexandria City Public Schools. A learning choice form will be released to families on Tuesday. Families may choose to enroll in the Summer Learning for All and will choose either five days of in-person learning or five days of in-person virtual learning per week for the fall. Families must complete the survey between May 11 and 24. Continue reading "Choice To Be Offered In Alexandria Schools About In-Person, Virtual Classes In Fall"
Revolutionary War Weekend at George Washington's Mount Vernon will be held from May 1 to 2, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m at George Washington's Mount Vernon, 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy., Mount Vernon, VA 22121. Continue reading "Attend Revolutionary War Weekend At George Washington’s Mount Vernon"
It takes a brave soul to go into business with your other half. Larry and Christine Ponzi own five restaurants, including St. Elmo’s locations in Del Ray and North Old Town. They share their secrets to maintaining both a successful business and a happy relationship. Continue reading "St. Elmo’s Owners Share The Secret Of Working Together"
Hard Times Cafe is a local chain dishing up chili dishes, wings & burgers in a simple setting with flat-screen TVs. It is located at 1404 King St, Alexandria, VA. It serves nationally acclaimed Texas, Cincinnati, and vegetarian chili, plus burgers, sandwiches, and salads along with a large selection of microbrewed beers. Continue reading "Enjoy World Famous Chili At Hard Times Café"
A wide range of services available in Alexandria for older adults. As colder weather approaches and people are less able to be outdoors or have socially distanced visits with friends, services that ensure seniors remain engaged are especially valuable. Some of these services are given below. Continue reading "Programs For Senior Citizens In Alexandria"
Alex Benbassat and Justin LeGore are opening Barkhaus that is a combination bar and dog park on Saturday. Benbassat and LeGore are former roommates who met while studying at Virginia Tech. After visiting Charlotte, North Carolina, where dog bars have become a popular restaurant concept, the duo decided to bring the idea to Northern Virginia. Barkhaus will be the first restaurant-bar-dog park of its kind in the region. Continue reading "Dog-Friendly Bar Opened In Alexandria"
C ity eateries curate special menus and offer deals in hopes of filling their restaurants with new and returning customers twice a year during Alexandria Restaurant Week. The event will look a little different this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic. More than 60 local restaurants will participate in Alexandria Restaurant Week To-Go that will be a curbside-focused version of the biannual event. Continue reading "Be A Part Of Alexandria Restaurant Week To-Go"