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Enjoy Oysters and Beer? Old Town Oyster Week Coming Oct. 12

Event supports local restaurants that have struggled during COVID-19.






Winners: Alexandria Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Best in Business

The Alexandria Chamber of Commerce held its 2020 Best in Business Awards, honoring Dr. Tammy Mann and others virtually on October 1.



First Night Alexandria Making Plans to Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2020

The event will be a hybrid of virtual and in-person activities, including concert.


Visit Alexandria Taking Part in Food Drive for Local Hospitality Workers

Food drive supports workers impacted by the pandemic. Accepting donations now.




Police K-9 Receives New Body Armor Thanks to Alexandria Couple

Taz, a German Shepherd, is a special member of the Alexandria Police Department‘s K-9 Unit. 



Silver Linings in the COVID Cloud of Distance Learning? Maybe.

Families and educators adjust (again) to school at home.






Supporting the Art Community Through Difficult Times

Art on the Avenue is online through Dec. 25. The Zebra spoke with Pat Miller about the 25th anniversary.

Note: 2019 photo



Alexandria Councilwoman Shares Mom’s Cancer Story: 'Red Lipstick, Pink Robe'

Councilwoman Amy Jackson encourages readers to join her virtual 'Walk to Bust Cancer' team.