Best Alexandria Shops for Last Minute Gifts

The big day is almost here! If you are feeling a bit behind in your holiday shopping, we are here to help! Below is round up of our team’s favorite Alexandria shops to score last minute…

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Expecting Snow in DC? Brace Yourself!

The Washington, DC area receives an average 15.4 inches of snow each winter. As with many things in the Washington area, one never knows what to expect with snow in DC! Some years, we’ve gotten…

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seasonal events in Alexandria VA

The Best Seasonal Events in Alexandria VA

Throughout the year, there are so many fantastic seasonal events in Alexandria VA. While there are always some new and exciting events, that are several staples of the Alexandria community that occur faithfully year after year.…

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The Wharf: The SW Waterfront New Construction Project That Has Everyone Talking.

The Wharf is a multi-billion dollar SW Waterfront new construction project and is the result of Hoffman-Madison Waterfront’s commitment to revitalizing the Southwest DC waterfront. The Wharf stretches across 24 acres of land and more…

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rosemont alexandria

Top 10 Reasons to Live in Rosemont

If you are looking for that perfect blend of walkability, easy access to downtown yet with quiet, tree-lined streets, look no further than the Alexandria neighborhood of Rosemont, located just outside downtown Old Town. This…

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MGM national harbor grand opening

MGM National Harbor Grand Opening

The long awaited MGM National Harbor Casino in nearby Prince George’s County is slated to have its grand opening on Thursday, December 8. The $1.4 billion resort encompasses far more than just the 125,000-square-foot casino.…

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The Best Hikes Around DC

November 17 is “Take a Hike” Day! This annual event, sponsored by the American Hiking Society, is devoted to celebrating hiking across our country. Living in the very urban Washington, DC area, you may not…

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Top 10 Reasons to Live in Old Town

It is so easy to live where you live when you live in Old Town Alexandria! From its amazing restaurants to outdoor recreation; from its walkability to its charm, Old Town offers something for everyone. Here…

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