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What's It All About? Alfie!

Tamar Abrams | Posted 12.17.2012 | Entertainment
Tamar Abrams

While most of Washington, D.C. hunkered down for yet another face-off between Obama and Romney, several hundred people -- mostly well-heeled women of a certain age -- chose instead to attend a concert by British tenor Alfie Boe.

Eat Cheese Mousse To Honor Marquis de Lafayette

Posted 10.01.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Major General Gilbert Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, who left France in 1777 to join the American Revolution, visited Alexandria on ...

Ghost And Graveyard Walk Tour In Alexandria, Va.

Marlene Hall | Posted 11.25.2012 | DC
Marlene Hall

Friday night, on the last night of summer, I grabbed six friends to walk the northern loop of the Ghost and Graveyard Walk Tour in Alexandria, Va. I've lived in Northern Virginia most of my life and had never done this tour, so I was giddy with excitement!

LOOK: The Tastiest Thing You May Eat All Summer

Posted 07.24.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- One of the D.C. area's most refreshing desserts is hiding out in an unassuming strip mall off Van Dorn Street. Satay Sarinah, w...

Alexandria Restaurant Has Special 'Doggie Menu'

Posted 07.13.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Looking for a restaurant you and your dog can both enjoy? Petside.com has named Pat Troy's Ireland's Own, in Alexandria's Old Town,...

Watch This Guy Carve A Cow

The Huffington Post | Michael Grass | Posted 05.18.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Just as more restaurants, eateries and ordinary consumers embrace Meatless Mondays, Old Town food emporium Society Fair is going wh...

Amine El Khalifi, Suspect In Capitol Bomb Sting, Expected In Court

AP | MATTHEW BARAKAT | Posted 04.23.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A Virginia man charged with plotting a suicide bombing inside the U.S. Capitol as part of an FBI sting will remain in jail whi...

Meet Harold, The Cat Who Struts Around Old Town On A Leash

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 04.03.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- You may have noticed that some of us at HuffPost DC are crazy about animals. So it was no small joy to meet Harold, a friendly ...

LOOK: 3-D Civil War Images Of Alexandria

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.25.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Wednesday night there's a reprise of historian Wally Owen's lecture "A Visual Tour of Civil War Alexandria." The presentation featu...

Occupy DC Joined By Marchers From Richmond And New York

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.22.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Occupy DC's McPherson Square camp is getting a little bigger as protesters from Richmond and New York arrive by foot on Tuesday. Pat...

Rachel Tepper

Epicurean Emporium: Society Fair Plans Christmas Opening (PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Tepper | Posted 01.11.2012 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, Va. -- Construction is in full swing at Society Fair, a forthcoming food market from restaurateurs Cathal and Meshelle Armstrong that was ...

Jennifer Aniston Tours Alexandria Breast Cancer Center

AP | STACY A. ANDERSON | Posted 12.03.2011 | DC

ALEXANDRIA, VA — Lending her support to Breast Cancer Awareness month, actress Jennifer Aniston listened to breast cancer survivors share storie...