National Night Out 2017

You are invited to join us for our Annual National Night Out event and Barbecue. Tuesday August 1st from 5:00pm to 7:30pm at the Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave. The event is free and will include live music, free food, soft drinks, visits with our first responders and activities for the kids. We Read More …

Health and Healing on the Avenue

June’s First Thursday was a blast! Thank you to all the healthy vendors who showed Del Ray how to stay healthy, both body and mind!  We couldn’t have asked for better weather to learn how to keep our bodies strong and our minds healthy. The fitness festivities kicked off at 6pm in the Pat Miller Read More …

Help Support Al’s Steakhouse (the Breeding Family)

As most everyone in town is aware, Al’s Steakhouse suffered a devastating fire on July 6, 2016 the same day as their grand re-opening. Please help support this neighborhood establishment by donating to the Breeding family in any way you can. Holy Cow is hosting an  Al’s Pop Up Restaurant on Thursday July 14th at 5:30, Read More …

Event: A Guide to Gardening in Alexandria

The Alexandria Beautification Commission and Virginia Cooperative Extension invite you to learn to plan and tend an urban garden. Whether you’re new to the challenges of urban gardening or have specific issues that need addressing, this program is for you! Kirsten Buhls, the Virginia Cooperative Extension agent for Alexandria, will be addressing the challenges of Read More …

October 7, 2014 LUC Meeting Agenda

Land Use Committee Monthly Meeting Agenda: October 7, 2014 – 7:00PM Mount Vernon Recreation Center 1. Welcome/ Introductions (7:00pm) 2. Open Meeting (7:15pm) A.) 100 East Windsor Avenue – The Del Ray Montessori School SUP #2014-0084 Request to add students, number of classrooms to stay the same November Planning Commission Staff Contact: LUC Reviewer: Wolf Read More …

National Night Out Recap and Photos

The Del Ray Citizens Association, in conjunction with local police and fire departments, recently participated in National Night Out. Over one hundred Del Ray residents turned out for a fun-filled evening of safety-awareness and community-building. A number of city officials stopped by to mingle with their constituents and neighbors. Thanks on behalf of the DRCA for their Read More …