Blog Posts - Northern Virginia



Metrorail Late-Night Service Notice for End of Daylight Savings

Metrorail will remain open until its normal closing time of 3:00 AM "new time" (Eastern Standard Time) on Sunday, November 1 when Daylight Savings time ends.
by Red Brick Town on Oct 30, 2015

Metrorail Track Work Schedule Oct 30 – Nov 1

Metrorail track work will continue this weekend (October 30 - November 1) with service adjustments on ALL SIX lines beginning at 10:00 PM TONIGHT (Friday).
by Red Brick Town on Oct 30, 2015

Before & After: Creative Save

This week’s before & after feature comes from Kathy – a mother of six & small business owner living in … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Oct 29, 2015

Morning Roundup from Alexandria, Virginia

We scanned the local papers, blogs, and news websites for a morning roundup of news, opinion, and links Alexandria, Virginia and around the area.
by Red Brick Town on Oct 27, 2015

Metro Announces Full Scale Review of its Business and Financial Operations

In its continuous efforts to improve the customer experience, Metro today announced plans to conduct a top-to-bottom review of its financial systems and management operations to promote a more efficient and effective transit system.
by Red Brick Town on Oct 27, 2015

Before & After: French Provincial

Today’s before and after comes to us straight from America’s Heartland! BJ is a native New Yorker living in the … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Oct 22, 2015

Rough Luxe This Weekend

Our Rough Luxe Market is OPEN this weekend! Friday & Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-3. You’ll find tons of vintage treasures … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Oct 22, 2015

Metrorail Track Work Schedule October 16-18

Metrorail system track work will continue over the weekend of October 16-18 with service adjustments on FIVE rail lines beginning system closing October 16.
by Red Brick Town on Oct 16, 2015

Metro Riders Invited to Join First-ever Customer Community

‘Amplify’ to provide customer feedback and shape Metro initiatives Metro today launched a new way for riders to share opinions and help shape the direction of Metro through Amplify, Metro’s first-ever “customer community.” A...
by Red Brick Town on Oct 15, 2015

Voting Closes Soon!

We’d love your vote for best Interior Designer, Boutique In Falls Church, and Local Entrepreneur! Vote HERE. Voting closes Friday … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Sep 10, 2015

Before & After Annie Sloan Desk

Today we have a reader-submitted before and after! This project is from Amber H – a Stylish Patina fan and … continue reading...
by Stylish Patina on Sep 3, 2015

Metro Service Information for Labor Day, Monday, September 7

On Labor Day, Monday, September 7, 2015, Metro will operate service on the following schedules in the Washington, DC area including Alexandria, Virginia.
by Red Brick Town on Aug 31, 2015

Metrorail Speed Restrictions In Effect this Afternoon

Metro has implemented speed restrictions in the Metrorail system this afternoon. This means trains are slowing to 35 mph to 40 mph as they approach a curve.
by Red Brick Town on Aug 31, 2015

Local Realtors Endorse Bob Wood for Alexandria City Council

The Northern Virginia Association of Realtors (NVAR) has endorsed Bob Wood for the Alexandria, Virginia City Council, his campaign announced today.
by Red Brick Town on Aug 26, 2015

Metrorail Track Work This Weekend: August 21-23, 2015

Reconstruction of the Metrorail system will continue over the weekend of August 21-23 with service adjustments on FIVE rail lines beginning at 10:00 PM Friday and continuing through system closing on Sunday.
by Red Brick Town on Aug 20, 2015

Metrorail Track Work – July 31- August 2

Reconstruction of the Metrorail system will continue over the weekend of July 31-August 2 with track work scheduled on FIVE OF SIX RAIL LINES. Details...
by Red Brick Town on Jul 31, 2015

Morning Links: Majestic Cafe Edition

For our Morning Links, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and news websites to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.
by Red Brick Town on Jul 27, 2015

Metrorail Track Work July 17-19

Track work on the Metrorail system will continue the weekend of July 17-19 with service adjustments on five rail lines beginning at 10:00 PM Friday July 17.
by Red Brick Town on Jul 16, 2015

Morning Links: Under the Wilson Bridge Edition

For our Morning Links, we scanned the local papers, blogs, and news websites in the Alexandria, Virginia area to find the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.
by Red Brick Town on Jul 15, 2015

Northern Virginia Undergoing a Makeover Economically

The Northern Virginia region is not depending as much on federal government spending as in the past and the economy is undergoing a makeover.
by Red Brick Town on Jul 13, 2015


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