What to Do After Hurricane Irene

hurricaneThe good news, we made it through Hurricane Irene! It wasn't as bad as predicted but many people experienced personal property damages, power outages, etc. If you have questions about how to report damage to the city or your insurance company, we've got answers. Read more »

Higher Achievement's Olympics of the Mind

Event Date

Friday, July 29, 2011 - 9:00am
Event Location
George Washington Middle School 1005 Mount Vernon Ave Alexandria, VA 22301-1707

Partner with a Higher Achievement staff member to lead groups of scholars in Brain-Quest, Math Bowl or Field Game competitions. Various shifts including: Morning session – 9:00-11:30am, Lunch – 12:30-1:15pm, Afternoon session – 12:45-2:45pm. Competition held at George Washington Middle School at 1005 Mount Vernon Ave, Alexandria, VA 22301-1707

Fire Leaves Seniors In Urgent Need of Food

End Date: Fri, 06/10/2011 - 11:59pm

How To Help Tornado Victims

Boone County Fire Protection District in Joplin, MO. (KOMUnews via FEMA)

It is hard to know how to respond to the recent tornadoes plaguing the South and Midwest from so far away, but FEMA and the American Red Cross have a few suggestions.

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This Week: Help Alexandrians struggling with hunger

End Date: Sun, 02/27/2011 - 11:59am
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Food Matters

4906 Brenman Park Drive, Alexandria, VA 22304
Phone: 703.461.3663



Food Matters is an experience unlike anything else. We provide convenient, high quality food, wine, and service. Whether you come to dine in our full service restaurant, visit the wine bar, pick up catering, take advantage of easy grab and go food, or to dine in our private dining room, you will experience our staff's passion for our products. We seek to focus on seasonal and superior products from artisinal producers that are local and from around the world.