News

As breast-feeders protest at Hirshhorn, they get new recognition from Alexandria council. Washington Post (February 12, 2011)

Alexandria Approves Exemption To Allow Breastfeeding In Public Places. AlexandriaNews.org (February 12, 2011) 

City Council Poised to Amend Ordinance Covering Breastfeeding. Old Town Alexandria Patch (February 11, 2011)

A bid for decent exposure. Alexandria Times (February 3, 2011)

Alexandria Considers Ordinance Legalizing Public Breastfeeding. WAMU (January 31, 2011)

Alexandria may rewrite law to allow breast-feeding in public. The Washington Examiner (January 31, 2011)

Alexandria seeks funds to fight childhood obesity. The Washington Examiner (October 10, 2010)

Garden Brings New Life to Neighborhood. AlexandriaNEWS.org  (June 29, 2010)

‘Sunflowers’ grow in the garden and at City Hall. Alexandria Times (May 20, 2010)

Spiking child obesity rates spur healthy eating programs. The Washington Examiner (March 28, 2010) 

Alexandria, Virginia Becomes Second City in the Nation to Pass a Healthy Food and Climate Green Foods Resolution.  Farm Sanctuary (March 26, 2010)  

Eat Healthier Alexandria. Alexandria's Healthy Food Resolution and the ACHIEVE Planning Team.  AlexandriaNEWS.org (March 25, 2010)

Michelle Obama Launches National Childhood Obesity Initiative in Alexandria.
AlexandriaNEWS.org (Jan 28, 2010).

Let’s Get Healthy for Life, Alexandria! City of Alexandria (May 12, 2009).

The 50 Million Pound Challenge Finds Its Stride as Cities Across the Country Hold the First Annual Challenge Walk Off on May 16. NewsRX (April 17, 2009)

Random Acts: Get Physical for Good Causes. Washington Times (September 2, 2009).

Outside the Superstar Spotlight, Minorities Struggle with Obesity. Washington Post (September 15, 2009).

Challenge Walk Off in Virginia, Alexandria is Part of National Drive to Fight Obesity. The Examiner (September 14, 2009).