Power Outages in Alexandria, Virginia after Winter Storm Stella

Power Outages in West End Alexandria

More than 70 customers are currently without power today in Alexandria, Virginia, according to Dominion Power after winter storm Stella on Tuesday. The biggest outages are in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia in the Beuregard neighborhood, according to the power company.

Dominion has no timetable for outage restoration. If your power is out, be sure and report it at this link.

What are you experiencing this Tuesday readers?

(Courtesy image Dominion Virginia Power)

Portner Brewhouse in Alexandria, Virginia opening Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Portner Brewhouse Opening in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia

The long-awaited and highly anticipated 150 seat Portner Brewhouse announced its grand opening date today in an email to their Taste Team members. Catherine and Margaret Portner, two of Robert Portner’s great-great granddaughters, are opening their new brewery restaurant featuring craft beer and German-American cuisine on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:00 AM.

They are opening at 5770 Dow Avenue, part of Modera Tempo, the 360 unit mixed-use apartment complex, in the Van Dorn neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia.

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Borinquen Lunch Box Food Truck

Food Truck vending in Alexandria, Virginia’s West End

Today, (Thursday, February 16), Borinquen Lunch Box is serving off-street in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Mark Center from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

The Borinquen Lunch Box food truck serves Puerto Rican cuisine, from the typical sandwiches (Tripletas, Churrascos, Media Noches) to soups (Sancocho, chicken and rice stew) Mofongo, to empanadillas and more.


(Photo via Adam Fagen, on Flickr)

Borinquen Lunch Box Food Truck

Food Truck vending in Alexandria, Virginia’s West End

Today, (Thursday, January 19), Borinquen Lunch Box is serving off-street in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Mark Center from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.


(Photo via Adam Fagen, on Flickr)

Borinquen Lunch Box food truck

This is an update to this post. On May 10, the Alexandria City Council voted to allow food truck vendors to operate in three designated, on-street locations on public property in addition to previously approved off-street locations.

On-street food truck vending was approved in the following areas:

  • 800 block of N. West Street, north of Madison Street, near the Braddock Road Metro;
  • the 1700 block of King Street adjacent to King Street Gardens; and
  • The 2200 block of Eisenhower Avenue, near Mill Road.

We’re keeping tabs on the three locations on a daily basis. Off-street vending is still allowed in Alexandria, Virginia.

Today, (Thursday, October 20), Borinquen Lunch Box is serving off-street in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Mark Center from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.


(Photo via Adam Fagen, on Flickr)

Borinquen Lunch Box

This is an update to this post. On May 10, the Alexandria City Council voted to allow food truck vendors to operate in three designated, on-street locations on public property in addition to previously approved off-street locations.

On-street food truck vending was approved in the following areas:

  • 800 block of N. West Street, north of Madison Street, near the Braddock Road Metro;
  • the 1700 block of King Street adjacent to King Street Gardens; and
  • The 2200 block of Eisenhower Avenue, near Mill Road.

We’re keeping tabs on the three locations on a daily basis. Off-street vending is still allowed in Alexandria, Virginia.

Today, (Thursday, June 30), Borinquen Lunch Box is serving off-street in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Mark Center from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.


(Photo via Adam Fagen, on Flickr)

hilton-alexandria-mark

This is an update to this post. On May 10, the Alexandria City Council voted to allow food truck vendors to operate in three designated, on-street locations on public property in addition to previously approved off-street locations.

On-street food truck vending was approved in the following areas:

  • 800 block of N. West Street, north of Madison Street, near the Braddock Road Metro;
  • the 1700 block of King Street adjacent to King Street Gardens; and
  • The 2200 block of Eisenhower Avenue, near Mill Road.

 

We’re keeping tabs on the three locations on a daily basis.

Today, (Thursday, June 23), Ada’s Kitchen on Wheels is serving in the West End of Alexandria, Virginia at the Hilton Mark Center from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

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