Stories about the lives of prominent Alexandrians.

Former Mayor Kerry Donley dies at 66

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Kerry Donley, former Alexandria mayor and Living Legend, died on the evening of July 13 from an apparent heart attack....

Resa Hutt O’Flaherty dies at 98

By Kassidy McDonald | [email protected] Resa Hutt O’Flaherty, a beloved and involved community member, died on July 5 in Alexandria. She was 98. Resa was native...

Janice Mae Thomas

Janice Mae Thomas of Alexandria passed away at the age of 75 on March 18, 2022. Janice had two sisters and one brother and was born on...

Longtime Carpenter’s Shelter supporter Carson Lee Fifer dies

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Carson Lee Fifer, an Alexandria Living Legend and longtime supporter of Carpenter’s Shelter, died on April 21 after an extended illness....

Charlie Euripides, Royal Restaurant owner, dies at 89

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Charlie Euripides, an Alexandria Living Legend and owner of the Royal Restaurant, passed away on April 14 after an extended illness....

Alexandria businessman Rob Kaufman dies at 71

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Entrepreneurial businessman Rob Kaufman died on April 8, 2022, of pancreatic cancer. He was 71. A Canadian by birth, Kaufman moved...