Tag: Alyia Gaskins

Mysterious election placards from Unite Here union baffle residents

By Alexander Fernandez and Denise Dunbar | Alexandria Journalism Project For several weeks, residents across Alexandria have been opening their front doors to find placards...

2024 Mayoral Profiles

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Gaskins, Jackson try to draw distinctions at mayoral debate

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] The Alexandria Democratic Committee hosted a mayoral debate Tuesday night at Alexandria City High School that featured just two of...

2024 Mayor Profile: Alyia Gaskins

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected]  Councilor Alyia Gaskins wants to become Alexandria’s next mayor to tackle the issues ahead that will be – and are...

First quarter fundraising reports released in 2024 Democratic primary

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] Councilor and mayoral candidate Alyia Gaskins raised $103,113 in the first quarter of 2024, easily outpacing Vice Mayor Amy Jackson,...

Del Ray Citizens Association holds mayoral candidate forum

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] The three candidates running for mayor in the Alexandria Democratic Primary – Vice Mayor Amy Jackson, Councilor Alyia Gaskins and...

Controversial Del Ray project denied after months of delay

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] City Council voted unanimously to deny a special use permit for 404A East Alexandria Ave. at the Tuesday legislative meeting,...

Outgoing APD chief Don Hayes reflects on 42 years

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] After nearly 43 years with the Alexandria Police Department, Police Chief Don Hayes is hanging up his hat Friday and...

What to watch at Saturday’s Council public hearing

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] City Council is holding a public hearing Saturday and is planning to discuss and vote on several issues of importance,...

Contentious 301 N. Fairfax St. project deferred

By Caitlyn Meisner | [email protected] City Council deferred action on the redevelopment proposal for 301 N. Fairfax St. at Saturday’s public hearing. Action on the...