Tag: democratic primary

Alexandrian announces presidential run

By Arya Hodjat | ahodjat@alextimes.com City resident Joe Sestak, a former Democratic congressman from Pennsylvania, announced Sunday that he was running for president. Sestak joins a crowded...

Our View: Change is in the air

Two events earlier this week heralded new directions in Alexandria. First up was the announcement that the Virginia Tech Innovation Campus will be located directly...

Greg Parks wins Democratic clerk of court nomination

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Greg Parks won Alexandria’s Democratic clerk of court nomination during Tuesday’s primary by 894 votes, according to the Virginia Department...

Clerk of court election approaches

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com Ben Ortiz and Greg Parks will compete for the Democratic nomination for Alexandria’s clerk of court in the June 11...

Our View: June madness

We suspect few Alexandrians expected this particular collection of seven candidates to emerge victorious from the Democratic primary held Tuesday. The results, in total,...

Vice Mayor Justin Wilson wins Democratic nomination for mayor

By Alexa Epitropoulos and Missy Schrott Change was the story of Tuesday night’s Democratic primary. Vice Mayor Justin Wilson unseated incumbent Allison Silberberg when he won...

Election 2018: Vice Mayor Justin Wilson wins Democratic mayoral primary

The Alexandria Times will post live results and election coverage from the Democratic Primary on Tuesday. The final results Democratic mayoral primary (*incumbent)  Vice Mayor Justin...

Election 2018: All you need to know before heading to the...

By Mae Hunt | mhunt@alextimes.com After months of campaigning from mayoral candidates and council hopefuls, Alexandria voters will decide the Democratic nominees for mayor and...

Letter to the Editor: Wilson tackles schools challenges

To the editor: As Alexandria parents whose child attended Alexandria City Public Schools and who now watch a new generation of neighborhood children attend those...

Facing final countdown, council candidates brawl

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Exactly one week before the Democratic primary, the dozen candidates vying for six seats gathered for a final debate on...