Tag: election

Elephants in the room

Republicans debate for a chance to unseat a Democratic fixture in Moran

Independents Added to Council Slate; Candidates champion West End issues

With just hours to go before the deadline, Alicia Hughes and Rich Williamson filed to run as Independents in the May 5 City Council election broadening the race for six Council seats. Both registered as Independents and will take on six Democratic incumbents and two Republicans. Mayor Bill Euille will run unopposed.

Council Seat Will Take Party Effort For GOP

Republicans Phil Cefaratti and Frank Fannon were nominated as City Council candidates on the Republican slate following last Saturdays GOP Canvass at Minnie Howard, ending a not-so- suspenseful wait for at least part of the partys ticket.

Your Views | Fannon Fills the Bill

I have been a teacher and football coach in Alexandria since 1973, and I am writing to support Frank Fannon for City Council. My association with Frank over the years, especially his involvement with the Alexandria Sportsmans Club, has shown me his commitment, compassion and concern toward our youth in Alexandria.

For Democrats, City Council slate lacks new faces

One relative newcomer, five incumbents and one former Alexandria mayor competed for six seats on the Democratic ballot for City Council, culminating in a strong caucus turnout at T.C. Williams High School Minnie Howard Campus Saturday.

Much to Be Thankful For

High on our list of things to be thankful for is this remarkable democracy that we live in and often take for granted.