Tag: mayoral race

Mayoral candidates net record-setting donations in 2024 Democratic primary

By Denise Dunbar | [email protected] Preliminary candidate campaign finance reports for the second quarter were released Monday, and some of the numbers revealed are unprecedented...

2024 Voter Guide: Steven Peterson (Mayor)

Want to read the 2024 Voter Guide in full? Click here to be taken to all of the Democratic primary candidates' responses.  Age: 58 Occupation: Semi-retired...

Mayoral candidates engage in public forum

By Olivia Anderson | [email protected] Alexandria’s mayoral candidates gathered in a virtual forum on Saturday, kicking into high gear to get their message out ahead of...

Our View: A post-mortem on the election

An election without public polling is a bit like the days when pregnant couples didn’t know the gender of their baby until the day...

Your Views: Silberberg is the one

To the editor: I am writing to express my concern about the future of Alexandria. The failure of Mayor Justin Wilson and most City...

Your Views: We need Silberberg

To the editor: In response to the question in the May 20 Alexandria Times Voter’s Guide “What’s the biggest problem facing Alexandria right now?” Allison...

Your Views: My choice – Wilson

To the editor: Leadership matters. Justin Wilson has been a strong steward for Alexandria during his tenure as mayor and deserves a second term....

Your Views: The many ways Silberberg helped fight COVID-19

To the editor: In the May 27 Alexandria Times, Benjamin Dawes wrote a letter to the editor, “Silberberg ignored the pandemic.” His assertions about Allison...

Your Views: Not heeding differs from not listening

To the editor: I hear a great deal of complaining that the city leaders do not listen and for this reason they should be...

Your Views: Vote for the mayor who will listen

To the editor: When then Alexandria City Councilman Justin Wilson prepared to run for mayor in 2018, our Queen Street/North Royal Street neighborhood invited...