Tag: vice mayor

Allison Silberberg reflects on term as mayor

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] As she looks back on her time as mayor, Allison Silberberg’s reflections are built from stories of the events she’s...

Our View: Assessing Alexandria’s local election

Nationwide the vaunted blue wave was real, and though not the tsunami predicted at one point, in Alexandria it helped lift the full Democratic...

Council signs off on FY2019 budget, sets stage to approve meals...

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] City council voted on May 3 to endorse a $748.4 million operating budget for Fiscal Year 2019 and tentatively approved...

Lionel Hope dies at 92

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Lionel Hope, Alexandria’s first African American vice mayor and a World War II veteran, died in his sleep at his...

Vice Mayor Justin Wilson announces mayoral run

By Alexa Epitropoulos | [email protected] Vice Mayor Justin Wilson announced on Monday morning that he will run for mayor in 2018, setting the stage for a...

Our View: The example of Patsy Ticer

As we mourn the passing this week of Patsy Ticer, we also celebrate her life and many achievements. Ticer was the embodiment of the best...