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In Memory Of Alfred F. Grande, Jr.

April 26, 2017

On March 23, 2017, Lt. Colonel (Army Ret.) Alfred F. Grande, Jr. completed his last mission on this earth and entered into the glory of Heaven. Following his retirement from the military, Al founded ASAP Printing and Mailing, Co. Inc. and located it in Del Ray, a long neglected part of Alexandria. He immediately set out to become active in the community. In 2012, Al was named a Living Legend of Alexandria.

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T.C. Alum Dies In Bicycle Accident In Washington State

April 4, 2017

Eric Michael Weight, age 51, passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, in Bellingham, WA, from injuries sustained in a bicycle accident. Eric graduated from T.C. William High School in Alexandria, Virginia in 1983.

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Alexandria Symphony’s Executive Director Passes Away

March 17, 2017

The Alexandria Symphony Orchestra announces its Executive Director, Paul A. Frank, passed away on Monday, March 13, after a brief bout with pancreatic cancer. Mr. Frank joined the ASO staff in the fall of 2016 after working with the McLean Orchestra and other regional arts organizations.

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Memorial Service For Patricia Thomas-Semonian Scheduled For Friday, January 27

January 25, 2017

Patricia Thomas-Semonian passed away after a long illness on Dec. 16, 2016, in the Thetford House Assisted Living Facility with her husband, Alexandria Clerk of Court Ed Semonian, by her side. A Memorial Service will be held in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church of Alexandria, 2932 King Street, on Friday, Jan. 27, at 11 a.m.

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Alexandria Historian T. Michael Miller Dies

January 11, 2017

The Office of Historic Alexandria is saddened to report the death of City Research Historian T. Michael Miller, who passed on Nov. 9, 2016.

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