Archives:March, 2014

Paying American Workers What They Deserve

March 31st, 2014 | [From: Choice 2014]

Former Lieutenant Governor Don Beyer echoed today’s radio address by Vice President Biden, calling on Congress to increase the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour, and also urging Congress to pass the FAIR Act, which would give federal employees a 3.3 percent pay hike in 2015.

Combat Veteran, Small Business Owner, And Former Congressional Staffer Announces Bid For VA-8 Congressional Seat

March 31st, 2014 | [From: Choice 2014, Top Stories]

Combat veteran and small business owner Dennis Bartow today officially announced his candidacy for the Republican nomination to serve Virginia's 8th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Governor McAuliffe Names Steve Staples As Superintendent Of Public Instruction

March 31st, 2014 | [From: From Richmond, Top Stories]

Governor Terry McAuliffe on Monday announced the appointment of Steve Staples as Superintendent of Public Instruction.

ACPS Will Meet State Instructional Hours Requirement Without Adding Minutes To School Day

March 31st, 2014 | [From: Schools, Top Stories]

All Alexandria City Public Schools students and parents can look forward to an uninterrupted spring break and an end to the school year as scheduled on June 20.

Don’t Fall For Massive Tax Scam

March 31st, 2014 | [From: Courts & Crime, Top Stories]

“Your driver’s license has been suspended. You will be arrested. You will be deported. We are on our way to your home right now.” These are just a few of the many threats that scammers are making against hundreds of Fairfax County residents over the past several weeks.

Cleveland Spruill Named Huntersville Chief Of Police

March 31st, 2014 | [From: Courts & Crime]

The Town of Huntersville, NC, is pleased to announce the appointment of Cleveland Spruill as Chief of Police. Spruill will leave his position as Deputy Chief of the Alexandria Police Department to become the new chief of the 93 member (83 sworn officers and 10 civilians) Huntersville Police Department.

This Week In T. C. Sports

March 31st, 2014 | [From: Sports]

Spring sports continue at T. C. Williams High School. The lineup of sports includes baseball, crew, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis and outdoor track & field. Most of the teams are in action this week (March 31-April 5).

Titan Roundup

March 30th, 2014 | [From: Sports]

Spring sports are underway at T. C. Williams High School despite the weather issues. Read more about action in baseball, crew, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis and outdoor track & field through March 29.

ARHA Board Votes Not To Pursue Acquisition Of Washington Suites Alexandria

March 28th, 2014 | [From: City Hall]

The Board of Commissioners of the Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority voted last week not to pursue the acquisition of the Washington Suites Alexandria property.

Beverly Beidler Dies At 85

March 28th, 2014 | [From: Obituaries]

Former Alexandria City Councilwoman and former Alexandria General Registrar Beverly Beidler, 85, died this morning after a long illness. Funeral arrangements have not been announced.