Can City Manager Rashad Young name any developer who is interested in the waterfront? During a recent press conference about the waterfront plan, the city manager was asked that question. His response was quick, pointed and definitive.
The Viriginia Senate pushed off until Tuesday a vote on a measure that would allow a newly created body to take over failing Virginia schools.
Senators had been scheduled to vote on it Monday, reports the Richmond Times-Dispatch.
For state-backed cyberspies such as a Chinese military unit implicated by a U.S. security firm in a computer crime wave, hacking foreign companies can produce high-value secrets ranging from details on oil fields to advanced
"The state of the Union," the President reported last night, "is stronger."
He said, to prove his point, we have more created new jobs, sold more American cars, bought less foreign oil, and are sending fewer soldiers into battle.
That is like saying (on the day pitchers and catchers officially reported to Spring Training sites)
If there was ever a force of nature in politics and life, a model for talking, arguing and doing, it was Ed "How'm I doing" Koch, the former Councilman, Congressman and three term Mayor of New York City.
We could use more politicians like Ed who cared so deeply and worked so hard until finally his heart failed him
The Alexandria Democratic Committee assembled Tuesday evening to watch President Obama’s first State of the Union address of his second term at Ramparts Tavern on Fern Street, a regular hangout of Republican Speaker of the House John Boehner.
Del. Rob Krupicka (D-45th) and Sen. Adam Ebbin (D-30th) are hosting a town hall meeting from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Charles Houston Recreation Center in Old Town Alexandria to discuss this winter's General Assembly session.
The Alexandria-area representatives will be taking comments