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Gale Curcio

Gale Curcio

Gale Curcio was a reporter and editor with the Connection Newspapers for eight years. She has spent the past four years doing development, marketing and communications for non-profit organizations. Active in the Alexandria community, Gale is involved with several local Chambers and does volunteer work for United Community Ministries.

Articles By Gale Curcio

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AROUND TOWN/Tis the Season of the Spring Gala
Apr 13,2011

Spring is here – and so are Spring Galas. Used by many local organizations as one of their annual fundraising events, several galas have already been held. United Community Ministries (UCM) held their Spring Gala: April in Paris earlier this month. The evening featured great food, entertainment

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Living Legends Feted at Gala
Mar 23,2011

The good news about Living Legends is that recipients are honored while they are still living - or as John Porter says, "Isn’t it marvelous that you don’t have to die to be a Legend?" Living Legends is the brainchild of Nina Tisara. It is her passion; her baby; and her "third hat."

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Oscar Night Comes Early for Alexandria’s Children
Mar 02,2011

The Center for Alexandria's Children scored another Oscar as they rolled out the red carpet for their second annual Oscar Night Gala last week. Held at Belle Haven Country Club, the event attracted 300 guests. Once again, the "paparazzi" was there – photographing guests as they walked down the red carpet.


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Old Town's Dr. Jen, 'Chiro On The Go' with Lady Gaga
Mar 01,2011

When Lady Gaga rolls into town, local services jump into action. Local lighting, wiring, sound, technical and logistical companies are called to provide assistance to ensure that the show goes smoothly. Yet, there is one more service that Lady Gaga's team needs to make things roll a little more smoothly – chiropractic care.

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Happier than a clam in mud at Torpedo Factory
Feb 23,2011

This good old-fashioned Louisiana dance party is sure to make you happy as a clam in mud. So put on your dancing shoes. It’s time for the one and only Louisiana Dance Party. Sponsored by Hungry for Music, the event will be held at The Torpedo Factory Art Center in Old Town on March 4.

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Center for Alexandria’s Children Sponsors Oscar Night Gala
Feb 09,2011

Once again, the Center for Alexandria's Children will roll out the red carpet during their second annual Oscar Night Gala. It will be held on Thursday, February 24, 2011, at Belle Haven Country Club, 6023 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307 Not only will the event help fund the center's initiatives to help abused children in Alexandria


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Tiki Ball Takes Alexandria Chamber Chairman’s Ball to New Level
Feb 09,2011

‘The men’ (borrowed from Mango Mike’s) waving the palm trees as guests entered were the first clue that this year’s Alexandria Chamber of Commerce’s Chairman Ball was going to be different. The pina coladas that were handed out to guests were the second clue. With Mango Mike Anderson coming on board as the Chamber chair

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A Panel of Hope: ACVA's Tourism Marketing Forum
Feb 02,2011

Alexandria is all about putting the pieces together for businesses. The city's business leaders promote Alexandria as a business-friendly community and work hard to make all the pieces work cohesively. The Alexandria Convention & Visitors Association is a piece of that puzzle and last week



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