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The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar will close at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, November 5.
Two days worth of voting resulted in a Samuels victory in Greater Jackson Wards straw poll for the 2nd District City Council race. Another poll on the Fan of the Fan produced similar results.
All votes are recorded anonymously. Please share your thoughts on this contest below.
Donald MCeachan WILL endorse endorsed Charles Samuels today at Noon. McCheachan, who had formerly endorsed Charlie Diradour, switched after the Richmond City Democratic Committee endorsed Samuels.
A Woman’s Place Is in . . . the Voting Booth!: A History of the Woman Suffrage Movement At Noon on Wednesday, October 3, visit the Library of Virginia for a unique event featuring costumed interpreters discussing the suffrage movement. From the Library of Virginia: The Library of Virginia, Maymont Foundation, and the League of [...]
PRESS RELEASE: A demonstration to protest the city’s outrageous $49.40 minimum monthly water/sewer service charge will take place at City Hall, 900 E. Broad Street, at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, September 24, before the meeting of the Richmond City Council. A Press Conference will be held at 5:30. The demonstration is sponsored by the Sierra [...]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Fan District Association to Sponsor City Council and School Board Debates
I wasn’t aware there was an election till I saw the precinct voting signs outside the library. It turns out the state once again is holding a public election for a private organization, this time the Republican Party. Based on their rhetoric, I would think they want would get government out of party primaries or at least [...]
Mayor Dwight C. Jones will announce he is running for a second term as the mayor of Richmond, Virginia. Mayor Jones will make his formal announcement at the Hippodrome Theater at 5:30 PM this evening. The public is invited to attend.
From the Charlie Diradour Facebook Page. What a day. 8:30: Scott’s Addition, 12 calls, 12 noon: Jazz lunch at St. Paul’s, 4pm VCU neighborhood meeting, 5:30: supporter meeting, 6:30: FDA parking meeting. Now:grocery store. Later: Light reading of ordinances. I love this!
RICHMOND, VA – Today, the re-election campaign of Second District City Councilman Charles R. Samuels announced the endorsement of Mr. C.T. Woody, Richmond’s Sheriff. Woody cites Councilman Samuels’ dedication to public safety and law enforcement throughout the City of Richmond. “Councilman Samuels has always been a champion for law enforcement officials throughout the Second District and [...]