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Living Legends: Patricia S. Ticer

[Editor’s Note: Today, August 7, 2017, we learned of the passing of the Honorable Patsy Ticer. With permission, we reprint this original Living Legends profile, which first ran in the Alexandria Gazette in 2007 when Patsy Ticer was an inaugural member of the Living Legends Project.] By Christa Watters State Senator Patricia S. Ticer (D-30th) came […]

Virginia Launches New Project: Disability Awareness Training For Law Enforcement Officers

The Department of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS), in partnership with the Virginia Board for People with Disabilities (VBPD), and the Department for Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS), has contracted with Niagara University to develop and conduct statewide training for law enforcement officers. The primary goal is to provide the specific interaction skills law enforcement […]

Greenstreet GreenWalls: Bringing the outdoors indoors

Because nature makes us feel better By Kris Gilbertson If we could time travel back to the 1980s and 90s, we’d see that plants—lots of plants—were standard décor in large office buildings. By the turn of the century, this had gone away. Space limitations, the high price of footprint and plant services, even leaking containers […]

Announces He Will Be Leaving ACPS This Summer

Superintendent Alvin L. Crawley has announced that he will be leaving Alexandria City Public Schools this summer to take a position as a professor in the Graduate School of Education at George Mason University in the fall. Dr. Crawley’s last day with ACPS will be July 28. The Alexandria City School Board will lay out […]

Alexandria School Board Recognizes Outstanding ACPS Volunteers

ACPS announced five Outstanding School Volunteers for the 2016-17 school year for their valuable contributions to our schools. The volunteers were nominated by ACPS staff division-wide and were evaluated by the Office of School, Business and Community Partnerships. The awardees are Sharon Yandian at the elementary school level, Kathy Stenzel at the middle school level, […]

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