SCENE Around Town September 2018

Sean Spicer

August 17, 2018, Sean Spicer, former Press Secretary to President Trump, was in Alexandria to speak about his new best seller, “The Briefing: Politics, the Press, and the President.” Shown here with two book buyers, Gerald Chandler and Jan Bates.

Photo by Linda App.

Bill Euille

Alexandria Mayor Bill Euille spent and signed the first dollar in the Port City’s new Glory Days Grill.

Photo by Pat Malone.

Man with Two dogs

John Chendorain can be seen in North Old Town in the mornings exercising with PETEY and LULU.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

Karaoke Cops

Police Chief Michael Brown, Mayor Allison Silberberg, and Chip Esten (Nashville star) at Karaoke With Cops, a fundraiser held at Rock It Grill for the Alexandria Police Foundation.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

7-11 Gang

Yates Corner 7-Eleven remodel is complete! Herman “Tony” Taylor, Margaret Brown and Manager John Kumar ready to greet you with open arms.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

Gold Star Families

The Jordan, Williams, and Randolph Gold Star Families were honored at Mt. Vernon Recreation Center. The fallen were all graduates of Parker-Gray High School. Pictured (l to r) McArthur Myers, Brenda Armstrong, Juanita Williams, George Washington, Norma Williams, Marilyn Williams, Raymond Williams, Jr, Raymond Williams, III, Lisa Williams, Valerie Carter and Mayor Allison Silberberg.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

Terry Green

Terry Green, spreads joy daily as she heads home from her job, of 14 years, at the boat house by Oronoco Bay Park at 7 AM.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

Irish Festival

Kim Colman Moore (President of Ballyshaners), 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Grand Marshal Shawn McLaughlin (McLaughlin Ryder Investments) and Bernadette Troy (2018 Grand Marshal and widow of Pat Troy Founder of St. Patrick’s Day Parade) at Alexandria Irish Festival at Alexandria Waterfront Park.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

Bread Company

Megan Hurst, owner of Great Harvest Bread Company, and Rev Grace Han, Trinity United Methodist Church celebrating the bakery’s 25-year anniversary.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.

Carpenter’s Shelter

Ground Breaks in Alexandria for New Carpenter’s Shelter and 97 Bloom Affordable Apartments at 930 N. Henry Street.

Photo by Lucelle O’Flaherty.