Thursday, June 29, 2017

Mayor Kenneth C. Alexander

Recently Norfolk Mayor Kenneth C. Alexander delivered his first “State of the City”  address outlining his administration’s achievements, frustrations and  future goals for continued growth of the city. A week earlier, he had conducted an hour-long interview with the New Journal Guide where he talked intimately about his views on various issues, policies and his own […]

Just over a year ago on May 3, 2016, for the first time in its four centuries of existence, Norfolk elected its first African-American  Mayor, ushering in a new era in politics and leadership. Weeks later Kenneth Cooper Alexander was sworn into office on the City Hall steps, an area that at one time in […]

NORFOLK The Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities will host its 53rd presentation of the humanitarian awards on Thursday, March 30, 2017, at the Westin Virginia Beach Town Center. The awards celebration honors individuals and organizations for making significant humanitarian contributions to the South Hampton Roads community. The 2017 Tidewater Humanitarian Awards Recipients are Norfolk Mayor […]

NORFOLK Recognition and awards to area history makers was a theme at the Norfolk Public Library during its opening weekend events February 4 and 5. On Saturday, February 4, NPL kicked off its month-long recognition of African American history at the Slover Library where Norfolk Mayor Kenneth C. Alexander delivered the keynote speech. That event […]