Norfolk Constitutional Officer Candidate Forum

September 29, 2013

Kevin Janney, president of the Suburban Acres Civic League, asks that we share an invitation to their Candidate Forum:

Suburban Acres Civic League is hosting a Norfolk Constitutional Officer Candidate Forum on Monday evening October 14th at Suburban Park Elementary School, 310 Thole Street.  Doors open at 6 pm for refreshments; meeting/candidate forum starts at 6:30.

Confirmed candidates:

Commissioner of Revenue candidates:  Evans Poston and Sherry Battle-Edmonds

Treasurer candidates:  Vice Mayor Anthony Burfoot and James McDonnell

Sheriff candidates:  Sheriff Robert McCabe, Sean Jones, Neil Bradley


This is not a debate; candidates will not address each other directly.  Each candidate will have up to five minutes for remarks, then another 5 minutes to entertain questions from the audience.



Wards Corner Civic League to hold candidate forum

October 9, 2012

Jim English, the president of the Wards Corner Civic League, is extending an invitation to the entire Greater Wards Corner Community to attend the Civic League’s candidate forum.  The following candidates for the 89th District of the Virginia House of Delegates have been invited:

Towne Bank Senior Vice President, Yvonne Allmond
Former Norfolk City Councilwoman, Daun Hester
Lionell Spruill Jr., the son of Chesapeake Del. Lionell Spruill

The three candidates are all running for the Democratic nomination so the next representative of the 89th District will likely be the winner of the caucus scheduled for October 17, 2012 at the Masonic Temple between 5:30pm and 8:30pm.

The Candidate Forum details:
When:  Monday, October 15, 2012@ 6:45pm
Where: Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center

Superward 6 Candidate Forums

April 1, 2012

Suburban Acres Civic League and Wards Corner Civil League will be holding candidate forums for the Superward election coming up in May.

Suburban Acres Civic League Candidate Forum
April 9, 2012 @ 6:30PM at Norfolk Collegiate Upper School

Wards Corner Civic League Candidate Forum
April 16, 2012 @ 6:45M at the Fitness and Wellness Center

The following are the candidates running for the Super Ward 6 City Council position:

Marcus A. Calabrese

John Amiral

Barclay C. Winn

Jesse Scaccia

Ward 1 Candidate Debates, Northside Civic League

March 29, 2010

The Northside Civic League will be hosting a debate of the Ward One City Council candidates on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 7PM.

Northside Civic League's Facebook post regarding Candidate Forum

Northside Civic League's Facebook post regarding Candidate Debate

The debate will be held at St. Matthias Hall at St. John Lutheran Church, 8918 Tidewater Drive.  The event is open to all.

Joel Rubin to host City-wide Candidates Forum

March 22, 2010
Joel Rubin

Joel Rubin

The Norfolk Federation of Civic Leagues will be sponsoring a City – Wide Candidates Forum.  It will be held on April 8th at Granby High School in the Auditorium.  The event will run from 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. but the doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

All candidates have been invited to participate.  All but three candidates have confirmed attendance.

The Forum will be moderated by Joel Rubin.  An email account has been set up for the submission of questions to be posed to the Ward and Mayoral Candidates.  Send all submissions to  When submitting your questions please indicate your Ward number.  Questions must be submitted no later than Friday March 26th.  Mr. Rubin will make the final decisions as to which questions will be used.

Ward One Candidates’ Forum Tuesday, March 16th

March 15, 2010

Talbot Park Civic League will be holding a Ward One Candidates’ Forum on Tuesday, March 16th, 7:00 pm at the Royster Memorial Presbyterian Church, 6900 Newport Avenue. Candidates Andy Protogyrou, Barbara Saunders and Chuck Brewer will be participating.

The format will be a basic one: Each candidate will answer a few questions about their priorities for Ward 1, the city of Norfolk, their experience and explain why they are qualified to represent the citizens of Ward One.

All are invited to attend.

Candidate Forum – October 19, 2009

October 7, 2009

Jim English, President of the Wards Corner Civic League, is extending an invitation to the entire Partnership to attend a Candidate Forum at the Civic League’s October meeting.

The meeting is scheduled for October 19, 2009 at 6:45pm at the Fitness and Wellness Center.

The following candidates have been invited to the forum:

87th District House of Delegates

D  Paula J. Miller, Incumbent

R  John N. Amiral

89th District House of Delegates:

D  Kenneth Cooper Alexander, Incumbent

I  Anthony J. “Trip” Triplin

Sheriff  – City of Norfolk

D Robert J. McCabe, Incumbent

I  Sean C. Jones

Commissioner of the Revenue  – City of Norfolk

D Sharon M. McDonald, Incumbent

I Douglas E. Knack

Treasurer – City of Norfolk

D Thomas Moss, Incumbent

Wards Corner Civic League invites you

April 20, 2008

The Wards Corner Civic League invites you to a Candidate Forum on Monday, April 21, 2008 at 6:45 at the Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center.

Candidates for Ward 6, Councilman Barclay Winn and Jack Stiles, have been invited to attend.

Candidate Forum

October 19, 2007


The Membership of the Wards Corner Civic League
cordially invites the
Membership of the Greater Wards Corner Partnership
to an
Election Candidate Forum
to be held on
Monday October 22nd, 2007 at 6:45PM
at the
Norfolk Fitness and Wellness Center


All candidates running for the seats of the 6th Senatorial District and 87th House District have confirmed their attendance at this forum.

Please come to this important candidate forum and learn about the candidates and their positions. A structured question and answer session will be conducted.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Thank you.

Jim English, President Wards Corner Civic League

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