In 2003 Tejada became the first person of Latin American heritage to be elected to the County Board, or to any governing body in NoVA.
In 1997, Jay Fisette became the first openly LGBTQ+ person elected to office in the state of Virginia when he won a seat on the Arlington County Board.
Margaret Troxell (1909-2002) was a pioneering local journalist who helped found the Northern Virginia Sun.
Interviews with Lance Newman and Michael Jones
Central Library, First Floor
1015 North Quincy Street
Arlington VA 22201