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Dead mayor comes out victorious in local Romanian elections

The posthumously acclaimed mayor, Ion Aliman, "won" the election by receiving 64% of the votes.

Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey listens to the first organizing meeting of the Minneapolis City Council
It’s a girl for Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey and wife

Frey and his wife, Sarah Clarke, had a baby girl, Frida Jade, on Thursday, the day before the beginning of Rosh Hashanah.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
22/09/2020
Six US mayors urge Congress to block Trump federal deployment

The tactics, condemned by Democrats as federal overreach, have fueled a new wave of protests following demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25.

By REUTERS
28/07/2020
Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer speaks with volunteer lawyers set up outside the arrivals area
Jewish Progressive Mike Feuer envisions LA 2.0 as he makes mayoral bid

Los Angeles City Attorney since 2013, Feuer's focus is on building inclusive communities.

Washington mayor says out-of-state troops should leave US capital

Bowser said she had authorized the deployment of DC National Guard units as part of her response to the coronavirus pandemic, but did not request other military units.

By REUTERS
04/06/2020
Prague's mayor under police protection due to 'risk on his life'

At least one Czech investigative outlet claimed that the protection was due to the mayor being the target of a Russian poisoning plot

2019 Billboard Music Awards- Show - Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., May 1, 2019 - Paula Abdul leaps as she
Las Vegas Mayor offers city as a test case for reopening amid coronavirus

Anderson Cooper, the CNN host, said that would mean people would likely die as part of the experiment.

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
23/04/2020
Yair Netanyahu
Alabama mayor deleted a tweet thanking Yair Netanyahu for masks donation

A spokesperson for Netanyahu Family said on Sunday that Yair has nothing to do with the donation that was made on his behalf as a pro-Israel PR campaign

ALIZA BLOCH: The most important thing to me in our first year – apart from cleaning the city – was t
How Beit Shemesh's female mayor is making an impact

Municipal Affairs: A year in, Beit Shemesh Mayor Aliza Bloch is making an impact at home and abroad

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addresses supporters at a Likud Party event, February 5, 2020
Netanyahu: IDF prepared to strike back in Gaza even before elections

Netanyahu gave the mayors an overview of the scenarios the IDF is weighing and the considerations involved in each one.

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