Vince Rossini is administered the oath of office by his wife Laura at the Dec. 13 Villa Park City Council meeting.  Rossini is one of two new faces on the VP dais.

Photos by Tony Richards

Oath of office: a family affair

Photos by: Tony Richards

Orange City Councilman Mike Alvarez’s mother Connie (left) and wife April joined him as he was sworn in to a four-year term, Dec. 6. Councilman Mark Murphy was out of town and sworn in earlier. 


January 2017

Orange Mayor Tita Smith was sworn in for her final two-year term, surrounded by her family, Dec. 6.  Smith is joined by, from left, grandson Vinh William, husband Bill and father Gene Smith.  “I’m a Smith who married a Smith,” she says.  

Newly-elected Villa Park Councilman Robbie Pitts was sworn into office by his wife Elizabeth and son Josh, Dec. 13, the first day of his four-year term.