Posted Online: Jan. 08, 2013, 7:16 pm Candidates file petitions for Alpha city elections Comment on this story By Sherrie Taylor, firstname.lastname@example.org ALPHA -- Alpha village clerk Edna Mahalovich told trustees at their meeting this week that petitions of candidacy for positions open in the upcoming city elections have been filed. Candidates include Brad VandeWalle and Dean Kernan for mayor; Angie Spivey for clerk; and Mike O'Neil, Ms. Mahalovich, Dennis Shannon, Mike Petrovich and Jason Lambin for the three trustee positions. Ms. Mahalovich has served as clerk but is seeking a trustee position. Mr. Shannon and Mr. Petrovich are incumbents. Incumbent mayor Marvin Watters is not seeking re-election.