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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Man Arrested for Three Armed Robberies

In the early mornings hours of Saturday July 8, police arrested a juvenile man shortly after he had robbed a business on the 1300...

Burrows Under the Hill

There is a rat problem on Capitol Hill, and it has only grown over the last few years. No, this is not another story...

Out of Prison and Out of Work: Employment Barriers in DC

DC’s economy is booming, with more jobs being created each year and economic growth that is outperforming the rest of the region. Yet this...

Doesn’t Take a PhD to Understand Why ‘Kids Ride Free’ Should...

Everyone knows that Metro is facing enormous financial challenges that affect not only our daily commutes but also the economic vitality of our region....

Eastern Market Report – July 2017

Leases and New Appraisals A new development threatens to derail the always tenuous tranquility of the Eastern Market’s vending community. Market Manager Barry Margeson lobbed...

Mad as Hell!

I spent most of this summer mad as hell. I was mad as hell because the US Senate tried to rip health insurance away from...

Eastern Market Report – April 2017

Appraisal & Leases At the March 22 meeting, Eastern Market Community Advisory Committee (EMCAC) Chair Donna Scheeder presented a report on the recent meeting with...

The Anthem Runs into Community Opposition

At its July 10th monthly meeting, ANC 6D unanimously voted to protest the application by owners of the Anthem concert hall for an Alcohol Beverage...

When It Comes to Honoring Disabled Veterans, Capitol Hill American Legion...

It’s the newest monument, and the most hidden away. But once found and faced, it’s impact is enormous. The American Veterans Disabled for Life...

Intolerant of Intolerance in Ward 6

A man with a swastika tattoo yells the “N” word to a black city worker. An LGBTQ Pride flag is burned while hanging on...