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Washington City Paper
As Murder Rate Rises, Bowser Administration Gets DefensiveConsider the oddball graphic above, pushed out by an administration Twitter acc
As Murder Rate Rises, Bowser Administration Gets Defensive
Washington City Paper / Posted 5 hours ago
Consider the oddball graphic above, pushed out by an administration Twitter account last Thursday. That's a reference to Washingtonian writer Harry Jaffe calling Metropolitan Police Department Chief Cathy Lanier Lanier a "princess" on NewsChannel 8's... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Life after Vermont YankeeBrattleboro and the surrounding communities are looking at life after Vermont Y
Life after Vermont Yankee
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 hours ago
Brattleboro and the surrounding communities are looking at life after Vermont Yankee and area business leaders say green energy needs to be part of the focus. The hustle and bustle on the streets of Brattleboro did not stop with the closure of... Read more
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Washington City Paper
At-Large Race Gets Republican ChallengerThe D.C. Council at-large race is usually a haven for party-hopping Democrats.
At-Large Race Gets Republican Challenger
Washington City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
The D.C. Council at-large race is usually a haven for party-hopping Democrats. But new candidate Dave Oberting has made a more unusual change: from independent to Republican. "I’ve spent the last month agonizing over being mentioned in the same... Read more
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Washington City Paper
’Gator Wrestling: Muriel Bowser’s Lincoln Navigator Costs More Than $2,000 a MonthDistrict officials love their Lincoln Navigators. Former Mayor Adrian Fenty may
’Gator Wrestling: Muriel Bowser’s Lincoln Navigator Costs More Than $2,000 a Month
Washington City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
District officials love their Lincoln Navigators. Former Mayor Adrian Fenty may be better known for driving an eco-friendly Smart car, but he still commuted to the Wilson Building in a Navigator. Vince Gray bounced between campaign stops during his... Read more
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Roll Call
Miss DC Heads to Atlantic City for Miss America PageantMiss D.C. Heads to Atlantic City for Miss America Pageant Haely Jardas, Miss D
Miss DC Heads to Atlantic City for Miss America Pageant
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
Miss D.C. Heads to Atlantic City for Miss America Pageant Haely Jardas, Miss District of Columbia for 2015, heads to Atlantic City Sunday. (Al Drago/CQ Roll Call) “Wear it when you have the evening gown competition,” said Anise Jenkins, a longtime... Read more
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Washington City Paper
A House Provided: After crisis intervention, domestic violence survivors face another hurdle: D.C.’s affordable housing crunch.Tucked into a back hallway on the fifth floor of the D.C. Superior Court is Sur
A House Provided: After crisis intervention, domestic violence survivors face another hurdle: D.C.’s affordable housing crunch.
Washington City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
Tucked into a back hallway on the fifth floor of the D.C. Superior Court is Survivors and Advocates for Empowerment’s office. In the waiting room, a young mother bounces a toddler on one knee while her second child plays on the floor with wooden... Read more
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Washington Post
Mayor, D.C. officials briefly evacuate government headquartersD.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser, council members and other city officials briefly e
Mayor, D.C. officials briefly evacuate government headquarters
Washington Post / Posted 6 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser, council members and other city officials briefly evacuated D.C. government headquarters Wednesday afternoon after smoke was reported inside the building. Officials evacuated the Wilson Building on Pennsylvania Avenue NW... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
4-Hers work hard for skills and funThousands of children go to their local fair every year to ride the rides, see
4-Hers work hard for skills and fun
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 10 days ago
Thousands of children go to their local fair every year to ride the rides, see the animals, eat the food and watch the shows. However, some, like those in 4-H and FFA practice all year to get ready for the week of festivities and work. Sisters Lexi,... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Memorial Commission Proposes Marion Barry Statue, Renamed High SchoolHow does the District remember Marion Barry, its most successful—and most notor
Memorial Commission Proposes Marion Barry Statue, Renamed High School
Washington City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
How does the District remember Marion Barry, its most successful—and most notorious—politician? The answer, if the Barry Commemorative Commission gets its way, is with a whole lot of stuff. Last night, the commission released their draft proposals... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Packing Heat: A Wave of Gun Crimes and Homicides Tests Bowser AdminLL crammed into a hallway with more than a dozen other media types last week to
Packing Heat: A Wave of Gun Crimes and Homicides Tests Bowser Admin
Washington City Paper / Posted 12 days ago
LL crammed into a hallway with more than a dozen other media types last week to hear Muriel Bowser talk murders. The Wilson Building has a press room for this kind of thing, but the press room isn’t just steps away from the mayor’s CapStat room,... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Ocean City Police Alerted about D.C. Statehood Beach PartyMore than a dozen D.C. statehood activists are headed to the beaches of Ocean C
Ocean City Police Alerted about D.C. Statehood Beach Party
Washington City Paper / Posted 13 days ago
More than a dozen D.C. statehood activists are headed to the beaches of Ocean City, Md. today, causing the local police department to issue a “situational awareness” alert. Last week, members of the newly formed DisruptDC group (who call themselves... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Living At-Large: Vincent Orange Gets His First Challenger in David GarberThe vending machine at H Street NE spot Maketto sells Magnum condoms, cat statu
Living At-Large: Vincent Orange Gets His First Challenger in David Garber
Washington City Paper / Posted 18 days ago
The vending machine at H Street NE spot Maketto sells Magnum condoms, cat statues, and pouches of MSG. Elsewhere, diners can buy beard oil and artisanal razors. But last week, Maketto patrons got a chance to spend their money on something not so... Read more
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Washington City Paper
New Orange At-Large Challenger Comes Out SwingingAt-Large Councilmember Vincent Orange has his first challenger for next year's
New Orange At-Large Challenger Comes Out Swinging
Washington City Paper / Posted 26 days ago
At-Large Councilmember Vincent Orange has his first challenger for next year's Democratic primary, and the new guy isn't playing around. In a video announcing that he's joining what could become a crowded field, former Advisory Neighborhood... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Jeff Thompson Made a Big Loan to a Fenty Pal Ahead of the 2010 PrimaryFor years, District Medicaid contractor Jeff Thompson held his wallet open to c
Jeff Thompson Made a Big Loan to a Fenty Pal Ahead of the 2010 Primary
Washington City Paper / Posted 1 months ago
For years, District Medicaid contractor Jeff Thompson held his wallet open to connected Washingtonians. As the ongoing federal investigation into Thompson’s illicit funding of Vince Gray’s 2010 mayoral campaign shows, he didn’t care if the law got in... Read more

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