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District of DeBonis: May, 2012

Posted at 08:15 PM ET, 05/30/2012

DeShortVacation Links: No more hookers, please

Associated Press’s D.C. bureau wants city cops to crack down on prostitution outside its offices.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:15 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Rolling papers no longer sold in government building

Post reporter’s tweet about presence of rolling papers being stocked in a store in a new federal building generates a quick response.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:08 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Former D.C. delegate candidate now a vice presidential candidate

The running mate of Randall Terry, the no-holds-barred anti-abortion activist turned presidential candidate, is a familiar name.

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:43 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 05/30/2012

Library board bucks D.C. politicos on Bellevue naming

The monthslong saga over the naming of a new $15 million library branch has deepened.

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:00 PM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:56 AM ET, 05/30/2012

DeMorning Links: Final farewells

Thousands lined up outside the Howard Theatre on Tuesday to file past Chuck Brown’s casket.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:56 AM ET, 05/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:26 PM ET, 05/29/2012

DeEvening Links: Hoodless

A fish fry’s name change heralds gentrification in Park View.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:26 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 05/29/2012

Eatonville encounter figures big in determining Gray’s knowledge of payoff scheme

Court records are ambiguous on key moment in Sulaimon Brown’s payoff allegations.

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:47 PM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 05/29/2012

DeMorning Links: Jim Vance to the rescue

In light of Gray campaign charges, the veteran WRC-TV host gives D.C. a pep talk.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:41 AM ET, 05/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:54 PM ET, 05/25/2012

DeLongWeekend Links: Whither the urban playground?

Can the city change along with its ambitious 20-somethings?

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:54 PM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 05/25/2012

Uber moves closer to being street legal

The upscale app-dispatched car service moves closer to being street legal.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:09 PM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 05/25/2012

More ugly D.C. street signs

Only you can prevent substandard municipal way-finding.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:23 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 05/25/2012

DeMorning Links: A farewell to Chuck

Our civic farewell to Chuck Brown gets underway Tuesday with a public viewing, with memorial service set for Thursday.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:12 AM ET, 05/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:38 PM ET, 05/24/2012

DeEvening Links: Polish notation

Marion Barry managed to restart his Cycle of Redemption even sooner than anticipated.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:38 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:40 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Can green development cut your D.C. Water bill?

D.C. Water officials are hoping to cut tunnel costs by pursuing “low impact development.”

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:40 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 05/24/2012

DeMorning Links: Bikeshare bandit

It was bound to happen sooner or later: A Capital Bikeshare-bike-riding street criminal.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:43 AM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012

DeEvening Links: The burn thickens

New questions emerge about the apparent burning of city personnel records last Friday.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012

Marion Barry prepares to complete cycle of redemption yet again

The Ward 8 council member is set to meet with a group upset about his recent comments about Asians.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:09 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 05/23/2012

Squeaky wheels get classy notes from Gray

Georgetown residents get a “you’re welcome” note from Hizzoner.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:28 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 05/23/2012

What’s in a D.C. Council earmark?

Grants to D.C. economic development projects prompt a debate on budgetary semantics.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:38 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 05/23/2012

Chuck Brown funeral arrangements start to come together

Daughter says public viewing is set for Tuesday; funeral to follow Thursday.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:14 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 05/23/2012

DeMorning Links: City of parks

The District is ranked fifth among the nation’s 40 largest cities in its residents’ access to parks.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:45 AM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:14 PM ET, 05/22/2012

DeEvening Links: Burning questions

Why were three Dumpsters full of personnel records found burning near the D.C. fire academy?

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:14 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:39 PM ET, 05/22/2012

Where does the Gray campaign probe go from here?

Thomas Gore’s plea helps show in which direction the ongoing investigation is headed.

By Mike DeBonis  |  05:39 PM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 05/22/2012

Vincent Gray urged to look beyond Natwar Gandhi in CFO search

A former D.C. Council and veteran activist say the mayor needs to look beyond Natwar Gandhi for the city’s top financial post.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:56 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 05/22/2012

DeMorning Links: Bloomingdale battleground

A community park has become a neighborhood flashpoint.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:02 AM ET, 05/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:40 PM ET, 05/21/2012

DeEvening Links: Speed bleed

Is the city rigging the speed camera game by setting unusually low speed limits?

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:40 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 05/21/2012

What the Thomas Gore charges mean for Vincent Gray

Charges against campaign aide portend heightening of federal probe, weeks of speculation.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:43 PM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 05/21/2012

Marion Barry hospitalized in Las Vegas, report says

Barry suffered a blood clot while traveling to a convention, according to tweets on his official account.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:18 AM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 05/21/2012

DeMorning Links: Harry Thomas speaks

Former D.C. Council member, soon to enter the federal pokey, grants first post-prosecution interview.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:04 AM ET, 05/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:08 PM ET, 05/18/2012

DeEvening Links: More jobs!

The latest figures have city unemployment dropping 0.3 points to 9.5 percent in April.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:08 PM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 05/18/2012

DeMorning Links: Atrocities

Abortion hearing ended up highlighting a civil rights atrocity of some magnitude.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:02 AM ET, 05/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 05/17/2012

DeEvening Links: Children are our future

A larger proportion of the city’s newborns are white, bucking the new national trend.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:25 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Chuck Brown farewell planning could take a while

It could be days or longer before plans for a public tribute to the go-go icon come together.

By Mike DeBonis  |  05:15 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 05/17/2012

Lawyers try to save Harry Thomas Jr. $92,500

Just how much should Thomas pay back the city?

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:27 PM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 05/17/2012

DeMorning Links: ‘D.C. lost its president’

A city assembles its memories of a matchless musical icon.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:00 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:48 PM ET, 05/16/2012

DeEvening Links: RIP Chuck Brown

The Godfather of Go-Go has left the building.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:48 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:55 PM ET, 05/16/2012

For Chuck Brown, a grand public goodbye?

City officials start discussing how best to send off the Godfather of Go-Go.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:55 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 05/16/2012

DeMorning Links: Kenyan McDuffie (D-Ward 5)

McDuffie’s victory was sweeping, winning 10 of the ward’s 18 precincts and coming in second in every precinct he didn’t win.

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:13 PM ET, 05/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:32 PM ET, 05/15/2012

DeEvening Links: Hearing deficiency

Eleanor Holmes Norton will not be testifying at a Thursday hearing on House bill to ban many abortions in D.C.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:32 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 05/15/2012

Vincent Gray, Jim Graham ordered to give depositions in lottery lawsuit

A federal judge said the officials have to answer questions in whistleblower case but strictly narrowed the subject matter.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:34 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 05/15/2012

DeMorning Links: Power of the purse

Busy day today: For one, there’s an election. For another, the D.C. Council will vote on the city’s fiscal 2013 budget.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:00 AM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:20 PM ET, 05/14/2012

DeEvening Links: Too much trimming?

Some Pepco customers are wondering if trees vs. power is a “false choice.”

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:20 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:11 PM ET, 05/14/2012

A last look at the Ward 5 electorate

In a bad sign for Tim Day, Republicans haven’t come out to vote in especially large numbers so far.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:11 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Tax change means more D.C. residents are buying D.C. bonds

Thanks to last year’s tax change, local demand for District debt has increased.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:25 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 05/14/2012

Mary Cheh lampoons Ken Cuccinelli in joke memo

Mary Cheh (D-Ward 3) hasn’t forgotten Virginia AG’s comments on animal welfare bill.

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:43 PM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 05/14/2012

DeMorning Links: When we were kings

Fifty-five years ago, a “streetball series for the ages” took place on D.C. playgrounds: Wilt vs. Elgin.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:33 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:29 PM ET, 05/11/2012

DeEvening Links: Months for medical marijuana

David Catania acknowledges marijuana sales might not begin until year’s end.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:29 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Corporate tax breaks can pay off for D.C.

A look at economic development financing deals show they have worked more often than not.

By Mike DeBonis  |  05:31 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. city government

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 05/11/2012

D.C. voters have to finish ethics reform in November

D.C. residents will vote on three measures that require changes to the city charter.

By Mike DeBonis  |  01:03 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 05/11/2012

DeMorning Links: Smooth operator

Mayor Gray’s free concert tastes run toward R. Kelly and Sade.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:32 AM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:53 PM ET, 05/10/2012

DeEvening Links: Disparate treatment

Police Chief Cathy Lanier says her cop boyfriend has gotten no special treatment.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:53 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 05/10/2012

How D.C. Ward 5 is voting so far

The patterns hew, for the most part, to my earlier observations: For votes, go north.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:10 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. city government

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 05/10/2012

Rogue contractor hangs nonstandard street signs!

Signs on the southwest corner of North Capitol Street and Florida Avenue are not an approved design.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:45 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. city government

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 05/10/2012

DeMorning Links: Family matters

The number of homeless families has soared 18 percent in a year, according to a new survey.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:46 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:19 PM ET, 05/09/2012

DeEvening Links: Theory of evolution

D.C. politicos embraced President Obama’s embrace of gay marriage.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:19 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:43 PM ET, 05/09/2012

No, you can’t have a magic citywide parking permit

The city has issued Car2Go, a new Zipcar-like service that uses Smart Cars, special “Zone 9” permits.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:43 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 05/09/2012

D.C. employees angered over vacation change

Little-noticed provision has some D.C. employees in a tizzy over losing up to two weeks of vacation pay.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:41 PM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 05/09/2012

Parade season starts this weekend

Congress Heights Day is Saturday.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:14 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 05/09/2012

DeMorning Links: Mind the amorous teens

Plan for memorial to the victims of the 2009 Red Line crash has run into some community opposition.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:38 AM ET, 05/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:43 PM ET, 05/08/2012

DeEvening Links: Cheers and Giros

The Giro d’Italia did not start in D.C. this year, as ex-mayor Adrian M. Fenty once hoped it would.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:43 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 05/08/2012

D.C. budget surprises likely to persist

Council chairman declines to pledge a full day’s review for budget legislation.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:57 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Don’t sleep on Frank Wilds in Ward 5

Frank Wilds, 67, enters the final week of the special election race with a cash and geographic advantage.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:57 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 05/08/2012

Harry Thomas Jr.’s prison request gets judge’s nod

The former D.C. Council member might be able to do his hard time in an easier climate.

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:37 PM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 05/08/2012

DeMorning Links: Bad breath

The District’s Breathalyzer problems have come with a price: $20,000 and rising.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:44 AM ET, 05/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 05/07/2012

DeEvening Links: Justice on South Capitol Street

Four defendants are convicted of first-degree murder in the deadly shootings more than two years ago.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:45 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 05/07/2012

Shake-ups for D.C.’s summer parade calendar

There will be no Caribbean Carnival and Parade, and other parades will most likely have fewer politicians in them.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:48 PM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/07/2012

DeMorning Links: The rent is too damn high

A new report finds D.C.’s low-cost rental housing continues to disappear at an ever-quickening rate.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:31 PM ET, 05/04/2012

DeEvening Links: Who’s next?

U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Machen Jr. acknowledges prosecutors are working “nights and weekends” on public corruption investigations.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:31 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:28 PM ET, 05/04/2012

Activists’ home is ‘total loss’ after fire

Neither Dorothy Brizill nor Gary Imhoff were at their Columbia Heights home when it erupted in flames Friday afternoon.

By Mike DeBonis and Clarence Williams  |  07:28 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 05/04/2012

Robert Bobb to chair Youth Trust involved in Harry Thomas, Jr. case

The sentencing of Harry Thomas Jr. wasn’t the only recent move in the city’s slow lurch past the scandal. Robert Bobb has been named to chair the trust involved in the case.

By Mike DeBonis  |  05:26 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Harry Thomas Jr., Robert Bobb, D.C. city government

Posted at 02:13 PM ET, 05/04/2012

Why Harry Thomas wants to do his time in Alabama or Florida

Because they’re “two of the top four federal prisons in America,” expert says.

By Mike DeBonis  |  02:13 PM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 05/04/2012

DeMorning Links: A good guy

Behold the drama behind a shocking assault by fire at a Glover Park strip club.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:55 AM ET, 05/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:01 PM ET, 05/03/2012

DeEvening Links: Thirty-eight months

Harry Thomas Jr. will have plenty of time to consider whether the car, the motorcycle, the trips, and chaps were worth it.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:01 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 05/03/2012

Harry Thomas sentenced to three years (Live Updates)

Harry Thomas Jr., 51, is sentenced to 38 months in prison for stealing from youth sports programs.

By Tim Craig and Mike DeBonis  |  01:21 PM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 05/03/2012

DeMorning Links: Serendipity

One elected D.C. official is likely to be sent to jail today. What brought us to this point? In a lot of ways, pure chance.

By Mike DeBonis  |  07:00 AM ET, 05/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:28 PM ET, 05/02/2012

DeEvening Links: Tommy at the bat

Harry Thomas Jr. will appear in a federal courtroom to receive his sentence Thursday morning.

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:28 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:13 PM ET, 05/02/2012

Ward 5 hopeful Delano Hunter explains his debts

The Ward 5 candidate says “context is everything” when it comes to his financial woes.

By Mike DeBonis  |  06:13 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 05/02/2012

D.C. bills dead man’s family $600,000 for care it failed to properly monitor

The city sends a bill for the care of Curtis Suggs, even though a judge ruled it had been negligent and contributed to Suggs’s 2000 death.

By Mike DeBonis  |  04:01 PM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. city government

Posted at 09:52 AM ET, 05/02/2012

DeMorning Links: Now with less ‘grit’

The New York Times checks in on development along 14th Street NW.

By Mike DeBonis  |  09:52 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:23 AM ET, 05/02/2012

Prosecutors’ sentencing claims ‘unjustified,’ Thomas lawyers argue

Defense attorneys for the former D.C. Council member rejected the suggestion that Thomas served youth only out of his own self-interest.

By Mike DeBonis  |  12:23 AM ET, 05/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:30 PM ET, 05/01/2012

DeEvening Links: Ask before you tell?

Jack Evans (D-Ward 2) has introduced legislation to re-establish a protest permitting regime

By Mike DeBonis  |  08:30 PM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:10 AM ET, 05/01/2012

DeMorning Links: Deadly day in D.C.

Three murders in past 24 hours follow two fatal weekend shootings.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:10 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Censure Marion Barry, says former AG Peter Nickles

Peter Nickles said Barry’s comments on Asians require a serious response.

By Mike DeBonis  |  05:57 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marion Barry, D.C. city government

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 04/30/2012

D.C. ethics board nominees have been identified, Gray aide says

But council member wants to strip mayor of some power to name board members.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:46 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. city government

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Graham no longer keen on Sunday liquor store sales

D.C. Council member Jim Graham (D-Ward 1) is instead proposing a six-cent-per-drink tax increase.

By Mike DeBonis  |  03:46 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  D.C. city government, Jim Graham

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 04/30/2012

DeMorning Links: Peace in Petworth

One of the most disturbing violent crime sprees in recent memory may have come to an end with a late Thursday arrest.

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:13 AM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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