Here are our picks for five stories to kick off your day.
Who doesn’t like a nice high heel? Running in stilettos may not be comfortable, but the winner’s trophy — a glass slipper filled with brandy — is a nice motivator. See photos from the annual High Heel Race and upload your own. Watch for our video later this morning.
The Rocky Balboa of Virginia. State Sen. Chuck Colgan (D), 85, has revived his popular 2007 campaign theme that featured Rocky and the famous run up the steps.
Good Ship St. Mary’s. Students at St. Mary’s College who were moved off campus while mold is cleared from their dorms have a another residence. They’ll stay temporarily on a private cruise ship docked on St. Mary’s River.
Who’s laughing now? The District has been hit by a recent string of political and government scandals, but a strong economy and continued development have protected the city from feeling the fallout.
Mitt Romney in Fairfax. The Republican presidential candidate will travel to Fairfax with Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) today. Stay with PostLocal for the story.