District of DeBonis: Arts

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 08/07/2013

No amphitheater for Chuck Brown Park

The city scaled back the plans announced by Mayor Vincent C. Gray at Brown's May 2012 funeral.

By Mike DeBonis  |  10:17 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arts, Music, Neighborhoods, Politics

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 07/22/2013

Freeway pylon paint job cost $50,000

"Water Pylons" didn't hold up to the elements and began peeling after just a few months.

By Sadie Dingfelder  |  11:24 AM ET, 07/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arts, Neighborhoods

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 04/02/2013

Big break for Blues Alley?

The Georgetown club is the subject of a D.C. Council proposal entitling it to 10 years worth of property tax breaks on "newly leased or purchased property in the District."

By Mike DeBonis  |  11:41 AM ET, 04/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Arts, DeMorning Links, Politics