Metro is upgrading its fleet of buses to include some that run on alternative fuel. (Courtesy of WMATA/COURTESY OF WMATA)

Metro is upgrading its bus fleet to replace older diesel buses with new, hybrid-electric ones. (Greater Greater Washington)

A look the media coverage of the bicyclist who was hit by a truck on U Street Tuesday. (The Wash Cycle)

The first part of an in-depth analysis of how top quarterback prospect Robert Griffin III’s skills would fit in on the Redskins. (Hog’s Haven)

Karen R. Toles, a Prince George’s County council member was ticketed for going more than 100 mph on the Capital Beltway. (Washington Post)

An exclusive look at the new Stage Burger Lounge, opening this week in Silver Spring. (Thayer Avenue)