Mayor Vincent C. Gray, as part of his promise to be more responsive to the community, held the first “One City Summit” to get ideas from the public on government policy and budget at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. on Feb. 11, 2012. (Marvin Joseph/The Washington Post)

An on-the-scene summary from a facilitator at this past weekend’s One City Summit. (Jeff-for-progress via DC Blogs)

From custom Porsches to yellow diamonds the region’s wealthy are spending as much as they always have. (Washington Post)

With Valentine’s Day being a day away, here are five tips for securing a restaurant reservation. (Borderstan)

Some advanced statistical analysis of the Hoyas’ 71-61 win over St. John’s. (Hoya Prospectus)

Should cities like Washington, D.C. make it considerably easier for developers to construct taller buildings? (The Atlantic Cities)