Colby Itkowitz is a reporter on the Post's local desk. She previously anchored the Inspired Life blog and covered the quirks of national politics and the federal government. She’s formerly The Morning Call’s DC Correspondent. Before that, she was a transportation reporter at Congressional Quarterly. Colby is a proud native of Lancaster, PA - which she will tell you is much more than Amish Country - and lives in Logan Circle with her husband Chad.