Latest from Paul Schwartzman
Democrats capture the General Assembly and consolidate power.
  • Nov 6, 2019
Juli Briskman lost her job after her gesture. Now she’s a county supervisor.
  • Nov 5, 2019
The designation would impose new hurdles on redeveloping the public housing complex.
  • Oct 31, 2019
The joy of overhearing the crowd’s roar, even if you can’t afford a ticket.
  • Oct 26, 2019
In Virginia, incumbent Republican David Yancey faces a new challenge from Democrat Shelly Simonds
  • Oct 25, 2019
Longtime congressman who died Thursday was a powerful presence in Washington and on his city’s streets.
  • Oct 17, 2019
The Bowser administration opposes historic designation for Barry Farm Dwellings on property that once hosted freed slaves.
  • Sep 25, 2019
The mayor installed 51-star flags along Pennsylvania Avenue to symbolize the city’s quest.
  • Sep 16, 2019
  • Perspective
The building is known as the St. Urban, and you can find it in architecture books described as a fine example of Beaux Arts design. Here is where the joys and dramas unfolded: the visits from grandparents; the bar mitzvahs; the opening of report cards; the naps; and the teenage fights.
  • Sep 10, 2019
As Hall Brothers shuts down after nearly 80 years, the owner seeks to preserve burial records that document a disappearing black Washington
  • Sep 5, 2019