Posts Tagged ‘boston’

Washington Post Local Editor Talks Running, Then Reporting on Boston Marathon

When two bombs went off at the Boston Marathon yesterday afternoon, the Washington Post had already had a reporter on the scene: local editor Vernon Loeb, who had just finished running the marathon himself. Within minutes of the explosions, Loeb had already sent an email about the blasts to Executive Editor Marty Baron, he said [...]

We Love D.C. Expanding to Boston

D.C.'s homegrown media brands are creeping northward. Brightest Young Things is expanding to New York, and now, City Desk learns, current and former writers at We Love D.C. are launching the Boston-centric We Love Beantown next week.
We Love Beantown is the brainchild of ex-We Love D.C. writers and current Boston residents Dave Levy and Dan [...]

Why Not Turn All D.C. Fountains Into Spray Parks?

Big day coming up in Petworth: The spray park at the Petworth Rec Center is about to open.
Howard Marshall, director of the facility, tells me that the fountains are being worked on and will be turned on for the season next Monday, June 15. And the spray park will be open Monday to Saturday through [...]