Posts Tagged ‘Columbia Heights’

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Bar Connected to Moran Arrest to Donate Sales to Anti-Violence Group

Looks like a little bit of good news is coming out of the strange story of Patrick Moran, the son of Virginia Rep. Jim Moran. Moran pleaded guilty yesterday to attacking his girlfriend outside Columbia Heights bar The Getaway earlier this month, and while both Moran's girlfriend and his father say her injuries were accidental, [...]

Rep. Jim Moran’s Son Guilty of Beating Up His Girlfriend in Columbia Heights

Patrick Moran, the son of Democratic Virginia Rep. Jim Moran, is having a bad year. First, undercover video operative James O'Keefe caught him on tape half-heartedly discussing how to commit voter fraud...while acting as the field director for his dad's campaign. Now Moran's taken a more criminal turn, pleading guilty earlier today to beating up [...]

District Line Daily: Inauguration Metro

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Metro on inauguration day 2009 was a mess, with back-ups at parking garage and crowds on [...]

The Needle: The Dark is Rising

Gathering Gloom: Thanks for daylight saving time and the approach of winter, the sun will start setting before 5 p.m. in D.C. on Sunday until January. -6
Crack is Wack: Perhaps taking the drug trade term of art "fish scale" literally, the owner of a Columbia Heights fish carry-out was also pushing crack out of his [...]

Bitchassness and Guns: Meet D.C.’s Most Eventful ANC Commissioner

Columbia Heights ANC commissioner Lenwood Johnson is getting some unwanted publicity this week, after the Washington Post's Mike DeBonis revealed that he's been using a government-issued phone to call adult phone lines. Johnson calls the lines, with names like D.C. Raven and D.C. Alibi, so much that he spent 158 hours on the phone with [...]

District Line Daily: Saucy ANC

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Something to ponder this Friday: A Columbia Heights ANC commissioner who spent 158 hours on [...]

The Needle: CCTV in PGC

Cameras All the Way Down: People have been treating Prince George's County's speed cameras poorly–shooting them, setting them on fire. Now the county is getting a whole new set of cameras to keep watch on the first set. -3

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Columbia Heights, August 6

Photo: Mayor Vincent Gray

2700 Block 14th St., NW.  July 28th.  © 2012 Matt Dunn
 

District Line Daily: Fancy Theaters in MoCo

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Dark news today, Washingtonians: Montgomery County is lapping us in the comically luxurious cineplex race. [...]

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Columbia Heights, June 2

Dorothy Brizill and Gary Imhoff’s House Burns Down

The Columbia Heights house owned by D.C. watchdog/activists Dorothy Brizill and Gary Imhoff was badly damaged in a fire Friday night, which authorities told the Washington Post "wiped out" the home.
Brizill and Imhoff jointly publish DC Watch, an email newsletter that delves into the picayune details of District government and politics.
The two-alarm fire started shortly before [...]

Photos: Silent March for Victims of LGBT Violence

Slideshow. Columbia Heights to 17th and R streets NW. March 20. © 2012 Matt Dunn

Photo: Tuesday

14th Street NW, January 17

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