Posts Tagged ‘d.c. metro’

The Needle: The Race to Cohabitation

Romance, D.C. Style: This guy wants to find a wife ASAP. Why? He needs someone to split his $1,800 rent for a studio. The rent is too damn high! (h/t PoPville) -4
Chicken Scratch: Some friendly D.C. neighbors broke Metro rules and ate some tasty chicken wings on the train and left a morbid collection of bones as evidence. -3

The Needle: Alt In The Family

Voiced Out: The editor of the Baltimore City Paper, which was just purchased by none other than the Baltimore Sun, wrote a blog post today explaining how its soon-to-be-former owner, Times-Shamrock Communications, has censored the alt-weekly in the wake of the purchase. Fuck. -5
Who Dunnit?: A Loudoun County Jack Russell Terrier was mysteriously (and pretty viciously) attacked [...]

Man Allegedly Steals $10,000 Worth of Copper From Metro Facilities

The trickle-down effect of the global copper shortage has hit the Metro system.
The Metro Transit Police announced Thursday evening that, after a months-long investigation, it arrested a man for stealing copper wire from Metro facilities in Maryland.
James J. Mulcahey III allegedly took copper from Metro facilities including Greenbelt Rail Yard, between June and November. He [...]