Posts Tagged ‘j. edgar hoover building’

FBI Headquarters Will Not Stay in D.C.

It's official: D.C., for better or worse, won't be able to keep the FBI headquarters within city limits. The agency has long been trying to leave its outdated, Brutalist digs on Pennsylvania Avenue NW, and has been looking at new headquarter sites in Virginia, Maryland, and D.C.
Today, the U.S. General Service Administration announced its short list of [...]

What’s Next for D.C.’s Brutalist Buildings?

Last week marked the beginning of the end for the Third Church of Christ, Scientist at 16th and I streets NW, better known to the public as “D.C.’s ugliest church.” The 1970 structure had few fans (least of all its own congregation, which fought the building’s designation as a historic landmark in 1991 and applied [...]

The Needle: Teddy for Halloween

Teddy Wins: Will freshly victorious Teddy Roosevelt be a hit for Halloween tonight? This Teddy costume, made in Colorado of all places, looks pretty good. +3
Yellow Card: Post-Sandy rescheduling has put D.C. United at a disadvantage against the New York Red Bulls. -4