Posts Tagged ‘John A. Wilson Building’

Napkin Sketch: Watching the Inauguration at the Wilson Building

Photo: Outside the Wilson Building

Rally for Mayor Gray, 1300 Block Penn. Ave, NW.  July 18th.  © 2012 Matt Dunn

Coming Soon: New Loose Lips

If you've missed Loose Lips—and with a campaign season in full swing, who hasn't?—don't despair. Starting Tuesday, Washington City Paper will send the latest LL down to the Wilson Building to bring back a full complement of news, political insight and insider gossip every week (in the paper) and every day (right here on
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Photos: Running the Numbers

Photo: Man on Phone

Wilson Building, April 1

Two Arrested Outside Fenty Offices in AIDS Protest

Two AIDS activists were arrested this afternoon after loudly protesting outside Mayor Adrian M. Fenty's city hall 'bullpen.'
The protesters, Larry Bryant and Matthew Kavanaugh, were among about a dozen members of the D.C. Fights Back coalition that entered the John A. Wilson Building after 2 p.m. today as part of an protest tied to World [...]

Fenty Car Blocks Delivery Truck!

Tsk, tsk, Mr. Mayor. Tsk, tsk.
LL was roaming the John A. Wilson Building this afternoon when noticed this scene behind the building at about 4:30:

That's Mayor Adrian M. Fenty's Smart Fortwo blocking the egress of a delivery truck. The driver told LL he'd been waiting five minutes for Hizzoner to return. LL waited along with [...]

Catania Snatches Schwartz Office

LL hears it's a done deal: At-Large Councilmember David A. Catania has claimed Carol Schwartz's fab fourth-floor corner digs down at the John A. Wilson Building. The spot is prized not only for its big windows with sweet views of the Willard Hotel and Pershing Park, but its...private bathroom.
Here's what LL had penned on [...]

Inaugural Ball to Be Held at John A. Wilson Building

D.C. Wire barely scooped LL on this one: Plans are in place to throw a "51st State Inaugural Ball" within the confines of the John A. Wilson Building, the seat of the District government.
The mastermind is Ward 5 Councilmember Harry Thomas Jr., with the support of council chair Vincent C. Gray and Ward 8 Councilmember [...]