Posts Tagged ‘Key Bridge’

District Line Daily: Catania’s Almost in the Race

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Mayoral candidate David Catania turned in 7,000 signatures—more than twice the required amount—to the D.C. Board [...]

Video: Bros Jump Off the Key Bridge and Live

Yesterday's Key Bridge jumper incident snarled interstate traffic and inspired snarky tweets, but fortunately, it didn't involve an actual jump.
But attempting to leap off the Key Bridge doesn't always inspire such drama. Sometimes, as in the surprisingly well-produced video above, it's just two bros wearing Burger King crowns, plummeting into the Potomac.

Occupy Key Bridge

March to Key Bridge Gallery.  Nov. 17th.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

The Needle: Baltimore United Edition

What Will Keep United In D.C.?: Baltimore wasn't playing when it decided to make a bid for D.C. United, which isn't happy, or profitable, playing at RFK. (Fans, meanwhile, aren't happy with the team's inability to make the playoffs.) Major League Soccer has been surveying fans up I-95 about how they'd feel about a soccer [...]

Photo: Running to Rosslyn

May 2011
Key Bridge

© 2011 Don Harris

COG E-Mail Freaks Out Film Office

Tomorrow, between 9:30 a.m. and noon, Hollywood stunt types will be staging a special effects fire-flash on the Potomac River just north of Key Bridge. They will be "blowing up," but not really blowing up, a sculling boat as part of a pilot episode for "Washington Field," a series about an elite group of FBI [...]

CBS to Blow Stuff Up on the Potomac Wednesday

For a pilot about the FBI that may or may not get picked up for a show that stars someone who recently wrapped a miniseries shoot with Treat Williams, CBS Paramount plans to explode a boat in D.C.
Karyn LeBlanc, director of communications for the D.C. Dept. of Transpo, says the explosion will happen on the [...]

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