Posts Tagged ‘Lincoln Memorial’

District Line Daily: More Walmart Woes

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The plan to build a Walmart in a New York Avenue shopping center in Northeast has [...]

Photos: 50th Anniversary March on Washington

More photos.  Lincoln Memorial Grounds, August 28th.  © 2013 Matt Dunn

The Needle: That-Which-Must-Not-Be-Named

Philanthro-bust: The "philanthropub" Cause is closing temporarily for repairs, which likely won't lead to a major drop in the District's collective charitable donations. -1
That-Which-Must-Not-Be-Named: The Cleveland Park listerv this week officially banned the given name of the District's football team. +5

Lincoln Memorial Could Reopen Today Following Vandalism

A vandal with a abstract-expressionist streak splattered green paint on the Lincoln Memorial overnight, according to U.S. Park Police. Park Police Capt. Steven Booker told CNN that the police were alerted to the incident just before 1:30 a.m. A National Park Service spokesperson told reporters this morning that workers are removing the paint and the [...]

District Line Daily: Algae Anxiety

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Hit the streets and get your hard copy of Washington City Paper. In this week's [...]

Photo: Lincoln Memorial

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Photo: Lincoln Memorial

April 12, 2012

Photo: In Transit

Postcards From Home: Film and Paper Archive

Lincoln Memorial, 1989

Memorial Bridge, January 17

Obama Coming Out of the Closet

To make up for the boo-hiss the Prez-Elect's getting from the GLBT community, organizers of the star-packed Lincoln Memorial concert on Sunday signed up the Rev. Gay himself, V. Gene Robinson, Episcopalians' openly man-loving bishop. AND he promises not to go all Christian on the invocation. But that's not all. The Gay Men's Chorus of [...]

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