Posts Tagged ‘Marion Barry’

D.C. Sets Employment Goal for Older Summer Jobs Program Participants

This is the first year 22-, 23-, and 24-year-olds are eligible to participate in SYEP.

District Line Daily: Marion Barry U.

UDC could be renamed the "Marion S. Barry Jr. University of the District of Columbia."

District Line Daily: Marion C. Barry

This morning, it snowed.

Chatter: Mayor-for-Strife

What you said about what we said last week.

These Streets Will Be Closed for Marion Barry’s Funeral

Streets throughout the city will be closed between Thursday and Saturday.

A Turkey Giveaway Without Marion Barry? “It Ain’t Fun”

His office is giving out 3,000 turkeys today near the Anacostia Metro station.

On Marion Barry’s Last Night, the Mayor-for-Life Was Still Making Friends

One Anacostia resident who says Marion Barry is his hero got to chat with the former mayor Saturday night.

District Line Daily: Remembering Marion Barry

The city reflects on the death of its mayor-for-life.

District Line Daily: Local Immigrants Celebrate

Marion Barry was hospitalized Thursday.

This Week’s Page Three Photo

600 Block of T Street NW, November 4
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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 [...]

The Needle: Perks of Marion Barry

Above the Law: Marion Barry was able to get his Jaguar out of the impound lot free of charge after a weekend car collision highlighted thousands of dollars in unpaid parking and traffic tickets for that one car. The owner of D.C. Towing and Recovery says he comped the impound for the mayor-for-life because he wanted to show [...]

District Line Daily: One of the Many Relisha Rudd Case Mysteries

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Countless mysteries still persist in the unsolved case of missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd. Today the Washington Post examines [...]

District Line Daily: The Last Pitcher Show

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Dewey Beach might be ready to ditch its misfit reputation. But what happens when a party [...]

The Needle: Dairy King

 
Yoga, Yogurt, Same Difference: Marion Barry really knows how to make headlines. When Barry was asked by a reporter Friday about the "yoga tax," he came out strongly and decisively against the "yogurt tax," a nonexistent measure that would apparently tax yogurt. The mayor-for-life said the tax is "crazy" because yogurt, like cottage cheese, is healthy. A [...]

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