Posts Tagged ‘marion s. Barry jr.’

Photos: Turkey Giveaway

Weekend in Review

Excuse me for mislabeling the title of this blog post: How can you have a weekend-in-review post for a three-day weekend that hasn't concluded just yet?
This is the King. Jr. holiday weekend. To commemorate the occasion, the Washington Post has written an editorial.

Shelton Pledges “Coalition” to Support Gray Run

R. Donahue Peebles has had his say regarding the 2010 mayoral race.
So, now, has the Washington Post.
Which brings up the next question: What does Cardell Shelton have to say about the matter?

“Dead-blogging” the D.C. Council

Just as "live-blogging" covers events of special and immediate significance, "dead-blogging" covers events of no and dated significance. In other words, a perfect pursuit for the week between the holidays. Herewith, some dead-blogging of the proceedings on Channel 13, which covers the D.C. Council.
–Ward 8 Councilmember Marion S. Barry Jr. is talking about legislation [...]

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Morning all. Big news of this Dead Week Tuesday is that a tree fell. Indeed, early on Tuesday morning, three [...]

Sherwood: On a Story

Venerable WRC-TV correspondent Tom Sherwood, the dean of the D.C. local politics reportocracy, is working on a piece about fire hydrants, and how they don't work. So he's skulking around in the John A. Wilson Building and has managed to collar a couple of residents who live near dysfunctional fire hydrants. Next step is to [...]