Posts Tagged ‘Nikita Stewart’

The Needle: Underground Music?

Sound of Silence: Redditors wonder why they aren't cool enough to be invited to the 9:30 Club's secret shows because there are, of course, secret shows. +3
Two-Buck Chuck: The Trader Joe's coming to 14th and U streets NW just applied for a liquor license, which means the neighborhood is one step closer to some cheap and tasty $2 [...]

Post Reporter Who Broke Gray Scandals Leaves Local

Nikita Stewart just won't leave Mayor Vince Gray alone. Stewart, the Washington Post Local reporter who dogged the mayor's first term with a series of scoops, is moving to a different department of the paper...but she's staying on the Gray investigation.
Stewart, who broke stories about Sulaimon Brown, fat government salaries, and the shadow campaign, is [...]

Weekend in Review—Crony Edition

As if D.C. Council Chairman Vince Gray needed another prod to jump into the mayor's race, the Washington Post came through for him on Sunday morning. Splashed across the top of page A01 is an investigative story about Mayor Adrian M. Fenty's relationship with key cronies Sinclair Skinner and Omar Karim.

Snow Cleanup Funds Scarce: Loose Lips Daily

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IN CASE YOU MISSED IT—DDOT Starts Construction on 11th Street Bridge Project, Sort of; and what's up with Cathy Lanier's latest All Hands On Deck summons?
Morning all. Given all [...]

Nakamura Out in WaPo City Hall Shuffle

Changes are coming to the Washington Post's all-important city hall beats.
In mid-May, David Nakamura, who has covered Mayor Adrian M. Fenty since his 2007 inauguration, will leave town for a yearlong fellowship sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations. Replacing him on full-time executive branch coverage around May 1 will be Nikita Stewart, who has [...]