Posts Tagged ‘REEVES CENTER’

District Line Daily: Marion Barry Jr., 1936-2014

Will D.C. get to keep the Reeves Center?

District Line Daily: Reeves Center Nixed From Stadium Deal?

Maryland tax breaks for House of Cards was a bad deal for taxpayers.

District Line Daily: Judge Overturns Key Provision of D.C. Gun Laws

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The District's ban on carrying handguns in public places is unconstitutional, according to a federal judge's ruling this [...]

District Line Daily: The Other Local Soccer News

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D.C. officials and local soccer supporters packed the Wilson Building yesterday to attend the first [...]

Will the 14th and U Farmers Market Survive the Reeves Center Land Swap?

Planning for the redevelopment of the Reeves Center may be in its nascent stages, but area residents are already agitating to ensure that the neighborhood's Saturday farmers market at 14th and U survives the potential leveling of the D.C. government-owned building.
The city announced in July that it plans to swap the Reeves Center, which houses [...]

The Sky Is Falling!

A tipster who prefers to remain anonymous sends in these photos of foam blocks that fell from the Reeves Center this morning, and the ensuing chaos on 14th Street NW:

The Needle: Administrative Leave Edition

The Bike Rent Is Too Damn High: Membership has its privileges, according to American Express. Capital Bikeshare apparently agrees. The service is raising fees for casual users by 33 percent, as well as hiking the cost of a 24-hour membership from $5 to $7. Longer-term members won't pay more—which is to say, finally, the tourists [...]

The Beer Issue Is Here!

Beer. Beer. Beer! Pick up this week's City Paper in a box near you (or read the website) to get the latest on beer and D.C. In this week's cover story, Tammy Tuck tries to find out why craft beer in the District is so damn high:
Ask craft-beer folks about prices and they tend to stress their [...]

From Loose Lips: Sex in the Reeves Center (and in Car under Reeves Center)

Well, this happened:
A recent report by the Inspector General says two city officials misused city property by "engaging in sexual activity" in a Reeves Center office and a city-owned car in the building's parking garage. The employees, a female District Department of Transportation staffer and a male Office of Unified Communications worker, also used their government-issued [...]

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