Posts Tagged ‘Chuck Brown’

Behold, the New Chuck Brown Park!

Amid a healthy dose of controversy, Mayor Vince Gray and other city officials celebrated the groundbreaking of Chuck Brown Memorial Park this afternoon—not coincidentally, the late Brown's birthday. The park, located within Langdon Park, will not have a 900-seat amphitheater, as earlier planned. Nor will it have a 200-seat amphitheater, as later amended. In fact, it [...]

An Imagined, Albeit Real, Conversation about Barack Hussein Obama Park

And he thinks health care is causing trouble!
This is what we talk about when we don't actually talk to each other.
Last Tuesday, Councilmember Jim Graham announced that he was proposing legislation to re-name a newly renovated oasis of park benches, young trees, and rubberized basketball surface in Columbia Heights.
At an official opening day celebration, [...]