Posts Tagged ‘Greater Greater Washington’

Did WaPo Salmonella Report Incite an Organic Chicken Scare at Local Farmers Markets?

The blog Greater Greater Washington is blaming a recent article in the Washington Post for scaring customers of local farmers markets about the safety of organic chickens and prompting some vendors to stop selling the poultry. The report, written by journalism students at the University of Maryland and reprinted by the Post, found pathogens on […]

Sidewalk Cafes: A Public-Private Enterprise That Benefits Whom?

Greater Greater Washington posted a fascinating item yesterday about Sette Osteria's desire to enclose its sidewalk patio near the corner of 20th Street and Connecticut Avenue NW. Blogger David Alpert uses the proposal as an opportunity to analyze how private businesses use public space, sometimes to the detriment of the people, who have to sacrifice […]