Thursday Aug 28
The Washington Post
Shining Stars under-enrolled after scramble for location
Last spring, Shining Stars Montessori Academy had a wait list with more than 200 names on it.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
UberX Slashes Prices, Dealing A Blow to D.C. Cabs
Uber has fired another salvo in the intense competition for vehicle-for-hire business in the D.C. region, slashing rates for its popular "ridesharing" service UberX by 15 percent.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Gap Factory Store joins DC Usa, more space to meditate in Cleveland Park
It will be the first tenant to occupy the space . While there are discount stores at DC USA - Marshalls, Five Below, DSW, Payless - the Gap Factory appears to be the first true outlet store to sign up.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Metro adds longer buses to busy corridor
Since the S9 "express" service was introduced five years ago, ridership has increased 25 percent and now tops more than 20,000 daily passengers.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space
Historic preservation is not the bogeyman for finding cheap apartments in DC
Today's Post has an article, " The new housing market: Why it's so hard to find a cheap apartment in Washington, D.C. ," with this line about strategies for producing more and lower cost housing: In D.C., you could even ditch the large historic districts that make it extremely difficult to build anything substantial in many desirable neighborhoods.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Northwest D.C. apartment fire leaves 60 homeless
WASHINGTON A fire ripped through a Northwest D.C. apartment building Thursday night, leaving 60 people homeless.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
JBG sells historic 14th Street Matchbox building, reserves development rights
The JBG Cos. is continuing its selling spree in the District, dropping the historic 1901 14th St. NW, home to Matchbox, to a New York real estate firm for $7.7 million.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Anwan Glover, 'The Wire' actor, stabbed in Washington nightclub
In Nassau road construction. left lane closed on Rt-107 SB south of Bridge St/Village Sq/Continental Pl and Bridge St in Glen Cove In Nassau road construction.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Wire Actor Anwan Glover Stabbed In Nightclub
Anwan Glover, who played gang member Slim Charles in hit TV series The Wire, has been stabbed in a Washington DC nightclub.
The Wire's Anwan Glover 'stabbed and beaten' inside a nightclub in Washington, DC
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