Tuesday Jul 8
BAN Pesticides in Montgomery County, Maryland
Let our lawmakers know Montgomery County residents are tired of running for cover every time lawn pesticide companies come around to assault our families and neighborhoods! SIGN this petition to ask Montgomery County lawmakers to be leaders in giving us public health rights and protect us from toxic cosmetic lawn pesticides -- What are Cosmetic ... (more)
Fourth of July celebrations in and around D.C.
The Fourth of July in Washington brings to mind images of fireworks exploding against the backdrop of the nation's grandest monuments.
The Washington Post
Kelly: Old photographs bring old Petworth back to life on Fourth of July
John Kelly writes "John Kelly's Washington," a daily look at Washington's less-famous side.
New businesses open in Takoma Park
McDoris Fashion and Fabric is at 7635 New Hampshire Ave. It relocated there from Washington, D.C. “because of the area's international flavor and large African customer base,” the Takoma/Langley Crossroads Development Authority said in a press release.
Matt Drudge gives rare interview on WTOP Friday
More than the gridlock in Washington, political commentator Matt Drudge is concerned with immigration and the situation at America's border.
Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space
Design of the apartment building at the Takoma Metro: offering better design cues
Technically, the design shown in the rendering for the proposed EYA apartment building at the Takoma Metro Station is a placeholder, and a final design will be produced pending other stages of the planning process.
2 Md. teens arrested for vehicle theft
Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1v6Kv5X Police said they arrested Ian Zapata, 19, of Washington, D.C. and a 17-year-old male from Queens Chapel in Maryland.