The Washington City Paper’s possible new overlord has a Trumpian relationship to the truth, NoMa nabs the new Peace Corps HQ, why there are two Metro stations at Farragut Square, and other news of the day in the District.
- First snowfall of the season could be coming at the end of this week. [CWG]
- Here’s a headline for you. [Post]
- Now seems as good a time as ever to celebrate a drink that’s little more than a glass of gin. [DC Refined]
- Armstrong Williams says that he doesn’t want to change the Washington City Paper before outlining plans to basially turn it into kindling. [Post]
- The Smithsonian Institution is working on putting more of its treasures online. [WAMU]
- “Back and ready to ruin your yuletide cheer.” [WCP]
- Former Panera employees file a class action suit over overtime. [WBJ]
- Red Line closure is as good a time as any to ask why we don’t have more dedicated bus lanes. [WAMU]
- Hallelujah. [Fox5]
- How Farragut Square came to have two Metro stations. [GGW]
- Power struggle-induced limbo of four historic homes in Anacostia might finally come to an end. [WAMU]
- The Peace Corps has a new home in NoMa. [WBJ]
- The principal at Ballou HS has been reassigned after news broke of inflated graduation rate. [NBC4]
- DC Central Kitchen sets a new goal: diverting 1 million tons of food waste. [WJLA]
- A president-less Kennedy Center Honors. [Washingtonian]
- On Mike Isabella’s culinary empire. [Washingtonian]
The week started as summer and is ending, unmistakably, as fall. On the plus side, we have a stretch of crisp, sunny days ahead, with the exception of some rain…
A 5 BD/2 BA home with a light-filled den and screened back porch is included in Open Houses.
Early voting got off to a muted start today (Thursday) at the Arlington County government headquarters in Courthouse. “We had a line of five voters when we opened at 8…
Wakefield High School and Claremont Elementary School were secured today in response to reports of gunfire in nearby Bailey’s Crossroads.
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Lyon Park & Ashton Heights’ biennial home & garden biennial tour is back. The tour will include contemporary custom homes, older historic bungalows as well as renovated properties. One of the stunning homes on the tour is pictured above. In addition to beautiful & unique homes, the Villa & Vistas ’22 event will conclude with a festive reception at the Lyon Park Community Center at 414 N Fillmore Street, Arlington VA 22201. What could be better right?
All proceeds from this event will go to the Lyon Park Citizens Association (LPCA) towards our neighborhood jewel & hub, the Lyon Park Community Center (LPCC).
When: Sunday, October 2nd, Noon – 4 PM.
Where: Meet to get your tickets and the tour map at the Lyon Park Community Center (414 N Fillmore Street) We will have a table with information outside.
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