A Groundhog Day scandal, new bill gives women easier access to birth control, and other news of the day over in the District.
- Mayor signs law that will allow many women to get contraception without a doctor’s visit. [NBC]
- Artsy things to do this week. [East City Art]
- Man struck by train at Benning Road Metro station. [Fox 5]
- Residents change habits as flu worsens this year. [NBC]
- Nine airlines donate $28 million to Air and Space Museum for a makeover. [Post]
- Restaurant closes in Shaw. [Popville]
- You now have more time to go to Seylou Bakery. [Popville]
- February weather outlook for D.C.–sans the ground hog. [CWG]
- London man will be deported after pleading guilty to trying to rob a Georgetown student. [Post]
- $250 million development in Buzzard Point is getting underway with the gutting of the U.S. Coast Guard’s former headquarters. [WBJ]
- “There has been no collusion between Potomac Phil and Punxsutawney Phil.” [Express]
- A neighborhood boundary debate. [Popville]
- Where you need to eat on Capitol Hill this year. [Hill Is Home]
- Sunday night dinner deals. [Urban Scrawl]
- A big change at the Washington Monument. [WTOP]
- D.C. flower delivery startup goes national in time for Valentine’s Day. [WBJ]
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Join us at Art House 7 this Saturday 4-7pm for our Annual Open House – Teacher and Student art show!
Meet our teachers
See student and teacher artwork
Teacher’s paintings, ceramics, notecards will be for sale
Enjoy beverages and light refreshments
All attendees get a $20 gift certificate off a class
30% off everything in our Supply Store for holiday gifts
Sat. Dec. 3, 4-7pm
Art House 7
The Alternative Christmas Market is back! At First Presbyterian Church Arlington in Ballston, located at 601 N. Vermont Street, Arlington VA 22203, on Sunday, December 4th from 9:30am to 1:00pm. Parking available.
Vendors and products this year include: 10,000 Villages, Olive Oil Ministry, African Team Ministries, Community Coalition for Haiti, Heifer, African Market Baskets, Café Justo, Thistle Farms, Southwest Indian Foundation, and Together We Bake.
Buy gifts for everyone on your list, and support these great organizations, artisans, and global neighbors. See you there!
NCE’s Holiday Concert will bring the finest classical masterpieces and holiday favorites together for the whole family. The festivities begin with Leroy Anderson’s classic “Sleigh Ride” and “Chanukkah Festival”, music from the Nutcracker and by J.S. Bach.
Outstanding Young Artist