The District Council voted 11-2 to override Mayor Muriel Bowser’s veto of B22-0408 Fare Evasion Decriminalization Amendment Act of 2018 this week.  Phil Mendelson and Jack Evans, who voted against the bill originally, remained the only Councilmembers not in...
by Davis Kennedy The Glover Park post office at 2336 Wisconsin Ave. is not receiving mail when it should. Last Friday, January 11th, 2019, it did not receive any, according to Ms. Akiko, who staffs it. Neither did it on Monday, January 14th. The...
New police boundaries now in effect On Thursday, January 10th, MPD’s new police district and police service area boundaries went into effect.  One the past nine months, MPD evaluated boundaries established in 2012, taking into account current workload, anticipated population...
Mayor Bowser made an appearance on Fox 5 Wednesday morning, January 16th, to reiterate her vow to curb D.C.’s crime rate, especially the city’s recent spike in homicides.  So far this year, the number of killings in the District...
Metro plans to “save money by reducing maintenance expenses on property Metro no longer needs, while generating additional capital and operating expenses.” In other words, it’s selling off property that is being promoted as “ideal for development.” From less...
At the ANC 2A Jan. 16 meeting: * The commission greeted three new members: Nicole Goldin, Jeri Epstein and Trupti Patel. Golden said she works in international development. Epstein said his major concerns are local traffic problems, safe sidewalks and...
During her Second Term Outlook Address on Tuesday, postponed due to Monday’s snow, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced renewed priorities for her next four years in office as well as a series of organizational changes within the D.C. Government. “In term...
With the holiday season now at a close, you might be looking for an environmentally friendly way to dispose of seasonal trees and greenery.  The DC Department of Public Works (DPW) provides District residents with two easy options for...
A standing room only crowd — out the door and down the hallway — convened for ANC 2B’s first meeting of 2019.  But despite the excitement of new Commissioners’ swearing in and the election of new officers, most were...
So far this year, the weather has been mild, but the National Weather Service claims a wintry mix may be in our future!  Prepare for the possibility of ice and snow by considering your winter weather removal plan now.  First,...

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