Thinking Spring, Thanks to Potomac Phil

February 7, 2018

The seventh annual Groundhog Day in Washington, D.C., was one of the coldest in recent memory, but the festive event went on, complete with hot chocolate, coffee and groundhog-shaped cookies. […]

Derailment Underscores Case for Funding

January 24, 2018

Last week, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Metro experienced another derailment, this time on the Red Line at the Farragut North station. More than 60 passengers were on board […]

Getting a Handle on Dockless Bikes

January 10, 2018

Last year, five dockless bike-share companies, each with its own colorful fleet of bikes, rolled out their products onto the streets of Washington, D.C. Since last September, the District Department […]

Getting to Yes on Metro

December 20, 2017

Carol Inman Glover was a mother of two and a grandmother of three. Like thousands of people in the D.C. region, she used Metro to commute to and from work […]

Looking Out for One Another

December 6, 2017

The annual Salvation Army and Safeway Feast of Sharing is the official kickoff of the holiday season in the District. What a wonderful and well attended event! This year’s feast, […]

Thankful for Dedicated Local Reporters

November 28, 2017

On Nov. 2, Joe Ricketts, CEO of DNAinfo and Gothamist, decided to shut down one of Washington, D.C.’s many local media outlets, DCist. Without fanfare or advanced notice, the news […]

Making a Difference in Ward 2

October 25, 2017

Fall is now fully upon us. Soon we’ll start to notice leaves changing colors. This season is one of my favorite times of year, not only for the changing colors, […]

Dogs, Bikes and Nats

October 11, 2017

Last week, the District Council wasted no time in addressing a citywide issue that affects dog owners and restaurateurs alike. On Tuesday, Oct. 3, the Council voted unanimously to pass […]

Jack Evans Report

September 28, 2017

If you’re a District resident and you’ve noticed more noise from airplanes, you’re not alone. In 2016, there were 36,653 noise complaints made to the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Increased […]

Jack Evans Report: Charlottesville

August 23, 2017

It is heartbreaking that three individuals lost their lives during a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last week. There is no place in society for any group to incite […]