20 Jun

To Do

Due to technical difficulties we couldn’t post To Do yesterday. We are so sorry if you missed the Koch brothers talk… Thursday at the Hill Center Roll Call and Hooks Books host author Dan Schulman for a book-signing event. Complimentary copies of the book, Sons of Wichita: How the Koch Brothers became America’s Most Powerful and Private Dynasty, will be distributed […]


28 May

TONIGHT: Community Meeting on Public Safety & Recent Robberies

If you have not been following the news, there have been several recent violent attacks on Capitol Hill, near Eastern Market, that have involved women being stabbed in the neck and robbed, even after surrendering their wallets and phones. In response, Tommy Wells will be holding a community meeting tonight, May 28, at 6:30 p.m. […]


25 Mar

A Lazy Voter's Guide to the April Fools' Election

You people. I don’t know why I even bother. Every election, every damn election, I’m out there telling you to vote, and like six of you do. No, you’re too busy. Or, “I don’t pay attention to that local stuff,” as if President Obama really cares that you helped carry DC for him. Or, the […]


22 Oct

H Street Chefs Get Political in Food Competition

Here’s a new election strategy in DC’s mayoral race — use food. Councilmember and mayoral hopeful Tommy Wells is putting on a food-focused fundraiser tonight that brings together a handful of chefs from the H Street corridor, all to compete in a food challenge. Wells, who kicked off his campaign on H Street earlier this year, […]


16 Oct

Charles Allen Officially Announces Ward 6 Candidacy at Backyard Gathering

Last night was about as perfect as fall evenings come: perfect for a festive backyard party. In a corner lot garden strung with lights, with cupcakes and wine dotting the tables, and kids in public school uniforms handing out stickers, Charles Allen (officially) announced he was running to represent Ward 6 on the District of […]