01 Jul 2015


Worst Storm Since 2012 Derecho Does Damage to Capitol Hill

Although many of you slept right through it, the storm that hit our area last night was the worst since the 2012 Derecho hit the region, according to the Washington Post. A Derecho storm covers a much wider swath of land than this storm did, but the effects were felt widely in the area. Alert […]

05 Mar 2013

Betting Odds: Preparing for #SnowQuester

Yes, our latest storm, due to “paste” us sometime tomorrow, according to the Capital Weather Gang, already has a name. A name that tickles the fancies of some, and rubs others the wrong way, but a name which will live in hashtag infamy nonetheless. A name that has come with at least one exhaustive etymological […]

30 Jun 2012

Neighborhood Damage: A sad story in pictures and Tweets

Thank you to all the @thehillishome followers and contributors whose pictures and Tweets made this post possible: we literally could not have done this without you. Follow us on Twitter: @thehillishome Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thehillishome PS: Wondering what a Derecho is? Wikipedia to the rescue! [View the story “The damage and the Tweets” on […]

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