Georgetown to honor dictators’ wives on Martin Luther King Day

When Jack DeGioia, Adrian Fenty, and John Thompson go to the Kennedy Center today, it won’t be for the free Brian McKnight concert. Together, they’ll present the first ladies of Zambia, Rwanda, and Ethiopia with the John Thompson… Read More

End of the road for D.C. police chief

It seems D.C.’s police chief will be gone in the very near future. Metropolitan Police Chief Charles Ramsey has long been known to have a less-than-amicable relationship with Mayor-Elect Adrian Fenty, and his departure has long been rumored…. Read More

Barry’s shrunken influence

The Washington City Paper’s Loose Lips column this week published a sweet photo of Washington’s former mayor Marion Barry sporting a trademark brimmed hat in what appears to be his own little patch of Ward 8. Despite Barry’s… Read More