Village A water main to be fixed early Saturday morning

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The replacement of the pipe that ruptured early Saturday morning will occur on Feb. 1, beginning at 1 a.m. and concluding at 5 a.m., Robin Morey, Vice President for Planning and Facilities Management, told Vox in an email. The water main break was caused by extreme temperatures and lack of water use at the time. For a quick […]

Village A water not safe to drink due to water main break

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Update 5:40 pm: The water main has been temporarily fixed, restoring regular water service, though further repairs will be needed later this week. The Office of Residential Living suggests running the water for a few minutes before using. Update 3:44 pm: Bikes along Library Walk near Lau were removed this morning, as they were in the way […]

Breaking: GUSA announces change in open container policy

Congratulations, Henle and Village A—you’re now part of a test program to see if students really can “enjoy responsibly.” As of this week, the open container policy has been changed to allow open containers in the publicly shared spaces in Village A and Henle. In groups of roughly 15 or smaller, students will be allowed […]

Vox‘s Voting Guide: GUSA Candidates for Village A

Starting today and continuing throughout the week, Vox Populi will provide you with a series of posts on each GUSA candidate running for Senate. We start here with the senators running for Village A dorms, Nate Tisa and Lawrence Slusky. Look back later today for Southwest Quad and Alumni Square! Lawrence Slusky (COL ’14): The Voice of the […]

Burglary in Village A, student reports missing cash

At some point between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. yesterday morning, an apartment in Village A was burglarized, with a student reporting a small amount of cash missing from her wallet. The public safety alert does not specify the nature of the incident, though the vast majority of robberies in the apartment complex have been […]

Public Safety Alert: Forcible fondling at Village A Friday evening

Between 5:45 and 6:00 p.m. Friday, a forcible fondling occurred at Village A, according to a public safety alert about the incident. At 6:19 p.m. a student called DPS to report the incident. DPS and MPD responded to investigate and search for the suspect, who was last seen walking west between Leo O’Donovan Hall and […]

University announces security changes following burglaries

The Department of Public Safety and the Metropolitan Police Department are stepping up their presence near Village A following the rash of burglaries over the past few weeks in the area. In an email sent on Friday to Village A residents, Stephanie Lynch, director of Residence Life, and Joseph Smith, associate director of DPS, announced […]

Public Safety Alert: Forced burglary attempt in Village A

At approximately 1:30 a.m. this morning, a female student was walking back to her Village A apartment when an unidentified suspect attempted to force his way into the residence. According to a Public Safety Alert, the suspect “followed the student home [and] grabbed her arm” before trying to enter the apartment. After a male student […]

Public Safety Alert: Attempted burglary in Village A

7:15 p.m. update: According to an email sent to Village A residents by Area Coordinate Cory Peterson, the Office of Residence Life and the Department of Public Safety will host a town hall meeting in the Village A community room tomorrow night at 9 p.m. to discuss the recent robberies. Original post: At 12:22 a.m. […]

Apartment in Village A burglarized

According to a Public Safety Alert sent out tonight, a Village A apartment was burglarized on Tuesday evening. The incident occurred sometime between 5:00 and 6:30 p.m. Tuesday and was reported to the Department of Public Safety at 8:04 p.m. that evening. According to the alert, entry to the apartment was made through an unlocked […]

Village A apartment burglarized

According to a public safety alert sent out tonight by the Department of Public Safety, a Village A apartment was burglarized early Saturday morning. The apartment was unoccupied at the time of the burglary and a door to the apartment was unlocked. Due to the residence being unoccupied, DPS had no reported description of the […]