4th of July!

Interesting Area News

While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs and web sites and found the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.

  • First Night Alexandria – a preview (WUSA 9)
  • Scientists propose drastic changes to the yearly calendar (NBC Washington)
  • Verizon Wireless customers will pay a fee for paying their bill (WJLA)
  • Say what? Virginia Republicans to require a ‘loyalty oath’ in the primary (Virginia Politics blog)
  • Top 11 D.C. sports moments (D.C. Sports Bog)

P.G. County Motorcycle Squad Ready To Escort The Minnesota Vikings

Interesting Area News

While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs and web sites and found the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.

  • Confirmed: Crime is up in D.C. because Police are spending so much time with #OccupyDC (NBC Washington)
  • ATF Task Force working on containing violent crime in Northern Virginia (Washington Post)
  • Don’t look now – Commuting costs to soar in 2012 (WUSA 9)
  • Park Policeman killed in the line of duty remembered at funeral (WJLA)
  • Alexandria’s Own Capitol Steps turns 30 years old (Washington Post Lifestyle)
  • Why Rick Perry has the law on his side in Virginia (Ballot Access News)

Metrorail Train Arrives At Foggy Bottom

Interesting Area News

While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs and web sites and found the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.

  • Metro still investigating why brake part fell off of train. (Dr. Gridlock)
  • Have you seen this girl? Local Police want your help finding missing teen. (NBC Washington)
  • The Gazette Packet wants to know – what is your New Year’s resolution? (Connection Newspapers)
  • Confirmed: Senator Mark Warner among the one percent in Congress. (Old Town Alexandria Patch)
  • Funeral for Park Police officer due to tie up D.C. traffic today. (Dr. Gridlock)
  • Too much celebrating this holiday week? Get a free cab ride. Here’s how (WUSA 9)
  • Sacre Bleu! Are Maria Shriver & Arnold Schwarzenegger reconciling? (DCist)
  • How the heck did the NFL’s leading tackler get left OFF the Pro Bowl team? (WJLA)

Random Acts

Interesting Area News

While you slept, showered, shaved, and got your Starbucks, we scanned the local papers, blogs and web sites and found the most interesting stories in them you might have missed.